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10 soldiers, 2 policemen killed as bandits attack military base in Zamfara

No fewer than 10 military officers  and two policemen have been reportedly killed in Zamfara State, following an attack on a military base, on Saturday. It was gathered that the bandits had attacked a military base at Mutumji, Dansadau, about 80 kilometres south of the capital, Gusau, at about 10:30 a.m. It

Gunmen kill 3 policemen in Kaduna

Three Policemen serving at Fadan Karshi Outpost in Sanga Local Government Area of Kaduna State were reportedly shot dead on Tuesday by unknown gunmen at a checkpoint between Fadan Karshi and Sabon Gida village. Abubakar Abba, the Vice-Chairman Sanga Local Government Council, confirmed the incident to newsmen on Wednesday. He added

Four policemen arrested for alleged Robbery in Lagos

Four policemen attached to Ijanikin Division, Badagry, have been arrested for allegedly robbing a Togo based Nigerian man of his CFA 350,000 (N221,508). Inspector Victor Amiete, Sergeants Samuel Gbemunu and Afolabi Oluwaseun as well as Corporal Adigun Omotayo are currently being detained at the Provost Section, Command Headquarters, Ikeja. It was gathered

Boko Haram: Missing policemen didn’t abscond but ‘left training base’–Military

  Senator Iroegbu  The Nigerian military has offered a clear explanation on a news report that over 150 among the 2000 Policemen deployed to fight Boko Haram insurgents in the North East, absconded from their counter-insurgency military training exercise. According to the the military, the reported missing policemen are only indisciplined lots who

NDLEA arrests 2 policemen for shipping 1,250 live ammunition

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has  announced the arrest of two police officers for their alleged involvement in the shipment of 1, 250 rounds of live ammunition. The spokesperson of the NDLEA, Jonah Achema, said in a statement on Tuesday. Achema said the live ammunition was intercepted by the agency’s

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

Nenadi Usman: IGP orders arrest of policemen involved in Anita Akpason’s  death

•Commiserates with the family, assure full investigation  Senator Iroegbu      The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris,  has directed the Commissioner of Police for the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), to arrest and detain policemen suspected in the death of Miss Anita Akpason,  the daughter of former Minister of Finance, Ms. Nenadi