Notorious car thief nabbed by police

A 45-year-old notorious car thief identified as Baba Aliyu has been arrested for stealing a Toyota Camry with registration number RSH 379 AP.   The suspect who lives at Lambata area of Gurara Local Government Area of Niger state reportedly stole the car at Wuse area of FCT.   A police patrol team attached to Gawu Babangida division intercepted the Toyota Camry vehicle following a tip-off.   The command’s spokesperson, Wasiu Abiodun said in a statement on Monday;   “The driver refused to stop and the patrol team gave the vehicle a hot chase, as a result,…

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Police uncover six assault rifles inside a church building in Delta state

The police in Delta state have uncovered six assault rifles in a church building located in Okwe community in Asaba, the state capital.   The state Commissioner for Health, Hafiz Inuwa, who disclosed this today June 27, said Freeman Eze, a community vigilante and the pastor of the church, Christ Holy Church International, claimed the weapons were procured for the protection of the church.   Inuwa explained that the police raided the church following a tipoff.   “When we got our intelligence on June 23, we just swoop into the area…

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Police interrogate D’banj over rape allegation

Nigerian singer, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj, has been interrogated by the Nigeria Police Force over the rape allegation made by Seyitan Babatayo.   The singer was interrogated by an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Adaku Anya, at the Force Criminal Investigation Department, Garki, Abuja, Punch reports.   The publication adds that Seyitan was also invited for questioning but pleaded that she couldn’t afford to travel to Abuja so she was allowed to report at the Force Criminal Investigation Department (FCID) in Alagbon, Ikoyi.   According to the publication, a top police source…

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Police rescue abducted Philippino lady lured to Nigeria by a Nigerian man she met on Facebook

F   A 40yr old Philippino lady identified as Irene Torento Panashas, has been rescued by operatives of the Enugu State Police Command at Neke-Uno Village, Enugu East LGA, Enugu State six (6) months after she arrived Nigeria from the Philippines in an apparent but unsuccessful search for love. ? A statement released by the spokesperson of the Nigeria Police Force, Frank Mba, said Irene Torento Panas, an Accountant by profession and a native of Manila in the Philippines, arrived Nigeria in November 22, 2019 on a visit to one Chukwudi Odo…

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Lagos police command release official statement on the murder-suicide incident that happened in Lekki. See photo of the knives used in the murder

The Lagos state police command has released an official statement on the murder-suicide incident that happened in the state on Sunday, June 21. LIB had earlier shared the sad story. Read here.   Spokesperson of the state police command, Bala Elkana, in the statement released, said the state Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, has ordered a thorough investigation into the matter.   Read the press statement below   On 21/06/2020 at about 1600hrs, Ilasan Police Station received an information that, a couple identified as, Olamide Alli ‘f’ 25 years old and…

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Boko Haram releases new video showing the execution of a soldier and a police officer

Boko Haram has released a new video showing the execution of a Nigerian soldier and policeman. SaharaReporters reports that the video dated Thursday, June 11, 2020, was made by a branch of Boko Haram that has sworn allegiance to the Islamic State West Africa.   The video showed the two security officers, kneeling in a field, and introducing themselves before two masked men pointed guns at them.   The officers said they were on a trip from Maiduguri to Monguno when they were ambushed and abducted by the insurgents whom they described as “Tilafa army”.…

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Drunk police officer kills his colleague in Lagos

The Lagos state police command has arrested a police Sergeant whose name has not yet been revealed, for allegedly stabbing an Inspector, Francis Adekunle, to death and injuring another victim while under the influence of alcohol over the weekend.   The erring officer who is currently being detained at the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department (SCIID) Yaba, lives in the same compound in Oke-Odo with his deceased colleague and other tenants. Several complaints have been made about how he drinks to stupor and attacks people in the process.   The Nation reports…

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Lagos state police command have arrested LASU student seen inappropriately kissing his 3-year-old step-sister in viral video

