Burial expenses of slain officers ready – Yobe Police

Yobe State Police Command has said the burial expenses of police officers who died while in service from 2013 to 2014 has been released for payment. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Dungus Abdulkarem made this known in a statement released on Tuesday. “The affected families are to report to the Mechanized Salary Section,(MSS), Damaturu... Continue Reading →

Ekweremadu: We are disappointed in you – Enugu community to Reps member, Asadu

The people of Ovoko Community, in Igbo-Eze South Local Government Area of Enugu State have come hard on a member of the House of Representatives, Hon. Patrick Asadu over the rumoured attack on former Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu in the area. There were reports that Ekweremadu was chased away during the kick-off of... Continue Reading →

NDLEA arrests 133 suspected drug offenders in Oyo

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Oyo State Command, said in Ibadan on Friday that it arrested 133 suspects for various drug-related offences in the year 2020. This is a sharp decrease compared with the 201 arrests made in year 2019 even as there was a 28 per cent increase from the 3,703.58 kilogrammes seized... Continue Reading →

DSS raises alert over bombings, others during yuletide

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised alert about plans by some criminal elements to carry out violent attacks on public places the yuletide seasons. It identified key and vulnerable points as targets of attacks. In a statement in Abuja yesterday by its Public Relations Officer (PRO), National Headquarters, Dr. Peter Afunanya, said the... Continue Reading →

Police foil robbery, arrest suspected cultists in Lagos

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Nigeria Police have foiled robbery attempt in a gridlock in Lagos, NAN reports. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, who made this known in a statement on a Sunday, said that two suspects were arrested. Adejobi stated that the incident occurred around Otedola Bridge on Lagos-Ibadan... Continue Reading →

Students abduction: IGP deploys more forces in Katsina

Following the abduction of a yet-to-be-ascertained number of students from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has deployed personnel from the Police Tactical Squads and crack detectives from Force Intelligence Bureau in Katsina. Adamu said the men of the Nigeria Police Force would work with other security agencies... Continue Reading →

Police arrest two suspects involved in kidnap of American

The Nigerian Police have arrested two suspected members of a trans-national kidnap syndicate involved in the abduction of an American citizen, Philippe Nathan Walton, on October 28, 2020, at his farm in Masalata Village, Republic of Niger. Walton was rescued by American Special Forces in Sokoto State, Nigeria, in an operation, in which six of... Continue Reading →

Date for UNIBEN Post-UTME, post-direct entry exams confirmed

The management of University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State has confirmed the date for her 2020/2021 academic session, Post University tertiary matriculation examination, POST-UTME and Post direct entry admission screening exercise. According to the statement signed by the Public Relations Officer, Benedicta Ehanire, Ph.D. and obtained from the University official Facebook handle on Monday... Continue Reading →

Retired spy chiefs meet DSS DG Bichi

The Forum of Retired Department of State Services Directors (FORD) visited the Director-General, Yusuf Magaji Bichi, on Friday. The delegation was led by the duo of J. O. Obuseh, and Peter Egure. Peter Afunanya, DSS Public Relations Officer, gave details of the meeting in a statement on Friday. The forum advised Bichi not to be... Continue Reading →

Police arrest wanted pirate after attack on passenger boat in Rivers

The Police Command in Rivers has arrested one Daniel George, suspected to be a pirate, over his alleged involvement in the attack on a passenger boat in Bonny waterways. NAN reports that the attack happened in the early hours of Thursday, with many of the passengers aboard the boat sustaining injuries. A fisherman resident in... Continue Reading →

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