Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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30 Aug
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has cautioned the Federal Government against proscribing the Yoruba Nation and the Indigenous People of Biafra
6 Aug
Sources said the heavily armed bandits stormed the community around 3:40p.m. and raided both financial institutions located around Poly Junction within the town...
29 Mar
Operatives of Lagos State Police Command attached to Ikorodu Division, on March 26, arrested three suspected traffic robbers, including their receiver, and recovered stolen phones by Ikorodu roundabout.
12 Mar
The police in Osun on Friday confirmed that two commercial motorcyclists were killed during a foiled robbery at a commercial bank at Okuku in Odo-Otin Local Government Area.
30 Jan
As many forests across the country remain under-utilised and under-secured, they have equally become safe haven of the sort to criminals, including bandits, kidnappers, robbers, cattle rustlers
26 Nov 2020
Police operatives attached to Alakuko station with the help of some communities yesterday arrested four suspected armed robbers at midnight. The suspects were said to have been terrorising and dispossessing residents
21 May 2020
It was an unusual onslaught of attacks for Lagos residents by highway robbers in recent days, who have taken advantage of the traffic snarl caused by road construction workers
15 Apr 2020
After a day of rage across communities in Agege, Alimosho, Ejigbo and Oshodi areas of Lagos State yesterday, the president’s broadcast at 7:00 p.m. which extended the lockdown by two weeks
22 Dec 2019
At exactly 11:30 pm, on Christmas Eve the whole neighbourhood of the popular Oketubo Street, in Lagos Mainland woke up to the booming of guns by some daredevil robbers.
4 Nov 2019
Tragedy struck in Ibadan at the weekend as a yet-to-be-identified night guard was allegedly killed by suspected armed robbers at Oju-irin, Akobo area of the Oyo State capital. It was gathered that suspected robbers numbering about 15 invaded the area about 2:00 am.
14 Oct 2019
Armed robbers on Saturday night attacked the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega station in Ilorin, Kwara State capital. The gunmen were said to have struck after workers at the station had left the station for their homes.
7 Aug 2019
A gang of armed robbers yesterday attacked a branch of an old generation commercial bank in Iju town, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, where they killed a female official...


1 day ago
Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
1 day ago
Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
1 day ago
The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
1 day ago
Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
1 day ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.