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Police arrest ‘fake’ Atiku Abubakar’s aide with masters degree

The police have arrested a master’s degree holder, Aminu Ahmed Yerima, 29, for allegedly posing as an aid to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and defrauding about 50 unsuspecting victims through Facebook.

Suspect: Why I raped my mother and mother-in-law

A 32-year-old farmer in Kaduna state, identified as Shekari David, has confessed to raping his mother and mother-in-law, saying a spirit pushes him to older women.

Ibrahim Idris orders police special squad to fish out killers of Kaduna monarch

The Inspector General of Police, (IGP) Ibrahim Idris has ordered his Intelligence Response Team(IRT), led by a Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Abba Kyari to fish out the killers of the traditional ruler of Adara community in Kaduna, Dr. Maiwada Galadima.

Offa bank robbery: Kwara not involved in suspects’ arraignment

Kwara state government has said that it was not involved in arraignment of five of the suspected Offa bank armed bandits in Ilorin last week Tuesday.

Nasir el-Rufai: Why we imposed 24-hour curfew on Kaduna

The Kaduna State government on Sunday said the imposition of a 24-hour curfew on Kaduna metropolis and environs was a preemptive measure to avert breakdown of law and order.

Police: Female abductor gives birth while holding victim hostage

A pregnant woman who abducted the son of the Borno State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Ali Dalori, gave birth while holding her captive hostage, the police said yeserday.

Police rescue four-year old son of Borno APC chairman, arrests kidnappers

Operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad in Maiduguri have rescued Kashim Bukar-Dalori, the four- year old son of the Borno All Progressives Congress Chairman kidnapped on Wednesday.

Uber Nigeria urges confirmation of its drivers before engagement

Uber Nigeria, a transportation network company, has advised the public to confirm the identity of its drivers and other taxi drivers before engaging their services.

Police kill two suspected killers of IGP men in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command said on Thursday that its men killed two suspected killers of IGP Intelligence Response Team (IRT) in Sabon Birni Village, Igabi Local Government Area of Kaduna State.

Abba Kyari: How kidnappers killed four members of IGP IRT in Kaduna

No fewer than four operatives of Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) were killed on Saturday in Kaduna State by gunmen suspected to be kidnappers.

Four policemen shot dead in Kaduna

Suspected bandits have killed four policemen in Jankasa village, Rigasa, Igabi local government area of Kaduna state.
The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki

DPP: We can’t establish link between Senator Saraki and Offa robbers

The public prosecution office under the ministry of justice says it cannot establish a link between Senate President Bukola Saraki and the suspects arrested over robbery in Offa, Kwara state.
The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki

Offa robbery: Senator Saraki shuns police invitation

Senate President Bukola Saraki Tuesday failed to honour the invitation of the Nigeria Police Force over his indictment in the Offa bank robbery.

Offa robbery: Police insist Senator Saraki must honour invitation

The Nigeria Police Force said it would not hesitate to use all instruments of law to ensure that the President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, honoured its invitation.
The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki

Offa robbery: Senator Saraki must honour our invitation – Police

The police say Senate President Bukola Saraki must honour their invitation or they “will not hesitate to use all the instruments of the law to ensure” to ensure his compliance.
Inspector General of Police , Ibrahim Idris

IGP Ibrahim Idris: Tactical squad, intelligence team critical to checking crimes

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, said that the Special Tactical Squad (STS) and Intelligence Response Team (IRT) units of the Nigeria Police Force were instrumental to the successes recorded by the force.
The arrested Boko Haram members as paraded by the Borno Police Command on Wednesday.

Police arrest abductors of Chibok girls, 14 other Boko Haram insurgents

The Police in Borno have arrested 22 suspected Boko Haram members including those who participated in the abduction of Chibok school girls.

Police warn Kwara landlords, parade 25 suspected armed robbers, cultists

Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Aminu Pai Saleh, has warned landlords in the state to be wary of whom they rented their properties to.

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