‘CCTV footage shows apparent suicide on cable stay bridge, robbers operating on the road’

…LAGOS DEPLOYS TECHNOLOGY TO CURB CRIME By Ademola Joseph On October 20, an unfortunate incident occurred on the iconic cable stay 1.346km Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge in Lagos when a 40-year-old man, simply identified as Adekunle Oluseyi, jumped into the lagoon from the bridge in an obvious suicide mission. The man, who is now late, got […]

How we’ve been tackling security challenges in Enugu – CP Dan Mallam

By Chinenye Ozor Safe for the 2016 Ukpabi/Nimbo massacre, Enugu state had been relatively safe.    This was in spite of pockets of skirmishes that were recorded which the police have been able to tackle decisively.    The state police boss, Dan-Mallam Mohammed in an interview with Saturday Vanguard spoke of efforts made so far to tackle security […]

How we stole the ransom from kidnappers of CBN Gov’s wife —Dismissed soldiers

By Ifeanyi Okolie When the wife of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, governor, Mrs Margaret Emefiele, and four other women alongside her driver were kidnapped on September 29 2016 along the Benin-Agbor Expressway, operatives of the Special Intelligence Response Team, IRT, led by Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP, Abba Kyari, immediately swung into action. They […]

Mother of 4 jailed 10 years for drug trafficking

By Onozure Dania Lagos—A 56-year-old mother of four, Oluwayemisi Owolabi, was yesterday sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a Federal High Court, sitting in Lagos, over cocaine trafficking. Justice Rilwan Aikawa convicted and sentenced Owolabi after she pleaded guilty to one-count charge of drug trafficking preferred against her by the National Drug Laws Enforcement Agency, […]