Crime & Punishment

Gunmen Have Again Attacked The Office Of The Indep

Wednesday, February 1, 2023
A source who disclosed that the incident occurred on Wednesday morning, said the hoodlums burnt the commission rsquo;s headquarters using Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs. It was also learnt that the gunmen attacked a police station in Nnobi, in the same local government area, and a residential ...

Suspected Herders Kill DPO, Five Others In Benue State

Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen on Tuesday reportedly ambushed and killed the Divisional Police Officer of Naka division, Mamud Abubakar. Naka is the headquarters of Gwer West Local Government Area of Benue State. A source said the DPO, who was a Superintendent of Police, was killed around 3.3 ...

Police Parade Three Oyo Guards Who Gang-Raped Lady For Four Hours

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
The Oyo State Police Command has paraded three suspected rapists and six other suspects who were arrested for crimes ranging from kidnapping and armed robbery to rape and illegal possession of firearms. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Adewale Osifeso, paraded the suspects before newsme ...

Pandemonium As Hoodlums Invade Lagos Private School, Chase Pupils, Teachers

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
There was tension in Lagos State after some hoodlums numbering over 40 invaded a private school, Shalom Group of Schools, in Baruwa, Ipaja, of the State. It was learnt that students and management of the school were denied from entering the school premises as the main entrance was blocked by susp ...

DSS Operatives Nab Syndicates Selling New Naira Notes

Monday, January 30, 2023
The Department of State Services has stated that its operatives have arrested a number of persons involved in the sale of the new naira notes. This disclosure was made known in a statement on Monday by DSS spokesman, Dr. Peter Afunanya. The statement entitled, lsquo;DSS intercepted syndicates ...

Three Stop-and-Search Policemen Killed By Gunmen In Enugu

Sunday, January 29, 2023
Suspected gunmen have reportedly killed three policemen at the border checkpoint along the Enugu/Abakaliki Expressway. The Police Public Relations Officer in Ebonyi State, Chris Anyanwu, confirmed the incident to Channels TV on Sunday. According to him, the gunmen on Saturday night drove in tw ...

Gunmen Kill Female Police Officer, One Civilian In Imo State

Thursday, January 26, 2023
A female police officer identified as Chinyere Obilor and a civilian have been killed by gunmen in Imo State. The gunmen who were operating in a commercial mini-bus, popularly known as 39;Busimo 39; ambushed the police officers at Ihitte junction in the Ngor Okpala Local Government Area of the st ...

Gunmen Kill APC Ward Chairman, Kidnap 5, In Imo State

Thursday, January 26, 2023
The ward Chairman of All Progressives Congress in Umuchoke ward in Okwe, Onuimo Local Government of Imo State, Mr Christian Igim have reportedly killed by suspected gunmen. It was also learnt that the gunmen kidnapped five other chieftains of the ruling party in the community. Sources reported ...

IPOB Names Governor Uzodinma, Rochas, Ihedioha, Ararume As Sponsors Of Insecurit

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
The Indigenous People of Biafra, (IPOB) has accused Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State, Senator Rochas Okorocha, ex-Governor Emeka Ihedioha, and Ifeanyi Ararume of responsible for the brutal insecurity in Imo State. The separatist group alleged that the key politicians should be held responsible ...

Governor Uzodinma Condemns Murder Of Imo Local Government Chairman

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
Governor Hope Uzodinma of Imo State has directed security operatives in the state to arrest the killers of the former Sole Administrator of Ideato North Local Government Area, Chris Ohizu. Recall that Ohizu was beheaded by his abductors after the gunmen were allegedly paid the sum of N6 million a ...
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