Gunmen release kidnapped Ekiti chief, 2 others after receiving N4million ransom

December 30, 2021 Editor 0

Gunmen have eventually let go a traditional Chief, Chief Emmanuel Obafemi, from Ijan-Ekiti, located in Gbonyin local government Area of Ekiti state. They also freed two other kidnapped cocoa merchants after N4million total ransom was paid by the victims. They were released on Wednesday. Ekiti state police command has also confirmed their release. Obafemi was abducted on his farm located Read More

Police rescue 187 kidnapped victims in Zamfara

October 9, 2021 Sanusi Muhammad 0

The Zamfara state police Command through its Police Tactical operatives in a Joint operations at Tsibiri Forest in Maradun local government council has rescued 187 kidnapped victims. The state Commissioner of Police, CP Ayuba N. Elkana, disclosed this while handing over the victims to the state government for onward measures Thursday evening. According to him, the victims were rescued unconditionally Read More

In Zamfara, Police nab bandits, rescue 3 weeks old baby, others

October 2, 2021 Sanusi Muhammad, Gusau 0

The Zamfara state police command through the ongoing operation against armed bandits has arrested 21 notorious armed bandits at various locations of the state. This was made known by the state police public relations officer SP Muhammad Shehu while addressing Newsmen at the command headquarters in Gusau on Saturday. According to him, five bandits were also neutralised during the operations Read More

Please, let’s give peace a chance

September 9, 2021 Blueprint 0

Every day people wake up to one news of insecurity or the other. Tune into television or pick up the newspaper, the major headlines center on Boko Haram, bandits, kidnappers, IPOB and so on. Lives are lost on a daily basis, man slaughtering fellow man like animals. Families are displaced and turned homeless, children turned orphans, wives turned widows, dreams Read More

Troops kill several terrorists, top commanders in 3 weeks-DHQ

May 20, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) Thursday says troops in various theatres of operations across the country have killed several terrorists, including senior commanders of Boko Haram/Islamic State in West Africa Province (ISWAP), Eastern security network (ESN) as well as top leaders of bandits. Director, Defence Media Operations (DMO), Brig-Gen. Bernard Onyeuku who disclosed this while briefing journalists on the Read More

Investigate Ebonyi killings, Senate tells new IGP, other security agencies

April 14, 2021 Taiye Odewale 0

  The Senate has called on the acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, to carry out a comprehensive investigation into the killings and kidnapping of citizens in Ebonyi state by alleged herdsmen. The upper legislative chamber made the call Wednesday following  resolutions reached after consideration of a motion brought to the floor by Senator Sam Egwu (PDP, Ebonyi North). Coming Read More