Men of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested Adeyeye Oluwatosin Babatunde, a Botany student of Lagos State University, who was seen in a viral video inappropriately kissing his three year old step sister (name withheld).  The incident happened on June 2 in their home in Shagamu.   A statement from the state police command spokesperson, Bala Elkana, said the state Commissioner of Police Lagos  State, CP Hakeem Odumosu saw the video and instructed detectives from the Gender Unit to analyze the video and apprehend the suspect.   The team got Babatunde arrested today…

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Heavily armed men went first to a police headquarters and killed everyone before marching to the bank to rob at kogi State

Armed robbers have killed a Divisional policeman (DPO) and a number of other others, including civilians during a bank robbery in Kogi State. Streetrequest  NEWS gathered that the incident which occurred on Thursday, June 4, 2020, initially Bank, Isanlu in Yagba East government Area of Kogi State, lasted for over two hours. According to a source, Fisayo Soyombo, an investigative journalist, the heavily armed men went first to a police headquarters and killed everyone before marching to the bank to rob it. “For overflow 2 hours today, a minimum of…

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Police arrests man for allegedly raping 85-year-old grandmother in Niger state (photo)

Operatives of the Niger state police command have arrested a 25- year- old man, Ezekiel Yunana, for raping an 85- year- old grandmother in Rafi local government area in the state.   The victim who reported the case at the Kagara police division, said she was inside her house sleeping when the suspect broke into her room through the window and then raped her. She explained that Ezekiel had threatened to kidnap her, asking her to pay a large sum of money, which she told him she didn’t have. The aged woman said Ezekiel raped…

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Police officer who opened fire on his colleagues showed signs of mental depression- Lagos police command

The Lagos state police command says Monday Gabriel, the police inspector who opened fire on his colleagues in the early hours of today, May 31, showed signs of mental depression and has been sent to the Police hospital for proper medical evaluation.   In a statement released this afternoon, Bala Elkana, spokesperson of the state police command, said a Sergeant, Felix Okago, was killed in the unfortunate incident while others officers who were at the scene, escaped unhurt.   ”On May 31 2020 at about 4.30am, Area A Command received a distress call that one…

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#JusticeforUWA: Her father did not report rape to the police, it was only Assault Occassioning Harm – Edo Police spokesperson tells LIB

Earlier today, LIB shared the trending story of a 100-level Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Uwaila Omozuwa, who was allegedly raped and severely beaten up inside The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Edo Province 10, Ikpoba Hill, Benin, where she had gone to read on Wednesday, May 27.   A family source who shared the story online, said Uwaila died on Saturday midnight at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) where she was rushed to after the attack. He said she was attacked with a fire extinguisher by some unknown persons.…

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Police officer allegedly opens fire on his colleagues in Onikan, Lagos (photos)

A police officer has been arrested after opening fire on his colleagues at Onikan, killing some of them today May 31.   According to reports, the officer whose name has not been revealed, went berserk around 5am following a disagreement with other members of his team. After opening fire on his colleagues, the officer who is attached to the Federal Inland Revenue Service FIRS, hijacked their operational vehicle and drove straight to Akoka in Yaba where he attempted to force his way into a building.   The building had a metallic door and the…

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Delta state police command reacts to viral video claiming its officers shot man dead in Jesse

A Nigerian man residing in Delta state took to his Twitter handle on Wednesday, to accuse policemen in Jesse community of killing a man.   Posting a video of the young man lying lifeless in front of a police station in Jesse community, the Twitter user wrote   ”Police shot this boy inside police station in jesse town near sapele, leaving him to die. I recorded this about 30 mins ago and it happened before I arrived. This is getting out of hand”  he tweeted   Watch the video below…

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African American man killed by Minneapolis police has been identified as it’s revealed that the officers involved have been fired

The identity of the African American man who lost his life after a Minneapolis police officer was seen kneeling on his neck, making it difficult for him to breathe, has been revealed   Also, the officers involved have been fired.   According to activist Shaun King, George Floyd “was beloved”. He was “from the 3rd Ward in Houston and was well known all over Houston. He was up in Minneapolis for work.”     Meanwhile, it has been revealed that 4 Minneapolis police officers have been fired over George Floyd’s death. Though…

