Police neutralize two armed robbers, arrest one in Akwa Ibom

Police neutralize two armed robbers, arrest one in Akwa Ibom

Operatives of the Akwa Ibom State Police Command have neutralized two robbery gang members and arrested another in Uyo, the state capital.   Spokesperson of the command, SP Odiko Macdom, who confirmed the incident in a statement on Thursday, September 21, 2023, said the robbers have been terrorizing residents at Udoette by School Road, Ikot…

Police arrest suspected armed robbers, others in Jigawa

Police arrest suspected armed robbers, others in Jigawa

Jigawa State Police Command has arrested suspected armed robbers, vandal, thieves in various locations in the state; recovered one locally made pistol, cable wires, and stolen properties.      Spokesperson of the command, DSP Lawam Shiisu Adam, who disclosed this in a statement, said that on September 14, at about 1100hrs, a group of hunters…

Police arrest four suspected child traffickers in Kaduna

Police arrest four suspected child traffickers in Kaduna

The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested four suspected child traffickers, Rahila Gajere, a retired social worker; Ngozi Peter, a nurse; Maryam Afaka; and Blessing.   The suspects were arrested at Samaru Zaria in Sabon Gari Local Government Area of the state and brought to the police headquarters.   During questioning, Maryam confessed to supplying…

Troops arrest another murder suspect who killed woman for resisting rape in Kaduna

Troops arrest another murder suspect who killed woman for resisting rape in Kaduna

Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) has arrested another murder suspect in connection with the murder of Mrs. Dorathy Irimiya Jonathan in Southern Kaduna.    LIB earlier reported that the OPSH apprehended one Lot Dauda, who confessed to having committed the crime alongside an accomplice.   Mrs. Jonathan, from the Southern Kaduna area of Kaduna State, was…

Ondo police arrest 22-year-old suspected armed robber who posed as Good Samaritan, robbed and raped stranded woman at gunpoint

Ondo police arrest 22-year-old suspected armed robber who posed as Good Samaritan, robbed and raped stranded woman at gunpoint

The Ondo State Police Command has arrested a 22-year-old suspected armed robber and rapist, Johnson Joseph, in the Ondo East Local Government Area of the state.   Spokesperson of the command, Funmilayo Odunlami-Omisanya, who disclosed this in a statement in Akure on Thursday, September 14, 2023,    The PPRO said the suspect pretended to be…

South Africa police arrest man who allegedly shot and killed his pregnant girlfriend in front of commuters

South Africa police arrest man who allegedly shot and killed his pregnant girlfriend in front of commuters

Police have arrested a 33-year-old man who is believed to have shot and killed his pregnant girlfriend in the Mbombela CBD in Mpumalanga, South Africa.    The suspect was arrested in Lows Creek on Thursday night, September 7, 2023, following an investigation by the Nelspruit SAPS detectives and Mpumalanga Provincial Task Team.   LIB reported…

Plateau police arrest woman who absconded with her neighbour’s 10-month-old baby

Plateau police arrest woman who absconded with her neighbour’s 10-month-old baby

Plateau State Police Command has arrested a woman, identified as Patience Solomon, who abducted her neighbour’s ten-month-old baby in Jos, and absconded to the Ikorodu area of Lagos State.    Recall that LIB reported that the suspect absconded with the baby in the Angwan Rukuba area of Jos on Friday, July 21, 2023.    The…

Kano Police arrest most wanted notorious thug “Big Star” after he inflicted life-threatening injuries on a victim

Kano Police arrest most wanted notorious thug “Big Star” after he inflicted life-threatening injuries on a victim

Kano State Police Command has arrested the topmost most wanted notorious thug (Dandaba) Sadiq Ahmad, after causing life-threatening injuries to his latest victim.     Spokesperson of the command, SP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyaw, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday, September 1, 2023, said the suspect used scissors to attack one Abdulrahman Isah, of…

Police arrest two members of kidnap syndicate terrorizing communities in Yobe

Police arrest two members of kidnap syndicate terrorizing communities in Yobe

The Yobe State Police Command has arrested two suspected kidnappers in Tarmuwa Local Government Area of the state.    Spokesperson of the command, DSP Dungus Abdulkareem, who disclosed this to newsmen in Damaturu, said the suspects, Adamu Manu, 25, and Musa Alh. Tahiru, 28, belong to a syndicate that has been terrorizing the inhabitants of…

Police arrest quack engineer responsible for collapsed four-storey building in Akwa Ibom

