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Policeman Fired For Attempted Murder Of Lady Friend

  A policeman, one Seargent Eze Aiwansoba, attached to the Special Protection Unit, Base 16, Ikeja, has been fired for attempting to kill his lady friend, Joy Ndubueze. This was disclosed by the Public Relations Officer of the Lagos State Police Command, Olumuyiwa Adejobi via a statement issued on Monday. He noted that the incident … Continue reading Policeman Fired For Attempted Murder Of Lady Friend Read Full Story

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Police Arrest Two For Killing Mother, Son In Ogun

  The police in Ogun State have arrested two suspects for allegedly killing a housewife and her four-year-old son. In a statement issued on Monday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi said the victims were killed for ritual purposes. He identified the suspects as 29-year-old herbalists Baoku Gbuyi and a … Continue reading Police Arrest Two For Killing Mother, Son In Ogun Read Full Story

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NDLEA Seizes 200KG Of Hard Drugs At Lagos, Abuja, Kano Airports

  Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have intercepted 200 kilogrammes of illicit substances from suspected traffickers at three airports. The defiant traffickers had attempted to export the hard drugs through the Murtala Mohammed International Airport (MMIA) in Lagos, Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, and Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport in … Continue reading NDLEA Seizes 200KG Of Hard Drugs At Lagos, Abuja, Kano Airports Read Full Story

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EFCC Arrests 18 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Ogun

  Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, have arrested 18 suspected Internet fraudsters in Ogun State. The suspects are: Ibrahim Oreniyi Atolani, Tijani Faruk Ayobami, Yisa Ademola Ibrahim, Olukoya Aliu Temidayo, Sulaimon Sharafdeen Adebayo, Adebayo Abiodun Mustapha, Lateef Aremo Shina, Ali Mukit Olamilekan and Tajudeen Taiwo Hassan. Others are: … Continue reading EFCC Arrests 18 Suspected Internet Fraudsters In Ogun Read Full Story

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Antigraft War: EFCC Warns ‘Whistleblowers’

  The Economic and Financial crimes Commission, EFCC, has expressed concern about the activities of supposed whistleblowers who mislead the agency through false information. The Executive Chairman of the Commission, Mr. Abdurasheed Bawa, said despite due diligence by the EFCC, scarce investigative resources have been wasted by the agency in following up false leads that … Continue reading Antigraft War: EFCC Warns ‘Whistleblowers’ Read Full Story

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How Troops Rescued 10 Persons From Kidnappers In Kaduna – Army Spokesman

  Troops from 1 Division Nigerian Army, Kaduna, on Wednesday 17 March 2021, successfully rescued 10 persons who were recently kidnapped from their quarters at Kaduna International Airport. According to a communique from the Nigerian Army Spokesman, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima, the rescue operation was without any mishap or casualty. The statement on Friday further … Continue reading How Troops Rescued 10 Persons From Kidnappers In Kaduna – Army Spokesman Read Full Story

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Suspects Who Collected Beer, Recharge Cards, Others As Ransom Arrested In Taraba

  The police have arrested two persons – Mohammed Adamu and Mohammed Isa – alleged to be collaborating with suspected bandits in Taraba State, north-east Nigeria. Adamu and Isa were said to have collected cartons of beer, cigarette, and recharge cards worth over four million naira from the family of their victim. They were paraded … Continue reading Suspects Who Collected Beer, Recharge Cards, Others As Ransom Arrested In Taraba Read Full Story

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Commercial Bus Drivers Kill LASTMA Officer, Beat Colleague To A Coma

  Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) has condemned the murder of an officer of the agency, Obasu Segun Godwin and the assault on another officer, Adeniyi Hakeem, by a commercial bus driver and others at Anthony Area of Lagos State. General Manager of the Agency, Olajide Oduyoye, in a statement on Thursday said Godwin … Continue reading Commercial Bus Drivers Kill LASTMA Officer, Beat Colleague To A Coma Read Full Story

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Officer Shot Dead As Gunmen Attack, Burn Police Patrol Van In Anambra

  A police officer died of gunshot injuries on Thursday, following an attack on a police patrol team at Okacha Junction in Neni, Anaocha Local Government Area of Anambra State. A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer in the state confirmed the incident, adding that another officer also sustained gunshot injuries during the attack. … Continue reading Officer Shot Dead As Gunmen Attack, Burn Police Patrol Van In Anambra Read Full Story

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Police Kill Two Bandits, Recover Five AK-47 Rifles, Other Weapons In Kaduna

  Police operatives in Kaduna state have killed two suspected bandits during an operation in the Lere local government area of the state. The Bandits according to a statement by the spokesman of Kaduna Police Command, Mohammed Jalige, were planning to launch a deadly attack on Saminaka town in Lere local government when the combined … Continue reading Police Kill Two Bandits, Recover Five AK-47 Rifles, Other Weapons In Kaduna Read Full Story

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FBI Received 443 Internet Crime Complaints From Nigeria In 2020 – Report

  The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) received a total of 443 internet crime complaints from Nigeria in 2020. This was contained in the 2020 Internet Crime Report of the United States intelligence agency’s Internet Crime Complaint Centre (IC3) report published on Wednesday. According to the report, Nigeria has the same number of complaints as … Continue reading FBI Received 443 Internet Crime Complaints From Nigeria In 2020 – Report Read Full Story