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Police burst Tricycle snatching syndicate in Anambra (photos)

Men of the Anambra State Police Command have arrested two suspected members of a tricycle snatching syndicate.   A statement released by the state police command today says the suspects namely Ikenna Ibemesi of Ogbunike town and Chikwudi Offorbuike of Nkwere Ogidi, who specialize in snatching tricycles popularly called Keke, were arrested by Police patrol team attached to the Oba Division in Idemili South LGA of Anambra State today May 26.   The suspects allegedly attacked their victim, Joseph Asogwa of No.31 Iro-Okoye Street Obosi, poured a peppery substance on his face and snatched his tricycle…

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Update: Police parade one of the killers of UNIJOS lecturer, Dr. Nendi Drengkat (photo)

The Plateau State Police Command paraded Ali Muhammad, one of the kidnappers who killed University of Jos lecturer, Dr Nendi Drengkat.   The gunmen attacked the University of Jos Staff Quarters last Friday night, shot dead Dr. Drengkat and kidnapped his 6-year-old daughter, Joanna Drenkat. They later called the family asking for N10 million ransom. Read here   The suspect lives in Tilde area of Jos but his father said it’s been over two years since he set his eyes on him

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Chelsea’s Hudson-Odoi under attack after police arrest

Renowned English sports journalist, Piers Morgan, has slammed Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi after the 19-year-old was arrested on Sunday by police. DAILY POST had reported that Hudson-Odoi was arrested in the early hours of Sunday after a row with a glamour model at his London home at 4 am. The England youngster allegedly breached lockdown over the weekend to be with a woman who later called the police and an ambulance. Reacting to the development, Morgan branded Hudson-Odoi as an ‘idiot,’ adding that the forward should be banned when football returns. Morgan wrote…

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Controversial Ghanaian Pastor, Bishop Obinim arrested by police

The founder and leader of International Godsway Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim has been arrested by the police.   Peace FM’s Nana Yaw Kese revealed that Obinim has been on the wanted list of the police for a while now but has been trying to evade arrest.   He was reportedly arrested in his church on Thursday May 14, after the police received information that he was having a counseling session at the church.   It was gathered that after inspecting the arrest warrant, the controversial Pastor reportedly told the police he…

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Imo police arrest man for allegedly impregnating daughter

A 47-year-old man identified as Uchenna Egbuchulem has been arrested by the Imo state police command for allegedly impregnating his biological daughter.   The suspect was arrested at Nduhu Alaenyi Ogwa in Mbaitoli Local Government Area of the state on May 12, following a complaint filed by a good Samaritan at the Divisional Police hqrs in Mbaitoli.   The victim identified as 17-year-old Adaku Egbuchulem was left in the custody of her father as an infant after her Ivorian mother returned to her country following the end of her marriage to Egbuchulem.   It was…

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Senate recommends decentralization of Police

The Nigerian senate is now seeking the decentralization of the Nigeria Police Force and the introduction of community policing as a way of checking insecurity in the country.   This was confirmed in a statement released by the Senate Spokesman, Senator Ajibola Basiru (Osun Central). Commenting on the “decentralization” move which was part of the recommendations of the Senate Ad-hoc Committee on Nigeria Security Challenges which was considered and approved during plenary on Tuesday May 5, the senate spokesperson said the Federal Government has been asked to restructure the police with the…

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Police commander dies in Kano

An Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP Atiku Nagodi has died in Kano State   It was gathered that Nagodi, 54, who was the squadron commander, 9 police mobile force, Kano, died on Monday, May 4, after a protracted illness at his residence.   Kano Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa confirmed Nagodi’s death and further revealed that funeral prayers were observed at the residence of the deceased on BUK road and he was buried later in the day.     While some claimed Nagodi is the latest victim of…

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Lagos Police explains why they are still detaining Clarence Peters over Kodak’s death

The Lagos state Police has explained why they are still detaining Clarence Peters over the death of popular dancer, Kodak.   LIB reported earlier that Kodak died after being electrocuted while charging her phone at the ace music video director’s studio at Omole Estate, Lagos.   Though Clarence Peters had debunked report of him being arrested as he revealed that he willingly made himself available to the police, Lagos State Police Spokesperson Bala Elkana told Premium Times on Monday May 4, that he is still in their custody.   Bala said…

