Category: Crime

Kogi Jail Break: Prisons Service Set Up Panel, Recaptures 5 Prisoners

The Controller-General of Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS), Ja’afaru Ahmed has confirmed that five out of the 13 inmates who escaped from Koton-Karfe Prison in Kogi...

Concerns Over Rising Kidnappings in Igalaland

Stakeholders and inhabitants of Kogi East Senatorial District  yesterday expressed grave concerns over rising cases of kidnappings witnessed in the zone in recent...

Thirteen Inmates Escape In Fresh Kogi Prison Break

Thirteen inmates escaped in fresh jailbreak recorded at Koton Karfe prison in Kogi in the early hours of Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria learned that the incident...

Naval Officer Shoots Okada Rider in Idah

The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria has called for an investigation of Navy Commander Otuh Bassey, who shot an okada rider, Muhammed Idachaba, in Idah, Kogi State....

Kogi: SSS Arrest Kidnappers Operating in Military Uniforms

Men of the Kogi State Command of the State Security Service (SSS), on Wednesday, paraded suspected kidnappers who have been terrorising the state. The state SSS...

Kogi State Govt Lost N213 Billion To Ghost Workers In 16 years – Auditor General

The Kogi State Auditor General, Alhaji Yusufu Okala, has said that the state lost a colossal amount of money, approximately N213,034,857,280.44, to a category of...