Police brutality: CJN orders magistrates to inspect police stations

By Vivian Okejeme Abuja The Chief Justice of Nigeria(CJN) Justice Walter Nkanu Onnoghen, has directed Chief Judges of the 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to order Chief Magistrates conduct inspection of Police Stations, every month. The Inspection will be also extended to other places of detention within their territorial jurisdiction More...

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By new On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Soldiers kill 6 B/ Haram members, rescue 33 victims – Official

Troops on clearance operations have killed six Boko Haram terrorists in Damboa and Bama Local Government Areas of Borno. The troops also rescued 33 persons from the terrorists, including eight men, 12 women and More...

By new On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Illegal Migration: EU to partner Nigeria to evolve solution

The European Union (EU) says it will partner with Nigeria to evolve solutions to illegal migration, Richard Young, Deputy Delegation to the EU, has said. Mr Young made this known in his address at the ‘‘Abuja More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Lagos: Man, 35, docked for raping 5-year old girl

An Ikeja Magistrates’ Court, on Monday remanded a 35-year-old bus conductor, Chidi Opara, who allegedly raped a five-year-old minor in Lagos. He was remanded at Kirikiri Prisons by the court. Refusing to take More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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FG drafts Army Special Force to combat Zamfara bandits

From Raji Bello, Sokoto The Federal Government has drafted army special force from Defence Headquarters to reinforce ongoing operations in Zamfara state. The troops led by Brig-Gen PP Malla, were drawn from various More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Army commits to ISO’s quality

The Nigerian Army has expressed commitment to improving quality set by the world’s acclaimed International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO). The army also promised to improve on its existing processes in More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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NCS destroys Tramadol, others worth N102m

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Seme Command in Badagry, says it has destroyed expired and seized medicaments in its warehouse with a Duty Paid Value (DVP) of N102.4 million. The command’s spokesperson, Mr More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
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ACPN offers free medical services to Nasarawa state Police Command

From Gambo Ahmed, Lafia The Association of Community Pharmacist of Nigeria (ACPN), Nasarawa state chapter has offered free medical services to the Nasarawa state Police command in commemoration of their 2018 Medical More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
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Police nab suspected gun runner in Bayelsa

The Police Command in Bayelsa said on Tuesday that it had arrested a suspected gun runner who sold an AK 47 riffle for N500,000 and a Berrata pistol for N250,000. DSP Asinim Butswat, Spokesperson of the command, More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
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One killed in Lagos cult clash

A deadly clash by two rival cult groups has resulted to the death of an unidentified man at Alapere in Ketu, near Lagos. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) crime correspondent learnt that the incident took place at More...