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Senate passes vote of no confidence on IGP Ibrahim Idris

The Senate on Wednesday passed a vote of no confidence on the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris for not honouring invitations put to him on three occasions.

Rebel professor among 10 killed in Indian Kashmir

Indian soldiers shot dead five Kashmir militants including a rebel university teacher in a gunfight Sunday that triggered protests in which five civilians were killed.

Mob sets fire on police officer’s house over youth’s death

‎Angry youths of Evbuomama community in Ikpoba-Okah Local Government Area of Edo State have set fire on the residence of a police officer, following the death of one Glory Imarogie.

Court discharges woman accused of assaulting policeman

Barnawa Customary Court, Kaduna, on Thursday discharged a 31-year-old woman, Obi Rachael, who was alleged to have assaulted a police officer.

Policeman beaten coma for shooting man in Lagos

A police officer was weekend beaten to a state of coma by a mob , after he shot a man in the head, during an altercation at Alapere, Mile 12 area of Lagos.

Policeman arrested for allegedly shooting colleague to death

A Japanese police officer was arrested Thursday for allegedly shooting a colleague dead, a rare fatal gun crime in a country where weapons are strictly regulated.

Armed robbers attack filling station in FCT

Residents of Galadimawa village, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory were, on Tuesday, thrown into chaos as armed robbers, raided a filling station, leaving three persons badly injured.

Police rescue kidnapped woman, gun down two abductors

Ogun State Police Command has rescued a woman, from the kidnappers’ den while two of the abductors were shot dead.

DR Congo military court jails policeman for life for killing protester

A military court in the Democratic Republic of Congo has jailed a police officer for life for killing a demonstrator opposed to President Joseph Kabila, a judicial source said on Tuesday.

Police nab ex-convict for impersonating Ogun director to swindle people

Police in Ogun State have nabbed an ex convict, one Surajudeen Adeleke Balogun, for allegedly impersonating and using the picture of a Director of Finance in the state civil service to perpetuate fraud on Facebook.

Policeman brutalises journalist, threatens to shoot him in Bayelsa

Bayelsa State Correspondent of The Guardian, Mr. Julius Osahon, escaped death by a whisker after he was brutalised by a Police Sergeant attached to the state security outfit, Operation Doo Akpo.

20-year-old tipper conductor shot dead by policeman in Imo

One Ifeanyi Okafor, said to be a 20-year-old boy, yesterday, met his untimely dead, as a Police Sergeant, Mr. Abu Itam, was said to have shot him (Okafor), dead.

Woman in court for allegedly stabbing police officer with broken bottle

A 57-year-old woman, Elizabeth Oyindo, who allegedly stabbed a police officer with a broken bottle was on Friday arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Gunmen kill two police officers in Bayelsa

Gunmen suspected to be sea pirates have on Monday attacked Ogbia Marine Police Division in Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

Police officer kills football fan in Ebonyi

A football fan identified as Obinna Igwe has been shot dead while two others sustained bullet wounds following a fracas involving some policemen and a football team at a match in Ikwo Local Government Area of Ebonyi State.

Ex-England footballer Trevor Sinclair admits drink-driving, racially abusing police officer

Former England footballer Trevor Sinclair has admitted drink driving and racially abusing a police officer.

UN chief Antonio Guterres condemns Egypt’s church attack

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned Friday’s attack in Egypt outside Mar Mina church in the Helwan district, south of Cairo.

EFCC arrests fake investigator over attempt to defraud Governor Al-Makura

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday, arrested one Mohammed Momoh, a farmer, for attempting to defraud the governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura.

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Ex-SA President Jacob Zuma’s son fined for hate speech

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Osun Assembly deliberates on health insurance scheme

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