Tag Archives: Police Command

Police Assures Residents Of Adequate Security After Lion Escapes From Zoo In Kano 

The Kano State Police Command says it has provided adequate security to ensure the protection of lives and property around Kano Zoological Garden following the escape of a lion from its cage. The command’s Public Relations Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police Abdullahi Haruna, made this known to newsmen in Kano State on Sunday. He said…

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Jonathan’s In-laws Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Jewellery, Valuables Worth N3bn

Operation Puff Adder of the Bayelsa State Police Command at the weekend arrested four in-laws of the former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan over alleged involvement in the illegal entry into his home in Otuoke community in Ogbia Local Government Area and carting away jewellery, custom made walking stick and other valuables worth over N.3billion. But…

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Police Debunks Viral Video Of Herdsmen Being Chased Out Of Enugu By Youths

Following a viral video that showed youths of Oduma Community in Aninri Local Government Area of the state chasing herdsmen away from the community circulated, the Police Command in Enugu State has refuted the clip, claiming that no such occurence happened. According to NAN, the Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, SP Ebere Amaraizu,…

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Worker Stabs And Kills Boss Over Unpaid Wages, Flees With N700,000

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a worker, Adewale Adegoroye, for allegedly killing his boss, Akinwumi Akinmulero, the manager of a cooperative society owned by cocoa farmers in Ondo State. The 42-year-old suspect was said to have been hired by Akinmulero on commission basis since September 2017, but had a disagreement with the manager…

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Boko Haram Planning To Attack Maiduguri With Motor Bombs – Police

The Borno State Police Command has warned that islamic sect Boko Haram have plans to attack Maiduguri, Borno State, The Cable reports. The state’s assistant commissioner of police, Ahmed Bello, revealed this in a statement. He warned residents of the state to stay alert and report any suspicious persons. He said: The command, therefore, wishes to call upon Borno people and…

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FCT Police Command Explains Dention & Arrest Of Ezekwesili & Other BBOG Activists

The Abuja Police Command has issued a statement in response to reports that it arrested some members of the #BringBackOurGirls movement as they moved to stage a march to the Presidential Villa. One of those restrained is a former Minister of Education and co-leader of the movement, Obiageli Ezekwesili. The former minister too to Twitter…

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