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Police donates relief materials to IDPs children in Benue

The Benue State Police Command has donated relief materials to children in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in Benue State as part of at ivories to mark this year’s Children’s Day Celebration.

Police Recruitment: 1,728 successful applicants to sit for CBT in Jigawa

The Police Command in Jigawa says 1,728 of the 4,705 applicants who passed the medical and physical fitness screening for recruitment into the Force would sit for Computer-Based Test.

VGN: We counted 50 dead bodies after Offa banks’ raid

The Operations Commander, Vigilance Group of Nigeria, Offa, Kwara State chapter, Wasiu Adepoju, on Saturday, said vigilantes in the state counted about 50 dead bodies after armed robbers attacked and robbed five banks in Offa on Thursday.

NAPTIP: We have rescued 13,000 and rehabilitated 8,000 trafficked persons

Dame Julie Okah-Donli, Director-General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), said no fewer than 13,000 trafficked persons have been rescued by the agency.

Police arrest 49 suspected armed robbers, kidnappers

The Nigeria Police Force has arrested 49 suspects for alleged kidnapping, cattle rustling and armed robbery across Niger, FCT, Nasarawa, Kaduna and Zamfara.

IGP Ibrahim Idris gives vigilante groups 21-day ultimatum to surrender illegal firearms

The inspector-general of police, Ibrahim Idris, has directed commissioners of police to commence the recovery of prohibited firearms in the country.

Ibrahim Idris: Police lose 9,028 to retirement, dismissal, death annually

The Inspector General of Police ( IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, says the Nigeria Police Force loses 9,028 officers to death, dismissal and retirement annually.

NAPTIP hires witch doctors to fight human trafficking

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons said it has engaged some local witch doctors in Benin, Edo State, as ambassadors in fighting human trafficking.

Police nab killer, blood drinking kidnappers

At least 16 suspected “vicious’’ kidnappers, including their gang leader, who kill and drink blood of victims, have been arrested in Niger state.

Nigeria Immigration puts fugitive ex-pension chief Abdulrasheed Maina on watch list

The Nigeria Immigration Service says it has directed its operatives at border formations and other command posts to look out for the former Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, and prevent his escape from the country.

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