Wednesday, March 22, 2023

police spokesman

March 18, 2023

Kwara police chief commends conduct of voters, INEC officials during polls

Mr Paul Odama vowed that any one arrested for a crime, be it electoral or otherwise, would be made to feel the weight of the law.

CP Paul Odama
March 12, 2023

Police nab five suspected ritualists for exhuming corpses in Ogun

Mr Oyeyemi gave the suspects’ names as Oshole Fayemi, 60; Oseni Adesanya, 39; Ismaila Seidu, 30; Oseni Oluwasegun, 69; and Lawal Olaiya, 50.

Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi
March 10, 2023

Teenager shoots three-year-old girl to death with Dane gun in Ogun

The police said that they’ve arrested the 45-year-old owner of the dane gun for negligence.

March 6, 2023

Man stabbed to death in Anambra over N1,600 cash dispute

A scrap dealer was stabbed to death by his colleagues over a cash dispute of N1,600 at Tarzan Junction.

scrap dealer used to illustrate the story
March 5, 2023

Police neutralise two kidnap suspects in Bauchi

The gun-wielding assailants invaded the home of a resident in Rafin Gora and attempted to kidnap his 28-year-old son.

Ahmed Wakil
February 25, 2023

Police nab man contracted to deliver ammunition to Atiku’s hometown of Jeda in Adamawa

The suspect said he was given the sum of N5,000 to deliver the rifle, and armed with a charm to avoid being spotted by the police.

Abubakar Umar
February 22, 2023

Osun: Police order clampdown on cultists, other criminals

The police commissioner appealed to parents and guardians to monitor their children and wards and prevent them from getting involved in any sort of criminal activities.

Police Officer
February 4, 2023

Police arrest two land grabbers in Lagos, recover guns, charms

The suspects, alleged to also be cultists, were intercepted by police officers during a stop and search operation on Saturday.

SP Benjamin Hundeyin
January 30, 2023

Police arrest three suspected rapists, 16 others in Oyo

The suspects, who claimed to be community vigilantes, had dispossessed the victim of her smartphone and forced her to transfer money to their account before releasing her.

Adewale Osifeso
January 16, 2023

18 killed in Aliero-Sokoto road crash in Kebbi

The police command in Kebbi has confirmed that 18 people died when a truck conveying passengers and cows crashed at Malisa village, Gwandu local council.

Road crash