Tags : Police Command

Lagos CP Deploys More Mobile Police To Correctional Centres

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu has deployed additional Mobile Policemen in the correctional centres in the State. This was disclosed after he received the new Controller of Correctional Services, Lagos, Mr Francis Adebisi, and his entourage, at the Police Command headquarter in Ikeja. A brief detail of the meeting was shared on […]

Seven Feared Killed As Explosion Rocks Zamfara

At least seven children are feared dead following an explosion that rocked Magami village in Maradun Local Government Area of Zamfara State. Confirming the incident on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, the Commissioner for Security and Home Affairs, Mr Abubakar Dauran, said the victims went to the bush in search of firewood when they picked an […]

IGP Redeploys 21 Police Commissioners

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the redeployment of 21 Commissioners of Police to new Commands and formations across the country. The Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Aremu Adeniran, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, January 12, 2021; noting that nine of the Senior Officers were posted to Head State […]

Police Storm Anambra Carjackers’ Den, Recover Vehicles, Guns

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Anambra State Police Command has stormed a carjackers’ den in the State and arrested three suspects. It also recovered a bus and a Sport Utility Vehicle, as well as arms and ammunition from the suspects. It was reported that a Toyota Highlander SUV was snatched from one Christopher Oraukwu […]

Imo Senatorial Candidate Shot Dead By NSCDC Official

The Action Alliance (AA’s) candidate in the Imo North Senatorial District in the 2019 National Assembly election, Mr Ndubuisi Emenike has been shot dead. The Imo State Police Command confirmed the killing to Journalists on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Speaking on the issue, Police spokesman, Mr Orlando Ikeokwu told Journalists that Mr Emenike was shot […]

Popular Trado-Medical Practitioner, Oko Oloyun, Shot Dead

Popular traditional medical practitioner, Mr Fatai Yusuf, aka Oko Oloyun, has been shot dead by gunmen on the Eruwa-Igboora Road in the Ibarapa area of Oyo State. The Commissioner of Police, Oyo State Police Command, Mr Shina Olukolu in a statement on Friday, January 24, 2020, confirmed that Mr Yusuf was attacked around Akeroro Area […]

Police Arrest ‘Mastermind’ Of Abuja Bank Robbery

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested the last suspect and the alleged mastermind of the foiled robbery in the Mpape area of Abuja. He is identified as Ernest Ewim. The arrest of the suspect comes barely one week after the failed robbery attack and this brings the total number of all suspects arrested in […]

Two Killed, Many Displaced As Gunmen Attack Nine Villages In

At least two people were killed and hundreds of villagers displaced as gunmen suspected to be cattle rustlers attacked nine villages in Wasagu-Danko Local Government area of Kebbi State. The suspected bandits were said to have invaded the villages which are remotely located, and share border with neighboring Zamfara State, at about 7pm on Tuesday […]