• Police Intercepts Truck Carrying Weapons And Supplies Allegedly Belonging To Shiites

    Police Intercepts Truck Carrying Weapons And Supplies Allegedly Belonging To Shiites

    Police have intercepted a truck in Kano carrying weapons and supplies allegedly belonging to members of the outlawed Islamic Movement of Nigeria popularly known as Shiites.

    Addressing a press conference on Friday, the spokesman for the Kano State Police Command, Mr Magaji Majia, said that the truck was coming from Potiskum in Yobe State and was said to be going to Zaria where the Shiites were marking the Arba’een ritual of the killing of Imam Hussain.

    “You can see the weapons made […]

  • One Arrested As Police Intercepts Three Suicide Bombers In Maiduguri

    One Arrested As Police Intercepts Three Suicide Bombers In Maiduguri

    Three suicide bombers, two females and a male, were on Friday intercepted by policemen, the spokesman of the Police, Victor Isuku, told reporters.

    Isuku in a message said the incident happened at 3:50am at Jiddari Polo area of the troubled town.

    He said: “By 3:50am today, mobile Police personnel on guard duty opposite the Federal High Court, Jiddari Polo area of Maiduguri, sighted three suspected suicide bombers (two females and a male) running towards their sandbag.

    “They (Police) ordered them to a halt […]