Police Parade 14 Armed Robbers, 2 Kidnappers

The Kaduna State police command has recorded breakthrough within two weeks by arresting armed robbers and kidnappers, as well as recovering exhibits. This was disclosed in a maiden press briefing by the commands commissioner of police, Ahmad Abdurrahman.  “I feel obliged to intimate you of the command’s successes in combating crime and criminality in Kaduna […]

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SON confiscates bags of substandard sugar in Kano

Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has confiscated more than 300 bags of substandard sugar in Singa market of Kano metropolis. The seized sugar was believed to have been imported into the country through subterranean routes from Brazil without proper certification from the authorities. The products were confiscated on Tuesday during routine raid exercise of the […]

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Customs intercepts 200,000 ammunition in Niger

The Area Command of the Nigeria Customs in Minna has intercepted a truck load of 200,000 live  ammunition, the Comptroller, Benjamin Binga has disclosed. The Area Command comprises of Kogi, Kwara and Niger states. The Onitsha-bound truck was intercepted along the Wawa-Babana border on its way into the country from Benin Republic at about 3am […]

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Woman hacks husband to death

A housewife identified as Salamatu Shehu hacked her husband to death in Rafin Gero  village of Anka LGA of Zamfara State, Daily Trust gathered yesterday. The killing followed a fight between the couple after the husband indicated intention in a second wife, sources said. He decided to divorce the first wife after he could no […]

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Ex-minister, 4 others remanded over money laundering

Former minister of science and technology, Dr Abdu Bulama, and four others have been remanded in EFCC custody by Federal High court Damaturu, over alleged money laundering.  The four other dependants are Muhammad Kadai, Muhammad Mamu, Hassan Ibn Jaks and former PDP state Chairman, Abbagana Tata.  Justice Isah Hamma Dashen, gave the order on Friday when […]

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Gunmen attack Minna prison, kill 2 as 219 inmates escaped

Gunmen on Sunday night attacked the Minna Medium Security Prison, killed a ward and a commercial motorcyclist in their wake. The attackers freed 219 prisoners during the operation which caused pandemonium within the prison community. The Prison Public Relations Officer, DSP Rabiu Shaibu confirmed the attack saying the gunmen gained access to the prison after […]

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Police arrest 3 with human head

The police in Adamawa State have confirmed the arrest of three persons at Tashan-Baba village in Jada Local Government Area for exhuming and beheading the corpse of a seven-year old girl. Spokesman of the Command, S.P Othman Abubakar, said the three suspects were arrested with the fresh human head of Blessing Johnson, a day after […]

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