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Attack On Nigerian Police Officers In Cross River, IG Orders Arrest Of Perpetrators

Attack On Nigerian Police Officers In Cross River, IG Orders Arrest Of Perpetrators

  By Joseph Edegbo: The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate arrest and prosecution of all persons involved in what he called unprovoked and gruesome attack on Police officers. The officers were on a mission to arrest some suspected armed robbers and receivers of a stolen vehicle in a community in […]

Journalists Task Security Agencies On Intelligent Gathering To Combat Armed Banditry, Kidnapping In Nigeria

The Kaduna State Council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists has frowned the high rate of kidnapping, banditry and other acts of criminality and wants security agencies in Nigeria to take proactive Measures against the menace To this end, the Council advised them to place priority on intelligent gathering with the aim of dislodging the […]

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How Nigeria’s Info Minister Was Allegedly Deceived To Approve N2.5 Billion Contract Payment

  Nigeria’s Information Minister, Lai Mohammed has admitted he did not do due diligence before signing off on a controversial N2.5 billion payment to a private digital broadcast signal distributor, according to PREMIUM TIMES. Mr Mohammed told the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC) that he only approved the payment based on […]

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Nigeria’s IGP Orders Police Commands To Review Strategies

  By Joseph Edegbo: Worried by the significant rise in crime across the country, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered State Commands to re- strategize towards arresting the trend. The IGP gave the order on Thursday at a meeting called principally to discuss the current internal security situation across the country and […]

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Murder Of Girl Friend’s Son, South African Govt. Applauds Life Sentence

  South African Government has applauded and welcomed the life imprisonment sentence handed down to the man convicted of abusing and murdering his former girlfriend’s son, Baby Daniel, in 2016. Government equally welcomed the 20-year sentence that has been imposed on the child’s mother by the Gauteng High Court. “As a nation, we have a […]

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South African Police Officers Nabbed For Human Trafficking, Extortion

  National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole has welcomed the arrest of five police officers for their alleged involvement in human trafficking, kidnapping and extortion in two separate incidents. In the first incident, on 27 March 2019, ten Bangladeshi nationals who were being smuggled through Zimbabwe into South Africa were allegedly kidnapped on the N1 […]

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Nigeria Customs Intercept 317 Sacks Of Indian Hemp In Ogun

  By Oladele Igbagboyemi: As part of its fight against smuggling activities around border areas of Ogun State, South West, the State command of Nigeria Customs Service has intercepted over 1.8tons of cannabis sativa popularly known as Indian hemp. The Customs Area Controller, Michael Agbara made this known to newsmen on Tuesday at the command’s […]

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South African President Condemns Violence Against Foreign Nationals … as Police Commence Investigation

  President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned violence against foreign nationals in South Africa and called on law enforcement agencies and law-abiding citizens to identify perpetrators and bring them to book. “There can be no justification for criminality and if communities are disaffected for any reason, grievances must be raised with government and must be done […]

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