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Police nab two over production of pistols

The Kano police command said it arrested two men; Rabiu Suleiman and Yahaya Abdulkadir, over alleged manufacturing of locally made pistols and ammunition.
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Police investigate alleged murder of man by his brother in Enugu

The Police in Enugu State are investigating alleged murder of one Chizoba Ogbonna-Izuchukwu, 46, by his brother, Raphael Izuchukwu, 40, in Igboeze North Local Government area of the state.

Kidnap suspect linked with tramadol intake finally dies in Ondo

The Police in Ondo State say a suspected kidnapper who was arrested in a botched kidnap attempt in Owo is dead following complications from a high intake of tramadol.

Hijacked bus: Police recover 2 bodies, rescue 8

The Rivers State Police Command said it has recovered two corpses and rescued eight persons from the 18-seater passengers bus that was hijacked, on Wednesday night, by gunmen along Elele-Omarelu in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State.
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Kidnapper sleeps off in victim’s house after taking tramadol

A suspected kidnapper, who wanted to kidnap a pharmacy owner, slept off as a result of tramadol he took before the operation.
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Petrol tanker rams into beer parlour, kills four

Four persons were on Saturday crushed to death by a tanker in Rumuapara community in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Police: How gunmen abducted Islamic preacher in Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State on Friday, confirmed that Malam Ahmad Garko, an Islamic preacher known as ‘Al-Garkawy’ had been abducted by gunmen while working in his farm.

Police: Gunmen abduct Islamic preacher in Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State, yesterday, confirmed that Malam Ahmad Garko, an Islamic preacher, known as ‘Al-Garkawy,” had been abducted by gunmen while working in his farm.

Man kills employer, steals N700,000 cash

The police in Ondo State have arrested a 45-year-old man, Adewale Adegoroye, for allegedly killing his boss, Mr Akinmulero Akinwunmi, and carting away a sum of N700,000.

Police arrest 11 over cattle rustling, abduction in Niger

Niger State police command has paraded eleven suspects for cattle rustling, armed robbery, abduction and other sundry crimes in the state.

Police arrest 47-year-old man for impregnating daughter

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 47-year-old man, Julius Ochim, for allegedly impregnating his own daughter.

Abductors of ex-Ondo council chairmen demand N20 million ransom

Abductors of former chairman, Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Mr. Dele Fagoriola, have demanded for a N20 million ransom from the family of the victim.

Gunmen kill 11 worshippers, 10 others in Zamfara

No fewer than 11 people were said to have been killed inside a mosque in Kwaddi village in Mayasa District, Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State while 10 others were killed when bandits moved from house to house in the village.
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Police ready for Bauchi senatorial bye-election

The Bauchi State Police Command has said it is ready to effectively police the forthcoming Bauchi South Senatorial bye-election to avoid breakdown of law and order.

Police: 8 persons killed in Borno suicide bomb attack

The Police Command in Borno, on Monday confirmed eight persons killed in an early morning suicide bomb attack in a mosque in Konduga Local Government Area (LGA), of the state.

Gunmen kill two, injure others in Zamfara market attack

The Police command in Zamfara on Friday confirmed the killing of two persons following an unknown gunmen attack on a market in Karakai village in the Bungudu Local Government Area of the state.
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Another bloodbath in Zamfara as gunmen kill 31

Zamfara State witnessed another moment of blood spill on Thursday when gunmen killed over 31 people in some communities in Maradun Local Government Area of the state.

Armed robbery: Nasarawa council boss urges residents to expose criminals

Mr Abubakar Abbas, the Chairman of Wamba Local Government Council, Nasarawa State, has urged residents to be vigilante and expose criminals to security agencies in order to curtail crime in the area.

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Kano government disburses N99 million for women empowerment

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SGF asks Nigerians to support federal government in ensuring peace

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, is asking Nigerians to support the Federal Government in ensuring peace in the nation.

2019: Borno Youth Coalition endorse Senator Ndume’s re-election bid

Over 29 Borno Youth coalition comprising 19 youth forum and 10 Borno tertiary institutions students forum have endorsed senator Mohammed Ali Ndume’s re-election bid in the upcoming 2019 election for southern Borno senatorial district on the platform of the All Progressive Congress (APC).