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57 Murders Reported Daily In South Africa – Official

57 Murders Reported Daily In South Africa – Official

  Fifty-seven people are murdered in South Africa every day, a statistic that requires more stringent action by the police. This is according to Police Minister Bheki Cele who was speaking as the South African Police Service presented the Crime Statistics for the 2017/18 financial year at the Good Hope Centre in Parliament on Tuesday. […]

Nigerian Army, Police Arrest 6 Robbery, Kidnap Suspects in Kogi

  The Nigeria Army on Saturday paraded four robbery suspects it arrested in Felele area of Lokoja, Kogi State, Northcentral Nigeria . The Public Relations  Officer of the Command Army Records, Lokoja, Capt. Nick Ejeh, while parading the suspects said that they were in military uniform when they were  arrested. The suspects , according to […]

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Nigeria Police Kills 2 Gunmen, Loses 2 Officers In Gun Battle In Kaduna

By Amos Tauna The Kaduna State Police Command says it’s officers on Monday killed two unidentified gunmen at Tabani village along Birnin Gwari – Funtua road and recovered one AK 47. Two police officers also lost their lives in the process. The Command’s Spokesman, DSP Mukhtar Aliyu, in a statement said, “The Kaduna State Police Command […]

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Nigeria: Police Arrests 5 Suspects With Fake Dollars In Gombe

  By Auwal Ahmad   Gombe State police command in northeast Nigeria says it has arrested a syndicate of five suspects for being in possession of 60 notes of counterfeit one hundred United States dollars in Gombe metropolis.   In a statement, the State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Shina Olukolu said the Suspects, Dani Abdullahi […]

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Nigeria Police Arrests Dozens Of Armed Bandits In Zamfara

  By Mohammed Munirat Nasir Zamfara State Police Command, in northwest Nigeria, says it has arrested 72 suspected armed bandits in the State who specialise in motor cycle theft. The command’s Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Mohammed Shehu, said the arrest followed massive intelligence led raid in some identified criminal hideouts in the state. He said […]

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Killings Of Policemen: Nigeria Police Pledges N5m Reward For Informant

  The Nigeria Police Force has pledged the sum of five million Naira reward for any person or persons with useful information that will lead to the arrest of the perpetrators of the Killings of policemen in the Federal Capital Territory and Sabon gida Ora in Edo State. A statement by its Spokesman, Jimoh Moshood, […]

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Nigeria: EFCC Secures 20 Convictions in Gombe, …142 Nationwide in Six Months

By Ahmad Umar: Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Gombe Zonal Office Northeast of the country  says it secured convictions of 20 persons between January and July 2018. Head of Operations, Johnson Babalola disclosed this while speaking with Journalists during a Road Walk Against Corruption organised to commemorate the African Anti-Corruption Day with the theme “Winning […]

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Nigerian Court Sentences Woman To 5 Years In Prison For Kidnapping 2-Year-Old Girl

  An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates’ Court, sitting on Friday in Lagos, Southwest of the country sentenced a 35-year-old woman, Jumoke Adesida to five years in prison for kidnapping a two-year-old girl. Delivering judgement, Chief Magistrate A. Ipaye-Nwachukwu, sentenced Adesida without an option to pay fine. “The accused is hereby found guilty and convicted for […]

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