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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...
5 Apr 2019
The incessant hooliganism associated with Shomolu area of Lagos State reared its head when the photo editor of Security Express Magazine, Mr. Oluwasegun Falola, was attacked by armed men at his No. 17, Bajulaye Street, Shomolu residence. He escaped death by the whiskers. The robbers who were armed with cutlasses had stormed his apartment at…
27 Jan 2019
Three people were shot dead in the early hours of yesterday, when dare-devil robbers invaded Araromi in Iyana-Ipaja area of Lagos State, carting away money, mobile phones, computer laptops and other valuable items.
17 Aug 2018
There was pandemonium in the Amarata end of the Mbiama-Yenagoa area of Bayelsa State, as four armed gunmen attacked and robbed two businessmen of N3.5 million yesterday. The development caused panic in the area as residents fled for their lives while shop owners locked up their shops, resulting in a gridlock along the Amarata-Onopa axis…
9 Jul 2018
Some students of Osun State University, Ikire campus were at the weekend brutalized and sexually harassed by suspected armed robbers. The bandits beat occupants of the student hostels and carted away their possessions. Some of the victims who shared their stories said a group of seven boys entered the hostels through their room windows, removing…
9 Jul 2016
The Imo State Police Command has said that a three -man armed robbery gang was really arrested and arms and ammunition were recovered by a crack team of officers dispatched ...


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