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April 19, 2021

Gunmen attack police divisional headquarters in Abia, release inmates

The attack on the police office comes barely a week after police headquarters and a correctional facility were attacked in neighbouring Imo State with over 1,000 inmates released.

Okezie Ikpeazu
April 13, 2021

IPOB has valid grievances that should be addressed: Ikpeazu

Mr Ikpeazu however said he does not agree with the strategy of the group.

Okezie Ikpeazu, Governor of Abia State
April 12, 2021

Gunmen attack Ebonyi community hours after South-East governors launched Ebube Agu

“We are yet to get any report from there and I have not been around. I am waiting for the report,” the police commissioner said.

Ebonyi Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Garba
April 11, 2021

South-East governors launch regional security network Ebube Agu

The new unit will coordinate prompt response to violent crimes across the region from its headquarters in Enugu.

April 9, 2021

Security challenges critical in S’East, S’South

The acting police chief held a strategic meeting with police commanders in the zones.

Usman Baba Alkali
April 5, 2021

Buhari condemns ‘terrorist’ attacks in Owerri, orders military crackdown across South-East

The Nigerian leader also called on security forces to apprehend fleeing prison inmates and police suspects.

Muhammadu buhari
April 5, 2021

Police IG Adamu blames IPOB for Owerri attacks, deploys special forces, weapons

Police and correctional facilities were attacked around the state capital on Monday.

Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu
April 5, 2021

Inmates freed as attackers blow up Owerri prison, police headquarters

The attack came as confrontation intensified between Nigerian security forces and adherents of the separatist IPOB movement across the South-East.

Photo from incident scene (Credit: Twitter)
April 2, 2021

Enugu police storm criminal hideout, recover firearms

The criminal suspects engaged the police in a gun duel, which resulted in one of the suspects sustaining gunshot injuries.

Nigerian Police Force
March 31, 2021

Priest, 17 others killed as bandits go berserk in Ebonyi

The hapless state governor urged security agencies to bring the perpetrators to justice.

David Umahi