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(Photonews) Police parade arms, ammunition seized from fleeing Igarra banks’ robbers

The Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Chris Ezike, addressed newsmen on arms and ammunition as well as money recovered from fleeing armed robbers who attacked two commercial banks in Igarra, in Igarra, Akoko-Edo Local Government Area of Edo State, Tuesday. The robbers killed two policemen and four civilians, including two …

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Lagos moves to intensify security surveillance; as police raid hideouts of criminals, hoodlums

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, Tuesday, presided over the State Security Council meeting with an assurance to the people of the state that the government will increase security surveillance across the metropolis and continuously raid identified hideouts of criminals. Commissioner of Police, Mr. Fatai Owoseni, who spoke to Government …

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Nigeria Customs retires 5 deputy CGs, 30 senior officers in major shake-up

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has retired five deputy comptrollers-general along with another 30 senior officers in the service in its ongoing reorganisation. The NCS Public Relations Officer, Mr Wale Adeniyi, who announced this, Friday, in Abuja, said the service was currently undergoing reorganisation to reposition it for ‘effective operations.’ …

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Police parade 7 suspected PHEDC cable vandals, one tricycle thief

NEDU MARK, Yenagoa Bayelsa state Police Command, Wednesday, paraded seven suspected notorious cable vandals who specialized in removing Port Harcourt Electricity Distribution Company PHEDC cables in the state. Police said the seven vandals were arrested alongside the Chief Security Officer (CSO) of ITB, a contracting firm to the 500-bed hospital …

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I was not posted to Bayelsa on ‘political factor’ – New police commissioner explains

NEDU MARK, Yenagoa Ahead of the 2016 governorship elections in the state, the Bayelsa Police Command, Thursday, pledged to combat all forms crime and criminality in the state. This is even as the newly-deployed police commissioner in the state distanced himself from political factors in his deployment. The police command also …

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