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Suspects arrested over murder of 3 policemen in Port Harcourt

The Police Command in Rivers has confirmed the arrest of some suspects in connection with the murder of three policemen at Mile 3 in Port Harcourt on May 10.

Soldiers storm police station over murder of colleague

There was commotion along Ada George Road in Port Harcourt on Thursday morning as soldiers sacked the Rumukpakani Police Station, allegedly over the killing of their colleague by a policeman.

Two feared dead in robbery attack on Ekiti bank

Two persons are feared dead in a robbery attack on an old generation bank in Ilawe Ekiti, headquarters of Ekiti Southwest Local Government Area of Ekiti State.

ISIS claims deadly knife attack in Paris

A knife attack in Paris, which left one person dead and four others injured, has been claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group.

Okada rider beaten to coma over ‘dirty’ N100 note

A disagreement between a commercial motorcyclist and his passenger over a dirty naira note on Saturday in Lagos, turned bloody as irate youth beat the cyclist to a state of coma.

Police officer dies after clash with motorcyclists in Ebonyi

One of the police officers, who was injured in the clash between motorcyclists and police last week in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, has died from the injuries he sustained.

Protesters clash with police in Abakaliki

Economic and human activities as well as vehicular movements were grounded in various parts of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capital, on Thursday, following series of violent clashes between the protesting commercial motorcycle operators and policemen.

California arrests ex-cop for serial killings 40 years after

A 72 year-old former policeman, Joseph James DeAngelo, has been arrested and charged with serial killings in California during the 1970s and 1980s. He will appear in court tomorrow.

Policeman ducked for sexual assault

A 29-year-old policeman, Sylvester Shamaki, who allegedly used his fingers to penetrate private part of a 22-year-old woman, was on Wednesday brought before a Yaba Magistrates’ Court in Lagos.

Police kicks mentally-ill officer’s wife out of official quarters

Wife of a policeman, Lilian Achieng, who has been kicked out of her police quarters has revealed her husband is mentally unstable and needs help.

Suspect: Why we invaded Ibrahim Magu’s farm

Three suspects, who attacked the farmhouse of the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, have been arrested.

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 assaults superior with iron bar, rejects assignment

A Zimbabwean policeman who was detailed to investigate the stabbing case between a Binga villager and another man severely assaulted his superior with an iron bar, while refusing to take on the case.

Six killed as cultists, OPC members clash in Ogun

At least six persons, including a policeman, were reportedly killed, between Sunday and Monday, in Ijebu-Igbo, Ogun State, when suspected cult members clashed with members of the O’odua Peoples Congress (OPC).

Police officer’s son allegedly hangs himself in Gombe

Thirteen-year-old son of a policeman is suspected to have hanged himself in Gombe, the Police said on Tuesday.

Turkey implicates Fethullah Gulen in 2016 Andrei Karlov murder

A Turkish court has ordered the arrest of the US-based Muslim religious leader Fethullah Gulen and seven others over the 2016 killing of the Russian ambassador to Turkey, according to state media reports.

France’s Emmanuel Macron leads tributes to ‘hero’ police officer

French President Emmanuel Macron has led tributes to Arnaud Beltrame, the "hero" policeman who died after swapping himself for a hostage in a jihadist attack, saying he symbolised the "French spirit of resistance".

Dutch officer to be charged for leaking MP’s security plans

Dutch prosecutors said Monday they will bring charges against a policeman accused of leaking information about the security surrounding controversial far-right MP Geert Wilders.

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Armed policemen invade Kingsley Kuku’s residence

Some armed policemen allegedly invaded the Arogbo community in Ese-Odo Local Government Area of Ondo State on Thursday, shooting into the air.