Monday , March 30 2020


Police Act amendment bill passes 2nd reading

A bill seeking the amendment of the Police Act (CAP P19) Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004 on Thursday passed the second reading at the Senate. The bill sponsored by the senator representing Imo East, Ezenwa Onyewuchi, seeks to expunge the gender-discriminatory provisions of Regulations 122, 123, 124 and 127 …

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Police parade 56 suspects in Borno

The police in Borno have arrested 56 suspects in connection with various offenses in continuation of the Operation PUFF ADER in the past one month in the state. The State Police Commissioner, Mr. Mohammed Aliyu, made the disclosure while parading the suspects on Tuesday in Maiduguri, the state capital. He …

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Police begin investigation on kidnapped Catholic priests

Ondo State Police Command, yesterday, said it has commenced investigations on the abduction of two Catholic priests who were kidnapped on Benin/Owo Road at the weekend.  Commissioner of Police, Undie Adie, who spoke through the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Femi Joseph, said the forest where the two priests were …

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Policeman shoots man dead at bank ATM point

But for the quick intervention of elders and stakeholders irate youths would have set the Njaba Divisional Police Station ablaze yesterday. This followed the shooting to death of an 18-year-old man, Awuzie Duru, by a trigger-happy policeman. Trouble was said to have started yesterday inside the premises of the United Bank …

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