Crime

DPO, Five Policemen Arrested As Hunter Dies In Custody

April 16, 2019

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested the Divisional Police Officer in charge of the Doubeli Police Station and five other policemen over the death of a hunter simply known as Abdullahi. Public Relations Officer of the command, Othman

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2 friends gang rape 19-year–old girl in Ilorin

April 15, 2019

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered that two friends, who allegedly raped a 19-year-old woman be remanded in prison. Magistrate Monisola Kamson, ordered that Sodiq Abdulrauf and Ali Ahmad, be remanded in Oke-kura Prison Yard, Ilorin.

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Man, 65, in Police Net For Defiling 10-Year-Old Girl

April 11, 2019

The Ogun State Police Command, on Thursday, announced the arrest of a 65-year-old man, Sulaiman Rauf. The Command’s spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed in a statement that Rauf was arrested on 7th April 2019 for having unlawful carnal knowledge of a 10-year-old girl whose identity is being protected by the police.

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Police Bust Child-Stealing Syndicate in Ogun

April 10, 2019

Men of the Ogun State Police Command have arrested three members of a syndicate believed to be specialists in stealing children from their unsuspecting parents. Describing the syndicate’s mode of operation, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi stated that they “use two of their members to disguise as a couple looking for an […]

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Six alleged drug traffickers get N180m bail

April 9, 2019

A Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday admitted six men facing trial for drug trafficking to bail in the sum of N30 million each. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) charged Celestine Okeke, 36; Nwokolo Amobi, 38; Bayo Oluwade, 50; Paul Eze alias Skipper, 39; Ikechukwu Ezeh, 36; and Samson Ikenna, 34, with […]

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Two Arrested For Swindling People Using Ogun Governor-Elect’s Name

April 5, 2019

The Police in Ogun State, on Friday announced the arrest of two members of a syndicate who have been using the name of Ogun State governor-elect Prince Dapo Abiodun to defraud unsuspecting members of the public. The Command’s spokesman, ASP Abimbola Oyeyemi, who announced the arrest disclosed that the fraudsters hatched a scheme pretending that

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47-Year-Old Fake Lawyer Arrested in Ilaro

April 4, 2019

A 47-year-old man, Balogun Ayodele has been arrested by men of the Ogun State Police Command for impersonating a lawyer.  The Command’s spokesman, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi disclosed that Ayodele was arrested on April 2nd.

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Lagos CP Visits Slain Kolade Johnson’s Family, Promises Justice Will Prevail

April 2, 2019

CP Zubairu Muazu, the Commissioner in charge of the Lagos State Police Command, on Tuesday, visited the family of Kolade Johnson who was shot dead by a team of policemen in the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the force last Sunday. 

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“We’ve Arrested The Officers That Shot Kolade Johnson”- Lagos Police

April 1, 2019

The Lagos State Police Command  has confirmed that the police team suspected to have been involved in the shooting of a young man, Kolade Johnson in Lagos on Sunday, has been arrested.

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Ekiti To Remove Sex Offenders From Governor’s Prerogative of Mercy

March 18, 2019

Ekiti State Government on Monday expressed determination to conduct psychiatric tests on rapists; as well as publish their names and photographs on the Ministry of Justice’s website. Convicted rapists will also be excluded from governor’s prerogative of mercy.

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