Metro & Crime

Rider drugged by motorcycle snatching gang in Ogun still sleeping three days after

Operatives of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested arrested a two man robbery gang who specialised in drugging their victims before dispossessing them of their motorcycles. The spokesman of the Command, Abimbola Oyeyemi, disclosed that the gang was smashed on Monday. The two male suspects, Chidi Umeh, 40, and Obinna Onyebuchi, 28, were arrested […]

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Ebonyi set to implement community policing as Umahi appoints advisory committee

The Governor of Ebonyi State, David Umahi, has moved to appoint traditional monarchs, and heads of security agencies in the state to kick-start community policing in his domain. This was made known in a statement, signed and made available to journalists on Thursday in Abakaliki by the State Commissioner for Information and State Orientation, Barr. […]

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Kwara slashes tuition fees at IVTEC, urges youths to embrace technology

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has held an online meeting with young people drawn from across the state, urging them to embrace technology to cope with the new economy and explaining the various youths-centric initiatives of his administration. In a zoom meeting attended by dozens of Kwarans to commemorate the International Youth Day, AbdulRazaq said […]

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Gunmen kill 14 in Niger, rustle cattle

  The Niger State Police Command has said 14 persons have been killed by gunmen at Ukuru Village in Mariga Local Government Area of the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Wasiu Abiodun, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday in Minna. Abiodun said on August 12 at about 3:30pm, the command was informed […]