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Kwara State Governor Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed

Herdsmen/Farmers Clash: Kwara Directs Police To Ensure Compliance With Compensation Mechanism

News January 18, 2018 at 4:07 pm 0 comments

The Kwara State government has directed the State Police Command to ensure compliance with the compensation mechanism earlier put in place by the State Security Council as an instrument to maintain peace between farmers and herdsmen.

According to a statement

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Fresh Controversy Trails Police IGP, Over The Illegal Detention Of London-Based-Lawyer, And Online Publisher

Fresh Controversy Trails Police IGP, Over The Illegal Detention Of London-Based-Lawyer, And Online Publisher

News January 16, 2018 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Despite the uproar and condemnation trailing the killings by Fulani herdsmen in Benue and Taraba States, over the Police and security agencies’ handling of the crisis, Ibrahim Idris, Inspector General of Police (IGP) has again managed to open a new controversy on another front after an alleged high handedness in

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Tim Elombah Handcuffed

“Tim Elombah Still In Police Custody”

News January 13, 2018 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Police Force has continued to detain Tim Elombah despite requests by both international and local civil organisations for his release.
An Area Court Judge had earlier remanded Mr Elombah in Police custody.
The remand for Tim Elombah’s detention expired on Monday  but the Police has continued to detain Mr

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Police Kill Two Shiites Protesters, Injure Many In Abuja

Police Kill Two Shiites Protesters, Injure Many In Abuja

News January 11, 2018 at 10:42 am 0 comments

Two members of the shite Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN protesting the continuous detention of Ibrahim El-Zakyzaky were allegedly killed by police bullets while many others were injured.
The two protesters were killed when police men from the FCT command who were deployed to dispersed the protesters were alleged to

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Shiites Trekking to Abuja from Zaria Kaduna state to demand release of their leader, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky

Police Teargas Shiites, Block Them From National Assembly

News January 8, 2018 at 3:47 pm 0 comments

The police on Monday in Abuja  dispersed protesting members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria with tear gas as  they attempted to force their way into the National Assembly complex.
The Shiite members demanded the release of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, detained since 2015.

The protesters were chased away and

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Herdsmen: Licensed To Kill

Herdsmen: Licensed To Kill

Opinions January 8, 2018 at 1:23 pm 0 comments

By Adekoya Boladale

Elnathan John, author of the best-selling fiction ‘Born On A Tuesday’, once said that the greatest disservice anyone can do to himself as a Nigerian is to be poor. He was right; the survival kit in Nigeria is not filled with patriotism, truthfulness and being forthright. You

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