Category: Crime & Conflict

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Abia: 2 Kidnapped Female Students Rescued in Ebonyi

BY STANLEY AHUKANNA in Umuahia• Police authorities have said that two female students of the Girls Secondary School, Uzuakoli in Bende Local Government Area of Abia...

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Onitsha: Drama in Court as Murder Suspect Refuses to Take Second Plea

BY OSOLOKA NNAMDI in Awka• A mild drama played out on Wednesday at an Onitsha High Court in Anambra state, when a defendant, Joshua Uzochukwu Ezirim who is standing...

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EFCC Arraigns Ex-banker for Stealing over N124m

BY EMMANUEL EDOM in Lagos• Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned one Adejare Sonde, a former banker before Justice...

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Lagos State CP Receives Award

The Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos state, Imohimi Edgal was on February 8, 2018, at Accra, Ghana, honoured with an award as the “The most outstanding...

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Lagos: Fake Lawyer in Police Net

BY EMMANUEL EDOM in Lagos• The 15 years practice as a fake lawyer by “Barrister” Chris Elisha came to an abrupt end recently when the police arrested him...

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Police Arrests Ex-convict for Robbery

BY EMMANUEL EDOM in Lagos• The Zone 2 police command through its zonal intervention squad have arrested some armed robbery suspects who specialise in robbing residents...

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Kidnappers of Chief Adoki, Abdullahi Nabbed By Police

BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Police authorities said they have arrested the deadly 6-member gang that kidnapped Chief Nemi Adoki, 61-year old Chief Executive...

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APC Granting Amnesty to Murderers Ahead 2019, Says Rivers State

BY AMAKA CHIDUBEM in Port Harcourt• Rivers State government has raised the alarm over what it described as ‘on-going attempt by the leadership of the All...

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Police Uncover Baby Factory in Lagos

The Lagos State Police Command have uncovered a baby factory and an illegal orphanage home at No. 1 Treasure Palace Close off Hand of Fair bus-stop in Ikotun-Igando...

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Police Arrest Kidnappers of ASP Aniefiok

Police have arrested the kidnappers that abducted andd killed ASP Solomon Nyakno Aniefiok of the Unit Commander Mopol 55 Aba, Abia State. According to the Police, on...

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Man Allegedly Terrorises Neighbours with Police

BY REMI FAYEMI in Lagos• A wealthy middle aged man, Mr. Ifeanyi Nwokolobia, alleged to be a ritualist and gangster by neighbours, has been accused of unleashing terror...

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Robbers Invade 3 Patrol Stations, Kill Police Sergeant at Dapsey

By Emmanuel Edom•    Commuters and motorists were said to have scampered to safety as a four- man robbery gang invaded Dapsey petrol station lgando, Lagos state,...

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Herbalist Arrested for Sale of Babies

PRESS RELEASE• Operatives of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP), have arrested a 38 year old herbalist, Mr. Chigozie John...

Governor Dickson (2ndr), his Deputy, Rear Admiral John Jonah Rtd(2nd l), the leader of delegation, Brig. Gen. Augustine Agundu (r), and the Dean of the Corps of Foreign Defence Attachés of Missions in Nigeria, Col. Marc Humbert from France, shortly after a courtesy call, at the Government House, Yenagoa. PHOTO: Michael Owi

Bayelsa Committed to Zero Tolerance for Crime

Arrests 8,500 suspects in six years BY CHIDUBEM UKAMAKA in Port Harcourt• Bayelsa State government has reiterated her commitment to zero tolerance to crime,...

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M’ Belt killings: Taraba Elders Say Fulani Herdsmen Want to Strike Again 

A group of statesmen in Taraba State under the aegis of Concerned Elders Forum (CEF), have said they have uncovered fresh plans by Fulani herdsmen to strike in some...

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How my Uncle Raped 5 Times, Minor Laments

BY EMMANUEL EDOM in Lagos• A 12 year old sexually abused house help, fleeing home with his master’s two sons and intercepted in Mile 2 area of Lagos by officers of...

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EFCC Interrogates 2 Suspected Oil Thieves

BY NDIDI ADINDU in Abuja• The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has commenced investigations of two suspected oil thieves, alongside a vessel: MT MARINA...

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Lagos Sets to Tackle Homicide, Drug Abuse

•Resolves 35 DNA cases in 3 months• BY COLLINS NKWOCHA in Lagos• The Lagos State Government said that its DNA and Forensic Centre would soon extend its service to...

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Civil Defence Nab Smugglers with 469,000 Litres of Petrol 

BY LANRE TAJUDEEN in Minna• The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested eight trucks with a total of 469,000 litres of petrol in Mokwa, Niger...

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Magu Tasks Youth Corp Members to Shun Corruption, Criminality

BY OKEMIRI CHINENYE• Members of the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) have been charged to shun corruption and all forms of criminality. The Acting Chairman of the...