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Lagos taskforce seizes 109 motorcycles, to destroy over 2,500

The Lagos State Special Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation on Sunday said it seized 109 motorcycles at Second Rainbow, along Oshodi-Apapa Expressway for flaunting the state Traffic Laws.
The Police Command in Kano State said on Thursday that no fewer than 1,800 political thugs were currently in prison across the state, awaiting trial.

Kano elections: Over 1,800 in prison for thuggery – Police

The Police Command in Kano State said on Thursday that no fewer than 1,800 political thugs were currently in prison across the state, awaiting trial.

Lagos elections: Nigerian Army arrests four for electoral offences

The suspects who were arrested at different locations within Ikeja, Mushin and Oshodi, were said to have conducted themselves in ways capable of disrupting the electoral process.

Elections: Police to deploy ‘Tactical Teams’ to flash points in Benue

The Zone 4 Police Command in Makurdi, said it would deploy Tactical Security Teams to identified flash points in Benue during Saturday’s Governorship and House of Assembly polls.
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Elections: Police deploy 6,500 personnel in Niger

The Niger State Police Command says it has deployed 6,500 security personnel across the state for the upcoming Governorship and House of Assembly elections.

Ex-police commissioners to supervise elections in Ogun

Some former Commissioners of Police have been assigned to monitor the Presidential and National Assembly elections in Ogun State.

Election: Police in Kogi to mop up illegal arms

Police Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers in Kogi State have been directed to comb all communities under their control for illegal arms, fake police and army uniforms.

Election: Kogi police to mop up illegal arms, fake police, army uniforms

Police Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers in Kogi have been directed to comb all communities under their control for illegal arms, fake police and army uniforms.

Commission urges police operatives to demonstrate professionalism during general elections

The Police Service Commission has advised operatives of the Nigerian Police Force to exhibit absolute professionalism and impartiality during the general elections.
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has said that the Senate on resumption of plenary will further probe the NNPC on diversion of dividends from the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG).

Elections: Senator Saraki raises the alarm over alleged attack on family quarters in Ilorin

The President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, yesterday raised the alarm that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, is allegedly after his life and that of his family, saying Idris should be held responsible if anything happened to him or his family.
CSP Chike Oti

Four policemen dismissed for stealing 350,000 cfa

Lagos State Police Command has dismissed four policemen for stealing 350,000 cfa from a Nigerian based in Togo.

Four policemen found guilty of corruption, 3 dismissed

The Lagos State Police Command has dismissed three policemen found guilty of extorting money from a Nigerian who recently returned to the country from Togo, Ifunanya Theodore.
Caleb Ikechukwu, police spokesman in Ekiti

Police declare war on criminals in Ekiti

The Nigeria Police, Ekiti State Command, Friday warned criminals to steer clear of the state during the Yuletide season or meet their waterloo.

Yuletide: Police ban use of fireworks, ‘knock out’

Nigeria Police Force says the ban against the use of fireworks or ‘knock out’ before, during or after the yuletide celebration in still in place
FILE PHOTO- Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki arrives for a news conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, Aug. 8, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde-File Photo

Kwara by-election: Bukola Saraki faults Ibrahim Idris for transferring four DPOs

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has faulted the transfer of four Divisional Police Officers ahead of Saturday by-election in Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke Ero/Isin federal constituency, Kwara State.

Abdulfatah Ahmed flays posting of DPOs days to by-election

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Tuesday flayed the deployment of divisional police officers in Kwara-South, saying the exercise could negatively affect the credibility of the November 17 election to fill the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin seat, which became vacant following the death of a former member representing the constituency, Funke Adedoyin.

Kwara raises alarm over alleged redeployment of DPOs

The Kwara State Government has said it views with concern and alarm the reported redeployment of nine Divisional Police Officers in Kwara South Senatorial District by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.
Chris Ezike

Abia gets new police commissioner

Mr Chris Ezike, on Monday, assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in Abia, promising to pursue a more effective and vigorous community policing in the state.

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Senator Lawan: Zamfara APC judgment a setback but we shall triumph

Leading contender for the President of the Senate in the 9th Assembly, Dr. Ahmed Lawan, yesterday described the Supreme Court judgment which voided all votes cast for the All Progressive Congress in Zamfara State as a huge setback for the party.
As Port Harcourt play host to 13 presidential aspirants and their supporters for primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, Gov. Nyesom Wike has assured all delegates of a memorable stay.

Elections: Some PDP governors worked with APC – Governor Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Saturday alleged that the All Progressives Congress (APC) and some governors of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) collaborated in a bid to take over the state.
Liverpool star Sadio Mane has admitted that not even Jurgen Klopp thought the club's incredible comeback to beat Barcelona and reach the Champions League final was possible.

Sadio Mane: Nobody at Liverpool expected Barcelona comeback

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