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First Class Graduate, FUTA Students Arrested Over Internet Fraud

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A syndicate which speclialises in designing multinational organisations’ websites to defraud unsuspecting members of the public, particularly applicants, has been smashed by the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) and six members, including a first class honours graduate arrested. The two other suspects are final year students of the Federal University ... Read More »

Police Arrest Civil Defence Officer Over Illegal Arms Dealing

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The police have arrested Idris Saidu, an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, in Niger over alleged involvement in illegal arms deal. A statement issued by the force spokesman, ACP Frank Mba, on Sunday in Abuja said that Saidu was arrested on July 22 by police ... Read More »

Gombe Police Arrests Two-Man Vehicle Stealing Gang, Parades 41 Others

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The Gombe State Police Command on Thursday paraded a two-man robbery gang that specializes in stealing of vehicles and 41 others, who specialize in breaking into peoples’ houses and vandalizing PHCN property. Parading the suspects before newsmen, the state police spokesman, Fwaje Atajiri, said the suspects recently stole a car, ... Read More »

Lagos: Police Begins Counter-Terrorism Campaign

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The Lagos State Police Command has launched a counter–terrorism campaign. The State Police Public Relations Officer, Ngozi Braide, a deputy superintendent (DSP) at a news conference yesterday, urged citizens of the nation’s commercial capital to be vigilant. She said: “You must strive to know not only the person living in ... Read More »

3 Arrested For Car-snatching In Lagos

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Anti-robbery policemen attached to Bar Beach Police Station in Lagos State have arrested three members of a robbery gang notorious for snatching cars in Victoria Island, Lekki and Ajah axis of the state. The robbers, who have been terrorizing the area for a long time however met their Waterloo separately ... Read More »

Farmer Stabs Wife To Death In Ogun

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A 47-year-old farmer, Gbenga Ogunfolabo has been arrested by the police in Ogun State for stabbing his wife, Bosede Ogunfolabo, 45, to death with broken bottle during a fisticuff. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Muyiwa Adejobi, disclosed this in a statement. According to him, the police detectives ... Read More »

4 Killed In Renewed Clash Over Oil Deposits On Anambra/Kogi Border

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Four persons from Aguleri, Anambra East local government area were killed on Monday, while seven others were seriously injured in a renewed clash between the people of Aguleri and Echeno/Odeke in Ibaji local government area of Kogi State. The two border communities have been laying claims to the oil deposits ... Read More »

Five Girls Wounded In Pakistan Acid Attacks

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At least five Pakistani girls were wounded in two separate acid attacks by motorcycle riders in the southwestern province of Baluchistan, police said Tuesday. In the latest incident, two unidentified assailants on a motorcycle squirted acid on two girls, aged 14 and 15 in the town of Mastung, some 40 ... Read More »

UNN Lecturer Commits Suicide

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A lecturer at the Faculty of Law, University of Nigeria, Enugu campus, Dr Bede Opata last weekend committed suicide over yet to be ascertained reasons, Thisday reports. The deceased lecturer hailed from Nsukka area of Enugu state and showed no sign of depression prior to the unimaginable act. In fact, ... Read More »

Apapa Explosion: We Won’t Take Boko Haram Leader’s Claim For Granted – Police

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The Lagos State Police Command have beefed up security in the nation’s commercial capital following recent claims by Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau that he ordered last month’s bombing in Apapa, an industrial hub. The State Police Commissioner, Umar Manko, told leaders of the Victoria Island community at a meeting ... Read More »

IG Controls Traffic In Abuja

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The Inspector General of Police (IG) Mohammed Abubakar was yesterday spotted fully dressed in Traffic Police uniform and controlling traffic at the popular Ministry of Finance Junction at Central Abuja. The IG, according to a Thisday source, was passing through the junction, which is not too far from the Police ... Read More »

Police Arrest NSCDC Operative Over Alleged Murder

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The police in Osun have arrested an operative of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) over the death of one Kamaldeen Muritala. A statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by the Force spokesman, ACP Frank Mba, said Muritala, a 32-year-old Islamic teacher, died of fatal stab wounds allegedly ... Read More »

Police Officer Dies In S*x Romp

The quest by an Assistant Superintendent of Police, ASP, (names withheld) attached to Ilu-Titun, Divisional Headquarters, in Okitipupa council area of  Ondo State to satisfy his s*xual urge while on duty has  allegedly  cost him his life. He reportedly died while having s*x with a woman allegedly laced with the ... Read More »

Thousands Protest 6-year-old Schoolgirl’s R*pe In India

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Thousands of people have marched to protest alleged police inaction after a 6-year-old girl was defiled at a school in Bangalore, India’s technology hub. More than 4000 parents and relatives of children who attend the school shouted slogans against the school’s administration on Saturday and demanded police arrest those involved ... Read More »

2 Members Of A Shop-breaking Syndicate Arrested In Onitsha

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Two members of a six-man shop-looting gang terrorising Anambra and Ebonyi states have been arrested by the police surveillance team attached to Fegge Police Station, Onitsha, Anambra state. The two suspects whose names were withheld by the investigating police officers (IPOs) to avoid jeopardizing the arrest of other gang members ... Read More »

Police Arrest 22 In Nasarawa Over Impeachment Protest

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Police Command in Nasarawa State on Friday said it arrested 22 people in Lafia following violent protest by some groups over the impeachment notice served on Gov. Umaru Al-Makura. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Ibrahim Idris, confirmed the arrest at the news briefing on behalf of the ... Read More »

Man, 30, Arrested For Defiling 2-Year Old Girl In Ebonyi

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The Ebonyi State Police Command, Thursday, arrested a 30-year-old man, Ama Inya Okoro, for allegedly defiling a two-year-old girl in Unwana, Afikpo North local government area of the state. According to the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, in the state, ASP Chris Anyanwu, the suspect carried out the act while ... Read More »

77-year-old Mother Of Bayelsa Commissioner Abducted

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The 77-year-old mother of Mr Furoebi Akene, Bayelsa State Commissioner for Lands and Survey, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. The incident, the latest in the series of high profile kidnappings in the predominantly riverine state, occurred 14 days after the abduction of the mother‑in‑law of the Bayelsa State Speaker ... Read More »

14-year-old Boy Commits Suicide After Video Of Him self servicing Gets On Social Media

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A 14-year-old American schoolboy has taken his own life after a video of him allegedly performing a s*x act was posted on social media. Matthew Burdett left a note saying he couldn’t “handle school” any longer before killing himself during a Thanksgiving holiday with his family, two weeks after the ... Read More »

Gunmen Kidnap Woman In Abia

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A woman has been abducted by gunmen believed to be kidnappers in Aba, Abia State. The woman who was driving an ash-coloured Toyota Camry car, Sunday night, was identified as Nkechi Ogbuka. She was said to have been abducted along Aba/Owerri road at about 8.45pm. The hoodlums were said to ... Read More »

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