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The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it is planning to install free toll line for Nigerians to report corrupt cases.

ICPC To Install Free Toll Line For Information On Corruption

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it is planning to install free toll line for Nigerians to report corrupt cases. [viralpullquote layout=”vs-quote-sixteen-layout” font_alignment=”center” ]The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it is [...]

May 18, 2013 Crime
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Abductors Of Ondo Ex-Commissioner’s Mum Demand N50m

Kidnappers of Mrs. Olufunke Olatubora, the octogenarian mother of Remi Olatubora, who is the immediate past Commissioner for Education in Ondo State, have demanded N50m ransom before they could set the aged woman free. The 80-year-old woman was on Sunday [...]

May 15, 2013 Crime
Rhodes-Vivour: 100 policemen comb kidnappers’ hideouts

Rhodes-Vivour: 100 policemen comb kidnappers’ hideouts

Commissioner of Police in Edo State, Mr. Foluso Adebanjo, said the command had deployed no fewer than 1,000 police officers, consisting of anti-kidnapping, mobile units and Special Anti-Robbery Squad in suspected kidnappers’  hideouts in the state in an effort to [...]

May 14, 2013 Crime
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Navy Destroys Eight Illegal Refineries, Arrests Two Suspects in Rivers

The Nigerian Navy in Port Harcourt said on Monday that it had discovered and destroyed eight illegal crude oil refineries and arrested two suspected oil thieves. The Navy gave the information in a statement signed by Abdulsalam Sani, Spokesman for [...]

May 13, 2013 Crime
Imo State Police Command recorded another success in its renewed fight against crime and criminals, following the bursting of child trafficking and baby factory syndicate in the state.

Imo Police Rescues 17 Pregnant Teenagers

Imo State Police Command recorded another success in its renewed fight against crime and criminals, following the bursting of child trafficking and baby factory syndicate in the state. Disclosing this to newsmen Thursday evening, at the State Police Headquarters, Owerri, [...]

May 9, 2013 Crime
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99 Suspected Hoodlums Arrested In Oshodi, Including Teenage Lovers

99 hoodlums have been arrested by officials of the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit in Oshodi area of Lagos. Just last week, the taskforce arrested 183 hoodlums and suspected criminals in Oshodi and charged them [...]

May 9, 2013 Crime
Nigerian-Police-Force

Police Kill Pastor, Nab Gang Members For Robbery

The Police in Cross River State on Saturday killed a pastor in Akamkpa Local Government of the state, identified as John on suspicion of being an armed robber. Three other suspected gang members were also arrested after a fierce gun [...]

May 6, 2013 Crime
Removal Of Roadblocks Reduced Corruption In Police By 80 Percent - IG

Removal Of Roadblocks Reduced Corruption In Police By 80 Percent – IG

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar yesterday said the removal of roadblocks from the nation’s highways has reduced corruption in the Nigeria Police Force in the past one year after he assumed office. Abubakar disclosed this during an interaction [...]

May 4, 2013 Crime
Armed Robbers

3 Robbery Suspects Shot Dead In Attempt To Escape Arrest In Port-Harcourt

Rivers Police Command said its men had shot dead three armed robbery suspects who tried to escape after being arrested in the course of their operation in Eleme.  Mr Ben Ugwuegbulam, the command’s Spokesman, stated this in Port Harcourt on [...]

May 3, 2013 Crime
Cynthia Osokogu

Pathologist Describes Shocking Details Of Cynthia Osokogu’s Murder In Court

The post-mortem examination of the body of the late Cynthia Osokogu revealed that she died from asphyxia – absence of Oxygen supply to the body, a pathologist told the court on Friday. Ms. Osokogu, 24, was allegedly drugged and murdered [...]

April 12, 2013 Crime
Policemen attached to Ilemba Hausa division have arrested a 30-year-old man who allegedly stabbed his brother, a Merchant Navy to death while he was asleep.

Jealous Brother Hacks sibling to Death.

Jealous Brother Hacks sibling to Death – Policemen attached to Ilemba Hausa division have arrested a 30-year-old man who allegedly stabbed his brother, a Merchant Navy to death while he was asleep. The incident, occurred at the early hours of Wednesday [...]

February 23, 2013 Crime