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Ibrahim Idris deploys police intelligence team, special squad to hunt for Alex Badeh’s killers

Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police, has deployed the police intelligence response team and the special tactical squad in Nasarawa state to fish out the killers of Alex Badeh, former chief of defence staff.

Abducted Nasarawa APC candidate regains freedom

The Police Command in Nasarawa state has confirmed the release of Mr David Ayele, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Obi II state constituency in the 2019 election, abducted on Sunday in Lafia.
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Police confirm abduction of Nasarawa Assembly candidate in Lafia

Police in Nasarawa confirm the abduction of David Ayele, the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Obi II state constituency in the 2019 election.

Commuters express concerns over armed robbery attacks on Abuja-Keffi-Lafia highway

Commuters plying the Abuja-Keffi-Lafia highway in Nasarawa State have expressed concerns over the increasing cases of armed robbery on the road.

Nasarawa gets new police commissioner

The new commissioner of police in Nasarawa State, Yahaya Bello, assumed office on Friday, according to the command’s Police Relations Officer, Kennedy Idirisu.

Police kill armed robbery suspect in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command, on Friday, said it had shot dead a suspected member of an armed robbery syndicate, waylaying commuters along Shendam – Lafia road.

Communal clashes claim over 20 lives in Nasarawa

Over 20 people were slaughtered in their cold blood in Ugya, Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa State in a communal clash that erupted, on Tuesday, between the Ebira and Bassa ethnic groups.

Suspected herdsmen kill 32 villagers in Nasarawa

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have again murdered over 32 Tiv villagers at different locations across the southern senatorial district of Nasarawa State in a series of well coordinated attacks.

Five killed in fresh attack on Kadarko village in Nasarawa

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has confirmed five persons killed in a fresh attack on Kadarko village and environs in Obi Local Government, on Tuesday.

Police arrest four suspected rustlers, recovers 176 cows in Nasarawa

The Police Command in Nasarawa State says it has arrested four suspected rustlers, recovered 176 cows and 64 sheep at Bakoro village in Nasarawa Local Government Area of the state.

Police in Nasarawa want Illegal firearms holders to surrender them within 21 days

The Nasarawa State Police Command has given a 21-day ultimatum to all those in possession of illegal firearms in the state to surrender them or face arrest and prosecution.

Gunmen kill 2 students in Federal University Lafia

Nasarawa State Police Command on Wednesday, confirmed the killing of two students of the Federal University, Lafia by gunmen suspected to be armed robbers.

Gunmen attack Nasarawa village, kill seven

The Nasarawa State Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the killing of seven persons in a night on Kadarko, a village in Keana Local Government Area of Nasarawa State.

Police arrest three for stealing, selling three-year-old boy for N75,000

The Police Command in Nassarawa State has arrested three suspects for allegedly stealing a three-year-old boy in Angwan Masachin, Jam’a Keffi, Keffi Local Government Area of the state.

Police constable dismissed for abducting 14-year old girl in Nasarawa

The Nasarawa State Police Command said it had dismissed a constable, Yaseer Sani, arrested for allegedly abducting a 14-year-old hawker, Halima Abdullahi, in Lafia.

Ahmed Bello appointed new Nasarawa police commissioner

The Inspector–General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris Kpotum, has approved the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bello as new Commissioner of Police in Nasarawa State.

Two police officers killed by gunmen in Nasarawa

The police command in Nasarawa state on Monday said two of its officers were killed by gunmen along the Akwanga-Keffi federal highway.

Nine arrested for allegedly buying stolen property in Nasarawa

Nine persons have been arrested by the Police in Nasarawa State for allegedly buying stolen property from suspected vandals.

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Enugu couple arrested for using hot pressing iron, nails on maid

A police bulletin from the commands spokesman, ASP Daniel Ndukwe Ezea said the victim, Nneoma Nnadi, was being mistreated by her aunt whom she is living with to the extent of using different objects such as hot pressing iron, iron roads and nails to inflict grievous bodily harm as well as inserting pepper into her private part.