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Breaking: Islamic cleric kidnap a 4-year-old cousin in Katsina

A 39-year-old Islamic cleric, Jamilu Idris, has been nabbed by the Katsina State Police command for kidnapping his 4-year-old cousin. Briefing newsmen on behalf of the Commissioner of Police, Katsina State Command, CP Sanusi Buba at Police Headquarters Katsina, Police Public Relations Officer, SP Gambo Isah said the Command in its fight against crime and […]

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Police winning war against crime, criminality in Katsina

Police winning war against crime, criminality in Katsina Detailed in a statement below CZ: 5250/KTS/PPRO/VOL.5/50……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………POLICE PRESS BRIEFING NO.50/2021. PRESS BRIEFING BY SP GAMBO ISAH, PPRO, ON BEHALF OF THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE, KATSINA STATE COMMAND, CP SANUSI BUBA, psc, HELD ON WEDNESDAY 6/10/2021 AT THE COMMAND HEADQUARTERS, KATSINA Good afternoon, Gentlemen of the Press. I […]

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Police nabbed bandits’ doctor, food supplier in Katsina

Police nabbed bandits’ doctor, food supplier in Katsina A 34-year-old, Murtala Umar and 45-year-old Yakuba Abubakar, suspects, have been arrested by the Police in Katsina State for being bandits’ doctor and food suppliers. The Public Relations Officer of the Katsina State Police Command, Superintendent of Police Gambo Isah said, while Umar was arrested for allegedly […]

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A Nigerien, others nabbed for supplying fuel to bandits in Katisna

A Nigerien, others nabbed for supplying fuel to bandits in Katisna A 32-year-old Nigerien, Lawal Shu’aibu and 4 Nigerians have been apprehended by Katsina State Police Command for supplying premium motor spirit, PMS also known as fuel to bandits hide out in the forest in Katsina. The Nigerien suspect who conveyed fuel in a Motor […]

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Breaking News: Police arrested a cripple for kidnapping in Katsina

Breaking News: Police arrested a cripple for kidnapping in Katsina The Katsina State Police Command has succeeded in arresting a person with a special needs, crippled, who turn himself to a kidnapper and demanded for a ransom of 2 million naira. It may interest you to know that this man, Buhari Haruna, a 22 year […]

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Police nabbed serial government car thief in Katsina

Police nabbed serial government car thief in Katsina The Katsina Police Command says it has arrested, for the third time, a 33-year-old serial car thief simply identified as Bishir Hayatu for allegedly stealing a vehicle belonging to the Office of the Secretary to the State Government. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, SP […]

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IPC condemns killing of NTA Staff, calls for investigation

IPC condemns killing of NTA Staff, calls for investigation By Faith Awa Maji The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria has condemned in strong terms the reported gruesome killing of Chukwu Odiahu, a staff of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), in Okene, Kogi State. A PM News post revealed that the late Odiahu who works at the […]

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Police nabbed notorious bandit on wanted list, other suspects in Katsina

Police nabbed notorious bandit on wanted list, other suspects in Katsina By Faith Awa Maji, Katsina Katsina State Police Command has succeeded in arresting one Auwal Aliyu, alias “DANKALLI”, ‘M’, aged 32yrs of Kafi, Paiko LGA of Niger State, an indigene of Batsari LGA of Katsina State, a fugitive, a notorious bandit on the wanted […]

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Customs personal performance leads to reduction of smuggling activities in Katsina

Customs personal performance leads to reduction of smuggling activities in Katsina By Faith Awa Maji, Katsina THE Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, Katsina State has announced the reduction of smuggling activities in the State attributing it to the capacity and excellent performance of Customs Personnel manning the affairs of varied land borders. The […]

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Plateau kidnap kingpin nabs by Police in Nasarawa

Plateau kidnap kingpin nabs by Police in Nasarawa By Faith Awa Maji Sequel to its consistent onslaught against Kidnappers and other criminals, Nasarawa State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnapper operating in Plateau State. “On 5/9/2021 at about 0130hrs, while acting on credible intelligence, one Abubakar Mohammed `M` 28years of Wamba road, Akwanga LGA […]

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Tambuwal applauds NIS workforce as he commissioned newly constructed ultra modern edifice

Tambuwal applauds NIS workforce as he commissioned newly constructed ultra modern edifice By Faith Awa Maji The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Thursday, has moved to their newly constructed ultra-modern Office Complex for the Sokoto State Command, located along Gusau Road in the State Capital. Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, while congratulating the Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS […]

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NDLEA official reveal drugs commonly abused in Katsina

NDLEA official reveal drugs commonly abused in Katsina By Faith Awa Maji Conventional and non-conventional drugs such as cannabis sativa, pentazocine injection, tramadol, exol5. D10. D5, Rohypnol, cough syrup with codeine, suck and die, pit toilet, zakami, rubber solution among others have been identified as commonly abused drugs in Katsina State. Drug abuse is a […]