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Policemen protest, allege diversion of election allowances by superiors

Policemen protest, allege diversion of election allowances by superiors

By Andrew Utulu  -  Correspondent, Lagos   No fewer than 400 policemen who participated in the just concluded general elections have cried out over the non-payment of their due allowances…

Ogun police accused of illegal arrest, detention

Ogun police accused of illegal arrest, detention

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos The Ogun State Police Command, under Zone 2 with headquarters in Lagos has come under fire with allegation of illegal arrest, detention cum romance with…

Two in police net over robbery, murder of employer

Two in police net over robbery, murder of employer

By Andrew Utulu  Correspondent, Lagos Two security men have been arrested by men of the Lagos State Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) for alleged armed robbery and murder. One is said…

How soldier was dismissed for  robbery

How soldier was dismissed for  robbery

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos. For Ugo Williams, 28, from Okunano in Enugu, a dismissed soldier, his journey to no return in the military started when he was alleged recently…

Three nabbed for alleged conspiracy, armed robbery

Three nabbed for alleged conspiracy, armed robbery

By Andrew Utulu Correspondent, Lagos Three suspects, Osas Meshak Samuel, Uja Emmanuel and Adams Ameh Idoko are currently trying to clear themselves of allegation of armed robbery and illegal possession…

How Security Guard robbed employer

How Security Guard robbed employer

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Experts have advised that employers of domestic workers should properly vet their- would be employee before engaging them as so many of them are…

How police nabbed gun runners, kidnappers syndicate

How police nabbed gun runners, kidnappers syndicate

By Emmanuel Edom  / Senior Correspondent, Lagos   For operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command last week was quite hectic, since they had to…

Hard drugs intake led us into crime –Suspects

Hard drugs intake led us into crime –Suspects

By Andrew Utulu –  Correspondent, Lagos   Two robbery suspects, Yekini Usman and Uchechukwu Udeh, are currently guests of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command.…

End of road for suspects at robbery scene hours after

End  of road for suspects at robbery scene hours after

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   A gang of robbers who attacked a man driving a truck loaded with goods and his conductor at Okokomaiko area of Lagos are now…

How we terrorised Bariga –Robbery suspect

How we terrorised Bariga –Robbery suspect

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   A robbery suspect, Akeem Mustapha, has confessed how he and his gang members had terrorised the residents of Bariga area of Lagos for a…

When armed robbers preached repentance

When armed robbers preached repentance

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Chekwube Emeka, Ejike Ike, Nanven Bali and Nura Mohammed used to be key members of an armed robbery gang that had held sway in…

How we duped Lagos businesswoman –Conmen

How we duped Lagos businesswoman –Conmen

By Andrew Utulu –  Correspondent, Lagos   Three suspects, Usman Ibrahim, Ramoni Raji aka Yakubu Lawal, and Adekunle Thomas, are currently telling the police all they know about the swindling…

Cultism: Pastor’s son others nabbed with guns

Cultism: Pastor’s son others nabbed with guns

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Timothy Obi wept profusely when Saturday Independent interviewed him at the premises of Lagos State Police Command headquarters in Ikeja, Lagos. He said he,…

How I became car snatcher

How I became car snatcher

By Andrew Utulu  - Correspondent, Lagos   Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command have smashed a four-member gang, which specialises in  snatching vehicles at…

How Lagos businesswoman lost N10m to fraudsters

How Lagos businesswoman lost N10m to fraudsters

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Fortnight ago, a couple told the police how a gang of fraudsters defrauded them of over N10 million under the pretext that they were going…

Visa scam: Nkwere chief detained at SARS, charged to court

Visa scam: Nkwere chief detained at SARS, charged to court

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   An Nkwere, Imo State, Chief, Obi Chinyere Johnson, has been arrested and detained at the cells of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the…

When King, Beko preached non-violent change

When King, Beko preached non-violent change

By Sam Anokam,  Assistant Editor   Ahead of the postponed elections, the need to conduct a non-violent election was again brought to the fore at the 2015 Black History Month…

We are cultists, not armed robbers

We are cultists, not armed robbers

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Three suspects detained in the cells of the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State Police Command have confessed their involvement in cult activities…

Customs seizes, destroys N13.5m poultry products at Seme Border

Customs seizes, destroys N13.5m poultry products at Seme Border

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   The Seme Border Command of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has seized and destroyed N13.5 million worth of poultry product being smuggled into the country.…

From Yahoo-Yahoo to kidnapping, suspect sings in police net

From Yahoo-Yahoo to kidnapping, suspect sings in police net

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   Afam Nriezedi, a kidnap suspect who is at present helping the police at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), Lagos State Police Command, over his…

Anger as policemen brutalise three men pasting posters in Ibadan

Anger as policemen brutalise three men pasting posters in Ibadan

By Oladele Ogunsola,  Correspondent, Ibadan.   The peace accord, said to have been signed in Abuja, by the presidential candidates of the political parties contesting next month election in the…

Ibori destined for greatness despite travails –Ayodele

Ibori destined for greatness despite travails –Ayodele

•Says anointed president will emerge By Ajibola Abayomi, News Editor    Prominent seer and founder of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Primate Ayodele Elijah Babatunde, has said a great future lies ahead…

Temptation led me into fraud business –Suspect

Temptation led me into fraud business –Suspect

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   Joseph Akpan, a 65-year-old former security man began his journey to the SARS cells of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Lagos State…

Lagos police nab suspected assassins

Lagos police nab suspected assassins

By Andrew Utulu  / Correspondent, Lagos   The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Kayode Aderanti, in a bid to check illegal arms circulation in the state had warned members of…

God used my arrest to make me repent – Suspect

God used my arrest to make me repent – Suspect

By Andrew Utulu / Correspondent, Lagos   A robbery suspect presently being quizzed at the Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Lagos State Police Command has said that his arrest was ordained…

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