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Fulani herdsmen: Police PRO warns agains spreading fake news
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Fulani herdsmen: Police PRO warns agains spreading fake news

February 7th, 2018 | by Sidomex
Last night, a viral photo of alleged massacred travellers swept through the social media and WhatsApp messages.   In addition to the photo, there was also an audio recording of a hysterical woman claiming the travellers...
Kidnap victim cries out for help to rescue other victims from Kidnappers Den
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Kidnap victim cries out for help to rescue other victims from Kidnappers Den

January 30th, 2018 | by Yusuf Zay
A kidnap victim, Mohammed, has said that he is worried about the safety of 11 captives at a kidnappers’ den in the Ikorodu area of Lagos state.   The 22-year-old security guard explained that the victims were in danger,...
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Gunmen abduct children of Zamfara lawmaker, kill 6

January 22nd, 2018 | by Jayson
Children of Yahaya Chado a lawmaker in Zamfara, have been confirmed kidnapped.   The police confirmed that the children were kidnapped when gunmen raided the home of the lawmaker in his village in Gora, Maradun Local...
Enugu Police to retrain personnel on courtesy, public relations
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Enugu Police to retrain personnel on courtesy, public relations

January 8th, 2018 | by Sidomex
The Police Command in Enugu State has concluded arrangements to retrain all its personnel on courtesy and good relations with the public to improve service delivery.   The training programme will be carried out in...
Police arrest man with 114 bags of marijuana in Ogun State
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Police arrest man with 114 bags of marijuana in Ogun State

January 4th, 2018 | by Sidomex
The police in Ogun State has arrested a suspected cannabis seller, Noah Olaore, for being in possession of 114 bags of the illicit weed also known as marijuana.   The police spokesman in the state, Abimbola Oyeyemi, said the...
Lagos State police dismisses 9 officers, demotes 25 others
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Lagos State police dismisses 9 officers, demotes 25 others

January 2nd, 2018 | by Sidomex
Nine policemen have been dismissed from the Police Force over offences ranging from corruption and discreditable conducts, between September and December 2017, in Lagos.   Another 25 were demoted for miscellaneous offences...
Don’t make phone calls at filling stations or risk going to prison, police says
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Don’t make phone calls at filling stations or risk going to prison, police says

December 31st, 2017 | by Sidomex
The Nigeria Police has issued a public warning against making phone calls at filling stations.   The caution is to safeguard public lives and property from dangers of inflammation that could arise from such actions, police...
‘We killed Portuguese man because N600,000.00 ransom was too small’ – Kidnapping suspects
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‘We killed Portuguese man because N600,000.00 ransom was too small’ – Kidnapping suspects

December 28th, 2017 | by Sidomex
Hassan Abubakar, the leader of the gang that abducted and killed a Portuguese, has said they killed their victim because the N600,000 offered to them for his release was considered “too small.”   Members of the...
Lagos State Police Command release official statement on singer Praiz arrest
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Lagos State Police Command release official statement on singer Praiz arrest

December 26th, 2017 | by Sidomex
The Lagos State Police Command yesterday released its version of what transpired between officers of the command and singer Praiz last week when the latter was arrested by the Police.   Last week, precisely on the 19th of...
Police arrest members of SARS at Berger bus stop over extortion
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Police arrest members of SARS at Berger bus stop over extortion

December 19th, 2017 | by Sidomex
Some officers of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) were allegedly arrested this morning at the popular Berger bus stop in Lagos.   The news hit the social media when a Twitter user @poojamedia tweeted the incident, along...