Tag: arrest

NDLEA Intercepts 607 Cartons with Over 11m Tramadol Tablets

Henry Solomon- August 26, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted another 607 cartons containing 11, 785, 800 tablets loaded with tramadol in Lagos.   A statement ... Read More

Police Arrest 251 illegal Miners in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

The Police Command in Zamfara says it has arrested 251 alleged illegal miners, among them a Burkinabe, during a Sallah eve raid at the mining sites ... Read More

NDLEA Seizes 20 Tonnes of Illicit Drugs in Adamawa

Henry Solomon- February 18, 2020

The National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Command in Adamawa says it seized about 20 tonnes of illicit drugs in different operations between 2015 and ... Read More

Clarifications Regarding Media Reports that Chido Onumah was Arrested by DSS

Tanimu- September 30, 2019

The Department of State Service (DSS) wishes to make clarifications regarding media reports that Dr Chido Onumah was arrested by the Service. To set the ... Read More

Wike offers N30m Reward for Arrest of Bobrisky

Henry Solomon- August 9, 2019

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike has promised to give N30 million to anyone with useful information that will lead to the arrest of those responsible for ... Read More

Police arrests HIV-infected Reverend Father for defiling little boys

admin- April 1, 2019

The Nigerian police force has arrested a Reverend Father for defiling minors in Lagos State. On 22 January 2019, a case of defilement of a ... Read More

24 Suspects Arrested for Ballot Box Snatching – Army

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2019

The Nigerian Army said it arrested no fewer than 24 suspects in connection with electoral offences during the Saturday Governorship and House Assembly elections in ... Read More

Arrest of Suspects in Kwara, Kano, has Nothing to do With Party Affiliation – IG

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2019

The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu, on Friday in Abuja said the suspects  arrested in connection with the killings in Kwara and Kano ... Read More

NAPTIP Makes International Arrest for Baby Buying

Henry Solomon- September 21, 2018

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a Nigerian based in Sweden for allegedly buying a two month old ... Read More

Child Abuse Suspect in NAPTIP Custody

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2018

The Benin Zonal Command of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) said it had arrested one person for alleged child ... Read More

NIS Recruitment: ICPC Nabs Job Scam Kingpin

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2018

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested the kingpin of a job scam syndicate recently smashed by the Nigeria Immigration ... Read More

Former Minister’s Residence Explosion: Two Suspects in Police Custody

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2018

The  Police Command in Enugu State has arrested two principal suspects involved in the explosion in Ukehe residence of Chief John Nnia Nwodo, former Minister of Information ... Read More

Troops Parade 3 Plateau Carnage Suspects

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Special Military Task Force, “Operation Save Haven’’ on Wednesday paraded three suspects in connection with the latest killings in Plateau  State that sparked national ... Read More

EFCC Recorded Over 647 Convictions From 2015 to Date

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2018

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday disclosed that it had recorded over 647 financial crimes convictions from November 2015 till date. Mr ... Read More

House to Issue Arrest Warrant on NEMA DG, Maihaja

Tanimu- May 24, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The House of Representatives Committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness has directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the office of the ... Read More

SARS Operative Arrested for Extortion in Lagos – PCRRU

Henry Solomon- May 18, 2018

The Police Command in Lagos has arrested one Insp. Charles Omotosho, an operative of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for allegedly extorting N5, 000 from ... Read More

N16m Snatched from NNPC Mega Station Staff in Kano

Henry Solomon- March 12, 2018

Some suspected armed robbers on Monday in Kano, attacked staff of NNPC Mega filling station in Hotoro area and made away with N16 million. An ... Read More

Police Forestalls Gunmen Attack Wuya Community in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2018

Men of the Zamfara state Police Command have dislodge unknown gunmen who attempted to attack Wuya Community in Anka Local Government Area of the state. The ... Read More

Rice Concealed in Petrol Tank Intercepted By Customs

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

The Nigeria Customs Service, says it has arrested a suspect in Sokoto who allegedly smuggled 460 bags of imported rice concealed in a petrol tank. ... Read More

Killers of Neighborhood Corp Caught – Police

Henry Solomon- February 26, 2018

The police in Lagos have arrested over 70 suspected cultists, including those who allegedly killed a neighborhood corps official, in a major clampdown against cultism ... Read More