News - Police

Borno Police Parade 68 Suspects

8 months ago /
Crime 

68 suspected persons have been paraded by the Borno State Police Command for participating in various crimes.

Abia To Create 700,000 Jobs Over Ten Years

8 months ago /
Nation 

Abia State Government is to create over seven hundred thousand jobs in the next ten years as part of the accelerated development programme of the state as a leading economic hub in the southeast.

Militants Killed While Attacking Kenya Police Base

8 months ago /
Security 

Three suspected Al-Shabab militants have been killed after they attacked a police camp in Kenya's eastern county of Garissa, close to the border with Somalia.

Police Scale Up Security To Tackle Kidnapping In Abaji, FCT

8 months ago /
Security 

The Commissioner of Police in charge of the Federal Capital Territory Abuja, Bala Ciroma say the command is ready to tackle kidnapping in Abaji area council of the territory.

Interpol Offers To Assist Nigeria In Recovery Of Looted Public Assets

8 months ago /
Security 

The International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) in Nigeria, says it is ready to render any form of assistance and collaboration with the special presidential investigation panel for the recovery of public property in the interest of the country.

Five Killed In Taraba/Benue Renewed Hostility

8 months ago /
Security 

No fewer than five persons have been reported killed in renewed hostilities between Jukun and Tiv natives in Gyenku village, Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State.

NSA Advises FG To Outlaw Street Begging By Children (Almajiris)

8 months ago /

The Federal Government has been asked to ban child beggars commonly known as Almajiris in the country.

South East Security Summit Strategies On Effective Policing

8 months ago /
Nation 

Nigeria's Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu wants the political leadership and organized private sector in the South East region to collaborate with the Police Force to bring about effective policing and security in the areas. 

Adamawa Police Arrest 151 Suspects Including Three 12 -Year Olds

8 months ago /
Nation 

A criminal gang of 151 members including three 12-year-old boys have been arrested by the Adamawa State Police Command. 

Police Arrest 38 Suspected Kidnappers

8 months ago /
Security 

More than 10 suspected criminal gangs have owned up to their involvement in various crimes across the country, including the kidnap of the board chairman of the Basic Education Mahmood Abubakar.

Police Arrest Three Suspects Over Abduction Of Former Health Minister’s Son

8 months ago /
Security 

Assistant Inspector General of police in charge of zone eleven, Adeleye Oyebade says effort is ongoing to rescue the son of the Former Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole. The police chief also stated that 3 persons have been arrested in connection with the crime.

Trump Doesn’t Take Back Comments Against Wrongly Convicted Central Park Five

8 months ago /
Crime 

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by claims he made about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape of a female jogger in New York City’s Central Park 30 years ago.

Ilorin Commercial Motorcyclists Protest Police Extortion

8 months ago /
Nation 

Several commercial motorcycle operators in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital took to the streets of the metropolis on Tuesday to protest what they call extortion by men of the state Police Command.

Jalingo Crisis: Police Arrest 20

8 months ago /
Security 

Taraba State Police Command has confirmed five person’s death and several others injured in a recent attack by unknown gunmen in some communities in the suburb of Jalingo the State capital.

Security Forces Clamp Down On Criminals In Rivers

8 months ago /
Security 

The Rivers state police command, the Nigerian Army and other security agencies have intensified efforts to clamp down on cultists, kidnappers and armed robbers terrorizing communities along the Ahoada West-Emouha axis of the East-West road.

 

“Operation Puff Adder” Nabs Over 800 Bandits, Kidnappers, Cultists Nationwide

8 months ago /
Security 

The Nigeria Police says it has so far arrested over eight hundred suspected bandits, kidnappers, and cultists since the launch of its operation coded, “Puff Adder”.

Freed Student Activist Calls On Hong Kong Leader, Carrie Lam To Resign

8 months ago /
International News 

Hong Kong's most prominent student activist Joshua Wong has called for the resignation of leader, Carrie Lam, after walking free from prison.

Uganda Struggles To Curtail Ebola Spread

8 months ago /
International News 

The Ebola virus may have crossed from the Democratic Republic of Congo into Uganda, but there are reasons to hope it can be contained on that side of the border.

Eight Kenyan Police Officers Killed By Bomb Explosion

8 months ago /
International News 

At least eight Kenyan Police Officers have died after their car hit a roadside bomb near the Somali border.

Bandits Kill 34 Persons In Shinkafi LGA

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Zamfara State Police Command has said normalcy has been restored at Tungar Kafau and Gidan Wawa in Shinkafi Local Government Area of the state following attacks by bandits where 34 people were killed.