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Gombe gets new police boss

Gombe state new Commissioner of Police, Mr. Shina Olukolu, has assumed office assuring the protection of lives and property in the state. During the valedictory speech, the outgoing state Commissioner, Mr. Austin Iwar, expressed gratitude for a successful tenure devoid of ...

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Gunmen kill traditional ruler in Benue

A traditional ruler has been killed in Benue state by yet-to-be identified heavily armed men. Chief Yimaorga Asogo, until his death, was the kindred head of Ushir Kindred in Shitile Clan of Tiv land, Katsina-Ala local government area of Benue state. ...

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Lafia emir pledges support to Police

Emir of Lafia in Nasarawa state, Dr. Isa Mustapha Agwai 1, has pledged that traditional institutions will continue to assist and cooperate with Nigeria Police Force to ensure the success of its activities in fighting crime in the country. He ...

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Bride, groom kidnapped on wedding day

Suspected kidnappers abducted a couple in Akunnu, Akoko North-east local government of Ondo state, while on their way to Akure for their wedding ceremony. The groom, Moses Yakubu, and his bride were travelling from Okene, Kogi state yesterday for the ...

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IGP assures Nigerians of adequate security

Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris, has assured Nigerians of adequate protection of their lives and property at all times.   He gave the assurance in Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital, while commissioning a new police command headquarters donated by Governor ...

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Evans’ rights suit adjourned till Sept 21

The N300 million suit slammed on the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, and three others by suspected billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (also known as Evans), challenging his continued detention was yesterday adjourned till September 21. Justice Chuka Obiozor of the ...

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Ambode charges CP on challenges

Lagos state Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday expressed confidence in the ability of the new Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr. Imohimi Edgal, to deliver on the enormous task before him in effectively and efficiently policing the state, saying that ...

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Kidnapping: Garaku police rescue 4 victims

Garaku Police Division, in the neighboring Nasarawa state, has disclosed that there was kidnapping between Agwan Mayo and Sabon Gida villages, where four key personalities of the society were kidnapped. Police sources said the next day, the Divisional police Officer ...

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NAFDAC nabs 2 for selling banned injection

National Agency for Food, Drug, Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has arrested a man and a woman in Aba for selling banned Analgin injection to unsuspecting residents. Abia state Coordinator of NAFDAC, OlisaOkeke,made this known yesterday in Aba in an interview ...

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