Wednesday, March 22, 2023

police spokesperson

March 15, 2023

Nigerian man bags life sentence over murder of South African singer

The Sunnyside police spokesperson said Chabalala was robbed inside the seventh-floor residential unit, forcefully thrown out of the window, and died at the scene.

Douglas Chabalala
February 25, 2023

Soldiers open fire, kill Taraba security officer in Election Day violence

The state police spokesperson, Abdullahi Usman, who confirmed the incident, said efforts were ongoing to ascertain what transpired between the deceased and the military personnel.

Nigerian soldiers
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
January 30, 2023

Landgrabbers invade Lagos school, chase away students, destroy property

The about 40 hoodlums were said to have chased the boarding pupils from their hostels and broke the school fence and destroyed the gate.

Shalom Group of Schools
January 2, 2023

Top CBN official, wife shot dead at home; child, staff kidnapped

“Investigations are ongoing on the case, and we have a suspect in custody already,” Mr Oyeyemi said.

A composite of Godwin Emefiele , Central Bank of Nigeria and Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba Alkali used to illustrate the story.
December 6, 2022

Gunmen storm Sokoto during Buhari’s visit, kill policemen, traders

Gunmen killed three cops and three traders while President Muhammadu Buhari was on a working visit to the state to attend a military event.

Buhari, Unknown gunmen
November 24, 2022

Obaship Tussle: Hoodlums shot two officers in Ikirun, police say

The policemen were at Akirun of Ikirun’s palace to protect those renovating it, when armed hoodlums shot at the police officers.

Feleye Olaleye
November 9, 2022

Family spell made me set five step children ablaze, Ondo man pleads

Mr Joseph, who was paraded before reporters by the Ondo police command, said he regretted committing the crime against his wife and the children.

November 8, 2022

Two of four children set ablaze by foster father in Ondo are dead: Police

Also burnt by the fire, their mother remains in shock and is yet to recover from the trauma.

Police Stories 2
September 27, 2022

Police rescue four kidnap victims in Benue

The kidnappers abandoned their victims and escaped into a nearby forest, following a confrontation from security operatives.

Benue Commissioner of Police, Wale Abass