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Bauchi Police parades suspected armed robbers who shot dead a bus conductor



Suspected armed robbers  in various part of  Bauchi State were paraded on Wednesday by the State Police Command on Wednesday paraded suspected armed robbers arrested in various part of the state.
Briefing newsmen at the Command Headquarters, the Commissioner of Police, Garba Baba Umar said that on May 10th, police detectives attached to Tafawa Balewa Housing Estate in collaboration with neighborhood watch at Madina quarters arrested members of an armed robbery gang. The suspects are:

Garba Abdulmumini, male, 25 of Madina quarters Bauchi

Mohammed A. Musa, AKA Daji male, 22 of Tudun Salmanu Ward

Munkaila Mohammed, AKA Babawo, male, 28 of Tudun Ward.

The suspects had on Monday, May 8th, invaded the house of one Abubakar Mohammed of Madina quarters Bauchi, beat and robbed him of his Samsung Galaxy handset and cash sum of eighteen thousand Naira at gun point and fled.

Exhibits recovered from the suspects include:
One Fabricated Gun
Four live 62mm Ammunition
One Sharp knife
Eleven sticks of cigaratte and other incriminating items.
Meanwhile, preliminary investigation further revealed that the principal suspect Abdulmumini Garba bought the rifle from one Barnabas Ayuba male, aged 26, of Yelwa at the cost of twenty one thousand Naira only (N21,000.00). He was subsequently arrested and voluntarily confessed.

“It will be recalled that on 27/4/2017 at about 2030hrs, between Rimin Zayan and POlchi Road in Toro LGA, J5 Boxer vehicle with Reg No TRR 244XA was attacked by armed robbers in the process, the bus conductor one Kamalu Dan-Azumi male was shot dead and the driver, one Muktari Haladu, male of Polchi village was shot on his right arm.”

Discreet investigation by the Police in collaboration with Danga Vigilante Group led to the arrest of the following suspects:
Muktari Aliyu male, 22 of Barikin Ladi Jos East LGA Plateau
Adamu Umaru, AKA Bayero male, 24 of Bukuru Jos North
Sabiu Musa, male, 27 of Magama Gumau, Toro LGA
Umaru Abdullahi, male, 25 of Rimin Zayan, Toro LGA
Abdullahi Abubakar, male, 25 Rimin Zayan, Toro LGA
Mohammed saidu, male, 25 of Magama Gumau, Toro LGA.
Exhibit Recovered from them include:
One (1) AK 47rifle
Seven Rounds of 7.62 live ammunition
Four handsets of different variaties
In another development, on the May 14, at about 5:3pm, following intelligence report, police detectives attached to Ningi Division discovered a decomposed body of yet to be identified person at Yuga forest in Ningi LGA of Bauchi State.
One AK47 rifle with Breach No 3200962 and 27 live ammunition of 7.6mm was also recovered beside the copse. However, social welfare Department was contacted with the view in order to bury the victim after postmoterm examination.
All cases are under investigation after which suspects would be charged to court for prosecution.

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Lagos Govt Relaxes Curfew From 10pm To 6am



Lagos Govt Relaxes Curfew From 10pm To 6am
BREAKING: Curfew Now 10pm To 6am In Lagos -Govt

Babajide Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government has announced a further relaxation of the curfew imposed after the hijack of the peaceful #EndSARS protests.

Lagos State information commissioner Gbenga Omotosho announced the new decision on Friday.

He said the curfew will now be from 10:00 pm till 6:00 am.

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“Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu praises Lagosians for observing the curfew, which is expected to restore normalcy in our communities,” Omotosho said.

The statement read, “The Lagos State Government has announced a further relaxation of the curfew imposed after the breakdown of law and order, following the hijack of the peaceful #EndSARS protests.

“The curfew will now be from 10 pm till 6 am.

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Wike Ordered Police, Army To Kill IPOB Members, Nnamdi Kanu Alleges



Wike Ordered Police, Army To Kill IPOB Members, Nnamdi Kanu Alleges

Governor Nyesom Wike makes U-turn, joins #EndSARS protesters in Rivers state (video)

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the proscribed group, Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) has accused Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike of ordering police and soldiers to kill members of the group.

Recall that Wike had signed an executive order to reinforce the total ban on IPOB and its activities in Rivers State.

Also Read: Wike Signs Executive Order Proscribing IPOB, Lifts Curfew

Reacting in a tweet on Friday, Kanu accused the Governor of sponsoring state security to execute IPOB members.

“Nyesom Wike, the little Hitler of Rivers State had a closed-door meeting with lawyers where he instructed them that any arrested IPOB member should not be brought to court but rather should be executed by the army & police.”

He wrote:

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Buhari Approves Emaimo’s Re-Appointment



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Buhari Approves Emaimo’s Re-Appointment

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reappointment of Dr. John Emaimo, as Rector, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Enugu State.

The appointment was made known in a letter signed by the Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora on behalf of President Buhari.

Dr. Emaimo’s re-appointment takes effect from Nov. 27, 2020.

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Speaking on the re-appointment, Mamora stated that Emaimo was found eligible for a second term based on his assessment.

The minister urged Emaimo to continue to work with his team because whatever achievements he had made in his first term could not have been done alone.

He reminded him of the enormous responsibilities of his office and the expectations of the government and people towards efficient service delivery.

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