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Treat Ibadan mayhem perpetrators as criminals, Ajimobi tells Police

Treat Ibadan mayhem perpetrators as criminals, Ajimobi tells Police Ibadan Mayhem

Governor Abiola Ajimobi has tasked the police in Oyo State to be harsh on perpetrators of the mayhem in which 20 houses and 30 shops were razed in Ibadan at the weekend. The governor, who spoke through his deputy, Moses Alake Adeyemo, made the demand on Monday when he paid an on-the-spot visit to the […]

Offa robbery: Police declare gang leaders wanted

Offa robbery: Police declare gang leaders wanted

The Nigeria Police on Friday declared wanted four of the gang leaders and principal suspects in a recent deadly robbery attack on some banks in Offa, Kwara State. According to a press statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, photographs of the wanted suspects have been released for assistance on possible information that […]

#EndSARS: IGP bows to pressure, orders immediate re-organisation of outfit

#EndSARS: IGP bows to pressure, orders immediate re-organisation of outfit IGP

Days after many Nigerians have joined the call for scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, on Monday ordered immediate re-organisation of the unit. The IGP gave the order in a statement issued on his behalf by the Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO) […]

Police trail Dangote expatriate’s abductors

Police trail Dangote expatriate’s abductors Police Trail

The Nigeria Police said it has commenced full combing of the entire axis where an expatriate with Dangote Construction Company, Jose Machada, was abducted late Monday. Two police officers guarding the Portuguese expatriates were killed in the incident that took place around 7 pm at the construction site of the company, along the Obajana-Kabba Road, […]