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Police arrest notorious armed robbery syndicate, recover rifle, arms in Katsina

The Katsina Police Command has arrested a notorious syndicates of armed robbery suspects terrorising Funtua area of Katsina state and its environs.

Police dock nine men over alleged public nuisance

Nine men were on Friday brought before a Grade I Area Court, Kubwa‎ in Abuja for allegedly causing public nuisance and disturbing public peace within Karu and environs.

Police warn Senator Saraki against jeopardising murder investigations

But police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, said the transfer was not because of Senate President Bukola Saraki. He, however, warned that an alarm raised by Mr Saraki over the development could compromise investigation and demoralise families of those killed by the criminal gang.

Ex-Police spokesman’s son, five others paraded for cultism

Son of a former Kwara State police spokesman was among six suspected cultists that were, on Thursday, paraded by the Kwara State Police Command, in Ilorin.

Kano Hisbah Board records 106 cases in March

The Kano State Hisbah Board received 106 cases in March and it covered prostitution, matrimonial disputes and disagreements among neighbours, Malam Umar Yahaya said on Wednesday.

Hisbah board arrests 7,751 street beggars in Kano

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 7,751 beggars for allegedly violating the law banning begging on major streets from January till date, an official said yesterday.

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PDP congratulates Zamfara governor-elect, others

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday congratulated the Zamfara State governor-elect, Bello Matawalle, and all federal and state legislators-elect on their victory in the 2019 general elections.