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Final year student stabbed to death

University of Nigeria, Nsukka community were over the weekend thrown into confusion and panic as a final year student of the department of Public Administration and Local Government (PALG) was allegedly stabbed to death by a fellow student over payment of electricity bill at the students lodge in the university.

Police arrest two for alleged theft, murder of landlord

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested two men for allegedly killing their landlord and stealing his Toyota Camry car.

Man, mistress found dead in Lagos apartment

The Police in Lagos have recovered the corpses of a 56-year old man and his mistress at an apartment in Ejigbo area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria.

Police arrest domestic staff for allegedly killing employer, mother

The police in Lagos on Thursday said a 22-year old domestic staff in Surulere has been arrested for allegedly killing his employer and her mother.

Priest arrested for faking own ‘kidnap’

The Ekiti State Police Command has arrested a priest in the Methodist Church, Rev. Peter Adegoke Adewuyi, for allegedly faking his own kidnap to collect ransom from church members and other individuals.

Police arrest man for killing wife in Anambra

A 41-year-old man, Sunday Ngwu, has been arrested by Anambra State police command for allegedly killing his wife, Amara, on Ikwo Street, Ibollo, Awada, in Idemili North Local Government Area of the state.

Man in police net over alleged murder of ‘call girl’

Oladipo Oyefemi, 33, a construction worker and graduate of Geology and Minning from the University of Jos, has been arrested by the Police in Jos for allegedly killing a 24-year-old woman, Patience Musa.

Two cultists arrested over attempt to disrupt Yabatech matriculation

Detectives from the Sabo Division of the Lagos State police command have arrested two members of an alleged secret cult group who were said to be attempting to disrupt the matriculation ceremony of the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos.

Police confirm Lagos man kills wife, son, self

The police in Lagos said a 42-year-old man, Enifeh Omomo, allegedly committed suicide after killing his wife and their six-year-old son at their Ikorodu residence.

Police arrest gardener for alleged murder of student

The Lagos State police command has said a gardner in a secondary school has been arrested over the alleged murder of a Senior Secondary school student.
The fake soldier, Yusuf Quadri, 22, from Ogun State, was arrested during a cautious stop and search by RRS officers.

Fake soldier, robber arrested in Lagos

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), a unit of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a fake soldier and a robber.
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CP: Police officers must respect fundamental human rights

The Commissioner of Police, Cross River state Command, Austin Agbonlahor, has warned his Officers and men to ensure that they operate within the ambit of the law by respecting the fundamental human rights of the citizenry.

Police in Edo arrest alleged serial killer of 38 persons

The Police in Edo said on Monday in Benin that it had arrested a man alleged to be a cultist and serial killer of 38 persons.
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Lagos monarch’s son arrested for murder of NANS official

Operatives of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a 21-year-old man, who allegedly killed one Oshin Aderibigbe, a spokesman of the Joint Campus Committee of the National Association of Nigerian Students.

39 suspected criminals arrested in Bauchi as Police launches special operation

No fewer than 39 suspected criminals were arrested in Bauchi State on Thursday as the State Police Command launches a special operation code named “Operation Adder” to tackle crimes affecting the state.
14 suspects allegedly involved in criminal activities like violence and sundry offences were on Tuesday March 5 handed over to the Rivers State Police Command for further investigation and prosecution.

Election: Nigerian Army hands over another batch of suspected political thugs to Police

Fourteen suspects allegedly involved in criminal activities like violence and sundry offences were on Tuesday March 5 handed over to the Rivers State Police Command for further investigation and prosecution.

Ex-police commissioners to supervise elections in Ogun

Some former Commissioners of Police have been assigned to monitor the Presidential and National Assembly elections in Ogun State.

How female lawyer gruesomely killed her husband in Lagos – Police tell court

A prosecution witness on Wednesday gave graphic detail of last year’s gruesome killing of Lagos lawyer, Symphorosa Otike-Odibi, by her lawyer wife, Udeme, before an Igbosere High Court, Lagos.

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