The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of 6,618 senior Police Officers.
An Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Olushola Oyebade, currently at the National Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies, Jos, Plateau State, was promoted to the next rank of Deputy Inspector-General of Police to represent the South-West geopolitical zone in the police management team. Continue reading “Police get new DIG, AIGs, as PSC promotes 6,618”
An 18-year-old housewife, Salman Hassan, from Itas Gadau in Bauchi State, has stabbed her husband, Mohammed Mustapha, to death allegedly over sex, just after 11 days of marriage. Continue reading “Teenage Wife Stabs Husband To Death Over Sex, 11 Days After Wedding”
Two members of staff of Akwa Ibom State University, Eyo Okon Eminue (aged 39) and Iquo Ebong Okon (aged 46) have today been arraigned before the Chief Magistrate’s Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on charges of criminal defamation of the character of Prof. Eno Ibanga, Acting Vice Chancellor of the Akwa Ibom State.
The duo have, in what appears to be a carefully calculated plan, made countless defamatory publications on Facebook against the person of Prof. Eno Ibanga.
The said Facebook account was created by them in 2015. Continue reading “Staff of AKSU docked for criminal defamation of character”
…as Police intensifies effort to uncover their sponsors
By Emma Akpabio
A Magistrate Court Sitting in Uyo – Akwa Ibom State Capital on Thursday, April 16, 2020 made an order for the remand of one Paul Umoh, Moses Ukpong and Emmanuella Udoetuk in Federal Correctional Centre for an initial period of 14days, pending the transmission of the case file to the Director of public Prosecution. Continue reading “Breaking: Court remands 3 in Uyo prisons for defamation of character”
by The Nation
Nollywood superstar, Funke Akindele popularly known as Jenifa, has been arrested for hosting a house party that defied Lagos State Government’s restriction orders.
It was gathered Akindele was arrested on Sunday for hosting the party on Saturday in honour of her husband, Abdul Rasheed Bello a.k.a. JJC Skillz, a singer. Continue reading “Funke Akindele arrested for hosting party”
By Haruna Gideon
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a Man, Bamidele Olajide, age 38, for beating his 5-year-old son to death after misplacing his bet ticket. Continue reading “Man kills 5-year-old son to death for misplacing his Bet9ja ticket”
An Ikeja High Court on today sentenced a part-time lecturer at the University of Lagos, Akoka, Afeez Baruwa, to 21- year imprisonment for raping an 18-year-old girl admission seeker. Continue reading “Rape: Unilag lecturer bags 21 years”
Agba Jalingo, the Nigerian journalist who has been incarcerated for 172 days for alleged acts of terrorism and cybercrime following an article he wrote in July 2019 seeking accountability for half a billion Naira alleged to have been diverted by the Cross River State government will on Thursday be docked before a new Judge.
This follows the order of the former trial judge, Justice Simon Amobeda who in his ruling of Friday, February 7, 2020 recused himself. The new Judge is Justice Sule Shuaibu who Continue reading “Agba Jalingo To Appear Before New Judge On Thursday As Counsel Berates Cross River Government”
POLICE TACTICAL FORCES STORM ANSARU TERRORISTS’ CAMP
Neutralize over 250 terrorists and bandits
Special Operatives of Operation Puff Adder of the Nigeria Police backed by the Special Forces of the Police Airwing, in a daring offensive operation, stormed one of the largest operational camps of the Ansaru Terror Group (also housing other bandits and kidnappers) located in Kuduru Forest, Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State and successfully neutralized over 250 high-profile members of the Ansaru Terror Group. Continue reading “Insecurity: Nigeria Police neutralizes 250 terrorists”
A 17-year-old housewife, Rabi Rabi’u, who stabbed her husband, Shamsu Salisu, to death in Katsina State last Wednesday, has explained that a misunderstanding on who should first charge their mobile telephone led to a scuffle in which he died. Rabi, who was paraded at the Katsina State Police Command Headquarters on Tuesday, said amidst sobs that she never knew the stab could lead to the death of the 25-year-old Salisu. Continue reading “Katsina: Wife stabs husband to death over phone charger”