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APC releases list of aspirants cleared for senatorial primaries

The National Working Committee of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has released names of aspirants that have been cleared to take part in the senatorial primaries across the federation.

Police deny allegation of N500,000 extortion from suspect

Operatives of Police in Zone 2 command have denied the allegation of N500, 000 levelled against some police officers by one businessman, Peter Alex Nwoseh.

Police dismiss FSARS officer, demote others for extorting motorists

An inspector of the Nigerian Police Force attached to the Federal Special Anti-Robery Squad (FSARS), Charles Omotosho, has been dismissed for extorting road users in Ikorodu area of Lagos State.
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1004 Apartments landlords petition IGP over unlawful arrest of residents

Landlords of 1004 Apartments in Victoria Island, Lagos have decried unlawful arrest and detention of some residents by policemen claiming to be from Special Tactical Squad of the Inspector General of Police (IGP).

Police dismiss four SARS operatives, charge them to court

The Assistant Inspector General in charge of Zone 2 Command, Adamu Ibrahim, has upheld the recommendation of police disciplinary body that recommended the dismissal of four policemen attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Ikeja, Lagos State.

Police dismiss three officers over Lagos tear-gas incident

The police in Lagos have dismissed three officers who were found guilty of spraying tear-gas on a man identified as Ademuwagun Solomon near China Town in the Ojota area of Lagos.

Suspects indict Ogun assemblyman over murder case

Four suspected cultists arrested by the men of Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad, Zonal Intervention Squad, Obada, Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital have allegedly fingered the majority leader of Ogun State House of Assembly, Yinka Mafe, as their sponsor.

Man arrested for allegedly threatening to kidnap ex-boss over sacking

The Zone 2 Police Command has arrested a man, Victor Joseph, for allegedly threatening to kidnap his former Indian boss, Mr. Piush Kumar.

Outrage in police over alleged lopsided promotions

There is discontent among some officers and men from South-East and South-South geopolitical zones in the police over what they described as “marginalisation of our officers” from the regions in the promotion of personnel.

Police arrest man with stolen phones at The Experience

While thousands of Nigerians were singing and praising God at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos State, during the House on the Rock’s sponsored gospel concert, ‘The Experience,’ a man, Lateef Nurudeen, had a different plan.

Police seek death penalty for wife of ex-PDP chairman’s son

The police have filed murder charges against a woman who allegedly murdered her husband at their residence in Abuja weekend.

You can’t bar Senator Kashamu from convention – Court tells PDP

A Federal High Court, sitting in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State Capital, has restrained the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from preventing the Chief Makanjola Ogundipe-led South-West Zonal Executive Committee and other delegates from the zone from attending the December 9 elective national convention of the party.

We sell human hands for N5,000 each – Suspected cultists

Two suspected cult members in Ogun State say they sell human hands for N5,000 each to raise funds for their operations.

Five suspected fraudsters nabbed for defrauding businessman of N25m

A businessman, Oladimeji Isiaka, has gone bankrupt after losing about N25m to suspected fraudsters who defrauded him under the pretext of curing his headache.

Double your fight against crimes – AIG tells policemen

The Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 2, Adamu Ibrahim, has tasked the Ogun State Police Command to double its efforts in crime fighting and prevention.

Ex-policeman gets N7m bail for allegedly burgling Jonathan’s house

A Wuse Zone 2 Senior Magistrates’ Court, Abuja on Tuesday granted bail of N7 million to a former police officer, Musa Musa, for allegedly breaking into the Abuja house of former President Goodluck Jonathan.

Lagos unveils roadmap to fix potholes, tackle flooding

The Lagos State Government yesterday unveiled its roadmap targeted at maintaining and rehabilitating roads across the state as well as comprehensive drainage maintenance and flood control programme between August and December 2017.

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