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Eight South African Police Officers To Be Charged For Murder Of A Nigerian

Eight South African Police Officers To Be Charged For Murder Of A Nigerian

The South African police will on Monday charge eight police officers to court for their alleged roles in the October 2017 torture and murder of a Nigerian, Ibrahim Badmus. The Nigeria Consul General in South Africa, Godwin Adama, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in a telephone conversation from Johannesburg, that the officers include […]

Absence Of Female Police Officers Hampering Fight Against Sexual Violence

Absence Of Female Police Officers Hampering Fight Against Sexual Violence

The absence of female police officers at majority of the police posts in the districts of Gomba and Mukono, is hampering the fight against sexual violence against women, an official has said. Ms Noor Nakibuuka Musisi, an official from a Center for Health, Human Rights and Development, explained earlier today that the absence of the […]

Officer, Four Attackers Dead In Police Station Assault

Officer, Four Attackers Dead In Police Station Assault

Four men were shot and killed as they staged an attack on a police headquarters that left one officer dead and two wounded, Indonesian authorities said Wednesday, days after a wave of deadly suicide bombings in another part of the country. The group slammed a minivan into a gate at the station in Riau on […]

Three Police Officers Killed, Four Civilians Kidnapped

Three Police Officers Killed, Four Civilians Kidnapped

Four days after three four police officers and an army captain were killed by armed persons in Lagos, another three police officers have been killed in a different Lagos community. The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday confirmed the killing of three of its officers and two community leaders by unidentified gunmen at Oko-Asagun village […]

Gunmen Abduct Woman In Rivers, Demand N20 Million

Gunmen Abduct Woman In Rivers, Demand N20 Million

 Gunmen have abducted a woman identified as Mrs. Theresa Enyinda from Omukworoga village in Omerelu community, Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State and demanded N20 million for her release. A source, Mr. Assor Innocent, said the bandits invaded the community from the bushes and abducted Enyinda. “She was kidnapped in her house around 1pm […]

Uganda: Two Counter Terrorism Police Officers Killed In Nalufenya Barracks

Uganda: Two Counter Terrorism Police Officers Killed In Nalufenya Barracks

Ten police officers have been arrested in connection with the murder of two Counter Terrorism police officers Nalufenya Police Station in Jinja on Monday night. The shooting claimed the lives of constables Godfrey Wafula and Simon Niwamanya who were transferred from police headquarters in Kampala to Nalufenya about two weeks ago. Police on Tuesday dismissed […]

Rwanda: Police Officers Urged to Promote Gender Equality

Rwanda: Police Officers Urged to Promote Gender Equality

The Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) in charge of Administration and Personnel, Juvenal Marizamunda, has challenged police officers to protect and promote gender equality in areas of their operations. He was speaking on Monday as he officiated at the opening of a five-day workshop of 60 Police officers, who serve as Gender Focal Points […]