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Explosion on London underground train leaves ‘several injured’

An explosion rocked an underground train in Parsons Green station in Fulham on Friday, reportedly leaving several people injured.

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.

Police nab two suspected robbers, recover arms

The police in Abuja have arrested two suspected robbers who were allegedly on their way to Minna, Niger State, for a robbery operation.

Two abductors of septuagenarian arrested

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested two men for alleged involvement in the kidnap of a 70-year-old woman, identified as Victoria Jimba, on August 30, 2017.

Biafra: Normalcy restored in Abia – Police

The Nigeria Police authority has said normalcy has returned to parts of Abia state where clashes between security agencies and some members of the Indigenous People of Biafra were reported.

Rivers APC faults Wike’s allegation against SARS

The All Progressives Congress in Rivers State has faulted the allegation by the state Governor, Chief Nyesom Wike, that the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Nigeria Police was behind kidnappings and armed robberies in the state.

Court remands 30 IPOB members in prison

A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on Thursday, remanded 30 suspected members of the Indigenous People of Biafra in prison custody.

New police commissioner assumes office in Abia

The newly-appointed Commissioner of Police, Abia State, Mr. Anthony Ogbizi, assumed office on Thursday, with a call on residents to be law abiding and ensure peace in the state.

Boko Haram commander, others surrender

The police in Borno on Wednesday said a top Boko Haram commander together with other members of the group had surrendered to the command in the state.

Biafra: Residents flee Aba, others remain indoors as crisis festers

Following a resurgence of crisis in Aba, Abia on Thursday, some residents have remained indoors while others are leaving the city in fear.

Police deny reported attack on Igbos in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command has denied and condemned reports of an attack on the Igbos and their property across the state.

Driver to receive 6 strokes of cane for stealing paint

A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, the Nigerian capital, on Thursday ordered the flogging of a 25-year-old driver, Daniel Molba, for stealing paint.

Army not directly involved in IPOB-Hausa clash in Rivers – spokesman

The Nigerian Army says it is not directly involved in ongoing operation to restore law and order in Oyibo Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Rabidly jealous wife allegedly throws rival’s babies into well

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has arrested a 20-year-old housewife, Aisha Isah, for allegedly throwing into a well her two stepdaughters, Zainab 4, and Baaba 2, over a disagreement with the children’s mother.

Police arrest two alleged kidnappers of 70-year-old woman

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested two middle-aged men for their alleged involvement in the kidnap of a 70-year-old woman identified as Victoria Jimba on August 30, 2017.

Suspected IPOB members attack Abia CP’s house

Suspected members of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB), on Thursday, laid siege on the house of Abia State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Leye Oyebade.

Police parade native doctor for aiding human trafficking in Edo

The Edo State Police Command, on Thursday, paraded a native doctor for allegedly aiding and abetting human trafficking.

Man in court over alleged N1.6m visa fraud

The police on Thursday arraigned a 29-year-old man, Emeka Abraham in a Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State for allegedly collecting N1.622 million from two men on false pretext to procure visa for them.

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NEMA sensitizes traders on fire prevention

Following frequent fire outbreaks in Kaduna state, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) on Saturday sensitized traders of Kasuwan Bacci Kaduna on fire prevention measures.