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120 people reportedly killed in Plateau as police confirm 11 deaths

120 people reportedly killed in Plateau as police confirm 11 deaths

120 people reportedly killed in Plateau as police confirm 11 deaths
Boko Haram attacked Borno with 11 gun trucks, Police confirms

Boko Haram attacked Borno with 11 gun trucks, Police confirms

The attack comes barely three days after suicide bombers attacked Damboa council area with Rocket Propelled Launchers and Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs which had claimed over 40 lives with 75 injured in the incident.

Boko Haram attacked Borno with 11 gun trucks, Police confirms
How policemen damaged their car after they tried to arrest me - Nigerian lady narrates

How policemen damaged their car after they tried to arrest me - Nigerian lady narrates

An American based Nigerian lady on Twitter recently narrated her ordeal with some policemen. According to the lady, some policemen wanted to arrest her for over speeding but ended up hitting a curb which busted their tires.

How policemen damaged their car after they tried to arrest me - Nigerian lady narrates
Gogewa: Yansandan Najeriya sun yi ma wasu gagararrun yan bindiga shigo shigo ba zurfi

Gogewa: Yansandan Najeriya sun yi ma wasu gagararrun yan bindiga shigo shigo ba zurfi

Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Kaakakin rundunar Yansandan jihar, DSP Asinim Butsawat ne ya sanar da haka a ranar Talata, 19 ga watan Yuni, inda yace sun kama mutumin ne bayan wani amfani da dabarun aikin Yansanda a wani Otal dake ga

Gogewa: Yansandan Najeriya sun yi ma wasu gagararrun yan bindiga shigo shigo ba zurfi
Alleged N16.4 million fraud: Absence of Judge stalls trial of former IG of Police

Alleged N16.4 million fraud: Absence of Judge stalls trial of former IG of Police

The absence of an Abuja Federal High Court judge, Justice Silvanus Oriji, on Tuesday, June 19, staled the trial of former Inspector-General of Police, Sunday Ehindero, and a former police commissioner, John Obaniyi.

Alleged N16.4 million fraud: Absence of Judge stalls trial of former IG of Police
SARS operatives allegedly invade hostels at Adekunle Ajasin University in Ondo State at 4am, beat up students

SARS operatives allegedly invade hostels at Adekunle Ajasin University in Ondo State at 4am, beat up students

Some men of Ondo state police command, attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad on Monday, June 18, allegedly brutalised of no fewer than 20 students of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko area of the state.

SARS operatives allegedly invade hostels at Adekunle Ajasin University in Ondo State at 4am, beat up students
Chaos in Lagos as drunk naval rating stabs woman to death

Chaos in Lagos as drunk naval rating stabs woman to death

Nigeria Police officers attached to Ilemba Hausa Division arrested Owolabi and later transferred him to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba on Saturday, June 16. He attacked the victim with a knife.

Chaos in Lagos as drunk naval rating stabs woman to death
5 suspected ‘one-chance’ robbers who killed their victim with hammer arrested in Abuja (photo)

We are surprised our victim died, say 5 ‘one-chance’ robbers who hit passenger with hammer (photo)

Police operatives attached to the Federal Capital Territory Command Special Anti-Kidnaping Squad have reportedly arrested five members of an armed robbery gang that robbed unsuspecting passengers in their taxi.

We are surprised our victim died, say 5 ‘one-chance’ robbers who hit passenger with hammer (photo)
Curfew declared in Abuja community after violent clash

Curfew declared in Abuja community after violent clash

For the avoidance of doubt, the FCT Administration shall not condone any attempts by any group of persons to precipitate the breakdown of law and order in Bwari Area Council or indeed any part of the Federal Capital Territory.

Curfew declared in Abuja community after violent clash
Finally, police set up team to investigate SARS operatives, provide contact details for complaints

Finally, police set up team to investigate SARS operatives, provide contact details for complaints

The inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, has set up a six-member team to receive and investigate petitions against operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), who have been accused of violating human rights.

Finally, police set up team to investigate SARS operatives, provide contact details for complaints
Police in Lagos arraign nurse for allegedly torturing her 10-year-old maid with hot iron

Police in Lagos arraign nurse for allegedly torturing her 10-year-old maid with hot iron

A nurse identified as Yetunde Bello has been arraigned at the Ogba magistrate court in Lagos for allegedly torturing her 10-year-old housemaid with a hot iron. She was arraigned in court and the case was adjourned till July 4.

Police in Lagos arraign nurse for allegedly torturing her 10-year-old maid with hot iron
SARS officers reportedly shoot car tire of famous Nigerian DJ

SARS officers reportedly shoot car tire of famous Nigerian DJ

Popular Nigerian disc jockey DJ Obi recently revealed he was shot at by Special Anti Robbery Squad officers. He explained that his car tires were hit. The star DJ also called for SARS officers to be trained more effectively.

