Offa Bank Robbery: Police Capture Two More Wanted Suspects

Folake Sokoya Two more suspected gang leaders who were declared wanted in connection with the April 2, 2018 multiple bank robberies in Offa, Kwara State have apprehended by the police. This brings to 22 the number of suspects in Police custody. The two suspects were identified as Kunle Ogunleye, 35, a.k.a Arrow, a native of […]

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106 Cocaine Capsules Found In Woman’s Stomach

Indian police used laxatives for several days to retrieve 106 cocaine capsules worth some $900,000 from the stomach of a Brazilian woman who tried to smuggle them into the country, officials said Monday. The 28-year-old woman and the capsules were presented to a New Delhi court which remanded her in the city’s Tihar jail. The […]

AMCON Takes Over Senator Princess Stella Oduah’s Assets

Justice M.S. Hassan of the Federal High Court Lagos Division has granted an injunction against Sea Petroleum Oil & Gas Limited, whose chief promoter is former Minister of Aviation, Senator Princess Stella Oduah-Ogiemwonyi on the application of Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Princess Oduah-Ogiemwonyi, a serving member of the 8th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has been […]

Nigerian Army Arrest Pipeline Vandals, Cultists, Impostors In Lagos, Ogun

Folake Sokoya Following  reliable information received from some good Nigerians,  the Anti-illegal bunkering and Anti-Pipeline Vandalism patrol, troops  of 81 Division Nigerian Army swooped in on suspected pipeline vandals at The Magboro area in Ogun state. While parading the apprehended suspects, the General Officer Commanding 81 Division, Major General Enobong Okon Udoh  told reporters that during […]

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Bayelsa Police Command Eulogies IG, Passes Confidence Vote

By Ariwera Ibibo-Howells, Yenagoa. The Bayelsa State police command, Monday, commended the Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idris. In a press release entitled ‘creating a new crime reduction framework in Bayelsa State’ the state commissioner of police, Don Awunah described the IGP as a courageous apostle of democratic policing. Pouring encomiums on the IG, CP […]

We Stole Prostitutes’ Phones, Sold To Other Prostitutes,Suspects Tell Police

Folake Shokoya Two suspects who specialized in stealing mobile phones from their dates and prostitutes, after lodging them in motels, and selling same to other prostitutes have told police how they carried out the act under the guise of being prostitutes’ customers. The suspects, Semiu Obanla, 35, and David Edet, 32, both married, were arrested […]


Codeine: FG Trains 200 Principals On Drug Abuse Prevention

The Federal Ministry of Education has trained 200 school principals in Kebbi on drug abuse prevention in their schools, to stem the tide of drug abuse among students. The Director Education Support Service Department in the ministry, Justina Ibe, said on Thursday in Birnin Kebbi during the training that the menace of drug abuse among […]

Police Apprehend Robbers, Pipeline Vandals

Folake Sokoya The Lagos State Police Command has arrested five pipeline vandals accused of tampering with NNPC pipeline at the Ekoro area of Abule-Egba. According to the state Commissioner of Police, CP Edgal Imohimi, the suspects were arrested based on information received and analysed by the intelligence arm of the command. The CP said that […]