CHINEDU WOSU, Yenagoa
Barely 24 hours the new commissioner of Police Bayelsa State, Nasiru Disi Oki, pledged to fight all forms of crimes and criminalities in the state, unknown gunmen have killed Pastor Alamene Ogili in his residence at Opolo, Yenagoa, the state capital.
The Bauchi State Police Command said it had apprehended a 40 year-old man who was allegedly hired for a fee of N50,000, to abduct and kill one Tahiru Sulaiman of Nabordo town in Bauchi State.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Lagos State Command, has said it had shut 80 illegal private security guard companies in 10 months.
.Trader on trial for stealing
A Sharia court in Kano State has remanded a 28-year-old man, Fahad Salisu, in prison custody, over alleged mischief.Salisu was charged for mischief, contrary to Section 363 of the Kano State Sharia Law.
A businessman, Uzor Oke, 37, has been dragged before a Zone 2 Senior Magistrates’ Court in Abuja for allegedly defrauding his business partner of one million naira.
The Nigerian Customs Headquarters Monitoring Team Idiroko Axis recently intercepted goods valued at N39,054,500 within two days.
AMAERUCHI OGECHI and ELEKWACHI JACINTA
In a bid to make good its promise to chase out armed robbers and cultists from the State, the Lagos State Police Command has recorded yet another success in its fight against Cultism and Armed Robbery in the State.
CHINEDU WOSU, Yenagoa
The operatives of Joint Military Task Force, JTF, codenamed Operation Pulo Shield in Niger Delta has nabbed a notorious kidnapper’s kingpin, Presley Umokoro, and 26 others for kidnapping, piracy and illegal oil bunkering.
Stories by JOSEPH UNDU
In a bid to curtail the menace of smuggling in Nigeria, the Coordinator of Nigeria Custom Service, Headquarters Monitoring Team Idiroko Axis, Deputy Comptroller Yahaya Biri Usman has called on Nigerians to support the Service in its Anti-smuggling crusade through genuine information that will aid in tracking smugglers and their illicit transactions.
With just few days to the end of the fasting period that will usher in the Ramadan festivities, it is important that the Lagos State police command draws attention of all residents to the need to be security conscious.