Category: Crime

Adavi Security Network Arrests Notorious Motorcycle Snatchers

A five-man motorcycle snatching syndicate terrorising Adavi local government area of Kogi state and the central axis of the state have been arrested by the Nigeria...

How 3 Policemen Killed 8 Businessmen for Money at Checkpoint in Kogi, Man Tells Panel

A petitioner before the Osun Judicial Panel of Inquiry on Police Brutality, Human Rights Violations and Related Extra Judicial Killings, Mr Sulaiman Badmus on Saturday...

Kogi: Security Task Force Nabs Member of Kidnap Gang in Yagba East

Security operatives have arrested a member of kidnap gang terrorising the people of Yagba West Local Government Area of Kogi State. Four members of the gang who were...

NDLEA Arrests Fake Military Officers With 234kg Illicit Drugs in Kogi

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has arrested two suspected fake military officers with 394 compressed parcels of Cannabis Sativa. They were intercepted...

Illegal Possession of Firearms: Police Arrests Nasarawa Varsity Student in Kogi

A 400 level student of the Department of Geology, Nasarawa State University, Musa Mohammed Nurudeen, has been arrested by policemen in Kogi state for illegal possession...

We Paid Heavy Ransom to Free Kogi PDP Chieftain’s Widow From Kidnappers – Family

Victims were not rescued after a fierce gun battle as erroneously reported. More facts have emerged about the abduction and subsequent release of widow of former Peoples...

NDLEA Seizes Over 11,000kg of Illicit Drugs, Arrests 174 in Kogi

By Stephen Adeleye. The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kogi Command, on Monday said it made a total seizure of 10, 978.399 kg of illicit drugs between...

‘There’s a New Sheriff in Town’, NDLEA Declares War on Drug Merchants in Kogi

Arrested 174 suspects, Seized 10,978kg of Hard Drugs, Secured 15 convictions in 2020 The State Commander, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kogi State...

Suspected Herdsmen Set School Ablaze in Kogi (Photos)

A band of suspected herdsmen, on Wednesday afternoon, invaded Government Secondary School, Iluke in Kabba Bunu local government area of Kogi state, and burnt down the...

Timber Contractor Shot Dead in Kogi

An Anyigba, Kogi state based timber contractor, Ogwu Salihu has been reported killed by unknown gunmen. The incident happened early hours of Tuesday at the deceased...