Gunmen Kill Police Officer Attach To IGP Task Force Team In Delta

  BY JOEL GRANDBALL, Gunmen suspected to be armed robbers  yesterday, attacked a team of policemen attached to the Inspector General Police, IGP Special Taskforce on Petroleum and Illegal Bunkering killing one of the policemen in the team in Delta State. The incident according to security sources, occurred at the Evwreni axis of the East-West road in Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. Contacted to speak on the incident, the Delta State Police Public Relations Officer, Onome Onowakpoyeya said, ‘Please I will get back to you’ which she…

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Ozoro killing: Deceased Family Petitions IG, Demands Justice Against Killer Officer

By Omoghene Benedict, The family of Collins Iki that was shot dead during Monday August 3rd, 2020 protest in Ozoro the headquarters of Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta has called on the Inspector General of Police demanding for urgent intervention and comprehensive investigation in order to bring justice against the killer of their son. This was contained in a petition addressed to the Inspector General of Police date 7th August, 2020 with caption “Brutal and gruesome murder of Collins Iki, 23-years old boy of Ozoro kingdom, on 3rd…

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Ozoro Killing: INYA President, Umuakpo Condemns Unprofessional Attitude Of Security Agents

THE Isoko National Youth Assembly (INYA) has described the killing of one Collins during a protest in Ozoro by some youths to “unprofessional” attitude of the Police. The President of INYA, Ovie Umuakpo  in a statement called on the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to order unbiased investigation so as to unravel the circumstances that led to the death. It would be recalled that, protesters mainly youths had gone into the street of Ozoro to protest against the continued, harrassment, arrested, extortion and intimidation by the Nigeria Police. According to…

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Crime: Delta Bizman Arraigned For Illegal Possession Of Firearms And Ammunitions

A Federal High Court sitting in Warri, Delta State, has adjourned till October 28, 2020, for hearing charges against Delta based business man, Mr Paul Tuoma Okene of Eku in Ethiope East Local Government Area of Delta  State by the Inspector General of Police over unlawful possession of fire arms and ammunitions. Our correspondent gathered that, the defendant, Mr. Paul Tuoma Okene, a native of Eku Community and a major distributor was arrested on the 26 June, 2020 for the possession firearms with 38 live ammunitions without licence or authority.…

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Community Leaders Petition IGP Over Allege Threat To Life In Delta 

  Mr. Clement Ufuophu and Mr. Vincent Soto, President General and leader respectively of Edjohe Community Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta state have petitioned the Inspector General of Police over alleged threat to their life by one Mr. Zik Gbemre. The duo in a petition signed by their counsel, P. O Onota Esq. and addressed to the Inspector General of Police, stated that their fears became heightened by the open boast of Mr. Zik Gbemre to use his reputed connection with the Delta State Police Command and the…

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Sen Abbo Is A Disgrace To Nigeria Senate-NLWV

The Nigerian League of Women Voters NLWV, has described the senator representing Adamawa North Senatorial District, Elisha Abbo as disgrace to the Nigeria Senate, his mandate area of representation, his state and immediate family. In a statement signed by the president of Nigeria League of Women Voters, Dame Dr. Esther Uduehi states, “NLWV is shocked by the barbaric asssault of Sen. Elisha Abbo from Adamawa State on an innocent Nigerian female who was dutifully performing her duties as a sales girl at a shop in Abuja. “This action is very…

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Isoko Youths Condemn Alleged Brutalisation/Molestation By Police

By Omoghene Benedict, Isoko Youths under the umbrella of Isoko National Youth Congress, INYC has called on Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Adeleke Adeyinka and the Inspector General of Police, Admau to fish out a police officer attached to a convoy of an Oil Company over an alleged brutalisation and molestation. In a statement signed by the Secretary General of the group, Apostle Paul Tutu Erero, it urges the Delta Commissioner to investigate and prosecute the Police Officer involved. According to the statement, “Few hours ago, a Nigeria Mobile…

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How F-SARS Nearly Kill Me Few Kilometers To My Home Town, Nation Regional Editor, Shola O’Neil Reveals

The Special Anti-Robbery Squad, popularly known as SARS may have become larger than the Nigeria Police Force itself, reason is that it continues to flout directives issued by its authorities and absolutely nothing is being done to really stop them. The near-death experience of The Nation’s Southsouth Regional Editor, Shola O’neil, on Monday, June 3 at the hands of some of these brutes cum policemen, goes to show that Nigerians are, simply put, unsafe. How many Nigerians have been or are being subjected to these inhumane treatments meted out by…

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