IGP Restores Obiano’s Security

The security details of Governor Willie Obiano which was on Tuesday withdrawn by the police have been restored following the intervention of the Presidency. The Inspector General of Police had in Tuesday announced the withdrawal of the Governor’s Aide-de–camp (ADC) and Chief Security Officer (CSO), saying that it was based on past experience where the security […]

Many Feared Dead As Train Derails In Lagos

Many people died, on Thursday morning, at the Abbatoir area of Agege, in the outskirts of Lagos State when a train derailed. Several person were seriously injured while many vehicles and other property worth several millions were destroyed. Lagos State police spokesman, Olarinde Famous-Cole, who confirmed the incident said  that the train also rammed into […]


Police Arrest Man Impersonating Mike Adenuga

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Ehioboh Lucky for impersonating Dr. Mike Adenuga. The 24 year old suspect was arrested following a complaint by one Abiola Olalekan Ogunseye whom the suspect had defrauded up to the tune of one million, twenty eight thousand,seven hundred and seventy naira (N1,028,770). The suspect who hails from […]


AMCON Extends Relief Materials To IDPs In Borno State

Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) yesterday in Biu Local Government Area of Borno State commenced the second tranche of the distribution of educational materials for children; foods and other support items for families of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs). The programme is part of ongoing AMCON intervention exercise to three northeastern state that were worst […]


Idi-Araba Serial Scammer Lands In RRS Net

The operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) of the Lagos State Police Command have busted a group of money scammers. The suspect, Dare Yusuf, 31-year-old who resides at 1, Abayomi Jones, Oke-Ilube Ikotun Lagos, was arrested after tricking a road user into buying a substance claimed to double any cash by applying one ‘Adija’ […]


Senior Police Officer Suspended Over Extortion

*Lagos, Rivers and FCT-Abuja Commands top cases of police misconduct *PCRRU confidence building leads to arrest of high profile suspects in Ondo State Still in the pursuit of implementing the “Change Begins with Me” Campaign of the Federal Government and in line with the desire of the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, […]

IRT Mourns Gallant Sgt Sanusi Lanre

The IRT has confirmed the death of one of its men, Sgt. Sanusi Lanre who was shot during a gun battle with the kidnappers of four British citizens in Delta State. The sad news was a rude shock to the force and especially the leader of the deceased’s squad, Abba Kyari who is bent on […]

Lagos CJ Fees 4 Badagry Prison Teenage Inmates

Four awaiting trial inmates from the Badagry Prisons, Lagos, have been set free by the Chief Judge (CJ) of the state, Justice Opeyemi Oke, in line with efforts to decongest prisons in the state. Five other inmates also expecting to be pardoned alongside Sharafadeen Sheu, Israel Emmanuel, Samodu Rasak and Tunde Ojo on Thursday were […]

Sgt Sanusi Lanre

NMA, Decries Poor Immunization Coverage in Niger

Olabode Adaramola The Niger State branch of the Nigerian  Medical Association (NMA)  has decried the poor level of immunization coverage in the state. The state chairman of the association, Dr Mustapha Yahaya, stated this on Friday when he led members of the association on a courtesy call on the leadership of the  State House of […]