NDLEA arrests lady with multiple identities, recovers 296,000 tablets of drugs

Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has arrested a 36-year-old lady, Chioma Afam, and her partner, Peace Caleb, for smuggling 296,000 tablets of illicit drugs from Anambra State to Gombe state. This was made known in a statement by the NDLEA Director of Media and Advocacy, Femi Babafemi, on Wednesday. According to the statement, Afam and her 22-year-old accomplice, Caleb, who both use …

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Police Arrest more suspects over Super TV CEO, Ataga’s Murder

Abuja – The Lagos State Police Command has arrested more suspects in connection to the murder of the Super TV CEO, Usifo Ataga. This was confirmed by the Lagos State Police Commissioner, Hakeem Odumosu during a briefing and parade of suspects at the Command headquarters in Ikeja. Odumosu, who had yet to give details on the number of suspects arrested and their connection to the …

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Benue: How 14 bandits were killed in gun duel during attack on Police station

By Our Reporter. Markurdi (Precise Post) – Report from Benue State Police Command has it that 14 bandits have been killed in a gun duel following an attempted attack on a station in Katsina-Ala town on Sunday morning. Police spokesperson Kate Anene, a DSP , who confirmed the incident, said on Saturday, some suspected bandits were arrested and detained at Katsina-Ala Divisional Police Station for …

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How Police arrested 16-year-old girl who faked her ‘abduction’, demanded N500k from family

Abuja – The Ekiti state police command says it arrested one Suluka Abimbola alongside Oluwaseun Olajide, her boyfriend, for alleged conspiracy and self-kidnapping. In a statement on Friday, Abutu Sunday, police public relations officer, said the sister of the 16-year-old Abimbola had gone to the police station in Iyin Ekiti area of the state to complain that her sibling had not returned from school. Abutu …

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Tension heightens in Anambra as new security outfit allegedly kills six suspects

Abuja – Tension has heightened in Anambra State following the alleged arrival of an orthodox security outfit to help other security agencies to rid the State of cultist and other criminal elements The “Bakassi -like” security outfit has allegedly, killed and burnt Six suspects in Awka. The killings and burning of the suspects happened Monday, as fear gripped residents. The Nation learnt the outfit arrived …

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How Police arrested Native Doctor who prepares charms for IPOB/ESN (Photo) 

Police operatives in Imo state have arrested a 40-year-old man, Uzoamaka Ugoanyanwu accused of being a notorious native doctor allegedly preparing charms for members of the Indigenous People of Biafra IPOB and members of the Eastern Network Security. A statement released by Bala Elkana, spokesperson of the state police command, says on June 8, tactical teams of the command through diligent and painstaking investigations, stormed …

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N128m investment scam: EFCC arrests Ibadan CEO

By Chris Udochukwu Ibadan – A 43-year-old company executive has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibadan Zonal Office, for allegedly defrauding people of over N128 million, in a fraudulent investment scheme. This was contained in a statement signed by the EFCC’s spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, and made available to newsmen on Friday, in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports …

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Customs hand over suspect arrested with 54 ATM cards to EFCC in Kano

By Chris Udochukwu Abuja (Precise Post) – The Area Controller of the Nigeria Customs Service in Kano, Comptroller S.P Umar today May 19, 2021 handed over a money laundering suspect, Abubakar Sale to the Head of Kano Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Mualledi Farouq Dogondaji, for further investigation and possible prosecution. Speaking at the ceremony at the Customs Area Command …

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How NSCDC recovered stolen vehicle in Ebonyi

Abakaliki (Precise Post) – Officials if the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ebonyi command, said it has recovered a stolen vehicle on Idembia-Okoffia road in Ezza South Local Government Area of the state. State Commandant of the corps Lucy Samu said this on Saturday while speaking on its efforts to curb crime in the state. Samu, represented by Mr Emmanuel Uneke, the command’s …

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Uduak Akpan, Suspected Killer of Inioubong Umoren Is Not Dead, He’s In Our Custody – Police

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has cleared the air over alleged reports that Uduak Frank Akpan, the suspected killer of a job seeker, Iniubong Umoren committed suicide. The Commissioner of Police, CP Andrew Amiengheme while debunking news of the alleged killer, described the rumour as the figment of the writer’s imagination, wondered why some people would derive pleasure in peddling falsehood. He added that …

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No student was found dead in BUK campus – Official

The management of Bayero University, Kano (BUK), has debunked news making the rounds that a student was found dead on its new campus. Lamara Garba, Secretary, Information and Publication Unit of the University, said this in a statement he signed and made available to newsmen on Monday in Kano. According to the statement, “social media post alleging that a student of BUK was found dead …

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Ogun: Kidnappers collected over N34.5m in three abductions

By Daud Olatunji Abeokuta – Gunmen collected over N34.5m as ransom for eight kidnap victims in Ogun in a week. The kidnappers suspected to be herdsmen reportedly collected over N30m from the eight victims in three separate operations carried out in different parts of Ogun State. Recall that The PUNCH had reported that some kidnappers abducted a businesswoman and her guest in Ofada village, in …

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JAMB: 50 year old, accomplice nabbed for impersonation

Abuja – Two suspects were, on Friday, apprehended by the police over their alleged involvement in impersonation during the 2021 UTME registration. 50-year-old Sesan Obasa and an accomplice, Salvation Terhembe were arrested and paraded before newsmen by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, for alleged impersonation. The two suspects were apprehended by the police over impersonation during the 2021 UTME registration. Terhembe was caught …

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EFCC arrests four suspected internet fraudster in Makurdi

By The Editor Abuja (Precise Post) – The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission – Markurdi Zonal office, said it has arrested four members of a syndicate of internet fraudster in Markurdi, the Benue State capital. The Commission which disclosed this via it’s twitter handle said the arrest was made on May 1, 2021. According to the statement, the suspects, Gideon Damisa, Sunday James, Friday Ebosele …

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Nigerian Football Coach stabbed to death while protecting son in U.K

By Ogechi Okorie Abuja (Precise Post) – The Metropolitan Police have arrested a 42-year-old suspect for allegedly stabbing a Nigerian football coach, Tunde Fadayomi , who was protecting his son from a man who attacked him in a bus in Willesden, north London, United Kingdom. According to Mirror, the suspect is being held at the police station and police say they are not searching for …

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