Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

Category: Crime


The Police Service Commission (PSC), on Monday, promised to investigate alleged Police misconduct contained in the report of the Action Group on Free Civic Space in Nigeria, which was presented to the commission in Abuja. This was contained in a Read more…


The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike has imposed stricter curfew in a bid to curtail increasing attacks on police formations and general insecurity in the state. In a statewide broadcast on Monday, the governor announced that the existing night-time Read more…


The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for the immediate sack, investigation and prosecution of minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, as well as the suspended managing director of the Nigeria Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman, over the alleged looting Read more…


Abia State Government has reacted to Sunday night’s attack on another police station in the state, this time, the Mike Okiro police station along Umuahia-Uzuakoli Road, close to Ubani Market, Umuahia. A statement by the state Commissioner for Information, Chief Read more…


Ebonyi Government, yesterday, flayed the South East chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for faulting the speedy formation of the state chapter of Ebubeagu, a joint security outfit for the zone. The opposition party had, in a communiqué after its Read more…


Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo popularly known as Sunday Igboho, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to warn killer herders in the Southwest region perpetrating criminal activities. Igboho, in the now-viral video obtained by The Nation, threatened to go after killer herders Read more…


A truck loaded with ammunition on Sunday fell in Onitsha, Anambra State. Cartons of live bullets scattered on the road as the truck fell into a ditch and spilt its content. While the driver of the truck was arrested by Read more…


Aareonakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, on Sunday, warned the President, Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), against another civil war in Nigeria. He noted that “God will not forgive President Muhammadu Buhari if Nigeria goes to war again”. Adams expressed worry at the Read more…


Armed men suspected to be members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, again on Sunday, razed Mkpatak Police Station in Essien Udim Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State and killed two police officers and twelve cows. It was gathered Read more…


Nearly 70 people, primarily female students, have been killed in an attack on a school in Kabul. The death toll is expected to rise, with many of the injured remaining in critical condition and some children missing. On Sunday, the Read more…


Gunmen suspected to be members of Indigenous People of Biafra, working in collaboration with the Eastern Security Network on Saturday attacked a Divisional Police Headquarters in Odoro Ikpe in Ini Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State and killed six Read more…


Gunmen attacked two police stations and checkpoints in Port Harcourt on Friday and killed seven police officers in the process. In a statement issued in Port Harcourt on Saturday, a police spokesman in Rivers, SP Nnamdi Omoni, described the attacks Read more…