FG places Yahaya Bello on watchlist over N80bn money laundering, immigration alerts DSS

The Federal Government on Thursday put the immediate past Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, on its watchlist to prevent him from escaping from the country. The Nigerian Immigration Service, in a circular dated April 18, 2024 and signed by Assistant Comptroller of Immigration DS Umar, for the Comptroller-General, Kemi Nandap, alerted the police and […]

BREAKING: Gunmen attack checkpoint, burn patrol vehicle

Gunmen on Thursday attacked a police check point along the Abakaliki -Enugu Highway, setting a patrol van belonging to the Police ablaze. The incident happened at Ishieke junction at the outskirts of Abakaliki town. Sources in the area claimed the gunmen killed one police officer and abducted another but this could not be independently verified […]

Unlawful Arrest: Court orders bank, police to pay nursing mother N2.2m 

Lagos govt sues social media celebrity for tax evasion

A Federal High court sitting in Awka, the Anambra State capital, has ordered Isuofia Microfinance Bank Limited and Police to pay the sum of N2.2 million to one Ohadugha Chizara, a nursing mother for her unlawful arrest and detention, together with her six-month-old baby at the Okpoko police cell. The case with suit No: FHC/Awka/ […]

Army kill two IPOB members, arrest five

No fewer than two fighters of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra have been killed during a joint operation by the Nigerian Army, Police, and Department of State Services in Delta state. Members of the group were said to have attacked a community in Asaba on Monday. According to a statement on Tuesday by the […]

A new born baby found in sewage tank in Lagos

A day-old baby was yesterday morning found in a sewage tank in Lagos where she was abandoned.  Police said she was found around 8:30am by officers attached to Gowon Estate Division, Ipaja Although the baby appeared to be well, she was taken to a health center for immediate medical attention. Read Also: Gunmen kill 8-month-old […]

Police arrest Nurse and two other staff over missing placenta in Ondo hospital

Man arrests woman, his wife for squandering N5 million in 3 months

The Police in Ondo State have arrested a nurse, health assistant and security guard at the Comprehensive Health Centre over a missing placenta. According to report, the incident happened at the Comprehensive Health Centre at Emure-IIe, Owo Local Government Area. The state police command, SP Olufunmilayo Odunlami-Omisanya, disclosed that about three persons including the nurse […]

Lagos Police rescue baby from under Bus

Man arrests woman, his wife for squandering N5 million in 3 months

The Lagos State Police Command has rescued a baby girl from under a parked bus in the Ketu area of the state. The healthy baby girl was taken into safe custody after a resident heard her cry from under a bus at about 4:30 am on Wednesday. Police arrest man over girl-child rape in Bauchi […]

Police arrest man over girl-child rape in Bauchi

Police arrest man over girl-child rape in Bauchi

Bauchi State Police Command has arrested 33-year-old Danladi Ibrahim for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl in Ningi local government area. According to the Command PPRO, SP Ahmed Wakili, in a press statement he issued to journalists on Friday, “on May 25, 2023, at about 1233 hrs, one Abubakar Garba Yahua of Nasaru village, Ningi LGA, […]

Online vendor allegedly defrauds over 100 people of N150million in Niger – Police

Online vendor allegedly defrauds over 100 people of N150million in Niger - Police

Operatives of the Niger State Police Command have arrested a 23-year-old online vendor, Akinnowonu Damilola Victoria, for allegedly defrauding over one hundred people of N150 million in Minna, the state capital. The command’s spokesperson, DSP W. A. Abiodun, disclosed this in a statement released on Friday, June 2. According to him, “A case of cheating, […]