Tag: Police

‘I petitioned police over fraudulent act by Igboho’

By Segun Showunmi, Ibadan A real estate agent in Ibadan, Oyo State, Alhaji Waheed Adetunji, has said the recent police invitation to Chief Sunday Adeyemo a.k.a. Sunday Igboho was meant…

Police arrest man for stabbing Chief Imam to death in Niger

From John Adams, Minna The Niger state Police Command has arrested a 35 year old man Umar Jibrin for allegedly stabbing a Chief Imam of Enagi in the Edati local…

Police sergeant dismissed for attempted murder of lover

By Christopher Oji The Lagos State Police Command has dismissed a Police Sgt., Eze Aiwansoba, attached to the Special Protection Unit, Base 16, Ikeja, for attempting to kill his lady…

Police don’t procure arms, says IGP

By Tony Akowe, Abuja The Inspector General of Police Alkali Baba on Monday told the House of Representatives Committee investigating procurement of arms and ammunition for security agencies that the…

Police Inspector, three others injured as soldiers overrun control post

By Uja Emmanue, Makurdi A Police Inspector Goleng Lepyel attached to the Control Post of Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Services ( NAQS) in North Bank Makurdi was critically injured when suspected…

Police rescue 15 kidnapped victims, 32 rustled cows in Kaduna

A traditional ruler in Ekiti State and the Elewu of Ewu Ekiti in Ilejemeje Local government, Oba Adetutu Ajayi narrowly escaped death Friday evening, as suspected gunmen rained bullets on…

Europa League: Police give update on naked man who ran to the field during Granada vs Man United

Granada local police has given update on the man who ran into the pitch naked during the Spanish side’s Europa League tie against Manchester United last Thursday. The man was…

Police arrest cleric for abducting teenage girl for ritual in Ogun

By Kunle Aknrinade & Ernest Nwokolo Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have arrested a 36-year-old self-acclaimed Islamic cleric, Amodu Jamiu for abducting a 15-year-old girl for ritual. According to…

Buhari yet to consult Police Council on new IGP

By Alao Abiodun Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammad Dingyadi, has clarified President Muhammadu is yet to consult the Police Council over the appointment of acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman…

Minister: Why Buhari Didn’t Consult Police Council Before Appointing New IGP

Osinbajo decorating acting IGP, Usman Baba Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Dingyadi has revealed the reason President Muhammadu Buhari did not consult the Police Service Council before appointing Usman Alkali…

Attack: Gov Emmanuel commiserates with police

Nairalovers Nigeria Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom has commiserated with the Nigeria Police Force on the death of its officers in an attack in the state. The News Agency…

Police Arrest Ogun Prophet For Alleged Rape In Church

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested Prophet Tayo Shobowale, who is in charge of the Cherubim and Seraphim Church, Oke-Igbala, Ifo, for allegedly having unlawful carnal knowledge of a…

Imo attacks: Police, Uzodimma ignored DSS alert, says ex-director

A former Assistant Director of the Department of State Services (DSS), Dennis Amachree, said the agency informed the police and Imo State Governor, Hope Uzodinma, three times, about an impending…

Katsina Police recovers lethal weapons from surrendered Bandits

The Katsina State Police Command has recovered several lethal weapons of mass destructions from notorious bandits who surrendered themselves willingly to the state Police Command. The notorious bandits who had…

‘DSS Alerted Police, Uzodinma A Week Before Imo Attacks’ – Ex-DSS Director

Razed vehicles at Police Headquarter Owerri Former Assistant Director of the Department of State Services (DSS), Dennis Amachree has expressed that the agency informed the police and Imo State Governor,…