Tags : Police Officer

Suicide Bombing By Somalia’s Al Shabaab Group Kills Six

A suicide bomber has killed at least six people, including senior Police Officers, at a Police Station in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. The bomber detonated explosives at Waberi District Police Station killing police commander Major Ahmed Abdullahi Bashane. Another senior police officer, Major Abdibasid Mohamud Agey, who was the former Deputy Commander of Waliyow Adde […]

Daunte Wright’s Death: Protesters, Police Clash For A Third Night

Protesters have clashed with Police for the second night in the suburb of the US city of Minneapolis following the killing of a Black man during a traffic stop, with Police calling the fatal shooting an “accident”. The shooting sparked unrest in an area already on edge because of the trial of the first of […]

Another Black Youth Dies In Fatal US Police Shooting

Protests have broken out near the US city of Minneapolis after the Police fatally shot a young Black man Duante Wright. Police used tear gas and flash bangs to disperse the crowd at Brooklyn Center. The 20-year-old black man’s mother, Katie Wright said earlier on Sunday evening, April 11, 2021, that he called her to […]

Three Officers Killed, Others Injured As Gunmen Invade Ebonyi Police

Three officers have been killed and two others injured after gunmen invaded the Onueke Police Station in the Ezza Local Government area of Ebonyi State.  Confirming the incidence, the Command’s spokesperson, DSP Loveth Odah, disclosed that the gunmen invaded the Police Station and opened fire on the Officers on duty which led to the killing […]

Capitol Riot: Police Officer Dies After Clash With Pro-Trump Mob

A United Stated Capitol Police Officer has died of injuries sustained during clashes with a mob of President Donald Trump’s supporters who overran a session of Congress. AFP reports that it was the first Law Enforcement death stemming from the violence at the Capitol on Wednesday, January 6, 2021, which saw flag-waving crowds overwhelm Police […]

#EndSARS Protest: IPC Condemns Police Attack On Journalist

The International Press Centre, IPC, has condemned the unwarranted assault and attack by Officers of the Nigeria Police on a Cameraman with Arise Television, Mr Francis Ogbonna, in Abuja. It was reported that the Police attacked and brutalized Mr Ogbonna on Sunday, October 11, 2020, while interviewing protesters on an #EndSARS rally at Abuja. According […]

#EndSARS Protest: “This Is Not Clout Chasing” – Jimi Agbaje

A former governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr Jimi Agbaje, has reacted to calls for the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). In a series of tweets, Mr Agbaje noted that the protest that held in Lagos State was not a ploy at clout chasing but rather their grievances were valid. He […]

#EndSARS Protest: Omo-Agege Condemns Killing Of Officer, Seeks Thorough Investigation

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, has strongly condemned the reported killing of a Policeman in Ughelli, Delta State. Senator Omo-Agege in a statement on Friday, October 9, 2020, by his spokesman, Mr Yomi Odunuga, calls for a thorough investigation into the matter. The Police Officer, Mr Etaga Stanley, is said to […]

Police Inspector Killed, Two Officers Injured In Shootout With Bandits

A Police Inspector, Ibrahim Chibok, has been killed during a shootout with bandits who attacked Muchiya Kaji village in Niger State. The Police Public Relations Officer in Niger, Mr Muhammad Abubakar, confirmed this in a statement on Monday, February 17, 2020. He revealed that two other Officers of the Niger State Police Command were injured […]

“17, Not 40 Travellers Were Kidnapped In Katsina” – Police

The Katsina State Police Command has urged the people to continue to assist the Security Agencies in the fight against banditry, kidnapping, and other related crimes bedevilling the State. The spokesman for the Police Command, Mr Gambo Isah, made the appeal on Tuesday, January 7, 2020, during a press briefing held at the Police Headquarters […]