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27 drug offenders convicted in Rivers – NDLEA

The Rivers State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, says it has secured the conviction of twenty-seven drug offenders between January and July this year.

Police strategise to curb crime in ‘ember’ months in Oyo

As the ‘ember’ months draw near, the Oyo State police command has urged residents of the state to go about their businesses without fear as it had adopted strategies to tackle crime and criminals in the state.

Man sentenced to prison for stealing N1000 corn in Ondo

An Akure Magistrate’s Court in Ondo State has convicted and sentenced a middle-aged man, identified as Busuyi Ajibola, to two months’ imprisonment for stealing maize worth N1, 000.

Police, others move to rescue kidnapped don

Police Command in Enugu State and sister security agencies are collaborating to rescue Prof. Nduka Eya and his driver, who were kidnapped by gunmen on Thursday.

Kidnappers of Ohanaeze chieftain demand N15m ransom

Unknown gunmen at the Independence layout area of Enugu State, on Thursday night, allegedly abducted the former Secretary General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Nduka Eya.

Man arraigned for impersonating kidnapper of Lagos students

A man who allegedly impersonated one of the kidnappers of the recently released six students in Epe was on Friday brought before an Ebute Metta Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Woman jailed for stealing police officer’s money

A 35-year-old woman, Michael Modupe, is to spend the next 12 months in prison for stealing a police officer’s N99,000 in his office, an Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court ruled on Friday.

Lagos arraigns hotelier, two others for promoting homosexuality

A Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Friday remanded three men accused of owning a hotel which promotes homosexuality.

LAWMA battles refuse heaps across Lagos metropolis

The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) says it has embarked on 24-hour waste evacuation to remove heaps of refuse on some major roads in the metropolis.

FRSC confirms taxi driver dead, 5 vehicles burnt in tanker explosion in Bayelsa

The Bayelsa command of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), on Friday confirmed the death of a taxi driver in a petrol tanker explosion that occurred on Wednesday night in the state.

Group commends police’s effort against homosexuality

The Yoruba Youth Socio-cultural Association (YYSA) has commended the Nigerian Police in their efforts to reduce homosexuality to the barest minimum in the country.

Married man stabbed to death by sex worker in hotel

The Police in Delta have arrested a commercial sex worker who allegedly stabbed her client to death during an argument at Destar Hotel, Asaba, Delta, on July 18.

Court jails 46-year-old farmer for stealing car

An Abuja Grade One Area Court in Karmo on Friday sentenced a 46-year-old farmer, Usman Adamu, to 15 months imprisonment for stealing a car.

Quack doctor infects 6-yr-old boy with HIV in Nasarawa

Afake medical practitioner, who infected a six-year old boy with HIV through contaminated blood transfusion, has been arrested by Nasarawa State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC).

2 sex workers arrested for recruiting 15-year-old girl in Calabar

Two sex workers, whose names were given as Ijeoma Obia Ijie and Joy Okeke are being detained by the Police in Cross River for allegedly trafficking a teenage girl from Ebonyi State to Calabar for prostitution

Nobody has seen Badoo face-to-face – Lagos CP

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, has said that although the state’s police command has dealt with the dreaded cult group, Badoo, operating in the Ikorodu area of the State, there is yet to be a one-on-one encounter with the real face behind the name.

Man arrested for allegedly defiling 10-year old girl

The Borno Police Command has arrested a 40-year-old man, Muhammad Usman, for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl in Maiduguri.

My husband does not satisfy me in bed – Woman tells court

A woman identified as Iyabo Adebayo has asked the court to dissolve her 10-year-old marriage with her husband, Babatunde over lack of sexual satisfaction and irresponsibility.

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Delta APC mocks O’tega Emerhor on failed case against party, Senator Omo-Agege

The Delta State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Monday mocked a leader of the party in the state, Olorogun O’tega Emerhor, following failed court cases he filed against the party through an executive faction led by Cyril Ogodo.
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A graduate of Insurance from the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyaremi Olabode, was on Monday convicted of criminal impersonation and sentenced to four months in prison.

Ibadan polytechnic graduate jailed for impersonation

A graduate of Insurance from the Polytechnic, Ibadan, Oyaremi Olabode, was on Monday convicted of criminal impersonation and sentenced to four months in prison.
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Insecurity: We’ll give special budgetary attention to Zamfara – Speaker Gbajabiamila

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has said that the 9th National Assembly would give special budgetary attention to the three Senatorial Districts of Zamfara State in order to resolve the issue of insecurity.