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Assaulting an Amotekun officer will attract a fine of N250,000, jail term

Assaulting an Amotekun officer will attract a fine of N250,000 or a prison term of one month or both.However, an Amotekun officer...

Social media platforms, a recruitment centre for terrorists – Minister

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami, has said that terrorist groups now used social media platforms for the...

IG meets South-East govs Wednesday, police begin screening over community policing

The Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, and the South-East governors will on Wednesday meet in Enugu, the Enugu State capital, over the...

Amotekun bill to be signed to law on Feb 14

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State yesterday said that the bill for the establishment of the Western Nigeria security network codenamed Amotekun...

Over 10 persons killed,18 vehicles destroyed in Borno attack

Suspected Boko Haram insurgents in gun trucks have attacked Auno Village in Borno State, killing over 10 people and destroying 18 vehicles.

Two kidnappers apprehended in Ondo Community

It was a pandemonium and apprehension yesterday when two suspected kidnappers were apprehended at Erusu Akoko in Akoko Northwest local government area...

16 teachers suspended for allegedly extorting pupils in Oyo State

The Oyo State Government has ordered the immediate suspension of 13 primary school headteachers, two assistant headteachers and a classroom teacher for...

All children kidnapped by boko haram will be freed

The President, Muhammadu Buhari promised again on Monday that all children kidnapped by Boko Haram terrorists would be set free during his...

Ex-ABU VC’s daughter kidnapped by gunmen in Kaduna

Some gunmen on Friday night invaded the residence of a former vice chancellor of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Prof. Abdullahi Mustapha,...

We refused police N20,000 after they shot my daughter – Shobukola, father of SS2 pupil hit by stray bullet

Mariam Shobukola, a Senior Secondary School Two pupil of Delight International School, Aboru, Lagos State, was hit by a stray bullet fired...

President Buhari condemns terrorism in Libya, Mali, Chad, others

The President, Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday condemned terrorism and violent extremism in Libya, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad, Mauritania as well as...

Death Toll rises to 5 in the Ile-Oluji bank raid

Death toll from Thursday’s bank Robbery in Ile-Oluji area of Ondo state has risen.Another victim who sustained gunshot...

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Breaking News : Ondo Police dispel rumor of Bank robbery in Akure (Audio)

The Ondo State Police Command has urged residents of Akure to disregard any rumour of Bank Robbery...

Breaking News : Ondo Police dispel rumor of Bank robbery in Akure

The Ondo State Police Command has urged residents of Akure to disregard any rumour of Bank Robbery or attempted Bank Robbery in...

First passengers disembark from Diamond Princess in Japan: Corona virus

The first passengers have begun disembarking from the virus-hit cruise ship moored off Yokohama, Japan after 14 days of quarantine.

Liverpool at the verge of early Champions league exit after defeat at Madrid

Liverpool’s defence of their UEFA Champions League title hangs in the balance after Saul Niguez’s early strike gave Atletico Madrid a 1-0...