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Police Commence e-Central Motor Registry Enforcement July 29

The Nigeria Police Force says it will begin the enforcement of the digitalised Central Motor Registry (e-CMR) from July 29. The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, who disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja, called on users to comply by registering their vehicles. Adejobi said the …

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Abuja-based Pastor Abducted By Suspected Gunmen

A pastor known only as Àjàyí, based in Abuja, was reportedly kidnapped by suspected kidnappers from the El-Rufai Estate in the Bwari Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory. The abduction occurred after a period of relative peace experienced by the residents, following a recent series of kidnappings in the …

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Police kill 3 Bandits In Katsina, Rescue Kidnap Victims

THE Katsina State Police Command says it has succeeded in thwarting a kidnapping attempt, killed three suspected bandits, and rescued all the abductees. ASP Abubakar Sadiq-Aliyu, the command’s spokesman, who disclosed this, said the incident occurred at Duya village, Maibakko Ward, in Sabuwa Local Government Area. “On June 7, 2024, …

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Police Arrest 70-year-old Suspected Bandit, Recover Arms In Kaduna

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have reportedly arrested a 70-year-old suspected bandit/kidnapper operating in Kaduna State. This was made known on Tuesday in a statement issued to journalists by ASP Mansir Hassan, Kaduna Police State Command spokesperson. However, the statement disclosed that the septuagenerian was arrested in Tundun-Jukun, a …

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NPF Begs Labour To Shelve Strike, Follow Legal Protocols

THE Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has called on organized labour to reconsider its planned nationwide strike and adhere to legal procedures to avoid a breakdown of law and order. Acknowledging the right to advocate for workers’ interests, the NPF stressed the need for compliance with laws governing such actions. In …

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Bandits Wearing Military Uniforms Kidnap 20 People In Abuja

AT least 20 people were abducted by some gunmen in military uniforms, who raided the Dawaki community in Abuja According to Daily Trust, witnesses described it as yet another daring onslaught by the attackers, referring to them variously as bandits, armed robbers, terrorists, and other names. Dawaki, home to thousands of …

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Military, Police Take Over Banex Plaza After Clash In Abuja

  This occured after a violent altercation between traders and soldiers on Saturday.  Newsextra24 understands that three soldiers had approached a trader regarding a phone issue which led to a disagreement over the phone matter. The matter quickly escalated into a full-blown conflict. In response to the unrest, the FCT Police …

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Police Dismiss Personnel, Demote 3 Over Misconduct

THE Nigeria Police Force has dismissed one of its personnel from service and demoted three others to their previous ranks over alleged involvement in various acts of indiscipline and crime. The Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja. Adejobi said that …

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Police Arrest 435 Criminal Suspects In Imo, Recover 552 Live Ammunition

THE Imo state command of the Nigeria Police Force announced on Thursday that they have successfully arrested some criminal suspects and recovered some live ammunition in recent operations. Giving details of the operations during a press conference at the command headquarters yesterday, the state Police Public Relations Officer, Henry Okoye, revealed that 552 …

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