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Gunmen kill two police officers, abduct expatriate in Rivers

At least three people have been killed and one expatriate kidnapped by unknown gunmen around Woji community in Obio-Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State.

Police begin investigation into fracas at Lafia market

The Police in Nasarawa State have begun investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of one person at Ashangwa Market after a pandemonium on Tuesday.

Kerosene explosion kills two children

Kerosene flame is reported to have engulfed a building in Ezzamgbo, Ohaukwu Local Government Area of Ebonyi state, killing two children.

Police injure three suspected armed robbers in Niger

The police in Minna, Niger State, have stated that three suspected armed robbers were “fatally injured” in a shootout with men of the anti-robbery squad along the Lunma-Banana road in the Borgu Local Government Area of the state.
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Five dead, nine injured in Anambra road accident

The accident which occurred along Enugu/Onitsha expressway involved a Toyota pickup van with Reg. NSR 428 AU with eight passengers, killing three persons and injuring five persons.

Gunmen kill reverend, abduct wife in Kaduna

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers yesterday killed a pastor, Rev Hosea Akuchi, and abducted his wife, Talatu, at Guguma community, a suburb of Kaduna metropolis.

Two women buy day-old twins for N1.8 million in Imo

Two women, Chizoba Eze and Amaka Eze, have been arrested by the Imo State Police Command for allegedly buying newborn twins, Emmanuel and Emmanuela, for N1.8m in Umuahia, Abia State.

Madman hacks neighbour to death in Ondo

A middle-aged man suspected to be a madman has reportedly killed a neighbour identified as Idowu Seewo with a machete at Olomu community in Okitipupa Local Government Area of Ondo State.

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.

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