Photos: Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers, Robbers in Abuja

Police Parade

Photos: Police Parade Suspected Kidnappers, Robbers in Abuja       The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday, September 30 paraded some suspected kidnappers, robbers, and armed bandits who were apprehended in different states at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) office in Abuja. Seven armed robbery suspects linked to a deadly attack on a bullion van in Ebonyi State that claimed the lives of four policemen on 29-July, 2020 were among those paraded. The gang leader, 46-year-old Sunday Shoyemi said it took them two days to plan the attack on the…

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Anambra Police Command Flags Off Free Prostate Cancer Screening, Surgical Intervention Among Officers

Prostate Cancer Screening

Anambra Police Command Flags Off Free Prostate Cancer Screening, Surgical Intervention Among Officers     In line with the resolve of the Inspector-general of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu to improve the welfare of the Police for effective service delivery through the provision of comprehensive health care facilities, the Nigerian police medical Services in conjunction with Stanley Medical Foundation and sponsored by Hon. Dozie Nwanlwo. In a statement signed and sent to the National Association of Online Security Reporters, NAOSRE by the Police Public Relations Officer of the Command, SP…

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Federal Executive Council Projects N13.08trn 2021 Budget

Recession

Federal Executive Council Projects N13.08trn 2021 Budget       The Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting ended on Wednesday with a budget estimate of N13.08trn projected for the 2021 fiscal year. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this to journalists at the Presidential Villa. The breakdown of the proposed budget is N13.08 trillion total aggregate; expenditure (29% Capex), with a deficit of N4.48 trillion; FX: N379/$; and GDP growth targeted at 3%. When asked if the three percent estimated growth was realistic considering the impact…

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Nigeria@60: Lagos Police Command Warns Against Rally, Protests

Looted Items

Nigeria@60: Lagos Police Command Warns Against Rally, Protests       The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has instructed officers and men of the command to disallow any unlawful societies, under whatever disguise, from staging rallies or protests within the state on Thursday, October 1. The Police boss read the riot act today during a security meeting with the Area Commanders, Divisional Police Officers, and Heads of Department at the conference room, State Headquarters, GRA, Ikeja on Wednesday. In a statement signed by the Command’s spokesman,…

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Nigeria@60: IGP Orders 24-Hour Surveillance, Security Deployments Nationwide

SWAT

Nigeria@60: IGP Orders 24-Hour Surveillance, Security Deployments Nationwide       The Inspector-General of Police, (IGP) M.A Adamu, has ordered increased surveillance and security deployments across the country to forestall any breach of peace and to ensure a hitch-free celebration as Nigeria marks its 60th Independence Day on 1st October. The IGP, according to a statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja, DCP Frank Mba, on Wednesday, enjoined citizens to go about the celebrations without any fear or apprehension. He also assured citizens that Commissioners of…

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Nigeria@60: Buhari to Address the Nation From Eagle Square

Buhari

Nigeria@60: Buhari to Address the Nation From Eagle Square       As part of activities commemorating the 60th Independence Anniversary of the country, President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation from the Eagle Square in Abuja, on Thursday, October 1. This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina. The address is scheduled to hold after the Anniversary Parade. “The live address will commence after the Anniversary Parade beginning at 10am which will be covered by major television…

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See 30 Names of BBNaija 2020 Voters Who Won N1m Each

Voters

See 30 Names of BBNaija 2020 Voters Who Won N1m Each       Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) Season 5 Lockdown edition organizers have revealed the names of the 30 voters who won the sum of N1m each for predicting the winner of the tv reality show Recall that the organizers had announced that 30 viewers would receive One Million Naira each for predicting correctly who the winner of the lockdown edition would be. However, after the presentation of the 85 million Naira prize to the winner, Laycon, a raffle…

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Queen Of England Congratulates Nigeria on 60th Independence Anniversary

Queen

Queen Of England Congratulates Nigeria on 60th Independence Anniversary       Her Majesty, The Queen of England, has sent a message of felicitation to President Muhammadu Buhari on the occasion of Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary, October 1, 2020. The message, conveyed by the British High Commission in Nigeria, goes thus: “It gives me great pleasure to offer my warmest congratulations on the 60th anniversary of Nigeria’s Independence, together with my best wishes for your country’s continued happiness and prosperity. “The United Kingdom and Nigeria benefit from strong and enduring…

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Anambra Police Command Flags Off Free Prostate Cancer Screening, Surgical Intervention Among Officers

Prostate Cancer Screening

Anambra Police Command Flags Off Free Prostate Cancer Screening, Surgical Intervention Among Officers     In line with the resolve of the Inspector-general of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu to improve the welfare of the Police for effective service delivery through the provision of comprehensive health care facilities, the Nigerian police medical Services in conjunction with Stanley Medical Foundation and sponsored by Hon. Dozie Nwanlwo. In a statement signed and sent to the National Association of Online Security Reporters, NAOSRE by the Police Public Relations Officer of the Command, SP…

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BBNaija Season 5 Recorded Over 900 Million Votes – Organizers

900 Million Votes

BBNaija Season 5 Recorded Over 900 Million Votes – Organizers       Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 5 lockdown edition recorded over 900 million votes from viewers making it the highest number of votes the show has recorded in its five years of existence. According to the Managing Director of MultiChoice Nigeria, John Ugbe during the live prize presentation Wednesday, September 30, this season of Big Brother broke records and made history. He disclosed that the number of votes that was received for the reality show is well over…

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