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Police arrest attackers of DPO in Ogun

Two suspected members of an armed robbery gang, who allegedly shot and injured the Divisional Police Officer of Ogbere Division, in Ijebu East Local Government Area of Ogun State, CSP Adeyinka Akingbade, have been arrested by the operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad.

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.

Plateau gets new CP Jeremiah Undie

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has appointed Jeremiah Undie as the new Police Commissioner for Plateau state command.

4 police officers die, 30 injured in road crash after shooting training in Sokoto

Four policemen have died while 30 others were severely injured in a fatal motor accident that occurred along Unguwar Rogo Area in Sokoto Metropolis.

Police arrest four suspects for allegedly beating 70-yrs-old woman to death

The Bauchi State police command has arrested four suspects for beating a 70-year-old woman to death for alleged witchcraft.

Police investigate alleged food poisoning in Enugu

The Police Command in Enugu State says it has commenced investigation into the alleged poisoning of the food of a prominent man in a restaurant in Enugu, the state capital.

Two female suicide bombers killed in Maiduguri – Police

The Police in Borno on Saturday said two female suicide bombers were killed when they detonated the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) strapped to their bodies in the outskirts of Maiduguri.

Suspected ritualists slaughter 13-year-old boy in Jigawa

Suspected rituals have slaughtered a 13-year-old boy in Babaldu village in Birnin Kudu Local Government Area of Jigawa.

Police injured as robbers snatch N25m from bullion van

A police officer sustained grave injuries on Wednesday after a gang of robbers waylaid a bank’s billion van between Otulu and Ubulu-Okiti, along Asaba/Benin expressway, Delta State, and made away with N25 million.

Police debunk suicide rumour of officer in Ebonyi

The Ebonyi Police Command has debunked the rumour making the rounds in Abakaliki that one of its officers committed suicide on Monday, over his posting to Maiduguri.

Police arrest 2 for burgling ex-judge’s residence in Warri

Two members of a gang of criminals have been nabbed by the police after burgling the house of a former judge and carted away valuables worth millions of naira.

Police arrest grandpa, 2 others for car snatching

Anambra State Police Command has arrested a 64 year-old grandfather and two members of his syndicate who specialise in car snatching in South Eastern States.

Reckless driver kills 3 okada riders in Ondo

A reckless driver has killed three commercial motorcyclists popularly called okada operators in Okitipupa, headquarters of Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State.

Eid-el-Kabir: Police restrict movement in Borno

The police have announced the restriction of movement during the Eid el Kabir celebration across Borno State, citing fragile security situation as reason for the restriction.

Uber driver rescued from jumping into Lagoon over N90,000 debt

An Uber driver, identified as Hammed Olojo, 31, was on Sunday afternoon rescued by operatives of the Rapid Response Squad, RRS, on patrol of Third Mainland Bridge from jumping into the Lagoon.

Eid-el-Kabir: Police deploys 4,000 officers in Nassarawa

The Nassarawa State Command of the Nigeria Police Force said it has deployed 4,000 officers of the state, to various towns and villages to forestall breakdown of law and order.

Parents of murdered 10-year-old in Owerri seek justice

The parents of Somtochukwu, the 10- year-old boy who was killed in the stampede that followed the demolition of Ekeukwu Market in Owerri, Imo State, Mr. and Mrs. Ibeanusi, have called for justice over the killing of their son.

Police arrest three over kidnap, killing of ACE students for ritual

Detectives from the Ondo State Police Command on Sunday, said three suspected kidnappers have been arrested said in connection with the alleged kidnapped and killing of two female students of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, for ritual purpose.

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