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Troops Kill 2 Boko Haram Leaders In Borno

By HASSAN JIRGI, Maiduguri The multinational joint task force (MNJTF) has confirmed that the troops have killed two prominent leaders of the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP), identified as Bako Gorgore and Aba Ibrahim, in Abadam Local Government Area,

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Court Fines A\Ibom CP, 2 Cops N6m Over Fraudulent Land Deal

INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYO The Uyo Judicial Division of the Akwa Ibom High Court has awarded N6m damages against the Akwa Ibom State Commissioner of Police (CP), Mr. Andrew Amiengheme, and two other senior Police officers for deliberately infringing on the

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Benue: Police Arrest APC Reps Aspirant For Forgery, Perjury

An aspirant for House of Representatives under the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Engr. Sunday Oche, has been arrested by the Nigeria Police, for committing forgery and perjury. Engr. Oche who seeks to represent Ado/Okpokwu/Ogbadibo Federal Constituency of Benue State,

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Police In Zamfara Arrest 2 Suspects For Vandalising Electricity Installations

By Ahmad Ibrahim, Gusau Operatives of the Zamfara State Police Command have arrested two suspected vandals in Tsafe Local Government Area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, SP Mohammed Shehu, in a statement, said discreet investigation has commenced to

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Police To Probe Fire Incident At Zamfara INEC Office

From Ahmad Ibrahim Gusau The Zamfara State Police Command has launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fire incident at the office of the Independent National Electoral Commission. This is according to a statement signed by INEC’s National Commissioner

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S/Kaduna Insecurity: SOKIPEP Expresses Faith In Operation Safe Haven

By Deborah Musa, Abuja A coalition of Southern Kaduna peace advocacy group, expressed faith, in the Commander, leadership of Operation Safe Haven and all the troops of the internal security outfit in Southern Kaduna and Plateau State. The group operating

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FCT Minister Says Apo-Dutse Pantaker Must Go; Gives 7 Days Ultimatum

By Ismaila Jimoh, Abuja Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammadu Musa Bello has vows that there was no going back on the planned removal of Apo-Dutse Pantaker noted to be one of the biggest scraps market in the country.

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Police Arrest 5 Kidnapped Suspects In Yobe, Rescue Victim

BY HASSAN JIRGI, Damaturu Yobe State Police Command has confirmed the arrested five members of akidnapping syndicate in the state. In a statement signed by ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, the Command’s Public Relations Officer which was made available to AljazirahNigerian, in

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State Police Still A Raging Issue

For a while, the issue of state police in the country has been on the front burner of national discourse. It is even more auspicious given the unrelenting insecurity across the country. Interestingly, the concern has elicited diverse responses which

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NSCDC Operatives Smash Oil Thieves Syndicate, Arrest 69 Suspects In A’Ibom

BY INIOBONG SUNDAY, UYODetermined to stem the tides of stolen crude, operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp, (NSCDC, said they have smashed a syndicate specializing  in vandalizing oil pipelines and arrested no fewer than 69 suspects in

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