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Gunmen assassinate Imo APC chairman

Unknown gunmen have assassinated a chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Imo State Ifeanyi Ozoemena. Ozoemena is the APC chairman in Logara/Umuohiagu Ward in Ngor Okpala Council Area of the state. He was murdered in his house on Tuesday night shortly after he reportedly presided over a meeting of the party in the […]
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Thumb-printed ballot papers in vehicle for voter education, says police

Sokoto State Police Command has explained that ballot papers that were discovered in a vehicle were meant for voter education purposes and not thumb-printed for voting as speculated in the public. Police officers in Sokoto had on Sunday, February 17, intercepted a vehicle containing voting materials allegedly belonging to opposition party People’s Democratic Party (PDP). […]
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Lagos RRS arrests seven robbers

Operatives of Rapid Response Squad (RRS), a unit of Lagos State Police Command said it arrested seven robbers believed to have been terrorising College Road, Fagba, and Abbattoir areas of Agege in the state. The robbers were arrested on Valentine’s day at about 9:00 p.m at College Road, Ifako – Ijaiye area of Lagos, after […]
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Police nabs 500 thugs, deploys 15,000 personnel to Kano

Ahead of today’s general elections, the Kano State Police Command said it has arrested about 500 thugs often referred to as ‘Yandabas’ in different parts of the state. Kano State police commissioner, Mohammed Wakili told reporters that the suspected thugs, who have been remanded in prison, would soon be prosecuted. He further stated that over […]
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Police withdraw officers attached to VIPs

Nigeria Police Force Tuesday said it will withdraw its personnel attached to ‘very important persons’ (VIPs) before and during the 2019 general elections. Although there are no specific figures of police officers attached to VIPs in the country, the Force said the withdrawal will enable it to have enough personnel during the election. “We will […]
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Herdsmen attack Delta community, kills police officer

Herdsmen attack Delta community, kills police officer

An unusual fear greeted Umuachi-Afor community in Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State, as a suspected herdsmen attack has reportedly led to the death of a police officer. Many were also reported injured. The cause of the attack on the community was yet to be discovered. But the police command of the state confirmed […]
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Police place embargo on issuance of new arms licences

Police place embargo on issuance of new arms licences

The Acting Inspector- General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu has placed with immediate effect, embargo on the issuance of new licences for designated arms throughout the country. ACP Frank Mba, the spokesman of the force disclosed this in statement on Sunday in Abuja. Mba who did not list the categories of the arms, called […]
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Nigeria not a place for you, police warns homosexuals

Nigeria not a place for you, police warns homosexuals

A spokesperson of Nigeria police Dolapo Badmus has warned homosexuals in the country that the force will not condone the violation of the Same-Sex Prohibition Act through their activities in the country. “If you are homosexually inclined, Nigeria is not a place for you. There is a law (Same-Sex Prohibition Act) here that criminalises homosexual […]
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Police in Rivers kill three murder suspects in a shoot-out

The Rivers Police command says it has shot dead three gunmen suspected to have killed Mr Nnafor Ogbu, the Ogale Eleme Youth President. Mr Nnamdi Omoni, the Command Spokesman, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Port Harcourt on Monday that the gang broke into Ogbu’s house in […]
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Ag. IGP names Frank Mba as new Spokesman for Nigeria Police

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Adamu Mohammed  has appointed Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Frank Mba as the new Spokesman …
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