Category: Crime

Mobile Phone Thieves Set 12-year-old Boy Ablaze in Kogi

Some suspected mobile phone thieves have set a 12-year-old boy ablaze to prevent him from exposing them.0   Our correspondent gathered that the victim identified as...

Former Minister, CAN Chairman Escape Assassination in Kogi

A former Minister of State for Health, Chief Arc. Gabriel Aduku, has escaped assassination attempt as some gunmen numbering six invaded his house in Anyigba. According...

Police Arrest Three Kogi Indigenes for Allegedly Making Explosive Devices

The Police Command in Edo said it has smashed a three-member gang for allegedly assembling Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs, in Okpella, Etsako East Local Government...

NSCDC Arrests 1,388 in Kogi for Various Crimes

By Amuda Dan Sulaiman FAB. The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kogi State Command, says it arrested no fewer than 1,388 suspects for various crimes in...

Hoodlums Hijack 220 Bags of Rice Sent to Kogi Workers by National Assembly

By Amuda Dan Sulaiman FAB. The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has condemned in totality the attitude of some hoodlums that vandalized the first consignment of 220 bags of...

Police Parade 30 Kidnap, Robbery Suspects in Lokoja

The Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday paraded 30 suspected inter state  armed robbers, kidnappers, social miscreants, cattle rustlers, cultists and hoodlums that have...