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Bandits Kill Seven, Abduct 200 In Midnight Raid In Niger State

IN a devastating late-night raid, armed bandits killed seven individuals, including four Joint Security Taskforce members, and abducted about 200 villagers in Kuchi village, Munya Local Government Area of Niger State. Trojan News reports that the attack, which occurred around 7…

Police Arrest Suspected Armed Robber, 2 POS Thieves In Niger

THE Police in Niger have arrested a suspected armed robber and two Point of Sale (POS) machine thieves in separate incidents in the state. SP Wasiu Abiodun, the Command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

Police Arrest 3 For Thuggery, illegal Arms Possession In Niger

THE Police Command in Niger has arrested three suspects over alleged thuggery and illegal possession of prohibited firearms. Mr Shawulu Dan-Mamman,  Commissioner of Police in the state, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Wednesday….

Police Arrest 5 Suspected Robbers In Niger

THE police command in Niger has presented five persons as suspected armed robbers. The police alleged that they broke into a man’s resident in Minna and stole his property. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr Shawulu Dan-Mammam, announced this to…

Police Kill Bandit While Picking Up N3 Million Ransom In Niger

A suspected bandit was killed in Borgu local government area of Niger state while trying to collect a N3 million ransom, according to the Niger State Police command. Trojan News reports that the Niger state police spokesperson, Wasiu Abiodun, in a statement…

Police Arrest 25 People For Protesting High Cost Of Living In Niger State

NO fewer than twenty-five people have been apprehended by the Niger State Police Command in respect to a mass protest in Minna, the state capital, on Monday. Trojan News recalls that there was a mass demonstration in Minna, reportedly led by…

Bandits Threaten Operations Of Shiroro Power Plant, TCN Cries Out

BANDITS have killed policemen attached to the Shiroro Power Plant in Niger State and abduct some members of staff of the organization. Consequently, the regional manager of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) Engr Maiwada Sarki Bello has said the…

Police Arrest 14-year-old Housemaid Over Murder Of FUTMINNA Lecturer

THE Niger State Police Command has arrested a 14-year-old, Joy Afekafez over the murder of Dr Mrs Funmilola Adefolalu, a lecturer at the Federal University of Technology, FUT, Minna. The suspect, Joy, was the housemaid of the slain lecturer. The…

Police Arrest 12 Suspected Robbers In Niger

OPERATIVES of Niger State Police Command have arrested 12 suspected armed robbers terrorising residents of Minna, the state capital. In the past few months, criminals between the ages of 15 and 20 years have been terrorising residents of the town,…

Niger State Police Arrest 5 Suspected Stolen Properties Receivers

Police Operatives attached to the Niger State Criminal Investigations Department (CID) in Minna, the headquarters of the state Police Command, have arrested one Tricycle operator/rider in conjunction with five suspected notorious receivers of stolen goods that were allegedly forcefully robbed…