The Commissioner of Police (CP) in Kebbi State, Musa Baba, has warned officers and men of the Command that the rumoured strike by police personnel is mutiny and disobedience to a lawful order. Baba gave the warning while speaking with the officers and men of the Command in Birnin Kebbi on Thursday. Baba also urged […]

An Ilorin magistrate’s court has ordered the remand of two suspects over an alleged attempt to murder a sugarcane seller, Habila Salisu, in Eiyenkorin, Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State. The suspects were charged on offenses bordering on criminal conspiracy, robbery, causing grievous hurt, attempt to commit culpable homicide and for being suspected members […]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission says it has subjected the officer behind the trending video of former Anambra Governor, Willie Obiano, being interrogated by the agency, to appropriate disciplinary action in line with its guiding principles. A statement by its Spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, said the trending video was not authorised by the anti-graft agency […]

Oke Ako, a community in the Ajoni Local Council Development Area of Ekiti State, erupted in joy on Tuesday as a cleric, Michael Adeyeye of Christ Apostolic Church in the community escaped unhurt from the four gunmen who abducted him on Saturday. Residents of the community could not believe their ears when news filtered in […]

At least seven security operatives, including CSP Umar Muhammed Dakin-Gari, the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Nasko, Magama Local Government Area of Niger State, were killed by bandits on Tuesday. The gunmen, who attempted to launch an attack on Nasko were engaged by the security operatives, comprising the police, military and local vigilantes. The […]

The woman who distributed jerrycans of petrol as souvenirs at a party held at Havilah Events Centre, Victoria Island on the 4th of March 2022, has been arrested and arraigned. Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, Adekunle Ajisebutu, said the suspect, Ogbulu Chidinma Pearl, was arraigned on a four-count charge of conduct likely to cause […]

Police authorities in Lagos State have taken into custody the driver of the BRT Bus involved in the murder of 22-year-old fashion designer, Oluwabamise Ayanwole. The driver, Andrew Nice Omininikoron, and another accomplice were arrested by DSS operatives in Ososa, Odogbolu area of Ogun State on Monday night. They were eventually handed over to the […]

The Nigerian Army said troops of the Joint Task Force North East Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) have eliminated more than 20 Boko Haram and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists in Borno. Army Spokesperson, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu, in a statement on Monday, said that the terrorists were hit in their camp around Wartek in […]

The Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council, has called on the state government to fish out the killers of an Ibadan-based broadcaster, Titus Badejo popularly known as Ejanla. The council Chairman, Mr Ademola Babalola made the call in a condolence message issued on Sunday to newsmen in Ibadan. Badejo was killed at a […]

Controversy has surrounded the whereabouts of Oodua Peoples Congress operatives who arrested Fulani warlord, Iskilu Wakili. While there are media reports that the men have been transferred to Abuja, some sources in the OPC said they do not know the whereabouts of the detained operatives. The OPC members were detained on Sunday after arresting Fulani […]

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