Tag: Police

Gov. Oyetola urges police to investigate alleged killing of youth by SARS

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has directed the police to investigate the alleged killing of a youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Osogbo. ... Read More

Police Rescue 5 Abducted Victims in FCT Community

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The police on Thursday disclosed that its operatives rescued five kidnapped victims after a heavy gunfight with some bandits who attacked Tungan-Maje, Gwagwalada Area Council, ... Read More

Gov. Sule lauds Buhari, IGP for PMF training college in Nasarawa

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has again commended President Muhammadu Buhari as well as the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, for approving the establishment ... Read More

No policeman missing in Enugu, says CP

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, has said that no policeman is missing in the state contrary to speculations about missing ... Read More

Police promise tight security during Ondo council poll

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

The Police Command in Ondo State has assured residents that adequate security will be provided ahead of the local government poll scheduled for Saturday. ASP ... Read More

Police nab welder for killing friend in Lokoja

Abdul Jimoh- August 17, 2020

A 32-year-old man simply identified as Murtala Dare, has been arrested by police in Lokoja for allegedly killing his friend during a scuffle. Spokesman of ... Read More

Alleged Serial Killer Escapes From Police Custody in Oyo

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2020

The Police Command in Oyo State has confirmed the escape from its custody of a 19-year-old alleged serial killer, Sunday Shodipe. The News Agency of ... Read More

Eid-el-Kabir: Police, NSCDC to provide security in Niger

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2020

The Police Command in Niger has taken proactive measures to provide security, before, during and after the coming Eid-el-Kabir celebration in the state, the Commissioner ... Read More

I Received N500, Food for Killing 6 Persons in Ibadan — Suspect

Henry Solomon- July 17, 2020

One of the three suspects linked with serial killings in Akinyele area of Ibadan has said that he got N500 and food for each of ... Read More

7 police officers killed in autocrash in Kaduna

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2020

The police on Tuesday said they lost seven of their officers attached to the Special Forces Unit in a ghastly motor accident on their way ... Read More

Insecurity : IGP approves two units of mobile police force for Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2020

The Inspector -General of Police, Mr Muhammed Adamu, has approved the establishment of two new mobile police force units in Kabba and Okene areas of ... Read More

FG inaugurates zone 13 police headquarters in Anambra

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday inaugurated the Zone 13 Nigeria Police Headquarters at Ukpo, near Awka in Anambra. Ukpo is in ... Read More

Police arrest suspected killer of medical doctor in Zamfara

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2020

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one Abubakar Namalika over the gruesome murder of Dr Enoch Okpara, a medical doctor in ... Read More

Police Service Commission dismisses 10 officers, demotes 8 others

inno.korie- July 6, 2020

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed 10 senior police officers and demoted eight others over cases of misconduct. The Head of Press and Public ... Read More

Zamfara gets 780 Additional Police to Fight Bandits – Governor Matawalle

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara said the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has approved the deployment of 780 personnel to the state curb banditry. ... Read More

Police in Yobe arrest suspect specialised in stealing cars

Abdul Jimoh- June 22, 2020

The Police Command in Yobe said it had arrested a suspected criminal, who specialised in stealing cars along the Kano-Maiduguri road of the state. The ... Read More

Kogi Govt. donates N10m toward burial of slain police officers

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

Kogi Government has donated N10 million toward the burial of eight police officers and two civilians killed during the June 4 robbery attack in Isanlu, ... Read More

Police confirm 2 dead in Akwa Ibom renewed cult clash

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

The police in Akwa Ibom on Monday confirmed the death of two persons in a renewed clash between two rival cult groups in Oruk Anam ... 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

COVID-19 lockdown: Ogun Police vow to clamp down on criminals

Abdul Jimoh- April 6, 2020

The Police in Ogun have vowed to clamp down on those who may take advantage of the COVID-19 lockdown to perpetrate crime in the state. ... Read More