Gunmen Abduct 3 Councillors in Zamfara

 Zamfara Police Command on Thursday confirmed the abduction of three supervisory councillors of Gummi Local Council in the state. The Command’s Public Relations Officer, SP Shehu Mohammed confirmed the development to newsmen in Gusau. He, however, said that “all three have been released. “We are still gathering details and we will make it public after…

Police Detain Fayose’s Aide

Lere Olayinka, the Spokesman for the immediate past governor of the Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose has been detained by the State’s Police Command after he honoured an invitation by the police. Olayinka was summoned by the police to react to allegations of financial impropriety made against him by the state government. He was however, detained…

Sports Minister Wants Police to Probe Footballer’s Death

The minister of Sports and Youth Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has called on Police authorities to probe the death of the vice captain of Ogun state-based Remo Stars Football Club, Tiamiyu Kazeem. Dare, while condemning the murder in a statement on Monday, said police are meant to save lives and not killing people. “The death…

How SARS Operative Killed Footballer

An Operative of the Police Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) from the Ogun state Command allegedly killed a footballer and the Assistant Captain of Ogun state-based Remo Stars Football Club, Tiyamu Kazeem. According to a club statement, Kazeem and his teammate, Sanni Abubakar were driving towards Sagamu area of the state on Saturday when they…