Katsina State Police Command says it has arrested a 30-year-old man who specialized in kidnapping rich people for ransom. Mr Beson Gwama, the new Commissioner of Police in the state, told newsmen on Monday in Katsina that the suspect was a leader of a kidnap syndicate whose operations had created...
There are indications that the Senator representing Bauchi Central senatorial district, Isa Hamma Misau, may face charges bordering on making false declaration or giving false statement under oath about his date of birth. Findings byJournalists Sunday revealed that, while the birth certificate the lawmaker submitted when he joined the Police...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to order the final forfeiture of the sums of N664,475,246 and  $137,680.11 as well as property it recovered from a Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity, Dr. Clement Illoh Onubuogo,...
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, has ordered the immediate deployment of troops to South East states of the country to stop violent agitations for the sovereign state of biafra. Journalists Weekend gathered that already, military hardware and other armaments have been moved to the region for...
The Nigerian Air Force said yesterday that it has foiled an attempt by Boko Haram to breach the peaceful Eid-el Kabir celebration in Borno. The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar, stated this at a feast organized for officers and men of the service at the 105 Composite...
The police, yesterday, paraded 26 suspected robbers, rapists and kidnappers, who were allegedly responsible for terrorising innocent citizens and travellers on the Niger State axis. The suspects, who were also alleged to have relocated from Kaduna due to the security operations going on there, allegedly confessed to terrorising Abuja-Kaduna highway,...
Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command today paraded a 23-year old suspected ritualist, Ifeanyichukwu​ Maxwell Dike, who was arrested by members of a community vigilante group at Eliozu area of Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital. Parading the suspect and three other suspected car snatchers at the Police headquarters...
The Senate has agreed that the police and other military formations are challenged by lack of funds and manpower which is seriously making it impossible to curb the ugly incessant cases of kidnapping along the Abuja-Kaduna Highway. There are several reported cases of kidnapping and other heinous crimes on the...
Six suspected followers of the Islamic State terrorist group have been arrested in Spain, Britain and Germany in a joint operation, Spanish Police said on Wednesday. Four people were arrested in Palma de Mallorca, while one each was arrested in the central English City of Birmingham and the western German...
The Police in Taraba say death toll from the crisis between the Fulani and Mambilla ethnic groups in Sardauna Local Government area of the state had risen from seven to 18. Yakubu Babas, Commissioner of Police, told newsmen in Jalingo that the remote cause of the crisis was the disagreement...

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