Kogi State Police Command
The Police in Kogi have arrested five suspects said to be behind the kidnap of a traditional ruler, a catholic cleric and the recent spate of armed robbery on Okene -Lokoja road.
The kidnapping of Father Michael has been confirmed by the spokesman of the Kogi State Police Command, William Aya.
A Police Sergeant was the victim of the shooting, the police said, and is recuperating in the hospital
No fewer than 30 heavily armed policemen have stormed Zankili Medical Centre in Abuja to rearrest Senator Dino Melaye, The Eagle Online is reporting
He said that the corpses of the slain policemen had been deposited at the morgue of the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja, where the injured suspect is also receiving treatment.
The now removed Commissioner of the Kogi State Police Command, Ali Janga, had in a statement declared Melaye and two others wanted in connection with a gun running allegation
Melaye in separate petitions to the United Nations (UN) Resident Representative, members of the diplomatic corps including the Ambassadors of the United States, Germany, Canada and the High Commissioner of the United Kingdom and the Amnesty…
The command’s Public Relations Officer, William Aya, who confirmed this on Wednesday in Lokoja, said the officers were handed over to the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency for prosecution
The Spokesman of the state police command, William Aya, told newsmen in Lokoja that Inspector Ezekiel Negedu and Sergeant Gini John were killed while on guard duty on Obajana-Oshokoshoko-Kabba Road
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the situation caused gridlock on the busy highway linking the northern and the southern parts of the country
The state Police Commissioner, Ali Janga, while parading the suspects in Lokoja, identified the policemen as Corporal Suleiman Isiaka and Corporal Ibrahim James, while the naval personnel was Ordinary Seaman Bature Habila of the Western…
The News Agency of Nigeria gathered that the magistrate was kidnapped at Jimgbe, near Salem University, at about 7pm on Thursday