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The real price of ‘changing the change’

Top opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members have been granting press interviews and addressing zonal political rallies talking about “CHANGING THE CHANGE” in next year’s general elections, without defining what exactly that means.

Imo APC Congress held despite court order

A faction of the All Progressives Congress in Imo State has gone ahead to conduct the state congress of the party on Saturday, despite a federal High court of Owerri order stopping the exercise.

Sylvester Nwambe emerges Ebonyi APC chairman amidst controversy

Policemen from the Ebonyi State Police Command Saturday reportedly barred delegates from a faction of the party loyal to a former All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate, Senator Julius Ucha, from gaining entry to the venue of the state congress.

Police tighten security at APC congress venue in Gombe

The Gombe Police Command on Saturday deployed no fewer than 500 policemen to the venue of the APC State Congress to ensure the safety of lives and property.

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.

Heavy security at Lagos APC secretariat ahead of state congress

Security has been beefed up around the All Progressives Congress secretariat in Lagos, ahead of the chapter’s state congress on Saturday.

Police inspector forces lady to transfer money at gunpoint

A police inspector attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Police Command, Ikorodu office, allegedly collected N5,000 from a lady after threatening to shoot her.

Truck crushes female student to death along Benin-Ore expressway

Students of Tai Solarin University of Education, TASUED, Ijebu-Ode, yesterday, went on the rampage, protesting the death of their female colleague, Kofoworola Toibat Kuku, who was crushed to death by a truck along Benin-Ore-Lagos expressway.

Gunmen kill three policemen, kidnap Syrian national in Sokoto

Sokoto state police command has confirmed the killing of three policemen and kidnapping of an expatriate, Abul Nasir, a Syrian national working with Triacta Construction Company in the state.

Four students killed, scores wounded as cultists clash in Imo

No fewer than four students of the Imo State University Owerri were on Sunday feared dead after two rival cult groups clashed in Owerri, the state capital.

Philippine mayor survives ambush after Duterte threat

A Philippine mayor accused of involvement in narcotics trafficking survived an ambush on Sunday, police said, four months after President Rodrigo Duterte publicly threatened to kill him.

Suspected hoodlums arrested at Ekiti APC Primary

No fewer than six suspected hoodlums were arrested at the gate of the venue of the Ekiti State All Progressives Congress (APC) primary rerun on Saturday.

Recruitment: Nigeria Police will strictly adhere to federal character – DIG

The Nigeria Police Force on Friday said it would adhere strictly to the Federal Character policy in the ongoing recruitment of additional 6,000 policemen in the country.

Senator Abe: Why I fell out with Minister Amaechi

A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Rivers State, Senator Magnus Abe, has described his disagreement with leader of the party in the state and Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Amaechi, as political.

IGP’s wife urges police officers, men to empower women

Wife of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Princess Asmau Ndayako Idris, on Wednesday, made a passionate appeal to Police officers and men to empower their wives to support family sustenance.

South African national found dead in Lagos hotel

A Nigerian lady, Gift Mike, is cooling her heels at State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, SCIID, Yaba, answering questions bordering on the death of her South African lover, Daniel Grant, weekend, in a hotel on Victoria Island area of Lagos.

Police recruitment: 1,113 begin screening in Lagos

No fewer than 1,113 applicants began screening in Lagos State on Monday for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force.

Rights group frowns at arrest, detention of Senator Melaye’s security detail

The National Coordinator Justice and Freedom Watch, Chief Segun Owoeye, has frowned at the arrest and unlawful detention of Senator Dino Melaye’s orderly and his security detail by the police.

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