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Kwara cultists: Suspects didn’t implicated anybody in their statement – DPP

The Kwara State Ministry of Justice has denied that the suspected cultists arrested and interrogated by the Police in Ilorin and recommended for trial by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions but suddenly transferred to the Police Headquarters in Abuja had in their statement indicted some top personalities.

Armed Forces wade into herdsmen-farmers conflict in Anambra

The Anambra State Chairman of Cattle Menace Committee and Director of Department of State Services Mr Yusfu Ishiaku has charged communities, farmers and Fulani herdsmen to desist from taking any action capable of stoking conflict in the state.

Police kill leader of criminal gang in Akwa Ibom

The police in Akwa Ibom State have killed the leader of a criminal gang notorious for terrorising people in Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun local government areas.

IGP Ibrahim idris reinstates Kogi CP Ali Janga

Ali Janga has been reinstated as the commissioner of police in Kogi state, William Aya, the state police command spokesman, has confirmed.

Police recover 3,445 arms, ammunition from criminals in Ogun

The Ogun State Police Command says it has recovered 3,445 arms and ammunitions from criminals in the state via mop-up operations directed by the Force Headquarters across the states.

Senator Dino Melaye denies fleeing Nigeria

Sen. Dino Melaye said on Sunday that he had not fled the country as being reported in some quarters.

Senator Melaye: I did not flee Nigeria

The Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, has denied fleeing Nigeria over his recent travails.

Fraudster: I have lost count on my victims

A 49-year-old fraudster, Basirat Ashile, has revealed that many people had fell victim of her gang’s pranks so much that she has lost count of their numbers.

Police arrest medical director for alleged abuse of office, corruption

The Medical Director, Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Enugu, Dr. Jojo Onwukwe, was yesterday arrested by policemen from the Force Headquarters over alleged victimisation of the hospital staff, abuse of office and corruption.

Police grills Edo PDP chairman over IDP rice

Edo state police command on Tuesday interrogated the State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Dan Orbih, for several hours, over his allegations of fraud in the distribution by the state government of relief items from the Federal Government for internally displaced persons in Benin.

Delta council chief’s police orderly shoots motorist dead

The Burutu local council chairman, Godknows Angele, yesterday, confirmed the death of a motorist, who was allegedly shot dead by a Mobile policeman from the state Government House, Asaba, attached to him.

Commercial motorcyclist kills father, stabs step-mother

Mr. Ifenayi Oguejiofor, 27-year-old commercial motor-cycle operator (Okada), has been arrested for allegedly killing his father and stabbing his step-mother.

Police sue for dialogue between feuding NURTW, transport ministry in Enugu

Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mohammed Danmallam, has called for calm between the feuding National Union of Road Transport Workers and the state’s Ministry of Transport.

Police arrest pastor for murder of three church members

Operatives of the State Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department (SCIID) of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested the presiding pastor of Alter of Solution Church, Izuoma community in Adam, headquarters of Oyigbo local government area of Rivers State, Pastor Chidiebere Okoroafor, the gruesome murder of three members of his church and an unborn baby.

IBB: One statement, many ordeals

In the last six days, I have gone through traumatic experience when I was declared wanted by the Nigeria Police. By the strength of that unprofessional declaration, I was treated like a common criminal and fugitive until I showed up at the Police Headquarters Abuja to physically present myself.

TCN announces extension of power outage by two months

The Management of Kaduna Electric on Friday informed its customers of the extension of the planned outage earlier announced on the request of the Transmission Company of Nigeria.

Police HQ to move against officers misconduct

The Force headquarters of the Nigeria Police has concluded plans to check unprofessional conduct of its officers and men.

80% of Nigerian policemen provide personal security for prominent Nigerians – AIG

The Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone 5, Rasheed Akintunde, says only 20 per cent of policemen are engaged in protecting lives and ensuring peace in the country.

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