Unidentified gunmen have shot and killed at least three police officers on patrol around New Heaven, Enugu State, Wednesday night. Enugu Police spokesman Daniel Ndukwe, who confirmed the incident, said that the gunmen operated in a Lexus jeep and attacked a moving police patrol van. “Intensive manhunt operation is ongoing to...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arraigned the Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Oluomo Olakunle Taiwo, for an alleged N2.4 billion fraud. A statement by the Commission's Head of Media and Publicity, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, says the speaker was arraigned Tuesday before Justice D. E....
Operatives of the Katsina Police Tactical Unit repelled an attack by bandits and rescued one Alhaji Ibrahim Abdullahi-Tafashiya. The State police spokesperson, SP Gambo Isah, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, 4 September, 2022 in Katsina. According to Isah, the police command received a distress call to the effect that...
Troops of the Nigerian Army, NA, in continued patrols and clearance operations have eliminated 1 bandit and captured 3 others in Kaduna State. According to the Director, Army Public Relations, Brig Gen Onyema Nwachukwu on Tuesday, the neutralization and capturing of the bandits was carried out on Monday, 29 August...
Police operatives attached to the Force Intelligence Bureau Intelligence Response Team, FIB-IRT, have arrested members of a syndicate behind the murder of one Hon. Musa Mante, and a retired Chief Superintendent of Police, CSP Garkuwa. This was made known in a statement issued Wednesday, by the Force Public Relations Officer,...
Operatives of Anambra State Police Command have arrested four suspects who belong to a sex blackmail syndicate. According to police spokesperson in the State, DSP Tochukwu Ikenga, who made this known Thursday, 18 August, the suspects' modus operandi was to use social media to lure unsuspecting male victims into fake...
The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa, has charged media personnel to step up enlightenment on the hazards of cybercrimes to save the public losses and grave risks to their investments. Bawa made the charge Wednesday, 17 August, in Abuja, while declaring open...
The Edo State Police Command has confirmed a viral video of corpses found in a house at Ekenwan Road in Benin City, the Edo State capital in South-South Nigeria. According to the statement signed by the State Deputy Public Relations Officer, ASP Jennifer Iwegbu, on Wednesday, 17 August, the discovery...
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), said, it has recovered another N1.4 billion for the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). The anti-graft Commission disclosed the recovery on Tuesday, 16 August, via its official Twitter handle, @officialEFCC. According to the EFCC, the recovered funds were part of monies some commercial banks...
Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) attached to the Akanu Ibiam International Airport have arrested a man for ingesting 77 pellets of cocaine. The Agency's Director of Media and Advocacy, Mr. Femi Babafemi, disclosed this Sunday, 14 August, via a statement, while reviewing the Agencies activities in...