Oyetola inaugurates 360 newly-recruited Amotekun officers

September 7, 2021 Lateef Ibrahim 0

Osun state governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, Tuesday inaugurated 360 newly-recruited officers into the State Security Network Agency ”Amotekun Corps’. This is just as he disclosed recruitment of 750 vigilantes across all local governments in the state to provide intelligence on the activities and suspicious movements of criminals in the state. The Amotekun Corps was inaugurated at the Wole Soyinka Grammar School, Ejigbo, Read More

Breaking: Police confirm kidnap of electoral scribe in Nasarawa

August 25, 2021 Mohammed Yangida, Lafia 0

The Nasarawa state police command, Wednesday, confirmed the abduction of the Secretary of Nasarawa State Independent Electoral Commission (NASIEC) Barr. Muhammed Abubakar Opu by unknown gunmen. The Police Public Relations Officer in the, ASP Ramhan Nansel, confirmed this in a statement made available to Blueprint in Lafia. He said the yet-to-be identified gunmen numbering about five stormed the house of Read More

Breaking: NSCDC captures wanted notorious bandit, Galadima in Sokoto

July 28, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

A wanted notorious bandit, Bello Galadima, has been captured by the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC). The 40-year-old bandit had been on the wanted list of security agencies for more than two years. In a statement signed Wednesday in Abuja, by the NSCDC director of public relations, DCC Olusola Odumosu, said the Corps’ Commandant-General Ahmed Audi, commended the Read More

Why Buhari’s son-in-law was declared wanted – ICPC

May 14, 2021 Blueprint 0

Gimba Yau Kumo, the son-in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari, has been declared wanted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). The spokesman of the ICPC, Azuka Ogugua, in a press statement announced that Kumo, alongside two other suspects, Tarry Rufus, and Bola Ogunsola, were allegedly involved in the diversion of national housing funds to the tune Read More

Insecurity: Zauzzau monarch urges citizens to assist security agencies with information

May 13, 2021 Mohammed Bello Habib 0

The Emir of Zazzau and chairman, Kaduna state Council of Emirs and Chiefs, Ambassador Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli, has charged members of the public to assist security agencies with useful information in the fight against insecurity and other social vices in the country. He gave the charge while addressing his subjects at the occasion of Eid-el-fitr celebration to mark the end Read More

Police arrest suspected armed robber, cultist in Kaduna

May 9, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

  Kaduna state Police Command has arrested a suspected armed robber and cultist, while recovering a Beretta pistol from the suspect, the Police Public Relation Officer (PPRO) ASP Mohammed​​ Jalige has said. According to ASP Jalige, “On 8th May 2021 at about 0700hrs the Command acted on credible intelligence received from a good Samaritan through DPO Kabala West, to the effect Read More