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Breaking News : Football legend Diego Maradona dies of cardiac arrest at 60

Football legend and former Argentina Star Diego Armando Maradona has passed on. His manager while confirming his death said the legend died in Argentina after suffering a heart attack. Maradona, regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, helped Argentina win the World Cup in 1986. He played club football for Boca Juniors, […]

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Soldiers arrest suspected hoodlums for looting NYSC camp in Abuja

Men of The Nigeria Police Force and Nigerian Army  have arrested a number of people for vandalising and attempting to loot properties of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). Some of the items that were carted away included mattresses, stationeries, boots and uniforms of potential corps members. Speaking at the NYSC Camp, Kubwa in the […]

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#EndSARS: Police arrest 10 suspects in Akwa Ibom, recover looted properties worth millions of Naira

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested ten suspects who took advantage of the #EndSARS protests to carry out wanten desctruction and looting of government and private properties in the state. Briefing newsmen on Friday, October 23, at the command Headquarters in Ikot Akpan Abia, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Amiegheme Andrew said that […]

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Police arrest suspected child traffickers in Anambra and rescue eight stolen children (photos)

The police in Anambra state have arrested five members of a child stealing/trafficking syndicate operating in the state and rescued eight stolen children suspected to have been stolen from different states including a fifteen-year-old pregnant girl. In a statement released today September 15, Haruna Mohammed, the spokesperson of the state police command, said on Sunday, September […]

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Police arrest notorious wanted criminal, Bobrisky after gun battle in Rivers State

The Rivers State Police Command has arrested a notorious wanted criminal, Honest Digbara popularly known as Bobrisky accused of terrorizing some parts of Ogoni axis and being behind series of criminal activities in the area. Spokesman of the Command, SP Nnamdi Omoni disclosed this on Saturday morning, September 12, while showing the wounded suspect and that of his alleged […]

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Police arrest suspected child trafficker in Anambra, rescue 12 children (photos)

Nkechi Odinye, 55, pictured above, have been arrested by the police in Anambra state for allegedly running a syndicate that traffics children in the state. A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Haruna Mohammed, said Nkechi was arrested following the confessional statement made by three other child traffickers that were arrested in October […]

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Police arrest lady who allegedly arranged for her friend to be gang-raped in Adamawa

A 30-year-old lady identified as Zainab Ja’afaru has been arrested by men of the Adamawa state police command for allegedly arranging for her friend to be gang-raped in Gerio community in the state. The state Commissioner for Police, Olugbenga Adeyanju, who spoke to newsmen today July 1, said Ja’afaru asked the victim to accompany her […]

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Nigerian Army arrest officers who threatened to rape and infect Warri women with HIV

The Nigerian Army says it has arrested two of its soldiers who threatened to rape and infect women in Warri, Delta State, with HIV in retaliation for the alleged killing of their colleague on Thursday April 2nd. Recall that youths of Ugbuwangue community in Warri attacked a soldier who allegedly killed a youth leader, Joseph […]

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Arrest and prosecute anyone who evades screening for coronavirus at airports – House of Reps spokesperson tells FG

Members of the Nigerian House of Representatives have told the federal government to arrest and prosecute anyone that evades screening for coronavirus at airports in the country. Chairman, House Committee on Media and Public Affairs Hon. Benjamin Kalu made the call while reacting to a ciricular written by the Chief of Staff to the President […]