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Police kill robbery suspect in Ogun

Police kill robbery suspect in Ogun

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Ogun State Police Command said it shot dead a member of a robbery gang on Wednesday on the Sagamu-Benin Expressway. The command said the gang blocked a section of the expressway in the Ogbere area and attempted to rob a luxury bus belonging to Young Shall Grow Motors. PHOTOS: Presidential aspirants […] …

Robbers kill Catholic priest while shopping in FCT

Robbers kill Catholic priest while shopping in FCT

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja Suspected armed robbers have shot dead a Catholic priest, Michael Akawu, in Gwagwalada, a satellite town in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Akawu was shopping at a supermarket around 8 pm on Saturday when the bandits attacked the facility and fatally shot him. It could not be ascertained if the incident was […] …

10 feared killed as robbers attack banks in Edo

10 feared killed as robbers attack banks in Edo

Alexander Okere, Benin No fewer than 10 persons have been reportedly killed by suspected armed robbers in Igarra, in the Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, confirmed the incident to The PUNCH. Although details of the incident were still sketchy as of the time of filing the […] …

Katsina police arrest motorcycle robbers

Katsina police arrest motorcycle robbers

Olaide Oyelude, Katsina The Katsina State Police Command on Friday confirmed that it had arrested two members of a robbery gang that specialised in strangulating commercial motorcyclists and stealing their motorcycles. According to the police, the two members of the gang have been helping in the ongoing investigation into their activities. READ ALSO: Policemen kill colleague, […] …

Imo police nab three robbery suspects, recover arms

Imo police nab three robbery suspects, recover arms

Chidiebube Okeoma, Owerri Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested three armed robbery suspects. The command also recovered two pistols, an axe and three live cartridges from the suspects. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Dasuki Galandanchi, told newsmen in Owerri that the suspects were arrested following diligent investigation. He gave the names […] …

Robbers shoot 58-year-old Jigawa man

Robbers shoot 58-year-old Jigawa man

The Jigawa Police Command on Saturday confirmed the shooting of a 58-year-old man in Dutse Local Government Area of the state by suspected armed robbers The police spokesman in the state, Abdu Jinjiri, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Dutse that the incident occurred on July 19 at about 7:05 pm. at the residence […] …

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