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Suspected herdsmen kill two policemen in Benue

Suspected Fulani herdsmen on Sunday killed two riot policemen at Tse-Oragbo, in the Nyiev ward of the Guma Local Government Area of Benue State.

CP: Boko Haram killed four policemen, six soldiers in Rann

The police in Borno on Thursday confirmed that four policemen and six soldiers were killed in the Boko Haram attack in Rann, a community in Kala Balge local government area of the state.

Police: Schools should encourage use of security dogs in Borno

The Police in Borno on Thursday said they had deployed personnel to public schools in the state to enhance protection and security in them.

School guard allegedly rapes 11-year-old pupil in Ilorin

A 70-year-old school security guard, Morounmubo Ayinde, has been arrested by policemen for allegedly raping an 11-year-old primary school girl in Ilorin, Kwara State.

President Buhari: More deaths in Taraba crisis than Benue, Zamfara

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the crisis on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State had claimed more lives than that of the herdsmen killings in Benue and Zamfara states.

Governor Obaseki expresses satisfaction with conduct of council polls

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo said Saturday’s council elections in the state were peaceful and expressed satisfaction with the process.

UN peacekeepers in South Sudan accused of paying for sex

The United Nations mission in South Sudan says it has recalled a 46-member peacekeeping police unit after some members allegedly paid local women living in a protection camp for sex.

DR Congo police kill protester in church-led march against Kabila

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s capital Kinshasa shot dead an anti-government protester and wounded two others who had gathered to take part in church-led marches against President Joseph Kabila’s rule on Sunday.

Committee demands more recognition for vigilance groups

Chief Ikechukwu Aduba, Chairman, Anambra Vigilance Supervisory Committee, has called the for integration of vigilance groups in the national security system for more effective security in the country.

South Africa busts evil Angels Church with 100 sex slaves

South African police have busted Mancoba Seven Angels Ministry, a church run as a cult, with no fewer than 100 sex slaves, among them girls as young as 12, nursing tiny babies and with leaders who regard themselves as angels.

The more things change…

kidnap of 105 female students of Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe state, was Chibok all over again. As it was in April 2014 so it is in February 2018. The president has changed, the service chiefs have changed and the crime scene has changed — but the details are so alike.

3,000 bandits surrender arms in Zamfara

Over 3,000 repentant bandits have surrendered their arms in Zamfara following a peace deal with the state government, the state Deputy Governor, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala, has said.

Seven soldiers, 71 jihadists killed in Egypt Sinai op: military

Seven Egyptian soldiers and 71 jihadists have been killed since the launch of a wide-ranging operation to quell an Islamic State group affiliate in Sinai earlier this month, the military said.

DSS operative allegedly brutalises journalist in Bayelsa

A journalist with the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria, FRCN, Alambo Datonye, has been allegedly brutalised by an operative of the Department of State Services (DSS) in Bayelsa State.

One killed at PDP rally in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi State Police Command on Monday confirmed the arrest of one Mr Emmanuel (surname withheld) for allegedly having a hand in the death of one Mr. Elias Nwankwoagu, in Nwofe community in Izzi council area of the southeastern state.

Three Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai campaign

Egypt said, on Monday, that three of its soldiers had been killed in the Sinai Peninsula during a wide-ranging operation against the local branch of the Islamic State group.

Newton Jibunoh: President Buhari hasn’t done enough to stop herdsmen

Foremost Nigerian adventurer, Dr Newton Jibunoh, weekend, said that President Muhammadu Buhari has not put in place satisfactory measures to halt the mercenaries butchering defenceless civilians and policemen in parts of the country under the guise of herdsmen.

Policeman escorting frozen chicken allegedly kills taxi driver

Tragedy struck in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State on Sunday when a policeman attached to a yet to be identified firm shot and killed a taxi driver.

Benue villagers recover decomposed body suspected to be missing policeman

A decomposing body found at Adzege village in Logo Local Government Area of Benue State has been suspected to be that of one of the four policemen declared missing earlier this month.

Court awards N20m damages to family of victim of police killing

A high court sitting in Umuahia, the Abia State Capital, to the family of Mr. Ikechukwu Uwagbaokwuin who was shot by a trigger-happy police officer in Umuahia on September 10, 2015.

Suspected herdsman killed in gun battle with police in Benue

A suspected herdsman have been killed in an exchange of gunfire with officers of the Benue state command of the Nigeria Police Force.

Missing policeman’s body retrieved without eyes, ears or nose in Benue

Benue State Police Command has said the body of one of its officers has been retrieved in unflattering condition, as the eyes, ears and nose have been removed.

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Enugu CP condemns brutality against police personnel

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mohammad Aliyu, has condemned all forms of brutality against the police, and described the menace as bad narratives against the force.
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The Minister of Defence, Retired General Bashir Salihi Magashi, on Thursday, said that the Nigerian Armed Forces are deeply saddened and disappointed by the killing of soldiers in Konshisha Local Government Area of Benue State.
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