EndSARSMemorial: Only governors have power over rallies – Falana tells police

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has again countered the police over its prohibition of #EndSARSMemorial in some states across the country. Speaking at the commemorative lecture and public presentation titled, ‘One year after Endsars, 35 years after Dele Giwa and

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Police rescue abducted twin daughters and personal aides of Kwara monarch

Kwara State Police Command on Sunday said it has rescued the kidnapped twin daughters and domestic staff of Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle in Ekiti local government area of Kwara state. The 6-year-old twin girls, maid, driver,

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Heavy police presence at Lekki tollgate

There is a heavy presence of armed police officers at the Lekki tollgate today October 11. Police trucks are parked on one side of the ever-busy road. Recall that earlier today, the state police command had warned residents of the

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Give us state police, our people are being killed – Afenifere tells FG

Socio-cultural Yoruba group, Afenifere has asked the Federal Government to immediately approve state police to enable states to protect themselves as acts of terrorism, kidnapping, herders/farmers clashes is crippling Nigeria. According to the group, restructuring of the country remains the

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Edo police arrest 21-year-old househelp who allegedly abducted her employer’s two children in Lagos, rescue victims

Operatives of the Edo State Police Command has arrested a 21-year-old househelp, Precious Mmaduike, who allegedly abducted her employer’s two children in Lagos. Spokesperson of the command, Bello Kontongs, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, August 28, said

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Adamawa Police arrest poly student for allegedly killing and burying his pregnant girlfriend in shallow grave

Adamawa State Police Command has arrested a student of the Federal Polytechnic Mubi, Muniru Abubakar, his two accomplices for allegedly killing and burying his pregnant girlfriend in a shallow grave. It was gathered that the deceased, Franca Elisha Iliya, an

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Suspended Kano anti-graft agency chairman in police custody

Suspended chairman of Kano state’s Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission (PCACC), Muhuyi Magaji Rimin Gado is currently in police custody hours after the state house of assembly recommended his sack, arrest and prosecution. Daily Trust reported that he was invited

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Police bust drug distribution syndicates in Imo, recover cocaine worth N150m

The Imo State Police Command has smashed drug distribution syndicates, arrested a drug baron, teenage girl and recovered substance suspected to be cocaine valued at 150,000000.00. Spokesperson of the command, CSP Mike Abattam, who disclosed this in a statement on

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Update: Police rescue passengers abducted from a commercial bus in Osun

The police in Osun state says it has rescued the passengers abducted from a commercial bus at Odo-Osun, near Imesi-Ile in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun State on July 5. The Osun State-bound commercial bus conveying passengers from Ekiti

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Lagos State House of Assembly passes bill barring police from parading suspects

The Lagos State house of Assembly has passed an amended version of the Criminal Justice Law of the State barring the police in the state from parading suspects before the media henceforth. The bill was passed during the plenary of

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