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No end in sight for kidnapping in Zamfara — Yari

Godsgift Onyedinefu Zamfara State Governor, Abdul'aziz Yari says his administration is worried that kidnapping is not ending any time soon as perpetrators of the act have turned it into a lucrative venture. Yari made the statement at Maradun community in the Maradun Local Government Area of the state on Friday,

2019: Nigerian Army commences Python Dance III nationwide

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian army has announced that it will commence the python dance III (EGWU EKE) across the country as part of efforts to ensure that law and order is maintained ahead of the 2019 General elections. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai, made this known

Police arrests 9 notorious suspects for kidnapping, armed robbery

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Police Force paraded nine "Notorious and vicious" suspects arrested for kidnapping, cattle rustling, armed robbery and rape at the force headquarters, Abuja. In a statement by the Force spokesperson Jimmoh Moshood on sunday,  two (2) AK47 rifles, thirty (30) Rounds of ammunition and one (1) pair of suspected fake

Nigeria has 334,000 policemen — IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris said the Nigeria Police Force has about 334, 000 policemen currently policing the country. Idris made the disclosure on Tuesday in Abuja at the 2018 Safe School Leadership Empowerment Conference and Awards. He was represented by Olusegun Odumosu of the Inspectorate Department at the Force

Police parades 16 suspects accused of ritual killing, sale of human parts in Kogi

Godsgift Onyedifu  The Nigerian Police Force has paraded 16 suspects accused of kidnapping, ritual killing and sale of human parts in Kogi state. The police recovered One Pump action Rifle, two Locally Fabricated Single Barrel Guns and three Short Axes from the suspects. The Force Public Relations Officer Jimmoh Moshood in a statement on Friday

Police announce massive overhaul of SARS unit

•IGP orders SARS operatives to wear  police uniforms •Tagged with full identification pending the launch of new FSARS uniform •Set-up custody records management system for FSARS throughout the country •FSARS operatives to go through medical/psychological Screening .. •Human rights protection orientation programmes, processes   Jude Johnson  The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has announced massive overhaul and new guidelines

Nigerian police arrests U.S army over fraud

Operatives of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (F-SARS), of the Police Command in Imo says it has arrested a member of the U.S. Army, Mr Garrick Michael, over alleged advance fee fraud. The Commissioner of police, Mr Dasuki Galadanchi, disclosed this on Wednesday in Owerri while presenting to Journalists the