Police in Anambra State have arrested two women in Onitsha, who allegedly specialize in abducting children and pounding them in mortars to make charms for politicians. The suspects are one Miss Rejoice Raymond, 39 and Mrs Chidi Nwafor, 80.
The Adamawa State Police Command has arrested 40 suspects in connection with kidnapping, cattle rustling and culpable homicide.
The police command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) said it has arrested six suspects in Apo over alleged kidnapping. This was contained in a statement by Mariam Yusuf, FCT Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in Abuja on Sunday.
Police operatives in Anambra have arrested one Chukwuemeka Obijofa of Ofufe Nza village in Ekwusigo LGA. The 28-year-old was arrested by officers attached to Ozubulu Police Station, for allegedly attacking and killing his wife and child.
The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has arrested five members of a “proscribed religious movement” for Monday’s violent protest in Abuja.
The Lagos police command says it has apprehended 11 suspected cult members who allegedly wrecked havoc over the weekend around Ketu and Mile 12 area of the state.
The Lagos State Police Command has arrested 43 clubbers including strippers. They were nabbed at Eclipse Night Club, Ligali Ayorinde Street, Victoria Island.
Henceforth, any vehicle in Lagos State which has PILOT or ESCORT as plate number will be impounded and the policemen attached to it arrested.
The Plateau State Police Command, on Monday confirmed the arrest of one Abdulhamid Sale who was accused of raping seven teenagers in Bukuru community of Jos South LGA of Plateau State.
The Police in Rivers State has busted an illegal detention facility used by a popular vigilante group in Igwruta, Ikwerre local government area of the State, releasing scores found in the cell.