Tags : State Police Command

Panic In Osun Community Over Rumoured Bandits’ Invasion

There was panic in Ofatedo Community, Osun State on Friday, July 2, 2021, following insinuations that some Bandits had stormed a School in the Town to kidnap pupils. The source of the alarm was not known, but as the News spread to other parts of the Community, many Parents rushed to Schools to take their […]

Gunmen attack Nasarawa Deputy Governor’s Convoy, Kill Three Policemen

Three Policemen and a driver in the convoy of the Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Dr Emmanuel Akabe, were on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, killed as gunmen, suspected to be armed robbers, attacked his convoy. Dr Akabe, who was on his way to Abuja on an official engagement, reportedly ran into the robbers who were […]

Bandits Kill 66 In Eight Kebbi Villages

No fewer than 66 people have been killed by bandits in various villages in Kebbi State. Spokesperson of the Kebbi State Police Command, DSP Nafiu Abubakar confirmed the killings. He said the victims were murdered in eight villages of Danko/ Wasagu Local Government area. According to him, though the Police were still counting the number […]

Abia Govt Shutdown School

Abia State Government has shut the Union Primary School, Afaraukwu located in the Umuahia North Local Government Area of the State, as suspected explosive devices were discovered in the School. The State Commissioner for Information, Mr John Kalu, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, April 8, 2021. Meanwhile, necessary measures have been taken to […]

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 […]

Imo Jail Break: “No Hiding Place For IPOB Members” -IGP

The outgoing Inspector-General of Police, Mr Adamu Muhammed, has said there will be no hiding place for members of Indigenous People of Biafra. The IGP who spoke when he visited the Imo State Police Command to inspect the extent of damage, insisted that IPOB members were responsible for the Imo jailbreak and the razing of […]

Imo Attacks: IPOB Denies Master Minding Attacks

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has denied masterminding Monday’s attacks on the Owerri Correctional Centre and the Imo State Police Command Headquarters. IPOB’s Spokesperson, Mr Emma Powerful in a statement issued on Monday, April 5, 2021, said it was fallacious to link IPOB and the Operatives of the Eastern Security Network (ESN) to the […]

Katsina Bandits Killing: Police Arrest One Suspect, Recover Nine Motorcycles

The spokesman for the Katsina State Police Command, SP Gambo Isah, has confirmed the arrest of a middle-aged man in connection with the Friday bandits’ attacks on two Katsina villages where thirty people were officially confirmed killed and several houses and animals burnt. The Police spokesman also said nine motorcycles suspected to belong to the […]

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 […]