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“Shishi una no go see for my hand” – Paul Okoye alleges policemen are extorting road users at night in Lagos Island

"Shishi una no go see for my hand" - Paul Okoye alleges policemen are extorting road users at night in Lagos Island

Singer, Paul Okoye, has alleged that some policemen are barricading everywhere in Lagos Island at night and extorting road users.

The father of three disclosed this via Instagram on Friday after he went clubbing for the first time in over two years.

“Went to the club for the first time after 2 yrs plus…mehnnn…for God sake why are there traffic at 2-3am, barricades everywhere on Lagos Island…police extortion every angle with no shame.

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EndSARS Anniversary: Only governors have power over rallies – Falana tells police

#EndSARSMemorial: Only governors have power over rallies - Falana tells police

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has again countered the police over its prohibition of #EndSARSMemorial in some states across the country.

Speaking at the commemorative lecture and public presentation titled, ‘One year after Endsars, 35 years after Dele Giwa and the quest to remake Nigeria’, Falana stated that Nigerians have the right to protest with or without a permit issued by the police.

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Kano police arrest suspected fuel suppliers to bandits

Kano police arrest suspected fuel suppliers to bandits

Operatives of Kano State Police Command have arrested two suspected fuel suppliers to bandits in Katsina State.

The suspects are Musbahu Rabi’u and Jamilu Abdullahi, driver of the vehicle, J5 conveying the product.

Spokesperson of the command, DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa, who disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday, October 19, said the suspects were intercepted based on tip off while transporting the product concealed inside empty sack of sugar to the bandits in Jibia area of Katsina State.

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Two Nigerian women arrested as India’s intelligence agency seizes 530 grams of cocaine worth over N300m

Two Nigerian women arrested as India

The carrier, Kane Simpou Julie (21), had arrived at the Cochin International Airport Limited (Cial) on Saturday, October 16, from Lagos via Doha on a Qatar Airways flight.


The contraband was concealed in the false bottom of her trolley bag. Sleuths approached her based on specific intelligence and made the seizure.


Sleuths then found out from the carrier about the second accused, another Nigerian woman, Ifeoma Queen Anozie (33), who has been staying in India for the past four years.

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Prince Kpokpogri allegedly arrested and detained by the police

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Tonto Dikeh’s ex-boyfriend, Prince Kpokpogri has allegedly been arrested and detained by the police.

The actress friend and colleague, Doris Ogala hinted on the arrest via an Instagram post she shared. Though she never mentioned names, she however said he will be “sleeping with mosquito” till Wednesday October 20.

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Photo of man who beat his 16-year-old daughter to death in Adamawa after ex-wife allegedly revealed he wasn’t her biological father

Photo of man who beat his 16-year-old daughter to death in Adamawa after ex-wife allegedly revealed he wasn

The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested a man identified as Mohammed Sale for allegedly killing his 16-year-old daughter, Aisha.

The 42-year-old father of 9 was arrested after his daughter’s corpse was discovered in the bush in Mayo Belwa Local Government Area of the state.

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Police Rescue Kidnapped Twins Daughters Of Kwara Monarch

Men of the Kwara State Police Command have rescued the twin children and three staff of Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle, Oba Samuel Adelodun, who were kidnapped on Thursday by unknown gunmen.

The children, their father’s driver, security aide and maid were kidnapped while returning from Osi to Obbo-Ayegunle in Ekiti local government area of the state. The spokesman of the state police command, Okasanmi Ajayi, confirmed the rescue of the victims by the policemen.

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One killed as police invade gathering of mourners in Akwa Ibom

A police officer, attached to the Eket division in Akwa Ibom State, Awana Jacob, has allegedly shot one Emmanuel Dickson to death, at a burial ceremony.

It was gathered that the officer shot the victim on the head and fled the scene, but resurfaced to confess that he had an accidental discharge.

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Father allegedly hacks 32-year-old son to death for threatening to kill him in Enugu

Father allegedly hacks 32-year-old son to death for threatening to kill him in Enugu

The police in Enugu state have arrested a 60-year-old man simply identified as Ikechukwu, for allegedly killing his son in Ogbozinne-Ndiagu Akpugo community, in the Nkanu West Local Government Area of the state on Thursday, October 14.

The father of four reportedly killed his son on Thursday on the claim that the 32-year-old allegedly threatened to kill him over issues yet to be ascertained.

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Police cannot ban EndSARS protests – Falana

Police cannot ban #EndSARS protests ? Falana

Human rights activist, Femi Falana has said that the police lacks the power to ban public protests in Nigeria.

The senior advocate of Nigeria stressed that since the police have been notified of the public rallies scheduled to hold on October 20, it is required to “make arrangements for the provision of adequate security for the participants at the venues of the rallies.”

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