Monday, 18th October 2021
Breaking News:


7 Oct
The Nigerian police has said it has no plan to bring back the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) either now or in future. Police spokesman, CP Frank Mba made the disclosure in a statement. Mba said the reports that the squad, disbanded at the height of the #EndSARS protests against police brutality last October, were false.…
5 Oct
In the next few days, it will be the anniversary of that novel occurrence which shook Nigeria almost to its foundation particularly in the Southern States, leaving in its track tears, sorrows
31 Aug
Citizens Gavel has raised concern over the suspension of the #EndSARS Panel of Inquiry for the past four months.
29 Aug
Barely a year after Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu set up a nine –man judicial panel to investigate police brutality, especially activities of the dissolved Special Anti-Robbery Squard (SARS) in the aftermath of the October 2020 Lagos State....
25 Aug
Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, yesterday, revealed that the ministry, through the Nigeria Police Force, was responsible for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force.
24 Aug
The case that saw the former Governor of Imo State, Dr. Ikedi Ohakim face multiple criminal charges began with a friendship that started in November 2018, in Arondizuogu, Imo state between him and Ms. Chinyere Amuchienwa Igwegbe.
19 Aug
• Medical experts seek establishment of post pandemic recovery plan to regenerate, repair damaged organs • Healthcare system has to be revamped to guarantee existence of continuous support system, says Okoye Do you easily get tired nowadays? Do you have shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, cough, joint pain, chest pain, memory loss, concentration or…
6 Aug
A Coalition of civil society organisations has called on the Nigeria Police Force to disband extra-legal units and allow the Force to operate in line with the rule of law.
25 Jun
I have listened to and read various things said and written about Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Governor of Lagos State.
11 Jun
In the wake of the brutal and violent suppression of the #EndSARS sit-in protest by our youths at the Lekki Tollgate, Lagos, by the Nigerian Army on October 20 last year, President Muhammadu Buhari...
28 May
Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Alkali Usman, yesterday, said the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) had weakened efforts by the force to confront insecurity frontally...
27 May
The Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Alkali Usman Thursday said that the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has created a vacuum in the police efforts to confront insecurity in the country.


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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…
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The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
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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.
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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.
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A 66-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge in relation to the death of Argentine footballer Emiliano Sala in a light aircraft crash in 2019, a British court heard on Monday.