Policeman arrested for allegedly shooting 19-year-old barber dead in Abuja

The police command in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja has arrested a policeman for allegedly killing a 19-year-old barber, Jonah Samson, in Dutse-Apo area on Saturday, October 3.   According to reports, the trigger-happy police officer allegedly stormed the community with threats of killing one or two people, and fired a gunshot into the air. When residents of the area appealed to him to stop, he allegedly fired another one which sadly hit the barber who was pronounced dead at the hospital where he was rushed to.   Confirming the incident, the…

Read More

Policeman allegedly shoots Abia Revenue Officials, killing one and causing injury to the other

There was tension in Aba, Abia state, on Tuesday, July 7, after a policeman shot and killed an Abia revenue taskforce official and wounded another.   According to eyewitness reports, a policeman attached to Crunches, a fast-food restaurant, opened fire on members of Abia State Taskforce Board of Internal Revenue.   A member of the taskforce identified as Ifeanyi Kalu was killed instantly while another person was seriously injured, causing others to run for safety.   An eyewitness said trouble started when a driver of the fast-food restaurant (Crunches) called policemen that their bus has been driven away…

Read More

Underage girl bleeds from her head allegedly after being injured by a policeman chasing a motorcyclist in Ayobo, Lagos (video)

There was commotion today June 19, in Ayobo, Lagos, after a girl was badly injured allegedly by a policeman.   According to eyewitnesses, the police officer was allegedly chasing a motorcyclist in a narrow street in Ayobo, Lagos, when the girl was caught in the middle of the chaos and she was injured.   In a video shared online, the girl is seen bleeding profusely as spectators called her parent on the phone. The girl’s blood also formed a pool in the red sand.   An eyewitness, Bakare Kehinde, who…

Read More

Policeman allegedly killed by soldier fighting over a girl in Borno (graphic photo)

A police officer identified as Sergeant Rowland Tafida has been confirmed dead after allegedly being shot with an anti-aircraft gun (AAG) by a soldier, following an altercation at Makara Area of Gwoza Local Government Area (LGA) in Borno State.   The father of two who was among the MOPOL Special Forces Team deployed to Gwoza last August on counter-insurgency operations, would have completed his sixth month of anti-terrorism operation on February 8, 2020 before the sad incident which occurred on Saturday February 1.     An eyewitness told PRNigeria;   “The whole drama started with…

Read More