Tag Archives: Arrest

Court Refuses To Order Ekweremadu’s Arrest

(File) Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu   The Federal High Court, Abuja has refused to issue a bench warrant for the arrest of the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, over his absence in court to defend the charges of refusal

Police Arrest Many Shiites Over Violent Protest

Shiites members during a protest in Abuja on October 30, 2018.   The police say they have arrested hundreds of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) popularly known as Shiites, over the violent protest that rocked Abuja on

Police Arrest 22 Suspects Over Kaduna Violence

  The Nigeria Police Force has arrested 22 persons suspected to be directly involved in the killing of innocent people at Kasuwar Magani in Kajuru Local Government Area of Kaduna State. Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh Moshood, disclosed this

Murder: Police arrest Borno drug store operator

Mr Damian Chuckwu, Borno Commissioner of Police The Police in Borno on Sunday said itarrested a 32-year old, patent medicine store operator, Muhammad Isa, for the murder of a 28-year old lady in Maiduguri. The Commissioner, Mr Damian Chuckwu, made

IGP Orders Arrest Of Policemen Over Alleged Murder Of Lady

Inspector-General Of Police, Ibrahim Idris   The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the arrest of four policemen who allegedly shot dead a young lady, Anita Akapson, at Katampe Extension area, in Abuja, on Saturday. In a

Police arrest 16 suspected kidnappers

Nigeria Police The Police said they have arrested 16 suspected kidnappers, whose ages range from 16 to 45 at Ankpa in Kogi, who specializes in killing innocent people and removing their vital organs. The Police Public Relations Officer, Acting DCP

EFCC Vows to Arrest Innoson Chairman as Court Strikes Out Case Against Him

  The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has vowed to ensure that the Chairman, Innoson Motors Nigeria Limited, Mr Innocent Chukwuma is arrested to face fraud charges in court. Spokesperson of the commission, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, made the vow

Police arrest 6 trans-border robbers

The suspects By Kazeem Ugbodaga The Lagos State Police Command early Monday morning arrested 5 trans-border robbers fleeing into Lagos after robbing an Ogun State based haulage company’s warehouse. The 9-man robbery gang was led by a Cameroonian born, Ahmed

Primary elections: Police arrest 49 suspected political thugs in Jigawa

Nigeria Police Force The Jigawa Police Command said it arrested 49 suspected political thugs during the recently conducted primary elections in the state. Mr Bala Senchi, the Police Commissioner in the state, disclosed this while parading the suspects on Saturday

Osun Rerun: Police Arrest 16 Persons Allegedly With Illegal Observer Tags

  The Police have arrested 16 persons for the alleged possession of illegal INEC observer tags, face caps and jackets during the Osun Governorship rerun. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP Folasade Odoro, disclosed this in a

Osun Election: INEC Expresses Concern Over Reported Arrest Of Observers, Journalists

Sorting and counting of ballots at polling units across Osun   The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has expressed concern over reports that some observers and journalists were being arrested and prevented from operating in some polling units in the

Police arrest armed robber in camouflage

The suspect Adejoke Adeleye, Abeokuta A member of an armed robbery syndicate who specialized in operating with army uniform around Mowe area of Ogun State has been arrested by men of Ogun State Police Command. The 23-year old Adeoye Ayomide,

BREAKING! Osun Election: Police Arrest Man For Obstructing Voting Process

  The police have arrested a man perceived to be obstructing the voting process at a polling unit in Osogbo, the Osun State capital. The man was arrested at polling unit 5, Ataoje E in Osogbo which has 884 registered

Aisha Buhari Denies Ordering Arrest Of Her ADC

  Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has denied reports alleging that she ordered the arrest of her Aide de Camp (ADC) over fraud allegations. According to her, the ADC, Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Sani Baban-Inna, had been working