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police Nab Masterminds Of Benue Killings

police Nab Masterminds Of Benue Killings

BARELY 51 days after Fulani herdsmen invaded Guma and Logo council areas of Benue State, killing 73 people mostly women and children in the process, the police have arrested principal suspects in the unpredictable mayhem. The four principal suspects, according to Vanguard source, were arrested in Tunga town of Nasarawa State between 16 and 19 […]

Herdsmen Slaughter Cop In Benue State

Herdsmen Slaughter Cop In Benue State

The Benue State Police command has said that  the body of one of the officers it declared missing after an attack by Fulani herdsmen on Saturday night at the Azege-Ayilamo community in the Logo Local Government Area of the state had been found. In a statement by the command spokesman, ASP, Moses Yamu, made available […]

Sea Pirates Attack Police Gunboat, Kill 2 Cops, Injure Another

Sea Pirates Attack Police Gunboat, Kill 2 Cops, Injure Another

ARMED men suspected to be sea pirates, who have been terrorizing the creeks and waterways of Bayelsa State struck again in the early hours of yesterday,  killing two policemen at the riverine town of Ogbia, in Ogbia Local Government Area of the state. It was gathered that the latest attack on marine policemen attached to […]

The Senate at an extended plenary on Tuesday debated the killings by Fulani herdsmen in Benue State and other parts of Nigeria. The lawmakers said their resolutions, which were later  conveyed to President Muhammadu Buhari by the leadership of the National Assembly, were “wake-up call” to the President and the Federal Government who “must” take […]

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Arrested In Warri

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin Arrested In Warri

Residents of Warri and its environs in Delta State can now heave a sigh of relief, following the arrest of a notorious kidnap and robbery kingpin at a drinking joint by detectives from “B” Division of the Nigerian Police led by a District Police Officer (DPO), Mr. Aniete Eyoh. The suspect, Anthony Ogbalor, alias Dracula, […]

Tanzania Police Cite Upsurge In Rape Cases This Year

Tanzania Police Cite Upsurge In Rape Cases This Year

POLICE have confirmed an upsurge of 0.9 percent rape cases in comparison to last year. Making the revelation, Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI), Robert Boaz, told reporters in Dar es Salaam yesterday that according to the crime statistics from January to November, this year, offences reported were 11,620 in comparison to 11,513 recorded during the […]

Badoo Group Out Breaks Out With Another Attack

Badoo Group Out Breaks Out With Another Attack

Badoo, the ritual cult group, has again unleashed terror on a family in Itesiwaju Community Development Area, Ibeshe, Ikorodu, killing a man, his son and sister-in-law and injuring his wife. The man’s wife reportedly sustained serious injuries and was said to have been admitted to the Ikorodu General Hospital. The PUNCH learnt that the victims were found […]

Kidnappers Of Epe Students Granted Amnesty After Surrendering Arms

Kidnappers Of Epe Students Granted Amnesty After Surrendering Arms

The militants behind the abduction of six Senior Secondary School students of Lagos Model College, Igbonla, Epe, Lagos State, have been granted amnesty after surrendering their arms and ammunition. The repentant youths, who were also behind the Arepo pipeline vandalism and other several attacks, had been terrorising parts of Lagos, Ogun, and Ondo states. They […]

One killed, Six Injured As Police, Illegal Miners Clash

One killed, Six Injured As Police, Illegal Miners Clash

At least one person was confirmed dead while six others sustained bullet wounds during a clash between police and illegal miners in Sardauna Local Government Area of Taraba State. The incident, which occurred on Thursday, also led to the disappearance of a policeman, who has yet to be found. According to the Acting Chairman of […]

Kidnappers Kill 3, Abduct 10 Persons In Niger State

Kidnappers Kill 3, Abduct 10 Persons In Niger State

Three people have been reportedly killed and ten others kidnapped in Niger state over the weekend . The incident happened along Kaduna-Sarkin-Pawa road in Munya Local Government Area of the state. Our correspondent gathered that the kidnappers who were dislodged from the Abuja–Kaduna road shifted area of operation to Munya area of Niger state.

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