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Commissioner: Capping of Olusosun dumpsite halfway done

Lagos State Commissioner for Environment, Babatunde Durosinmi-Etti, says half of the 47-hectares Olusosun Metropolitan Dumpsite in Ojota has been capped.

Monarch commends army, police over enhanced security in Ikorodu

The Olotu-Ebi of Ereko, Chief Moshood Kalejaiye, has praised the Nigeria army and police for their continued presence in communities ravaged by pipeline vandals in border communities between Lagos and Ogun States.

Police nab two for using stolen SIM cards to defraud

The Enugu State Police Command has arrested two persons using stolen SIM cards to defraud the owners in the state.

Police parades 13 suspected oil thieves

The Nigeria Police Force has paraded 13 suspects arrested for criminal conspiracy, pipeline vandalism and theft of product of Premium Motor Spirit, PMS.

Three suspects arrested with N22.5 million fake notes in Gombe

The Gombe State Police Command on Friday paraded three suspects alleged to be involved in motorcycle theft and fake currency dealings in the state.

Two brothers in court for allegedly threatening elder sibling’s life

Two brothers, Okechukwu Abugu and Ifeanyi Abugu, have appeared in a Kubwa Grade 1 Area Court in Abuja for allegedly threatening the life of their elder brother, Ndubisi Abugu.

Police recovers 14 motorcycles in Gombe

Not less than 14 motorcycles have been recovered from suspects of motorcycle theft on Friday in Gombe, the state capital.

My husband borrowed N100,000 from me, refused to pay – Wife tells court

Mohammed denied the allegations, but said he, too, was no longer interested in the marriage. He, however, did not object to the wife’s request for a divorce.

Man allegedly stabs friend while asleep

An Osun Magistrates’ Court sitting in Ile-Ife on Friday remanded one Olaleye Suyi, 21, for allegedly stabbing his friend, Oladele Kayode, in the face while asleep.

Police allegedly kill murder suspect in Lagos

A suspect who was arrested by the police last February in connection with the murder of a member of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) in Lagos, John Oladokun, has been reportedly killed.

SARS operative arrested for allegedly extorting N5000 from Lagos resident

The Lagos state police command says it has arrested one Charles Omotosho, an operative of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS), for allegedly extorting N5, 000 from a resident in the Ikorodu axis of the state.

Man’s gambling addiction crashes 21-year-old marriage

An Idi-Ogungun Customay Court at Agodi in Ibadan on Friday dissolved a 21-year-old marriage, citing husband’s addiction to gambling.

Suspects arrested over murder of 3 policemen in Port Harcourt

The Police Command in Rivers has confirmed the arrest of some suspects in connection with the murder of three policemen at Mile 3 in Port Harcourt on May 10.

AIG orders arrest of three policemen who allegedly killed suspect

The Assistant Inspector-General of police, Zone 5, Rasheed Akintunde, has ordered the arrest of three policemen who were allegedly involved in the death of one Samson Omonuwa in Warri, Delta State.

Police inspector forces lady to transfer money at gunpoint

A police inspector attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Police Command, Ikorodu office, allegedly collected N5,000 from a lady after threatening to shoot her.

Family seeks justice over student killed by civil defense in Ibadan

It was gathered that the late Kofoworola who wrote her last WAEC papers three days before her death, had earlier complained of headache at about 12noon on the fateful Saturday.

Police: Three suspects arrested over murder during APC congress in Lagos

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State command, Edgal Imohimi, has confirmed that at least three suspects were arrested and currently in detention over the alleged killing of a delegate at last Saturday’s local government congresses of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state.

Police probe shootings in Ilorin

The Kwara State Police Command has called on residents to provide useful information to apprehend those responsible for the shooting incident at Tanke junction area of Ilorin on Wednesday night.

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