• FCT Police Command Arrest Six Notorious Criminals

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    Following the recent warning by the FCT Commissioner of Police, Musa Kimo to criminal elements in Abuja to desist or face hard times, the police said it has arrested six criminals within a couple of days. A statement signed by the public relations officer, FCT Police command, DSP Anjuguri J. Manzah and made available to…

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  • Police Parade 4 Kidnap Suspects, 2 Cultists

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    The Nigeria Police has paraded a gang of four kidnap suspects and two cultists for kidnapping, armed robbery and cultism in Rivers and other States in the South-South zone. Parading the suspects yesterday in Abuja, force public relations officer CSP Jimoh Moshood said the IGP’s monitoring team raided a kidnappers hideout at Umuike Allu on…

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  • Stop Benue Killings Or Risk Famine, Citizens Tell FG

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    Concerned Benue indigenes under the auspices of Vanguard Against Tiv Massacre (VATIM) have condemned the unabated killings in Benue State and attributed the prolonged killings to neglect by state security apparatus. VATIM charged the federal government to see to it that these killings are brought to an end before the commencement of the farming season,…

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  • Police Arrest 3 Kidnappers, Robbery Suspects

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    The police have arrested a gang of three kidnappers for ransom and armed robbery suspects with weapons and live ammunitions. According to a statement by the force public relations officer, CSP Jimoh Moshood, the suspects were arrested in Zaria Kaduna state by the IGP intelligence response team in collaboration with technical intelligence unit on March…

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  • Ezonuwan Kutigi’s Death A National Tragedy – IG

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    The inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris has described the death of  Ezonuwan Kutigi, Alhaji Hussaini Wuchin-Kutigi of Lavun local government of Niger State as a loss not just to Bida emirate or Niger State but the nation at large. The traditional ruler passed on in the early hours of yesterday at the age of…

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  • Monthly Sanitation: AMAC Trains 60 Enforcement Officers

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    In its efforts to revive the monthly environmental sanitation exercise, the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) has trained and commissioned over 60 environmental enforcement cadets. Speaking at the official launching of the cadets, AMAC chairman, Hon. Abdullahi Adamu Candido explained that the team is to visit various communities in the area council to educate and…

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  • Ile-Ife Crisis: IGP Deploys Special Intervention Team

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    The Inspector General of Police IGP Ibrahim Idris has deployed police special intervention for to restore peace to Ile-Ife and its environs. According a statement by the Force PRO, Jimoh Moshood, the team comprise five Units of the Police Mobile Force; five  Cells of Counter Terrorism Unit; Conventional Policemen, Special Anti Robbery Squad, Intelligence Response…

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  • FG Battles FCT On Tenement Rate

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    The recent National Assembly’s strong stance against collection of tenement rates from property owners in Abuja, by the authorities of the six Area Councils in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), if closely looked at could greatly affect the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) base of the respective councils. Tarkaa David writes. While the widely reported warning…

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