• Police Officer Goes Against Service Order By Allowing Pupils Hold His Firearms

    Police Officer Goes Against Service Order By Allowing Pupils Hold His Firearms

    Photo of a Kenyan police officer who allowed school girls to hold his firearm while they posed for a snap has been making rounds on social media.

    In the photo, the smiling officer is seen posing next to 7 schools girls, while two of them hold firearms, presumably belonging to the officer and a colleague.

    It’s believed that the photo was taken during the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examinations.

    According to the National Police […]

  • Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    Edo former militant, brother remanded for unlawful possession of firearms

    An Evbuoriaria Magistrates’ Court in Benin, Edo State, has ordered that an ex-militant, identified as General Pere Ejune, and one Trim Ade, be remanded in prison custody for allegedly being in possession of firearms.

    Ejune, 45, and Ade, 32, had been paraded by Commissioner of Police, Fimihan Adeoye, on Wednesday, after they were arrested and a double-barrel gun, a cut-to-size double-barrel gun and 18 live cartridges allegedly recovered from them.

    The police prosecutor, Olatoye Oluwaseun, told the court that the accused committed […]

  • Police arrest 51 suspects, recover 21 firearms in Benue

    Police arrest 51 suspects, recover 21 firearms in Benue

    The Benue State Police Command arrested 51 suspects and recovered 21 assorted firearms in the past two weeks, Bashir Makama, the state Commissioner of Police, has said.

    Makama spoke on Sunday in Makurdi while addressing newsmen.

    He said the feat was achieved as a result of operational strategies adopted by the command.

    Makama, who took over as the Commissioner of Police two weeks ago, listed the strategies adopted as the reinvigoration of visibility policing, intense patrols and periodic raids of criminal hideouts.

    He listed […]