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Police in Niger warn against violence

Following the escalation of politically induced violence across the state since the commencement of party primaries, the Niger State Police Command has warned that it will not allow people to take the laws into their hands anywhere in the state.

Gunmen abduct Niger council chairman

The political tension in Suleja Local Government Area of Niger State took a different dimension, on Wednesday night, following the abduction of the chairman of the council, Alhaji Abdullahi Maje, by gunmen.

Official: Police deploy 2,580 personnel for APC, PDP primaries in Niger

The Niger Police Command on Sunday deployed 2,580 personnel to provide security in the governorship primaries of the All Progressives Congress and Peoples Democratic Party in the state.

Suspect: Kidnapping is a deadly game of chance

The Niger State Police Command has apprehended a member of a three-man gang of kidnappers operating in Kwakuti in the Paikoro Local Government Area of the state.

Jobs scam: 37-year-old man defrauds 14 persons of N4.2 million

Niger State Police Command has arrested a 37-year-old man, Kabiru Mohammed, for defrauding 14 persons of N4.2 million with a promise to secure jobs for them in government ministries and parastatals across the country.

Police rescue two teenage girls allegedly abducted by 32-year-old man

The Niger State Police has rescued two teenage girls who were allegedly abducted by a 32-year-old man who had claimed to be in love with one of them.

Police arrest 11 over cattle rustling, abduction in Niger

Niger State police command has paraded eleven suspects for cattle rustling, armed robbery, abduction and other sundry crimes in the state.
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Police arrest man for defiling daughter

The Niger State Police Command has arrested a 30-year-old man Bashiru Audu for defiling his six-year-old daughter.
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Police arrest suspected rapist in Minna

The Niger Police Command on Monday said it had arrested the 29-year-old man (names withheld), who allegedly raped a minor.

Suspect: I killed my wife for committing adultery

The suspect, who hailed from Gautan Fadama village in the Bagudo Local Government Area of Kebbi State, was said to have killed the wife, Husse Ali, 25, for being promiscuous.

CP: Police arrest son for allegedly killing father

The Niger Police Command has arrested one Abubakar Turuwa of Pissa village of Borgu Local Government Area for allegedly killing his father, Turuwa Ibrahim, over sharing of cattle.

Twins recruited into Nigeria Police same day crushed to death

Twin brothers, Hassan Mohammed and Hussaini Mohammed, who were recruited into the Nigeria Police the same day, have been crushed to death by a car driver.

NNPC depot in Minna gutted by fire

Fire gutted a section of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in Pogo village, Paikoro Local Government Area of Niger on Sunday with fire service officials still trying put out the fire.

Police in Niger arrest 8 suspects for theft, fraud, attempted kidnapping

Niger Police Command has announced the arrest of eight suspects for theft, bank fraud and attempted kidnapping in different parts of the state.

Police on trail of escaped Minna prisoners – spokesperson

The Niger State Police Command has declared that it is on the trail of the prisoners that escaped from the Minna Medium Security Prison last Sunday.

Police: 200 inmates escaped from Minna prison

The Niger state police command says it has taken measures to ensure the arrest of the 200 prisoners who escaped from Minna Medium Security Prison.

Suspect: I killed farm thief after several warnings

The Niger State Police Command said on Thursday that it had arrested one Nasiru Jibrin, 26, of Gbajibo village in the Mokwa Local Government Area of the state for murder.

Communal clash: Police arrest 11 suspects in Niger

The Niger State Police Command on Wednesday confirmed the arrest of 11 suspects in the recent Katcha/Kpata Kacha bloody communal clash in Mokwa Local Government Area of the state.

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