Plateau State’s Commander, Mustapha Yahuza, made the remark while receiving the staff of the National Orientation Agency (NOA) Plateau office on an advocacy visit in Jos.
Afenifere’s reaction was contained in a statement on Friday by its National Publicity Secretary, Yinka Odumakin.
It was learnt that on Sunday at about 7pm, one Zulaihat Iliyasu, 27, and Alhassan Iliyasu, 15, both of Sayako Quarters, Minna, Niger State, were accosted when they broke into three houses at Kwado Quarters, Katsina State and stole household items.
A graduate of Political Science, Second Class Upper, from the University of Ibadan, the new CP joined the Nigeria Police Force as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police in 1988 and has worked in various capacities across the length and breadth of the country.
In the wake of recent activities of hoodlums and street urchins in the border communities between Lagos and Ogun States, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate deployment of additional intelligence and operational assets of the Force to combat the menace.
A 31-year-old man, Joe Sunday, was on Wednesday arraigned before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court in Ekiti State for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.
A beauty queen, Miss. Elizabeth Oyenibi, has narrated how Kogi State Commissioner for Water Resources, Abdulmumini Danga, allegedly abducted and raped her because of an advisory post on Facebook to the commissioner.
The panel of inquiry set up by Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State to investigate the explosion that occurred at the Police Anti-Bomb Unit within the premises of the Old Governor’s Office, Ado Ekiti has submitted its reports.
A Shari’a Court sitting in Rigasa, Kaduna State on Monday ordered that a trader, Alqasim Sani, who allegedly beat up his wife, Maryam Haruna, for refusing to fetch his cap, be remanded in a correctional facility.
A suspected human trafficker, Abubakar Suleiman, has admitted to Operatives of the Inspector-General of Police Special Intelligence Response Team that so far, he has assisted in the trafficking of over 100 Nigerian ladies to Libya through the desert and usually charges N10,000 for each of them.
The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has arrested three suspects for robbing and killing a pregnant woman in Damakasa in Apo resettlement, Abuja Municipal Area Council.
A 36-year-old banker, Joseph Promise, who allegedly stole N3.6 million from the accounts of two deceased bank customers, was on Wednesday docked in an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, Lagos.
An Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on Tuesday remanded a 34-year-old banker, Tomilola Olaosebikan, in a Correctional Centre, pending her sentencing for stealing N646,948.
The United Kingdom’s National Cyber Security Centre warned on Monday that Cybercriminals are exploiting citizens’ concerns over the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country.
A Japanese court on Monday ordered a death sentence to a man who killed 19 disabled people at a care home near Tokyo in 2016, the worst mass murder in post-war Japan.
The Enugu State Police Command has declared one Ifeanyi Ukwuani wanted over his alleged defilement of a 10-year-old girl in Egede Community, Udi Local Government Area of the state.
The Omupo Descendants Union in Ilorin, Kwara State says the community is not hosting any ritualist.
Justice Hakeem Oshodi of an Ikeja High Court on Friday told alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudimeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, that he will have to defend himself in his criminal trial if he comes to court without legal representation.
An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court in Kwara State on Thursday remanded three men: Mutiu Adebola, Gbenga Olusayo and John Samuel, accused of gang raping a 13-year-old girl in a correctional service custody.
Abdulrasheed Maina, former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team, on Thursday said he did not plot to assassinate the Economic Financial Crimes Commission counsel or witnesses in his ongoing trial.