Category: Crime

Man Smashes Friend to Death With Pestle in Dekina

A Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded an 18-year-old Disc Jockey (DJ), Ugbede Iyeh, in prison custody for killing his friend, a barber, Ikani Amodu,...

Kogi Govt Recovers N25m From Diverted N230m Pension Funds

Kogi State government says it has recovered 25 million Naira out of the 230 million Naira pension funds diverted into private pockets by some individuals in the pension...

Ankpa: DPO, 6 Policemen Arrested Over Kogi Killings

At least seven policemen, including a Divisional Police Officer, James Ekpeta, have been arrested and detained by the Kogi State Police Command in connection with the...

5 Kogi Civil Servants Arrested for Allegedly Diverting N230m Pension Fund

Five top civil servants in Kogi have been arrested for allegedly diverting N230 million pension fund to their private uses. The Accountant-General of the state, Alhaji...

Police Arraigns Prince Audu’s Son for Alleged Robbery, Attempted Homicide

The police on Thursday arraigned Mohammed Audu, the eldest son of former Kogi State governor, Abubakar Audu. Mohammed was arraigned for alleged armed robbery and...

Police Deploy More Personnel, Equipment to Secure Kogi During Sallah

The police on Tuesday said that they had deployed more personnel to the nine entry points into Kogi to secure it against kidnapping and robbery during the forthcoming...