The Borno state police command says it has arrested five soldiers and 83 other suspects for alleged armed robbery and other offences respectively. Mohammed Aliyu, commissioner of police in the state, disclosed this while he was speaking with journalists in Maiduguri on Thursday. The...
The police in Adamawa state said a vulture arrested in Maiha has so far eaten meat worth N30,000 after spending six days in detention. The vulture was arrested alongside a woman that owned it after residents complained that the bird’s presence created fear in the community.
In what appears like Boko Haram style of attempted mass abduction, armed bandits on Wednesday night attacked a secondary school in Zamfara State, abducting many. In a report monitored from BBC Hausa this morning, the attackers stormed Government Girls Secondary School, Moriki in Zurmi...
FORCE RE-ORGANIZATION Charges CPs Nationwide to Re-dominate and Re-claim Public Space from Criminals As part of efforts aimed at rejigging the fight against armed banditry, kidnapping and other sundry crimes across the nation, particularly in Kaduna and other contiguous States, the Inspector...
Alhaji Musa Umar, a business mogul, former Customs officer and Buhari’s in-law has been kidnapped by four unidentified gunmen on Wednesday 01/05/2019. A witness told the News Agency of Nigeria that the kidnappers who stormed Umar’s Daura residence came at about 7 pm in...
President Muhammad Buhari has approved the adoption of a community police system to combat growing security threats across Nigeria, the IG of Police has said.PMB has approved community policing — IG The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, made the announcement Tuesday, 30/04/2019, at the Forum of...
The Senate on Monday passed the Conferment bill which seeks to prescribe punishment for the offenses of abduction, wrongful restraint and wrongful conferment for ransom. This bill which seeks to combat and prevent any form of kidnapping in Nigeria passed its third reading on the floor...
The chairman of the Governing Board of Universal Basic Education Commission, UBEC, Mohammed Abubakar and his daughter were among tens of people kidnapped on Monday 29/04/2019 along Abuja-Kaduna expressway. https://youtu.be/l3_2WVagRBk The UBEC Chairman's vehicle. It was gathered that his driver...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has filed a criminal charge against Bauchi State governor-elect, Senator Bala Mohammed, at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory. He was charged with accepting gratification in form of a house valued at N550 million on...
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