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Abdullahi Haruna-Kiyawa

February 10, 2023

Police arrest 93 suspected political thugs in Kano 

The police in Kano says it has arrested 93 suspects for alledged thuggery during electioneering campaign in the state

Commissioner of Police in Kano, Mamman Dauda
January 31, 2023

Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in Kano, rescue two victims

The police said the suspects had confessed to the crime and would be charged to court upon completion of investigation.

Commissioner of Police in Kano, Mamman Dauda
January 24, 2023

Man arrested in Kano for offering N1 million bribe to secure release of suspected kidnapper

The police said the suspected kidnapper confessed that their syndicate killed about 10 of their victims, with him killing two.

Commissioner of Police in Kano, Mamman Dauda
January 4, 2023

Kano couple found dead in bed, police say

The police spokesman said that preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased couple lit a charcoal fire to warm the room due to cold weather.

August 31, 2022

Police launch ‘Operation Restore Peace’ to fight Kano thugs

“We need the cooperation, support and encouragement of all, as no stone will be left unturned as far as fighting crime and criminality is concerned,” the police said.

Enugu CP, Lawal Abubakar
August 1, 2022

Kano: Police hold man allegedly carrying 500 packets of Tramadol

Police spokesman Abdullahi Haruna-Kiyawa said “the suspect was driving an unregistered white Honda Accord, 2016 model, when he was stopped for a search.”

Tramadol used to illustrate the story
June 3, 2022

Police restate ban on Okada in Kano

The police in Kano have restated that the ban on commercial motorcycles also known as Okada remains in force across Kano metropolis.

Okada riders
April 17, 2022

Police arrest man with 250 parcels of cannabis in Kano

The police command in a statement said the suspect transported the substance from Edo to a drug dealer in Kano, now at large.

Indian hemp
March 26, 2022

Rape: Kano police lament withdrawal of charges against culprits

The police spokesman lamented that most rape victims in the state were between the ages of five and 17, across both genders.

January 21, 2022

Police nab teacher for kidnapping, killing of five-year-old student

The police command in Kano has arrested a teacher Abdulmalik Mohammed, 30, and Hashim Isyaku, 37, for kidnapping and murdering a five-year-old girl.

Police and arrested teacher