Nigerian Police

Ekweremadu victim of burglary attempt, police say
Ike Ekweremadu National News Nigeria Nigerian Police

Ekweremadu victim of burglary attempt, police say

[FILE PHOTO] Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu Nigerian police Tuesday night said the country’s deputy senate president was a victim of a burglary attempt and not assassination as he claimed. “Preliminary investigation carried out so far did not reveal assassination attempt on the life of the Dep Senate President, Sen. […]

How police burst cyber fraud cartel
Metro News Nigeria Nigerian Police

How police burst cyber fraud cartel

Some of the cloned government documents The Force Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (FCIID), Alagbon, Ikoyi today said forensic experts aided detectives in the clampdown of a transnational cyber fraud syndicate that specialised in cloning documents and fleecing corporate bodies and high net worth individuals of millions of dollars. Commissioner […]

Police dismiss officers for raiding Edwin Clark residence
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Police dismiss officers for raiding Edwin Clark residence

Nigerian Police Force on Thursday said it has dismissed three of its officers involved in raiding elder statesman Edwin Clark’s residence on Tuesday. The Guardian reported that the officers who reportedly acted in the instruction of Inspector- General of Police Ibrahim Idris arrived the Asokoro residence of Chief Clark on […]

Police arrest most wanted suspected robber, cultist in Ejigbo
Ejigbo Metro News Nigeria Nigerian Police No case robber Segun Kazeem

Police arrest most wanted suspected robber, cultist in Ejigbo

[File] Ejigbo environment, Lagos The entire Ejigbo community in Lagos State was thrown into jubilation at the weekend after an alleged notorious armed robbery suspect, who is also the leader of cult group, Eiye confraternity, identified as Segun Kazeem, aka ‘No Case’, was arrested. The arrest, which was carried out […]

Police say married woman died after ‘marathon sex’
Abayomi Shogunle Dennis Erezi Metro National News Nigeria Nigerian Police Ogun State

Police say married woman died after ‘marathon sex’

Assistant Commmisoner of Police, Abayomi Shogunle, head of the Public Complaint Rapid Response Unit (PCRRU) poses during an interview on the public's demand for the recall of the Special Anti Robbery Squid (SARS) of the Nigerian Police Force in Abuja, Nigeria December 5, 2017. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde A forty-year-old married woman […]

Nigerian police secretly arraign detained Premium Times journalist
National News Nigeria Nigerian Police Premium Times Samuel Ogundipe

Nigerian police secretly arraign detained Premium Times journalist

Samuel Ogundipe PHOTO: PREMIUM TIMES Nigerian police at a secret court appearance have accused a detained journalist of criminal trespass and stealing police documents, his news organisation said Thursday. Samuel Ogundipe, a journalist with the independent online newspaper Premium Times, has been in custody since his arrest on Tuesday after […]

Saraki’s wife hits out at police over blockade
Bukola Saraki Jimoh Moshood Kehinde Sobowale News Nigerian Police Police Spokesman Senate President The Wife of Nigerian Senate President Toyin Saraki

Saraki’s wife hits out at police over blockade

Toyin Saraki is Founder and President of the Well Being Foundation Africa and also serves as the Global Goodwill Ambassador to the International Confederation of Midwives. The Wife of Nigerian Senate President, Toyin Saraki has reacted to the police denial of besieging Saraki’s residence in Abuja on Tuesday morning and […]

Reps to investigate police protest in Maidugiri
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Reps to investigate police protest in Maidugiri

Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris The House of Representatives has resolved to set up an ad-hoc Committee to investigate the circumstances surrounding the protest by some policemen in Maidugiri. This was sequel to a motion urgent public importance by Rep. Kingsley Chinda (PDP-Rivers) unanimously adopted by the house. Moving the […]

Why I am supporting #EndSARS campaign – Ruggedman
#EndSARS Metro News Nigeria Nigerian Police Ruggedman

Why I am supporting #EndSARS campaign – Ruggedman

Ruggedman PHOTO: NEPTUNES PHOTOGRAPHY Nigerian rapper Michael Ugochukwu Stephens also known as Ruggedman has said his involvement with #EndSARS campaign is aimed at ending the reign of brutality allegedly perpetrated by the Nigerian Police’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad. The #EndSARS campaign began on social media to protest the activities of the […]