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Police arrest suspected kidnap kingpin in Benue

Benue State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnap and robbery kingpin on wanted list, Monday Iorgougo, alias Yahooze, alleged to have masterminded several kidnap and robbery cases in the state, including the abduction of a female journalist.

Murder suspect confessed to killing motorcycle owner

A notorious armed robbery kingpin, identified as Vincent Adoyi, currently in police net for the murder of some police officers in Ugbokolo of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State, has been fingered in the murder of a motorcycle owner.

Nine girls, boys arrested over cultism in Benue

Four female cult members were, weekend, arrested by the Benue State Police Command alongside five other male accomplices during an initiation ceremony at Aune-Adoka in Otukpo Local Government Area of the state.

Benue gov donates 16 Hilux vans to security operatives

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has charged security agencies in the state to step up the fight against crime and criminality.

Benue police arrest suspected member of police killer’s gang

The Benue State Police Command, on Tuesday, paraded, one Vincent Adoyi, a suspected criminal believed to have been involved in the attack on a police station in Ado Local Government Area of the state in which three policemen were killed late last year.

IGP Idris tasks police school teachers to justify promotion

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, has charged civilian teachers of Police Children Schools (PCS), recently promoted to new grade levels, to justify their promotions by putting in more efforts to produce pupils with appropriate knowledge skills and attitudes for further education.

Police confirm assassination of Benue gov’s aide

The Benue Police Command has confirmed the assassination of Mr Tavershima Adyorough, Principal Senior Special Assistant to Gov. Samuel Ortom on Knowledge Economy and Investment.

Benue militia leader Akwaza still on the run – CP

The Commissioner of Police in Benue State, Bashir Makama, has said contrary to reports that a wanted militia leader Terwase Akwaza, popularly known as Ghana, has been killed, the alleged culprit is still on the run.

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