Police arrest quack engineer responsible for collapsed four-storey building in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom State Police Command has arrested a fake engineer, Felix Anietie Udoh, who constructed a four-storey building that collapsed last year, killing one person and leaving five others severely injured.      The state Commissioner of Police, CP Olatoye Durosinmi, disclosed this while briefing newsmen at the police headquarters, Ikot Akpsn Abia, Uyo,…

Akwa Ibom police arrest suspected child trafficker who stole two children and attempted to kill their mother

Akwa Ibom police arrest suspected child trafficker who stole two children and attempted to kill their mother

The Akwa Ibom State Police has arrested a suspected child trafficker, Peace Patrick Paul, who stole two children and attempted to kill their mother.      The State Police Commissioner, CP Olatoye Durosinmi, paraded Peace at the police headquarters, Ikot Akpanabia, Uyo on Wednesday, August 30, 2023. alongside three other women, Mary Eunice, Bella Uko,…

“You all deserve how you were treated”- Bobrisky reacts to the arrest of suspected gay men in Delta State.

“You all deserve how you were treated”- Bobrisky reacts to the arrest of suspected gay men in Delta State.

Popular crossdresser, Bobrisy, has reacted to reports of the arrest of suspected gay men at a wedding in Ekpan Delta state last weekend.    The police paraded the suspects on Tuesday, August 29, and said they were holding a gay wedding when they were arrested.   Reactng to the news via his Instagram page, Bobrisky…

“LGBTQ community is not a threat to the nation”- Gay British-Nigerian pastor, Jide Macaulay reacts to arrest of suspects at same-sex wedding in Delta

“LGBTQ community is not a threat to the nation”- Gay British-Nigerian pastor, Jide Macaulay reacts to arrest of suspects at same-sex wedding in Delta

Openly gay British-Nigerian pastor, Jide Macaulay, has registered his disapproval over the arrest of some individuals at a same-sex wedding ceremony in Delta state.  The Delta State Police Command paraded over 100 suspected homosexuals arrested during a midnight wedding ceremony of a gay couple held in a hotel in Warri.  Taking to his Instagram page,…

Jigawa police arrest four suspected kidnappers for calling man and threatening to abduct his mother if he fails to pay N5m ransom

Jigawa police arrest four suspected kidnappers for calling man and threatening to abduct his mother if he fails to pay N5m ransom

The Jigawa State Police Command has arrested four suspected kidnappers and rescued two victims in Jahun and Birnin Kudu Local Government Areas of the state.    Spokesperson of the command, DSP Lawan Shiisu Adam, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, August 26, 2023, said four members of a kidnap syndicate were arrested for…

NDLEA launches manhunt for ‘Lekki drug dealer’ who crushed operative to escape arrest

NDLEA launches manhunt for ‘Lekki drug dealer’ who crushed operative to escape arrest

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has launched a manhunt for a Lekki Lagos-based alleged notorious drug dealer, Sowunmi Ayodeji Kayode, who is now on the run after “driving his luxury car to crush an NDLEA officer in his bid to escape arrest” when operatives were on a search of his house last weekend.  …

Police arrest two suspected bandits’ informants who plotted their friend’s kidnap in Katsina

Police arrest two suspected bandits’ informants who plotted their friend’s kidnap in Katsina

The Katsina State Police Command has arrested two suspected notorious bandit informants who set their friend up for abduction.     The spokesperson of the command, ASP Abubakar Sadiq Aliyu, who disclosed this in a statement on Thursday, August 17, 2023, said the suspects conspired and lured their friend to a location where they planned…

Abia Police confirm arrest of clergyman over death of evangelist in Hotel room

Abia Police confirm arrest of clergyman over death of evangelist in Hotel room

Police authorities in Abia State have confirmed the arrest and detention of the General Overseer of Agape Evangelical Ministry popularly called Bishop Timothy Otu over the death of a female evangelist, Happiness Echieze, attached to a Pentecostal church in Aba.   The lady evangelist who is a mother of five died during suspected rounds of…

Abia Police confirm arrest of clergyman over death evangelist in Hotel room

Abia Police confirm arrest of clergyman over death evangelist in Hotel room

Police authorities in Abia State have confirmed the arrest and detention of the General Overseer of Agape Evangelical Ministry popularly called Bishop Timothy Otu over the death of a female evangelist, Happiness Echieze, attached to a Pentecostal church in Aba.   The lady evangelist who is a mother of five died during suspected rounds of…