Police

3 Police Officers Beheaded In Ebonyi/cross River Communal War

7 days ago Admin 0
No fewer than 3 police officers from Ebonyi State police command whose names were yet to be identified at the time of filling this report have been gruesomely murdered by unknown assailants. The victims were deplored by the Ebonyi State police command to maintain peace and order at the Ikwo/ Cross River communal war. The Read More

Boko Haram releases UNIMAID lecturers, Police wives

1 week ago Admin 0
Three University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) lecturers abducted by Boko Haram terrorists in Magumeri, Borno State have been released. This was disclosed in a statement by Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu. Buhari in the statement expressed delight at the development while being briefed by the Department of State Services (DSS). Also Read More

Police Apologized For Declaring Me Wanted Over IBB Statement – Afegbua

2 weeks ago Admin 0
Barely three days after declaring him wanted, the Nigeria Police has apologized to Kassim Afegbua, the spokesman of former military president, Ibrahim Babangida. Afegbua was on Monday officially declared wanted. The police through its Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, said he was wanted for giving false statement. On Wednesday Afegbua stormed the Force Headquarters Read More

Babangida Letter Saga: Police Detain Journalist, Confiscate Phone

2 weeks ago Admin 0
The police briefly detained a PREMIUM TIMES reporter who arrived at the Force Headquarters with Kassim Afegbua on Wednesday morning. Mr. Afegbua, a longtime spokesperson for a former head of state, Ibrahim Babangida, turned himself in two days after he was declared wanted on allegations that he made “false statements, injurious falsehood, defamation of character Read More

Police Uncover Baby Factory, Arrest Couple In Lagos

2 weeks ago Admin 0
A couple has been arrested in Lagos for allegedly operating a baby factory. The couple – Adeola and Binta Adebayo – were arrested on Sunday between 6:10 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. by operatives of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) in Ikeja following a tip-off from a journalist. According to state Police Commissioner, Edgal Imohimi, Read More

Police declare IBB’s spokesman wanted

2 weeks ago Admin 0
The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has declared Kazeem Afegbua wanted over the statement he issued on behalf of the former military president, Ibrahim Babangida on Sunday. He ordered the arrest of Afegbua for “making false statements, defamation of character, and for an act capable of instigating public disturbance,” the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood Read More

Ekiti businesswoman lands in court for slapping policewoman

2 weeks ago Admin 0
A 30- year-old businesswoman, Ebun Babalola, was on Friday brought before an Ado-Ekiti Magistrates’ Court for allegedly slapping a policewoman while on duty. The accused is being tried for assault. According to the Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Akinwale Oriyomi, the accused committed the offence on Feb. 2 at 7.00 a.m. at Okesa Street in Ado Ekiti. Read More

Police arrest Onitsha ‘beggars’ who make N25,000 daily

3 weeks ago Admin 0
The police in Anambra State on Tuesday arrested two suspects who allegedly used abducted children for alms begging in Onitsha. The suspects, the police said, made N25,000 daily from the act. The suspects were identified as for Friday Edet and Ezekiel Ubong, both from Akwa Ibom State. The suspects, who had since been detained at Read More