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 […]

Man suspected of dismembering 9 people met victims on Twitter- Police

The man arrested following the discovery of nine dismembered bodies in his apartment told police he became acquainted with the victims through social media, Japanese media reported on Wednesday. “The suspect, named as 27-year-old Takahiro Shiraishi, told police he lured the victims to his room in Zama City, south-west of Tokyo, before killing and cutting […]

Election re-run: Amnesty slams Kenyan police

Police in Kenya have been using “unlawful force’’ against protesters after chaotic elections last week, Amnesty International said in a strongly worded statement on Monday. The London-based rights watchdog detailed excessive police violence in parts of Nairobi and the western city of Kisumu, pointing to several fatal police shootings. Election re-run: Amnesty slams Kenyan Police […]

Police mandate hotels, night clubs to install CCTV cameras, other gadgets

The Lagos State Police Command has warned operators of night clubs, beaches, hotels, bars, lounges, among others in the State to henceforth put internal security measures in place to discourage drug abuse, drug peddling and other criminal activities in their establishments in the overall best interest of their businesses and security of the State. CCTV […]