Nigerian news

“Bandits” Kill 41 in Zamfara State

February 16, 2018 Joshua Samuel

With Nigeria currently groaning under the continued killings by well armed Fulani herdsmen across the country, “bandits” have attacked and killed at least 41 people at Birane village in Zurmi Local Government Area of Zamfara State. According to a resident of the affected area, Bello Muhammad Zurmi, who spoke to {Read More..}

Nigerian news

Why 600 Additional Policemen Were Deployed to Benue State

January 11, 2018 Joshua Samuel

Over 600 additional mobile policemen have been deployed to Benue State to ensure peace in the troubled communities of Boma and Logo Local Government Areas of the state. The deployment of the extra policemen followed a rather belated directive by President Mohammadu Buhari to the Inspector of Police, Malam Ibrahim {Read More..}

Crime

Lagos Traffic Robbers Nabbed by the Police

November 23, 2017 Joshua Samuel

Men of the Nigerian Police Force, Lagos command, have arrested two sets of traffic robbery syndicate who had specialized in terrorizing motorists stuck in traffic. The first robbery syndicate arrested at Casidi along Badagry has Rasheed Garba, 16, Usman Yusuf, 33, and Haruna Jubril, 25, as members. The second group {Read More..}

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Lagos to Set Up Committee on Apapa Gridlock’ – Edgar

November 16, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Lagos State Government has announced yesterday, November 15, that it would set up a committee to look into the perennial Apapa gridlock. Making the revelation to newsmen yesterday after a security meeting in Lagos, the state’s Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgar, explained that the committee apart from looking at {Read More..}

Politics

Anambra Nov. 18 Election: Police Mobilizes 28,000 Men

November 1, 2017 Joshua Samuel

The Nigerian Police, Anambra command has stated that it will deploy 28,000 of its personnel to ensure incident-free governorship election scheduled for November 18 in the state. The Police Commissioner in the state, Mr Garba Umar, made the disclosure during a meeting in Awka, the state capital, yesterday, Tuesday 31 {Read More..}