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Daily Archives: June 14, 2018

”SARS officers do not have the mandate to stop and search anybody’s phone” The Nigeria Police Force says

''SARS officers do not have the mandate to stop and search anybody's phone'' The Nigeria Police Force says

At a question and answer session on its twitter page, the Nigeria police force stated that SARS officers do not have the mandate to stop and search anyone as their job description is to tackle robbery, cattle rustling, kidnapping, violent crimes and others.

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Drunk man slips in kitchen and pierces his face with a pan (graphic photo)

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A drunk man slipped and fell into a pan and the handle of the pan pierced his face, with four inches lodged in his eye socket. The horrific accident occurred when the 64-year-old was stumbling around looking for kitchen utensils after having too much to drink. He lost his balance and fell forward towards the kitchen counter where he pierced ...

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320 military personnel will retire from the Nigerian armed forces next week

320 military personnel will retire from the Nigerian armed forces next week

Air Vice Marshal Austine Jekenu, Commandant, Nigerian Armed Forces Resettlement Centre (NAFRC) has confirmed that a total of 320 military personnel will retire from the armed forces next week. He told newsmen at the centre in Oshodi, Lagos today that the retiring military men were drawn from the Army, the Air Force and the Navy. “A total of 320 servicemen ...

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Yahoo Yahoo boy jailed over N150K fraud

Yahoo Yahoo boy jailed over N150K fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday secured the conviction and sentencing of one Uke Philip Akhator, an Internet fraudster, before Justice P. I Ajoku of the Federal High Court, sitting in Benin City, Edo State , for offenses bordering on obtaining by fraudulent trick. Akhator who was prosecuted by the Benin Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes ...

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Ex-governor, Olusegun Mimiko resigns from PDP, returns to LP

Ex-governor, Olusegun Mimiko resigns from PDP, returns to LP

      A two-term former governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, today resigned from PDP and returned to his initial political party, Labour Party LP. Mimiko was first elected as governor on the platform of the LP in 2007 but was not sworn in until February 2009 when the Court of Appeal, Benin declared him as the winner of ...

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Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal orders operation ‘Show of Force’ across Lagos State

Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal orders operation 'Show of Force' across Lagos State

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State command Imohimi Edgal, has ordered all police formations under the command to embark on Show of Force. The exercise will commence tomorrow 14/06/2018, from 0600hrs through 1600hrs across the state. According to the state PPRO, Chike Oti, ‘the operation is to assure Lagosians of the readiness of the command to provide adequate security for ...

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Egypt becomes the safest country in Africa! Even safer than US and UK, according to a new Global poll

Egypt becomes the safest country in Africa! Even safer than US and UK, according to a new Global poll

Egypt has been ranked the safest country in Africa and higher than both the UK and US, according to the annual Gallup Global Law and Order poll where it asked if people felt safe walking at night and whether they had been victims of crime. The survey placed Egypt 16th out of 135 countries, while the UK was 21st and ...

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