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13-year-old Pastor’s Daughter Defiled, Impregnated By Policeman In Anambra

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Men of the Anambra State Police Command have arrested one of their own, a police sergeant, for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old daughter of a popular pastor at Nkpor in Idemili Council Area of the state. The young girl, who had not revealed she was defiled until now, was said to ... Read More »

Man ‘Plotting’ To Bomb Mosque Arrested In Abuja

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A man was yesterday detained at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command after he was suspected to be plotting to bomb a mosque in Garki village of Abuja. The suspected bomber was arrested by traders and residents after they found his loitering around the mosque suspicious and also overheard ... Read More »

Mob Vandalises Police Officer’s House Alleged To Be Ritual Den In Ogun

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An angry mob, yesterday, threatened to burn down a building rumoured to be a suspected ritualists’ den in Ijaiye area of Abeokuta South Local Government Area of Ogun State, but for the intervention of security agents from the Nigeria Police, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps and the Ogun ... Read More »

Three-month Old Baby Stolen In Makurdi

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Men of the Benue State Police Command yesterday confirmed that a three-month old baby belonging to one Mr Ikyavngi Imande had been stolen in Makurdi. The baby was stolen on 19 April at about 8.00 pm on Inikpi street, High Level, Makurdi. According to Daniel Ezeala, Police Public Relations Officer ... Read More »

Gunmen Kill 5-year-old, 15 Others In Taraba, Bauchi

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Gunmen, weekend, killed a five-year-old girl during an attack on Government Girls’ Secondary School (GGSS),Yana in Shira Local Government Area of Bauchi State, with another set of bandits killing 15 people in Nyakwala village, in Wukari Local Government Area of Taraba State. The gunmen attacked the school and set the ... Read More »

Ogun Police Arrest 110 Suspects

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One hundred and ten suspects have been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command after multiple raids of black spots across the State. The raids were carried out in Sagamu,Ijebu Ode,Ilaro, Otta and Abeokuta and the operations were supervised by the Deputy Commissioner in charge of Department of Operations DCP ... Read More »

Gunmen Attack Bauchi School Staff Qtrs, Set Houses Ablaze, Kill 5-Year-Old

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Police in Bauchi State said suspected gunmen set ablaze some houses in the staff quarters of Government Girls Secondary School, Yana, killing a five-year old girl on Sunday. The police spokesperson in the state, DSP Haruna Mohammed, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Bauchi that the gunmen ... Read More »

24 Suspects Arrested In Connection With Wukari Crisis – Police

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The Police in Taraba have arrested 24 suspects in connection with a clash which occurred in Wukari on April 15. ASP Joseph Kwaji, the police spokesperson in the state, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Jalingo on Sunday that the suspects would be charged to court soon. “The command ... Read More »

Police Officer Caught On Video Beating Woman Now In Custody

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The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a police officer caught on video beating a civilian woman in the state. In a statement released by Frank Mba, the Force Public Relations Officer, on his website, www.frankmba.com, the police PRO affirmed that the officer, Cpl Muhammed Nasir with Force Number, 229057, ... Read More »

Nigerien With 1,000 Passport Photographs Arrested In Ogun

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A Nigerien in possession of over 1,000 passport photographs of young boys have been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command. The suspect was also found with a camera and several forms. In a statement in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital city on Saturday, spokesman of the command, ... Read More »

Suspected Kidnapper Of Two Children Arrested By The Police

Detectives in the Ondo state Police Command for have arrested a man who called himself an actor, Onyeke Michael, over an attempt to kidnap  two children of the same parents  in Ore area of the state. Michael was paraded alongside 12 other armed robbery suspects said to be tormenting the people ... Read More »

Resident In Fear Over Strange Armed Men In Bauchi Forest

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Residents of Darazo area in Bauchi State are being gripped by fear over the appearance of strange armed men in a forest around the community. This is coming not long after the state Police Commissioner, Mohammed Ladan, said the command had received reports of camping of the men in the ... Read More »

Suspected Thugs Murder Middle-Aged Man Over Land Dispute

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A middle-aged man, Oseni Ekhameye, was on Friday reportedly killed by suspected thugs hired by a prominent community member over a protracted land dispute between the people of Iviukha in Weppa Wanno and Ikpele in Okpekpe clan of Etsako East Local Government Area of Edo State. The middle-aged man was ... Read More »

Two Customs Officers Killed By Gunmen In Bauchi

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Gunmen Thursday ambushed officers of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) between Sade and Lanzai towns in Darazo Local Government Area of Bauchi State, killing two of them and leaving four injured. Ssecurity sources from the army and the police confirmed the incident which occurred along the Bauchi-Damaturu-Maiduguri Federal Highway in ... Read More »

Another Suspected Female Kidnapper Lynched In Kwara

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For the third time in a week, a mob in Ilorin, Kwara State lynched a suspected female kidnapper on Wednesday night. While the first incident occurred last Friday near the Emir’s Palace Road in Ilorin, the second and the latest one occurred near Oyun Bridge along the University of Ilorin ... Read More »

Nigeria Police Force Is Getting Close In Finding Nyanya Bombers

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Nigeria Police Force expressed optimism, declared that they now have links that would possibly lead to the arrest of the perpetrators Abuja bomb blast, which rocked Nyanya motor park in the morning of April 14, 2014, Monday. This disclosure was made by Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of Police in charge of Zone ... Read More »

Police Foil Attempt To Raze Traditional Ruler’s Palace In Bayelsa, Arrest 32 Suspects

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The Police in Bayelsa on Wednesday arrested 32 suspects in connection with an attempt to raze the palace of the traditional ruler of Oruma Community in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Hillary Okpara, told newsmen that 14 of the suspects were apprehended for alleged cultism while 18 ... Read More »

ABUJA EXPLOSION: Security Forces May Have Recovered The Body Of Bomber Of Nyanya Bus Park [PHOTO]

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The Counter-Terrorism Unit (CTU) of the Nigerian security forces may have identified and recovered the body of the suspected bomber who set-off the bomb at the Nyanya bus park in Abuja, This Day reports. The explosion hit the busy commuter bus station around 6.30am on April 14, Monday, killing at least 71 people ... Read More »

Governors Have Great Roles To Play In Ending Insurgency – AIG

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The Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 2, Mamman Tsafe, weekend, attributed the persistence of insurgency in some parts of the country to the refusal of governors to provide required support for security agencies/was responsible for the continued mayhem by the Boko Haram insurgents in parts of the ... Read More »

PHOTOS: President Jonathan And Senate President David Mark Visit Abuja Explosion Victims At Asokoro Hospital.

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Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has today visited the Nyanya bomb blast scene and then headed to Asokoro Hospital to see the victims of the explosion. “Though we lost quite a number of people, we condole with our country men and women,” president said. He also commended the security services ‎for their prompt ... Read More »

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