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    Security Operatives Arrest 20 Suspects In Nyanya

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    Combined taskforce comprising of operatives of the police, Department of State Services, DSS, the military and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, yesterday rounded up 20 suspects during a raid at a black spot in Nyanya, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory. The taskforce set up by the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon…

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    ‘Nigerians Seeking Police Job To Escape Unemployment’

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    Shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari announced his government’s plans to boost the manpower strength of the Nigeria Police with 10,000 new recruits, many Nigerian youths have indicated   interest to join the police force. LEADERSHIP investigation has revealed however, that most of those showing interest to join the Force see it as an opportunity to escape…

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    Police Arrest 70-year-old Fake Presidential Adviser On Defence Matters

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    A 70-year-old man who has allegedly been parading himself as President Muhammadu Buhari’s adviser on defence matters has landed himself in the dragnet of the FCT police command. The command yesterday said it had arrested 70-year- old fake Presidential Adviser on Defence Matters, name withheld on Sunday, in Maitama district of the nation’s capital. Presenting…

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    IGP Seeks UN Support To End Terrorism

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    The inspector general of police, IGP Solomon Arase, has told the visiting United Nations deputy executive director of counter-terrorism Mr Weixiong Chen, that the country needs the UN’s assistance to end the Boko Haram terrorism. The force spokesman, ACP Olabisi Kolawole made this known yesterday in a statement in which she said Chen’s visit was…

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    IGP Seeks UN Support To End Boko Haram Terrorism

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    The inspector general of police, IGP Solomon Arase has told the visiting United Nations deputy executive director of counter-terrorism Mr Weixiong Chen, that the country needs the UN’s assistance to end the Boko Haram terrorism. The Force spokesman, ACP Olabisi Kolawole made this known on Saturday in a statement in which she said Chen’s visit…

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    NCP Chairman Accuses INEC Of Meddling In IPAC Activities

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    Immediate past Chairman of Inter Party Advisory Council, IPAC, Dr. Tanko Yusuf, has accused the current leadership of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, welding overbearing influence in the affairs of the council. Dr. Yusuf made the allegation on Wednesday, while reacting to questions on the leadership crisis currently rocking the council where he stressed that…

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    Burkina Faso: Presidential Guard Kill 14 Protesters – Amnesty Int’l

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    The Amnesty International, a world human rights advocacy group has released a report which said a former Burkina Faso presidential guard killed 14 unarmed protesters in cold blood. The group which released the report on Wednesday also disclosed that over 100 other protesters and bystanders were wounded with automatic weapons following last month’s coup d’état,…

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