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Marwa Seeks Integrity Drug Test For Politicians, Students

  Brigadier-General Buba Marwa has called for integrity drug tests for students and politicians, especially those contesting for public offices in the country. Marwa, who is the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), made the call on Wednesday at a meeting with the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in Marina. … Continue reading Marwa Seeks Integrity Drug Test For Politicians, Students Read Full Story

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Marwa Seeks Integrity Drug Test For Politicians, Students

  Brigadier-General Buba Marwa has called for integrity drug tests for students and politicians, especially those contesting for public offices in the country. Marwa, who is the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), made the call on Wednesday at a meeting with the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in Marina. … Continue reading Marwa Seeks Integrity Drug Test For Politicians, Students Read Full Story

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Nigeria Ranks 16th In FBI’s List Of Countries Worst Affected By Internet Crimes

The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center has released its annual report. The 2020 Internet Crime Report includes information from 791,790 complaints of suspected internet crime—an increase of more than 300,000 complaints from 2019—and reported losses exceeding $4.2 billion. State-specific statistics have also been released and can be found within the 2020 Internet Crime Report and … Continue reading Nigeria Ranks 16th In FBI’s List Of Countries Worst Affected By Internet Crimes Read Full Story

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Three Soldiers, Five Villagers Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara LGA

  No fewer than three Soldiers and five villagers lost their lives following an attack by bandits in Kabasa village of Zamfara State. The victims were killed while repelling bandits’ attack in Magami District, Gusau Local Government Area of the state. A source who confirmed the incident to Channels TV on Wednesday said the bandits … Continue reading Three Soldiers, Five Villagers Killed As Bandits Attack Zamfara LGA Read Full Story

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Murder Of Fasoranti’s Daughter: Police SWAT Arrest Three More Suspects

  Three more suspects have been arrested in connection with the murder of Olufunke Olakunri, daughter of the former National Leader of the Pan Yoruba Socio-political Group, Afenifere, Pa Reuben Fasoranti. The suspects were said to have been arrested by men of the Criminal Investigative Department (CID) and the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team … Continue reading Murder Of Fasoranti’s Daughter: Police SWAT Arrest Three More Suspects Read Full Story

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Police Arrest 50 Suspects, Recover 10 Firearms, Others

  Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested 50 criminal suspects who are members of various notorious criminal gangs and networks across the country. The arrests were carried out by operatives of the Intelligence Response Team and the Special Tactical Squad of the Force attached to the Operation Puff Adder II, a series of … Continue reading Police Arrest 50 Suspects, Recover 10 Firearms, Others Read Full Story

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Troops Kill Six Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno, Recover Weapons

      Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole have killed no fewer than six Boko Haram terrorists along the Dikwa – Ajiri axis in the Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno State. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima, who disclosed this in a statement issued on Tuesday, said the troops encountered … Continue reading Troops Kill Six Boko Haram Terrorists In Borno, Recover Weapons Read Full Story

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Police Arrest Lecturer Accused Of Raping Teenage Student In Ogun

  Police operatives in Ogun State have arrested a lecturer, Dr Stephen Ukenna, who was accused of raping a teenage student. Ukenna is said to be a lecturer in the Department of Business Management at the Covenant University, Ota. The 41-year-old suspect was alleged to have raped a 17-year-old student of the school and later … Continue reading Police Arrest Lecturer Accused Of Raping Teenage Student In Ogun Read Full Story

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Ogun Police Arrest Fleeing Suspected Kidnap Kingpin From Oyo

  The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a notorious kidnap kingpin who escaped from Oyo State after killing someone. In a statement issued on Monday, the Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi said that the suspect, Usman Hassan, whose accomplices had earlier been arrested in Oyo State. He revealed that the suspect fled after … Continue reading Ogun Police Arrest Fleeing Suspected Kidnap Kingpin From Oyo Read Full Story

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Witness Narrates How Shehu Sani Hurriedly Returned $25,000USD To ‘Victim’

  The trial of Senator Shehu Sani, who represented Kaduna Central in the 8th Senate, continued today March 15, 2021, before Justice I.E Ekwo of the Federal High Court Abuja with the tenth prosecution witness, (PW10) Bako Aliyu providing more details on how Sani allegedly extorted Alhaji Sani Dauda, the Chairman, ASD Motors. Today’s trial … Continue reading Witness Narrates How Shehu Sani Hurriedly Returned $25,000USD To ‘Victim’ Read Full Story

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Troops Kill Over 41 Boko Haram Terrorists, Rescue 60 Kidnap Victims In Borno

  No fewer than 41 terrorists have been killed in a fighting patrol along Gulwa and Musuri Musuri in Gamboru Ngala Local Government Area of Borno State. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima, who disclosed this in a statement issued on Monday, said the operation occurred in the early hours of … Continue reading Troops Kill Over 41 Boko Haram Terrorists, Rescue 60 Kidnap Victims In Borno Read Full Story

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Alleged N125.7m Fraud: EFCC Presents First Witness Against Kuforiji, Others

    The trial of Ibrahim Kuforiji, Mojeed Raheem and Oladepo Habeeb continued on Monday, March 15, 2021, before Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of the Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, presenting its first witness. The defendants, who were first arraigned on February 25, 2020, on a … Continue reading Alleged N125.7m Fraud: EFCC Presents First Witness Against Kuforiji, Others Read Full Story