Tag Archives: Arrest

Alleged $5m Bribe: Court Okays Accelerated Hearing Of Suit Seeking Arrest Of Ganduje’s Wife

  An Abuja high court sitting in Maitama has ordered the accelerated hearing of a suit seeking to compel the EFCC to arrest and prosecute the first lady of Kano state, Doctor Hafsatu Ganduje. Dr Hafsatu is to be prosecuted

Police Arrest Two, Declare NURTW Chieftain Wanted After Violent Lagos APC Rally

 The Lagos State Police command has arrested two suspects in connection with the violence that broke out at the flag-off of the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship rally in Lagos, on Tuesday. The police have also declared wanted, one

Buhari Didn’t Order Arrest, Prosecution Of Pinnick – Presidency

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick   The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu has explained that President Muhammadu Buhari did not order the arrest and prosecution of the Nigeria Football Federation

VIDEO: Dino Melaye Goes Spiritual As Police Insist On His Arrest

  Senator Dino Melaye has resorted to prayers, even as the Nigerian police have insisted on arresting the lawmaker.  In a new video posted via social media, the statesman could be heard reciting verses of the bible, saying God will deliver

No Plans To Arrest And Inject You To Death, Police Reply Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye (file) The Nigeria Police Force has said there is no order arrest Senator Dino Melaye. According to a press statement signed by Police spokesman, Ag. DCP Jimoh Moshood, the force said it also has no plan to inject

BREAKING: Police Arrest Two Principal Suspects Linked To Badeh’s Killing

A file photo of Air Chief Marshal, Alex Badeh.   Two principal suspects linked to the killing of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, have been arrested. A police source disclosed this to Channels Television

Troops Arrest Suspected Suicide Bomber, Accomplice In Borno

A suspected suicide bomber and her accomplice intercepted by troops in Borno State. Photo: Facebook – @NigerianArmy   The Nigerian Army says it has arrested a suspected female suicide bomber in Borno State. According to a post on the Army’s

Nnewi Traders Shut Down Markets In Protest Over Arrest Of Members

 Traders in Nnewi town of Anambra State on Wednesday shut down eight major markets in the industrial city to protest the arrest of some of their members. The protesting traders demanded the unconditional release of their colleagues who they

Police Arrest Activist Deji Adeyanju, Others For Alleged Criminal Conspiracy

File Photo: Deji Adeyanju   The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday arrested activist Deji Adeyanju and two others, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams who were involved in a demonstration in Abuja. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Force Public

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