Tag Archives: Nigerian Police

Jumia Travel Co-founder, Marek Zmysłowski Publishes His Controversial, Bestselling Memoir in African Markets

Marek Zmysłowski, a polish-born entrepreneur and investor, well known in Africa for cofounding Jumia Travel (listed on the NYSE as part of Jumia Group) and the controversy around being wanted by the Nigerian Police and Interpol, has published a business memoir. The book is called “Chasing Black Unicorns” and shares previously unknown details of both…

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Rowdy Session In The House Of Reps Over Shiites & Police Clash, See Videos

  The House of Representatives on Tuesday, witnessed a disorderly session over the recent clashes between the Nigerian police and members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN). As usual, speaker of the House, Hon Femi Gbajabiamila led honorable members of the house into the chamber for proceedings of the day. Without any announcement or communication…

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Busola Dakolo Officially Files Complaint Against COZA Pastor, Biodun Fatoyinbo on Rape Allegations

Celebrity photographer and mother of three, Busola Dakolo, has reportedly formally filed a complaint to the Nigerian police against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), over rape allegations. She had earlier accused the founder and senior pastor of COZA of rape while she was 17. According to reports from The Nation,…

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Instagram Comic Act, Funny Toheeb Arrested By Police On “Yahoo Yahoo” Claims

Buzzing Instagram comic act “Funny Toheeb” has had his own experience with the Nigerian Police, after he was recently arrested and taken to the Police Station after some officers mistook him for a “Yahoo Yahoo” boy, the popular slang used for Internet Fraudsters. Toheeb, Popularly known for his creative ways in recreating celebrity dressings in…

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Falz Pours Out His Frustration Over The Young Man Allegedly Shot Dead By SARS Officials

Nigerian rapper, Falz The Bahd Guy has joined the list of celebrities who painfully reacted to the death of Kolade Johnson, a young man who was killed on Sunday, March 31, after been allegedly hit by a police officer’s stray bullet during a raid in Lagos while watching football. He took to his Twitter page lamenting…

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Public Complaints Commission Seeks Police Collaboration In Settling Disputes

The Public Complaints Commission has solicited purposeful partnership with the Nigeria Police on addressing complaints and disputes efficiently. Samben Nwosu, the commissioner of the commission in Anambra, made the plea when he visited Garba Umar, Commissioner of Police in Awka on Saturday. He said that his visit to the police commissioner was to acquaint him…

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57 Young Men Accused of Homosexual Activities Arraigned In Court

The police in Lagos yesterday, Thursday arraigned the 57 youths who were accused of homosexual acts before a chief magistrate court in Yaba. They were arraigned by the State Criminal Intelligence and Investigation Department in Panti-Yaba, Lagos, before Kikelomo Ayeye, a chief magistrate, on three counts of conspiracy, belonging to a secret cult, and unlawful gathering. The…

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Gunmen Kill 8, Burn 95 Houses In Attacks On Plateau Communities

Gunmen on Wednesday morning stormed two villages in Plateau State (Abonong and Zayit communities in Foron District of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area) killing at least eight people, the police have said. According to Mr Terna Tyopev, spokesman of the Police Command in the State, the attackers hit the community in the early hours of Wednesday.…

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