Police arrest 19 protesters in Abuja

The Federal Capital Territory Police Command has confirmed the arrest of at least 19 members of the proscribed Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) protesting against the ruling of the Federal High Court regarding the international passport of Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky. A Federal High Court in the nation’s capital had earlier rejected an application filed by … Read more

‘He’ll set Nigeria on fire’ – Police asked to arrest Fani-Kayode within 48 hours for inciting comments

A group, Save Nigeria Democratic Movement, on Thursday called on the Inspector General of Police, Alkali Baba Usman, to arrest former Aviation Minister and Director of New Media, All Progressive Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council, Femi Fani-Kayode, within the 48 hours over his recent inciting comments. Fani-Kayode, in a release on Saturday, warned that the … Read more

White House condemns Russia’s arrest of US journalist ‘in the strongest terms’

Sign up for the daily Inside Washington email for exclusive US coverage and analysis sent to your inbox Get our free Inside Washington email The Biden Administration on Thursday slammed Russia’s arrest of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich as part of an ongoing pattern of intimidation against journalists and warned Americans to avoid travel … Read more

CCB invites Keyamo over petition seeking Atiku’s arrest, probe

The Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, has invited Festus Keyamo, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment. The Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, is the spokesperson of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Presidential Campaign Council. The CCB, in a letter, asked Keyamo to come on April 21 and also help secure the presence of … Read more

Nasarawa police arrest thief, recover two vehicles

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The Nasarawa State command of the Nigeria Police Force has arrested a suspected criminal who is alleged to have been stealing from residents of the Karu Local Government Area of the state. In a statement made available to newsmen in Lafia on Thursday, the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Ramhan Nansel, said the suspect … Read more

Timi Frank: DSS’ interim govt alarm ploy to arrest Obi, Atiku before May 29

A former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Timi Frank has described the alarm over an alleged plot to foist an Interim National Government (ING) on the country as an excuse by security agencies to arrest the Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar and his Labour Party … Read more

Femi Fani-Kayode: Arrest the rebels and treasonable subversives

By Femi Fani-Kayode Last Tuesday I was sent a video of an angry crowd of members of the opposition violently marching through the streets of our nations capital Abuja, loudly chanting and proclaiming that the INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmoud Yakubu, was nothing but “a thief” and that the inauguration of our President-elect, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed … Read more

IPAC chairman challenges DSS to name, arrest Interim Govt plotters

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Court stops arrest of former Imo state governor, Reps


The High Court sitting in Abuja has restrained the police from inviting and arresting the House of Reps member-elect, Ideato Federal Constituency, Ikenga Ugochinyere; former Governor of Imo State, Emeka Ihedioha and former Deputy governor, Gerald Irona. The court in a ruling delivered by Justice A.S. Adepoju set aside the police invitation letter dated March … Read more

Oklahoma lawmaker arrested after telling police they couldn’t arrest him

Sign up to our Evening Headlines email for your daily guide to the latest news Sign up to our free US Evening Headlines email When Oklahoma representative Dean Davis was confronted by police officers outside of an Oklahoma City bar in the early hours of Thursday morning, he thought he had the perfect response – … Read more