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Five Men Sentenced To Death For Armed Robbery

Five Men Sentenced To Death For Armed Robbery

Security January 15, 2019 at 9:34 am 0 comments

The Osun State High Court has sentenced five men to death by hanging for robbery and unlawful possession of firearms.
Justice David Oladimeji found the defendants guilty of a three-count charge preferred against them by the state.
The defendants are Ifedayo Adebiyi,

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BREAKING: Lagos CP Edgal Imohimi redeployed, as Egbetokun takes over

BREAKING: Lagos CP Edgal Imohimi redeployed, as Egbetokun takes over

Security January 13, 2019 at 8:28 pm 0 comments

The Commissioner of Police , Lagos State , Edgal Imohimi , has been removed .
The PUNCH learnt that the police boss had been replaced by Mr . Kayode Egbetokun , who is in acting capacity.
Imohimi is expected to resume as the Commissioner of Police in charge of Explosive

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Military funding: Buratai replies SERAP, others

Military funding: Buratai replies SERAP, others

Security January 13, 2019 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai has responded to the joint Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Enough is Enough (EiE), and BudgIT requesting him to use his office and leadership position to provide information on spending on military operations

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At Least Eight Dead  After Nigeria Oil Tanker Explosion

At Least Eight Dead After Nigeria Oil Tanker Explosion

News, Security January 13, 2019 at 11:32 am 0 comments

At least eight people were confirmed dead after an petrol tanker overturned and exploded in southern Nigeria, police said on Saturday. The death toll was feared to be higher by locals, who told the press that people will often take the risk of trying to scoop up petrol leaking from

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Security Beefed Up in Lafia for Emir’s Burial

Security Beefed Up in Lafia for Emir’s Burial

Security January 11, 2019 at 9:03 pm 0 comments

Security measures have been beefed up in Lafia, Nasarawa state capital and its environs, ahead of the burial of the Emir of Lafia, Dr Isa Mustapha, Agwai 1.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports on Friday that, officers and men of the Nigeria Police, the Nigeria Security and Civil

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Residents Flee as Boko Haram Militants Storm Auno Village in Borno

Residents Flee as Boko Haram Militants Storm Auno Village in Borno

Security January 8, 2019 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Suspected Boko Haram militants, Monday evening stormed Auno, a village about 10 km from Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
Some villagers were said to have fled the community for safety.
According to fleeing residents of the area, some soldiers, Mobile Police and members of the civilian joint task force were

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