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We’ll ensure credible, violence-free elections in Zamfara — Police

The Police Command in Zamfara says it has strategised measures to provide adequate Security before, during and after the 2019 general elections in the state. The Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Mohammed Shehu, for the Command, disclosed this in a statement in Gusau on Thursday. He said the measures were being put in place

Nigerian police intercepts 34,000 live cartridges from Togo

The Ogun State Police Command had intercepted a mini truck conveying 34,865 live cartridges from the neighbouring Republic of Togo through a Nigerian boarder town in Ogun, to Onitsha, in Anambra state. The command also said that it had arrested three suspects including a Togolese, Isa Muhammad and two Nigerians, Alabi

Police moves Melaye from DSS Medical Facility to SARS office

Godsgift Onyedinefu Operatives of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) have moved Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi west, to the federal special anti-robbery squad (F-SARS) office in Guzape district, Abuja. The police hospital had certified that Senator Melaye was well and healthy to stand trial after treating him. The police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood on

Why we moved Dino Melaye from Hospital — Police

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) on Friday said its operatives moved senator Dino Melaye from the police hospital and taken to the Department of State Services (DSS) Medical Facility in Abuja for further medical attention, to confirm his claims that he is not well   Melaye was taken for

Mastermind of Nyanya, kuje bombings narrates how he led attacks

Godsgift Onyedinefu A suspected member of Boko Haram, Umar Abdulmalik, has given a graphic account of how the sect plotted the 2014 Nyanya bomb blast, as well as the attack on a prison in Kogi State where members of the sect were serving jail terms. Abdulmalik was arrested arrested by operatives of

Finally, Dino Melaye surrenders to police

Godsgift Onyedinefu The senator representing Kogi West, Dino melaye have finally surrendered to the police on Friday. The Police Investigation Team had since 28thDecember, 2018 arrived the residence of Senator Dino Melaye with a duly obtained Warrant of Arrest to effect his arrest to answer to a case of Criminal Conspiracy and Attempted

Over 18 reportedly killed in another Zamfara attack

Salisu Zakari Over 18 persons were reportedly killed when armed bandits invaded two communities in violence-prone Zamfara State on New Year day, sources have informed. The sources say the gunmen stormed Dutsin kure and Manasa in Tsafe local government on Tuesday leaving deaths and destruction in their trail. Nine persons were reportedly shot

Police denies dismissal of 121 officers

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has despite evidence to the contrary, insisted that no Police Officer among the 2000 Police personnel deployed to the North East was dismissed by the Force . NPD in a statement on Friday by its spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood insisted that the Inspector General of Police

We’ll remain in Melaye’s residence until he surrenders — Police

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Police Force, (NPF) has maintained that it's operatives will continue to be in wait at the residence of Senator Dino Melaye until he surrenders himself for arrest. The police on Friday invaded the Maitama, Abuja residence of the lawmaker representing Kogi West. The police said its personnel