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Police confirm 3 missionaries’ kidnap in Kogi, as gunmen abduct Catholic Priest in Jos 

  By Thompson Yamput, Lokoja/Polycarp Auta, Jos, June 13, 2022 The Police in Kogi on Monday confirmed the abduction of three missionaries by gunmen suspected to be kidnapers. According to the police, the abducted missionaries are Evangelist Peter Adigidzi, Pastor Mike Baba and Pastor Sunday Abah, all working with Child …

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NSCDC parades 4 suspected kidnappers in Sokoto

BY ANKELI EMMANUEL, Sokoto The Sokoto State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) has paraded four suspected kidnappers. Parading the suspects, Sokoto State Commandant of NSCDC, Muhammed Salah Dada assured that their collaboration with other security agencies will continue to make it difficult for criminals to …

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Owo Church massacre suspects arrested in Ondo – Report; They’re ISWAP – Aregbesola; We’re like people at war – Justice Olateru-Olagbegi

Against the background of reports that the suspected attackers of St. Francis Catholic Church in Owo, Ondo State, are members of the dreaded Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) and that they have been arrested, Emeritus Judge, Justice Adesuyi Olateru-Olagbegi, has raised the alarm that “we are like people at war, without a …

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Interpol, ICPC sign MoU on database access

By Philomina Attah Abuja, June 10,  2022 The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with International Police (Interpol) to grant the Commission access to Interpol’s database. ICPC will utilise the access in profiling Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs), and money laundering …

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Owo killings: Convene emergency security meeting within one week or…., OPC urges South-West Governors

…Warns on northerners resisting Okada ban by Lagos govt.   The Yoruba socio-cultural organisation, the Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), has given South-West governors a week to summon a stakeholders’ summit on security in the region following Sunday’s heartless killing of over 40 worshippers at the Saint Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Owo, …

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