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Police recover decomposed bodies of 3 kidnapped Uniport students killed and buried in shallow grave, arrest three suspects (photos/video)

he decompossed bodies of three Uniport students abducted and killed by kidnap gang, have been recovered from a shallow grave in Etoo, Eleme Local Government area of Rivers state.   The Anti-Cultism Unit of Rivers State police command also arrested members of a kidnap gang who abducted and killed the students.   It was gathered that the undergraduates, Joy Adoki, Nelson Nwafor and Fortune Obimba were kidnapped on April 7, 2020.     One of the suspects, Friday Akpan, who spoke to newsmen, said they abducted the victims on the…

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Police officer who killed a young man in Ohafia was under the influence of alcohol – Abia Police Commissioner, Ene Okon

Abia Commissioner of Police, Ene Okon has disclosed that the police officer who killed a young man in Ebem Ohafia, acted under the influence of alcohol.   Recall LIB reported that the killing degenerated into full blown violence as youths of the community burnt a magistrate court, the DPO’s residence, a police van and the police station.   In a statement released by the Command’s spokesperson SP Geoffrey Ogbonna, Okon said the police constable who shot the deceased has been arrested alongside his colleagues that went drinking with him.   The statement reads;…

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Police arrest 150 suspects for armed robbery and cultism

150 suspects have been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command in connection to the robberies, burglaries and cult violence in some parts of the state.   The suspects were arrested after residents of  Owode, Ilepa, Ifo, Arigbajo, Itori, Dalemo, Ijoko Joju, Sango, Ota in Ifo, Agbado-Ijaiye, among other communities in Ifo and Ado-Odo/Ota Local  Government Areas of Ogun state, alerted the police of the attacks.   Ogun state Commissioner of Police, Kenneth Ebrimson linked the attacks to seven rival cult groups. He revealed that the police arrested some of the suspects at…

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Police officer caught on video counting money after “extorting” 40,000 from a man has been arrested (Watch video)

A police officer had no idea he was being filmed after he allegedly extorted 40,000 Naira from a man who defied the lockdown order so he could get food.   In a video going viral on Twitter, Officer Taloju Martins, the SO of Ago Police station in Lagos State, is seen counting 1,000 Naira notes that he allegedly forced a Lagos resident to pay after he was caught outside on Friday, 10, April 2020 at Ago.   The video was widely shared and the officer has now been arrested.     The Lagos State…

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Coronavirus lockdown: Police Inspector arrested for allegedly killing a man in Abia

The Abia State Police Command on Monday, confirmed the arrest of Inspector Stanley Azuh attached to Ohuru-Ishimiri Police Division at Ogbor-Hill, Aba, for allegedly killing one Chibuisi Godwin.   It was gathered that that Godwin, a staff of Greenmac Energy Ltd, a Petroleum Company, was shot while the Inspector was enforcing Abia Government’s ‘Stay at Home’ directive, meant to contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.   The incident happened in Ogbor-Hill, along New Umuahia road in Aba on Sunday evening. The deceased was said to have come…

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Five persons allegedly killed, others injured as police, youths clash over lockdown enforcement

Five persons were allegedly killed during a clash between youths and police officers enforcing the stay-at-home order due to the Coronavirus pandemic in Kaduna state.   The clash reportedly took place at Trikania in Sabogeri Nasarawa under Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Monday April 6.     According to SaharaReporters, traders converged at a temporary market located at Trikania following the closure of Monday market as a result of the lockdown order. It was gathered that the Civilian Joint Task Force made attempts to disperse the traders but the move was…

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BREAKING: COVID-19: Police arrests Funke Akindele over party; to declare JJC, Naira Marley, others wanted

