• We have subdued kidnappers in Imo – Police

    We have subdued kidnappers in Imo – Police

    The Imo State Police Command on Monday said it has curtailed the activities of kidnappers in the recent past.

    The Assistant Commissioner of Police in-charge of Owerri Area Command, Mr Frances Bissong, said in Owerri on Monday that kidnapping had gone down by up to 90 per cent between April and July when compared to past years.

    Bissong, however, observed that criminals had adopted a strategy of robbing people with motorcycles in spite of the ban on the use of motorcycles in […]

  • Boko Haram Has Been Subdued, Says Northern Governors

    Boko Haram Has Been Subdued, Says Northern Governors

    Northern states governors yesterday said that the insurgency in North East region of the country, which has claimed thousands of lives, has gradually been halted.

    The governors, who commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the fight against insurgency also declared that Boko Haram has been subdued.

    Chairman of the Northern Governors’ Forum, Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State, who made the declaration during a meeting of the 19 governors in Kaduna, said: “In respect of the insurgency in the North East and as […]