Orji Dickson

‘70% Weapons Used For Crimes In Nigeria Are Locally Made’

Dickson Orji is the Programmes Coordinator, Nigerian Presidential Committee on the Control of Small Arms and Light Weapons (PRESCOM). He is an expert in Defence, Security and Human Development and also the President, West Africa Action Network on Small Arms (WAANSA-Nigeria). After a two-day training of Trainers Workshop For Border Security Operatives sponsored by the […]

IGP Idris Ibrahim

Police Free Abbducted Girl, Nab Robbers, Kidnappers In Kaduna

Folake Sokoya The police have rescued a 15-year-old girl abducted by kidnappers in Kaduna State. The security operatives also arrested some armed robbers it described as deadly as well as kidnappers responsible for the recent killings of four IRT personnel. The robbers have been involved in several armed robberies, kidnappings and cattle rustling among other […]

Kidnappers Shot Dead,Victim Rescued In Ogun

Folake Sokoya Luck ran out on two suspected members of a kidnap syndicate on Thursday when they engaged men of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS) in a gun battle as the police tried to rescue an abducted woman. Trouble started at about 1:00pm when a distress call was made to the Police that […]

Police Rescue 4 U.S,Canadian Citizens, Arrest Kidnappers

Folake Sokoya The combined teams of Intelligence Response Team (IRT) Counter Terrorism Unit (CTU) and Kaduna Police Command, all deployed by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris, have Rescued the two Americans men and two Canadians, a man and a woman, kidnapped few days ago, “in fairly good health Condition” around 7: 30 […]

CP Edgal

Lagos Police Parade 2 Kidnappers

Two suspected kidnappers and five others alleged of conspiracy and stealing of NITEL cables in Lagos were Tuesday paraded by Commissioner of Police Lagos Command, Edgal Imohimi. The suspected kidnappers, Identified as Igwe Sunday aged 28 years and Chukwu- Emeka Bright Onne 23 years, according to the police commissioner were arrested over alleged kidnapping of […]

CP Edgal

Kidnappers Caught In The Act, As Police Rescues Victim

Folake Sokoya In fulfillment of CP Edgal’s promise to get rid of criminals in the state, the Nigeria Police, Lagos State Command has once again arrested two notorious Kidnappers on  at the EleMorocco,  Ajah area of the state. The criminals met their waterloo on Wednesday, while escaping with their victim, one Mrs Mildred Mbajiorgu. Elemoro […]

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 […]