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LEGAL practitioner and human rights activist, Comrade Femi Aborisade, has penned an open petition to the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mrs Ngozi Onadeko, over what he described as "indiscriminate arrest and detention" of two...
TWO men, Yetunde Awaye, 37, and Mohammed Afisu, 41, who allegedly stole a Rolex chronometer wristwatch worth nine million Naira, on Thursday appeared before an Ikeja Magistrates’ Court. The defendants, whose addresses were not given, are...
THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Alkali Baba, has recommended the immediate suspension of Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Mr Abba Kyari, the Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), from the Service...
By Amos Aar, Makurdi GOVERNOR Samuel Ortom of Benue State has restated the resolve of the State Security Council (SEC) to continue with the amnesty programme for repentant militants despite the killing of one of the...
THE Government of the United Kingdom has made a U-turn and branded the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) as a terrorist organisation. The UK government, had five years ago when the Nigerian government declared IPOB a...
THE Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Osun State Command, says it has arrested two persons, a father and a grandfather, for allegedly raping their 13-year-old daughter/granddaughter, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. The command’s...
FORMER Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, was on Friday sentenced to 22 and half years in prison for the murder of African American, George Floyd, reports Yahoo News. The murder of Floyd, over a year ago,...
THE London Metropolitan Police have charged Nigeria’s former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, and wife, Beatrice Nwanneka Ekweremadu, with conspiracy to traffic a child to the United Kingdom in order to harvest organs, the law...
THE Police Force Headquarters on Friday said missing Vanguard newspaper reporter, Mr Tordue Salem, was knocked down and killed by a hit-and-run driver, spokesperson of the police, Mr Frank Mba, disclosed while parading the suspect,...
THE Federal High Court, Abuja, has adjourned the trial of former Head of Service of the Federation, Stephen Oronsaye over alleged pension fraud until October 5, 2022. At the resumed hearing in the case on Thursday,...