SARS officers reportedly shoot car tire of famous Nigerian DJ
Police officer slaps nursing mother in Ibadan, leaves fingerprints on her face (photos)

Police officer slaps nursing mother in Ibadan, leaves fingerprints on her face (photos)

The Nigeria Police Force has been trying to rid the law enforcement agency of unfit officers but some of them still carry on as if misbehaving was part of their training. One just slapped a nursing mother in Ibadan.

Police officer slaps nursing mother in Ibadan, leaves fingerprints on her face (photos)
We have 5,000 policemen on red alert during Eid-el-fitr in Benue - Owoseni

We have 5,000 policemen on red alert during Eid-el-fitr in Benue - Owoseni

Benue state police commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, said on Thursday, June 14, declared that the command has placed about 5,000 of its personnel on red alert to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el-Fitr celebrations in the state.

We have 5,000 policemen on red alert during Eid-el-fitr in Benue - Owoseni
Gridlock as police van collides with military convoy in Utako

Gridlock as police van collides with military convoy in Utako

Emerging reports have it that a police patrol team van on Wednesday, June 13, collided with another police van which was on what looked like a military convoy that was on a show-of-force exercise around the city.

Gridlock as police van collides with military convoy in Utako
Eid-el-Fitr: IGP orders massive deployment of police personnel

Eid-el-Fitr: IGP orders massive deployment of police personnel

The Nigeria Police Force spokesman, ACP Jimoh Moshood, in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, said Idris directed Zonal AIGs and Commissioners of police in charge of zones and states commands to beef up security.

Eid-el-Fitr: IGP orders massive deployment of police personnel
Police arrest 50 sarasuka gangsters in Kaduna

Police arrest 50 sarasuka gangsters in Kaduna

Fifty gangsters, known as Yan Sarasuka or Yan Shara, have been arrested in Kaduna after an of governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai to security agencies to deal with the menace. They were arrested in different locations in the state.

Police arrest 50 sarasuka gangsters in Kaduna
More suspects of Offa robbery arrested in Oyo, Kogi, as police recover firearms

More suspects of Offa robbery arrested in Oyo, Kogi, as police recover firearms

Emerging reports have it that more suspects in connection with the April 5 Offa bank robberies during which nine policemen and 33 persons were killed have been arrested by the operatives of the Intelligence Response Team.

More suspects of Offa robbery arrested in Oyo, Kogi, as police recover firearms
10 die as bandits reportedly attack villages in Zamfara

10 die as bandits reportedly attack villages in Zamfara

Zamfara state police public relations officer Muhammad Shehon Wednesday, June 13 confirmed the death of 10 people following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho Village in Birnin-Magaji local government area of the state.

10 die as bandits reportedly attack villages in Zamfara
Good news as 3,665 senior police officers promoted

Good news as 3,665 senior police officers promoted

The commission’s head, press and public relations, Ikechukwu Ani in Abuja on Wednesday, June 13, declared that the Police Service Commission (PSC) had approved the promotion of about 3,665 senior police officers.

Good news as 3,665 senior police officers promoted
Babban sufetan Yansanda ya bada umarnin bincikar ayyukan rundunar SARS

Babban sufetan Yansanda ya bada umarnin bincikar ayyukan rundunar SARS

Hukumar ta bayyana haka ne a shafinta na Twitter, inda tace: “Babban sufetan Yansanda ya amince da bukatar hukumar kare hakkin biladama ta kasa, NHRC na duba dukkanin wuraren da Yansanda ke ajiye masu laifi, ciki har da na SARS.

Babban sufetan Yansanda ya bada umarnin bincikar ayyukan rundunar SARS
Fact check: Is it lawful for police to parade suspects as reportedly claimed by Lagos CP?

Fact check: Is it lawful for police to parade suspects as reportedly claimed by Lagos CP?

On very regular basis, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) parades criminal suspects, people presumed to be innocent until found guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction, before the media. The practice, however, lacks legal backing.

Fact check: Is it lawful for police to parade suspects as reportedly claimed by Lagos CP?
It is unprofessional for SARS to appear in unidentifiable mode of dressing - Police boss

It is unprofessional for SARS to appear in unidentifiable mode of dressing - Police boss

Many Nigerians had taken to social media to complain of the activities of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad who have been accused of extortion, intimidation, physical assault, robbery and the likes in recent times.

It is unprofessional for SARS to appear in unidentifiable mode of dressing - Police boss
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