Nollywood star, Funke Akindele, has been arrested by officers of the Lagos State Police Command. DSP Bala Elkana, Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed this to DAILY POST Sunday night. He said the command’s attention was drawn to a viral video showing a large number of persons mainly in the entertainment industry in an estate, along Ajah, Ibeju-Lekki axis, Lagos. The event was a birthday party organised by Funke Akindele Bello and her husband. “Police detectives from the State CID Yaba were promptly drafted to the location. Funke Akindele was arrested.…

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Police officer demoted for assaulting medical doctor during Coronavirus lockdown in Akwa Ibom

A police officer deployed to the Akwa Ibom State command has been demoted for assaulting a medical doctor while enforcing the stay-at-home order of the Akwa Ibom government.   Recall that the Akwa Ibom State government had exempted health workers from its lockdown order, which was effected to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the state.   The police sergeant, Edidiong Alexander assaulted Dr Daniel Edet who is a surgeon with the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, while on his way to work on Friday evening.   It was gathered that the police began investigating the incident…

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COVID-19: Was this New Medical Police State Planned?

  “Eventually what we’ll have to have are certificates of who is a recovered person and who is a vaccinated person because you don’t want people moving around the World without their certificate.”                                                                              *Bill Gates- An Unelected American Billionaire “The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed and hence…

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IGP condemns vandalism by police officers amidst Coronavirus crackdown

Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has reportedly ordered the investigation of the act of vandalism that was carried out by some Police Officers in a vide that’s been making the rounds on the internet. The video has been making the rounds online with many netizens questioning why the security operatives had to take such violent action, destroying valuable properties.   It’s no doubt that the crackdown that occurred in the video was no more than a display of the tough measures introduced by the state government to contain the spread of the…

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JUST IN: IG Of Police Scraps SARS Offices (Read Detail) click here to read full detail

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Abubakar Adamu, on Tuesday, ordered the closure of all Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) satellite offices. The directive followed Monday’s protests in Sagamu against SARS. The people had marched against the killing of Remo Stars Football Club player, Tiamiyu Kazeem aka Kaka, in Ogun State. Adamu announced the scrap when he accompanied Governor Dapo Abiodun, on a condolence visit to the home of the deceased Vice-Captain of Remo Stars. The IGP was represented by Deputy Inspector General of Police, in-charge of Research and Planning, Peter…

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Baby nearly killed by stray bullet allegedly fired by police officer in Port Harcourt (photos)

A baby was nearly killed by a stray bullet allegedly fired by a police officer at Mkpogu community of Trans Amadi, Port Harcourt.   According to Twitter user @chiukwujioke, the victim of the stray bullet is his colleague’s daughter and the incident occurred yesterday February 6.   Read the tweets below;  

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How Nigerian Police Tortured, Killed Rivers Auto Repairer, Chima Ikwunado, After Extorting Him, Illegally Detained Four Others

Chima and his apprentices, Victor Ogbonna, Osaze Friday, Ifeanyi Osuji and Ifeanyi Onyekwere were arrested for driving against traffic and tortured at Mile 1 Police Station by SP Benson Adetuyi.   hima Ikwunado, a mechanic arbitrarily arrested, detained, extorted and tortured to death by men of the Nigerian Police Force in Rivers State, has been found innocent after the police said it couldn’t prove a case against the deceased and three others. Chima and his apprentices, Victor Ogbonna, Osaze Friday, Ifeanyi Osuji and Ifeanyi Onyekwere were arrested for driving against traffic and tortured at…

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Man alerts Lagos police after young lady he invited to clean his house and slept with, stole his SUV, phones, N1m (photo)

The Lagos state police command have arrested 23 year old Deborah Nwachukwu, pictured above, for allegedly stealing a Toyota SUV, two Samsung S10, wrist watch, designer perfume and some cash from one Patrick at MKO street in Ikeja, the state capital.   A statement from the state police command spokesperson, Bala Elkana, states that on October 21st, the Ikeja Police Station received a complaint from Patrick that the suspect who is an indigene of Abia State and resides at No 19 Irewale Street, Ipade area, Lagos had on Sunday October 20th,…

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Ducan Mighty spent three nights in police custody, pointed a gun at me in his studio and failed to honour our contract- Rapper, M2 opens up

