The newly posted commissioner of the  kwara state police command , CP Paul ODAMA has called on all political parties  to ensure peace in the state, noting that the police is ready to provide adequate security for all politicians to guide against intimidation. Speaking with journalists in Ilorin today at the state police headquarters, the […]

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has frowned at the statement by the Presidency in its response to his vow to arm the Amotekun Corps in the state. Mr Akeredolu, a lawyer, has been a consistent advocate for an approval for state security outfits to bear arms. He recently accused the Federal Government of double […]

Operatives of Ketu Division of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested three notorious members of a robbery gang for alleged traffic robbery. This was made known by the Command’s spokesman, SP Benjamin Hudeyin, in a statement he issued today. Hundeyin, who revealed that the suspects were arrested on Monday night, said they were dispossessing […]

Gunmen last night reportedly attacked Igangan Police station in Ibarapa North Local Government area of Oyo State, killing a Divisional Crime Officer, DCO, and a suspect who was in detention. According to a senior police officer, who spoke in anonymity, told reporters that the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, an Inspector and some suspects were on […]

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said that the country is witnessing a progressive decimation of terrorists and insurgents. Accoording to the Minister the North East is again accessible because of the government’s efforts. He disclosed this in Calabar at a joint press conference with Professor Ben AYADE, Cross River State Governor, […]

Three children have been confirmed dead in a fire incident that took place in Rumuchakara community, Obio Akpor local government area of Rivers State. The fire outbreak was said to have occurred at 9pm on Monday. Five children were affected by the inferno, three of whom have been confirmed dead. The remaining two are said […]

Terrorists attacked farmers in different communities in Birnin-Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, killing three, kidnapped twenty-two residents and snatched their motorcycles. The Chairman of Birnin-Gwari Emirate Progressive Union, Ishaq Usman Kasai, told journalists today that on Saturday 24th of September around 7:30pm, the bandits invaded Hayin Gada of Damari Community in Kazage Ward. According […]

GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has criticised the Federal Government’s objection to the proposed use of arms by the Western Nigeria Security Network code named (Amotekun Corps) while allowing its equivalent in Katsina state to bear weapons. Insisting that Ondo State will defend its people, he said the denial of the right of Amotekun to […]

The Troops of Operation Desert Sanity, Operation Hadin Kai, have reportedly ambushed suspected fighters of the Boko Haram, also known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād, killing six of them in an ambush. Following credible intelligence, the troops of seventy-three Battalion, in collaboration with Civilian Joint Task Force, reportedly conducted a successful ambush on Tuesday […]

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kogi says four persons died while six persons sustained injuries in an accident on Kabba-Lokoja-Abuja road. Kogi Sector Commander Stephen Dawulung who confirmed the incident to reporters in Lokoja today, noted that one person survived the crash unhurt. Dawulung said that the accident involved a bus along Kilometer 2, Line […]

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