News - Nasarawa State Police Command

Nasarawa Police Arrests Five Suspects Over Kidnap Of Ex-Labour Minister

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested five suspects in connection with the kidnapping of the former Minister of Labour and Productivity, Hussaini Zanwa Akwanga. The arrest was done after an intensive search and combing operation in one of the forests in Akwanga Local Government Area of the state. Confirming to reporters,...

Police Intensify Effort To Rescue Ex-Minister, Akwanga

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Police Command says it has intensified its search operation to rescue the kidnapped former Minister of Labour and Productivity, Usaini Akwanga. Akwanga was kidnapped by gunmen on Tuesday evening at his farm in Kurmin Tagwaye village of Akwanga Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner of Police the...

Nasarawa Police Gives Thirty-Day Ultimatum To All Persons In Possession Of Illegal Fire Arms

6 months ago /
Nation  Security 

Nasarawa state police command in collaboration with the state government has given a thirty-day ultimatum to all persons in possession of illegal fire arms in the state to surrender them to the police or risk arrest and prosecution. The state commissioner of police, Abubakar Bello said this while parading twenty-five suspects...

Police Confirm Release Of Nasarawa Lawmaker’s Sister, Mother

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the release of the mother and sister of a lawmaker, who were abducted by gunmen in Angwan Yara village of Akwanga Local Government Area. The mother and sister of Kassim Mohammed-Kassim, who represents Akwanga South in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, were abducted...

Police Confirm Abduction Of Nasarawa Lawmaker’s Mother, Sister

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of the mother and sister of a lawmaker in Nasarawa State, Kassim Mohammed-Kassim. Mohammed-Kassim represents Akwanga South in the Nasarawa State House of Assembly. The Public Relations Officer for the command, Kennedy Idirisu, confirmed the abduction on Sunday in Lafia, the state capital. According...

Police Clamp Down On Rustlers, Others In Nasarawa

7 months ago /
Nation 

The Nasarawa State Police Command has signed a new partnership with some stakeholders in the state, aimed at ridding the state of criminals. The Commissioner of Police, Abubakar Bello, who disclosed this to reporters said a special operation launched by the Command has led to the arrest of 40 suspects apprehended...

Nigerian Police Warns Officers Against Indiscipline

8 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Police has said it would not condone any act of corruption and indiscipline from officers and men, that would dent the image of the force. The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Finance and Administration, Shuaibu Lawal Gambo, gave the warning when he paid a visit to the Nasarawa State...

 

Platinum Mortgage Bank Donates Police Outpost In Nasarawa

2 years ago /
Nation  Security 

Nigerian financial institution platinum mortgage bank has once again put its money where its mouth is by donating a police outpost to the Nasarawa state police command. The bank says the outpost situated at Becky garden’s estate in the Karu area of the state is to serve as a reminder to...

Fulani Herdsmen Kill 10, Over 20 Houses Burnt In Fresh Nasarawa Crisis

3 years ago /
Nation 

About 10 people were reportedly killed, while many houses were set ablaze, on Tuesday morning, as Fulani mercenaries launched another attack on Gidan-Gambo, an Eggon community in Lafia Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. Investigation reveals that the attackers were well armed with AK 47 rifles as they defied early morning...

Nasarawa Police Command Arrest 22 Over Impeachment Protest

3 years ago /
Politics  Security 

The Nasarawa State Police command have arrest of 22 people who allegedly turned a peaceful protest over the impeachment notice served on the state governor, Tanko Al-Makura, into a violent one.