Two days ago, veteran musician Duncan Mighty wrote an open letter to former Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, claiming his life is being threatened because of money paid to him by the politician to record a song with one of his boys. (Read HERE)   Now, the artist in the middle of the whole drama has told his side of the story, saying Duncan Mighty failed to honour a record deal they signed, pointed a gun at him to threatened him at his studio in Port Harcourt and was subsequently arrested…

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Photo: Lagos police arrest five for hijacking Taxify Car

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) have arrested two suspected robbers, who hijacked a Taxify Toyota Corolla Sports in Lekki and three others that participated in the selling of the car to a dealer in Republic of Benin for the sum of N250,000.   The suspects: Michael Sosa (27), Nelson Benson (24), Idowu Dauda (30), Owolabi Shobayo, a.k.a Daju pa (29) and Biliaminu Abu, a.k.a Gengen (43) were all arrested in Ijoko and Ota, Ogun State last week for hijacking and selling a Taxify car back in February, 2019.   It was revealed that Sosa, in company of…

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Aftermath of police invasion, Bobrisky offers to give his giant birthday cakes to any couple getting married this weekend

According to him, ‘this was supposed to be my birthday cake for my birthday last night before it was cancelled for no reason. Like I used to say my heart is filled with gold but many haters are just looking for my downfall lol. If you are getting married dis weekend pls come and have dis cake. I repeat no amount of hate will change who I am. I will preserved the cake in my freezer at home so don’t be bothered about spoiling’.   He went on to say, ‘yesterday would have…

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Nigerian Police ACP, Abayomi Shogunle Reveals How Much Pamilerin Can Make From Being Slapped

Nigeria Police ACP Abayomi Shogunle took to his twitter account to reveal how much Pamilerin can make from the infamous dirty slap he received from Perruzzi. News broke out in the early hours of Monday morning that Nigerian singer, Peruzzi slapped a twitter influencer who called him out on social media over his nagging not to win the Headies Next Rated award. The popular Abayomi Shogunle reacting to the situation advised Pamilerin how much he can make from being slapped if he calls the police. See his post below:    

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#EndSars: Police Release Names, Faces Of Kolade Johnson’s Killers

The police have released the names and faces of the killers of Kolade Johnson, murdered on Sunday by men of the Anti-cultism unit of FSARS. According to police, “the men suspected to have carried out the shooting of Kolade Johnson have been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures.” The Lagos police commissioner has revealed their names as as Inspector  Olalekan and Sgt Godwin Orji attached to Anti Cultism Squad.

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MUSIC: Mr Moore Ft. Erigga x Nelz – Oga Police

With the recent trend of harassments from members of the Nigerian police force, Mr Moore teams up with Erigga and Nelz to bring you this jam titled “Oga Police”. I guess y’all remember Mr Moore from the recent song he produced for Erigga titled “Kettle (The Story Of Okiemute)“. Wanna hear what they have to say about the police force? Hit download and enjoy!     DOWNLOAD  

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Photos: Lagos police arrest primary school dropout who has practiced as a medical doctor for four years

The Lagos state police command today paraded a primary school dropout, Abdulrahman Mohammed, who has practiced as a medical doctor for four years in the state. Parading the suspect before newsmen, the state police commissioner, CP Edgal Imohimi, said Mohammed operated a clinic at Idi-Araba area in Mushin, where he administered intravenous injections to patients and also collected blood and urine samples for diagnosis. “Detectives from the Area D Command, Mushin, arrested one Abdulrahman Mohammed, a native of Ran Village in Gamboru Ngala local government area of Borno State for operating…

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Its not Juju! Zone 2 Police PRO, Dolapo Badmos explains how Davido’s new bae won his heart @OGASTREET

Zonal Police PRO, Dolapo Badmos in a cryptic Instagram post has just explained how Davido’s current boo, Chef Chioma won his heart.   And according to her it has to do with her exceptional culinary skills in the kitchen.   Read what she wrote below… The best way to an African man’s soul is through food. All ladies out there should learn how to prepare dishes! No man wants to be eating from restaurants all the time. Homemade food are the best! if you are confused ask that boy that…

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