Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested a 22-year-old man, Stanley Arinze, for allegedly transporting hard drugs (Tramadol) worth N17.2 million from Lagos to Kano. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Magaji Majiya, made the disclosure while briefing newsmen on Tuesday in Kano. He said that the suspect was arrested on July 16. “Arinze who… Continue reading Police nab courier drug peddler in Kano

police deploy 30,000 security personnel for Lagos LG election

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr Fatai Owoseni, on Tuesday announced that 30,000 police personnel and other security agencies would provide security during the July 22 local government election in the state. Owoseni disclosed the figure while briefing newsmen on preparations for the election and other activities of the command. The News Agency… Continue reading police deploy 30,000 security personnel for Lagos LG election

Evans safe in custody – Police spokesman

The police said today that the arrested kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme George Onwuamadike alias Evans is still in their custody and has not vanished. The spokesman of Police Jimoh Moshood, a Chief Superintendent of Police (CPS), said Evans was safe and still under police watch. Moshood was denying a sensational story published today by a Nigerian… Continue reading Evans safe in custody – Police spokesman

Police investigate cause of accident on Enugu-Markudi Road

The Police have commenced investigation into the cause of the multiple vehicular accident which led to the death of seven persons along the Enugu-Markudi Road in Enugu State. Enugu State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Ebere Amaraizu, said this in a statement issued to newsmen on Tuesday in Enugu. He said that twelve persons… Continue reading Police investigate cause of accident on Enugu-Markudi Road

Police nab notorious car thief in Enugu

The police in Enugu say they have apprehended a man suspected to be a notorious car thief, who specialises in using a master key to steal vehicles. He was arrested in the act at about 1:20pm at a shopping mall on the Enugu-Abakiliki Road in Enugu metropolis. The Enugu State Police Public Relations Officers (PPRO),… Continue reading Police nab notorious car thief in Enugu

Lagos Police confirm arrest of 5 suspected V.I. robbers

The Police said in Lagos on Monday that they have arrested five suspected armed robbers believed to be terrorising motorists on Victoria Island. Police said their men swooped on the suspects following a tip-off by by three victims of the robbery attacks. “The occupants of the car were allegedly attacked by the suspects when their… Continue reading Lagos Police confirm arrest of 5 suspected V.I. robbers

Police warn officers against collecting money at ports gate

The Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of Western Ports, Mr Adeyemi Gbola, has warned police officers against collecting money from truck drivers to allow them in and out of the ports gate. Gbola told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Lagos that the police high command would not condone such corrupt… Continue reading Police warn officers against collecting money at ports gate