Thursday, April 22, 2021


Nigerian police

PHOTOS: Foreigners arrested as airstrikes bust bandit hideouts in Niger

After successful airstrikes on bandits’ hideouts in Niger State, men of the Nigerian Police have arrested two foreign collaborators allegedly training and assisting the criminals terrorizing several communities in some local government areas in the state.

Police arrest 6 suspected kidnappers, including woman in Bayelsa

The Police Command in Bayelsa said on Monday that it had apprehended six suspected members of a notorious kidnapping syndicate in the state, including, a female, Ogeneima Omoni, 24.

Police says 18 people killed in fresh attack on Katsina community

The Police Command in Katsina State, on Wednesday said that Monday’s attack by bandits has led to the death of 18 people in Kadisau village, Faskari Local Government Area of the state.

Police nab Pastor for allegedly raping church member’s daughter

The Nigeria Police, Warri Area Command in Delta, has apprehended a cleric over an alleged rape of a 19-year-old daughter of his church member in Warri.

Police confirm kidnap of 4 persons in Delta Community

The Police in Delta on Saturday confirmed the kidnapping of four persons in Boji-Boji Owa community, Ika North East Local Government Area of the state.

Police arrest 16 suspects over kidnapping, armed robbery, others in Plateau

The Police Command in Plateau has arrested 16 suspects over kidnapping, armed robbery, culpable homicide and unlawful possession of firearms.

Bill to remove immunity on presidents, governors passes second reading in Senate

A bill seeking to remove immunity for sitting presidents, vice presidents, state governors and their deputies has passed second reading in the Senate on Thursday.

Gunmen abduct teacher, 5 female students, others in Niger

Gunmen have kidnapped five female students, one teacher and two gatemen of Tular Academy, Moruba, in Mariga Local Government Area of Niger.

Police warns against kidnap pranks in Katsina

The Katsina state Police Command has warned the public against calls and text threatening to kill or kidnap people or their relatives for ransom.

Police arrest 10 suspected cattle rustlers, bandit informants in Sokoto

The Police Command in Sokoto state, says it has arrested no fewer than 10 persons suspected of rustling 24 sheep, 11 cows and eight goats in the state.

Police kill kidnap suspect, arrests 3 others over armed robbery in Plateau

The Nigerian Police Command in Plateau have killed a notorious kidnapper at Shimakarr village of Shandam Local Government Area and arrested three other suspects over criminal conspiracy and armed robbery in the state.

‘Sexually charged’ herdsmen rape 4 female minors in Jos – Police

The police in Jos on Tuesday arrested four cattle herders; Hamisu Mohammed, 18, Rayanu Mohammed, 15, Mustapha Yunusa, 15, and Abbas Salisu, 17, for allegedly raping four female minors.

After gun duel with bandits, Police rescue 6 abducted teenage girls in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has confirmed the rescue of six girls who were kidnapped by armed gunmen in in Mata-Mulki village of Batsari local government area of the state.

Corruption: Lagos CP loses cool, says most Nigerian politicians don’t believe in God

Former Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Tsav says most politicians in Nigeria do not believe in God.

Nigerian Army war college graduates 66 officers

The Army War College Nigeria, AWCN, on Friday graduated 66 officers from its Course 3/2019 after eight months of intensive military and strategic training.

825 policemen to participate in fitness exercise in Enugu — Spokesman

At least 825 police officers and men will participate in the November edition of Enugu State Police Command’s Monthly Fitness Exercise in the state, the command’s Sports Officer, Ebere Amaraizu, has stated.

Just in: Nigerian police free woman locked up by brother for 2 year 

A team of policemen has rescued a woman identified as Hassana Sale from a dark room where her biological brother have been locking her...

Nigerian police unveil website to curb cultism

The Police Campaign Against Cultism and Other Vices, POCACOV, on Sunday said it had widened its reach and communication channels, using electronic and cyber-space...

Policeman kills wife, self in Lagos

A Police Inspector attached to the Highway Patrol on Saturday night shot his wife and himself after a disagreement.

Police rescue kidnapped 7-year-old boy in Gombe

The Police in Gombe has rescued a 7-year-old boy and arrested 16 crime suspects in Gombe State for various crimes.

3 fake prophets in court for defrauding woman

The Nigerian Police on Friday arraigned three fake prophets who allegedly defrauded an applicant of N100,000, in a Magistrates’ Court in Asaba.

Police recover N200,000 cash from mad woman

Nigerian police in Uvwie local government area of Delta State has recovered the sum of N200,000 from a mentally challenged woman, Regina Micah, in the state.

Xenophobia: Police beef up security at Shoprite in Abuja

Following attack on Nigerians living in South Africa, the Nigerian Police on Wednesday beefed up security presence around Shoprite Lugbe, along the airport road Abuja.

Protest: Police, Army barricade National Stadium

Police operatives under the Lagos State Police Command and military personnel, Monday barricaded the National Stadium, Surulere to prevent entry of pro-Omoyele Sowore protesters. Recall...

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