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BREAKING: Lagos CP Orders Posthumous Trial of F-SARS Operative Who Killed LASTMA Official

2018-11-29T10:07:07+00:00

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi, has ordered the posthumous trial and dismissal of an operative of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad, Inspector Olukunle Olonade. Olonade, who was in mufti, had allegedly shot dead an official of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority, Rotimi Adeyemi, at the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State on Wednesday. The LASTMA official had reportedly confronted the policeman, who had contravened the state traffic law. In the ensuing altercation, the policeman was reported to have entered his car and brought out a gun with which he killed the victim. The police spokesperson, CSP Chike [...]

BREAKING: Lagos CP Orders Posthumous Trial of F-SARS Operative Who Killed LASTMA Official 2018-11-29T10:07:07+00:00

Offa Robberies: Gang Leaders’ Evidence Enough to Prosecute Saraki – Police

2018-11-23T10:21:27+00:00

The police have said the death in custody of a leader of the Offa bank robbery gang, Michael Adikwu, will not affect the outcome of the case. The force stated that the evidence of the other gang leaders were enough to prosecute Senate President Bukola Saraki. The police had arraigned the gang leaders – Ayoade Akinnibosun, Ibukunle Ogunleye, Adeola Abraham, Salawudeen Azeez and Niyi Ogundiran – at a Kwara State High Court for involvement in the April, 2018 bank robberies during which over 31 persons, including nine policemen, were killed. The police spokesman, Moshood Jimoh, in a statement in Abuja on [...]

Offa Robberies: Gang Leaders’ Evidence Enough to Prosecute Saraki – Police 2018-11-23T10:21:27+00:00

Melaye, others ask court to set aside police summon, demand N500m damages

2018-10-09T11:03:47+00:00

The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki and two other senators, Dino Melaye and Ben Murray-Bruce have filed a suit asking the Federal High Court to set aside the police summon following their involvement in a protest last week. The senators have asked the court for an order of perpetual injunction restraining the police from any further unlawful harassment, intimidation or attempt to arrest and detain them in connection with their peaceful demonstration. In the fundamental rights suit filed on October 8, 2018, counsel to the plaintiffs, Mahmud Magaji SAN, asked the court to declare that the threat, intimidation and unlawful harassment [...]

Melaye, others ask court to set aside police summon, demand N500m damages 2018-10-09T11:03:47+00:00

INVESTIGATE AND ARREST SIGNATORIES FOR “QUIT NOTICE” TO IGBOS – IG POLICE

2018-08-10T19:25:10+00:00

  The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the Commissioner of Police (CP) in Kaduna to investigate and arrest members of the Area Youth Consultative Forum for issuing ultimatum to South Easterners to leave the North. The Police I.G gave the order at a meeting with Commissioners of Police and other High Ranking Officers yesterday in Abuja; where he warned that no individual or group of persons had the right to ask any individual to leave his or her place of residence in any part of the country. He ordered that State Commissioners of Police in the North and [...]

INVESTIGATE AND ARREST SIGNATORIES FOR “QUIT NOTICE” TO IGBOS – IG POLICE 2018-08-10T19:25:10+00:00

ARMY REPELLED BOKO HARAM ATTACK ON MAIDUGURI

2018-08-10T19:23:26+00:00

  The attack by members of the Boko Haram on Maiduguri was yesterday successfully repelled by the Nigerians military. It was reported that the attack on the Jiddari Polo area of the city, a few kilometers from the elite Government Residential Area, G.R.A. In its response, the army said it neutralized the attackers. According to Army spokesperson, brigadier General Sani Usman Kuka Sheka, “in a merciless operation, Nigerian troops have neutralized Boko Haram Gunmen, who attempted to attack Jiddari Polo Community in Maiduguri, the Borno State Capital. He added that residents of the area had planned to flee their homes but [...]

ARMY REPELLED BOKO HARAM ATTACK ON MAIDUGURI 2018-08-10T19:23:26+00:00

Reps to El-Rufai: Stop deceiving Nigerians, you published security budget not security vote

2018-08-10T19:19:22+00:00

Yakubu Dogara; Speaker Nigerian House of Representatives The House of Representatives on Tuesday April 11, told the Kaduna state Governor, Mallam Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai not to deceive the public with his alleged published security vote, claiming that what the governor published was his security budget and not security vote. Report confirmed that the House also advised governor El-Rufa’i that as he was preaching transparency which was normal, he should also be aware of his past and how the company he had interest in, the Pentascope, allegedly operating from an abandoned Church in the Netherlands, ruined the Nigeria Telecommunications, NITEL. Yakubu Dogara, [...]

Reps to El-Rufai: Stop deceiving Nigerians, you published security budget not security vote 2018-08-10T19:19:22+00:00