Tag archive for ‘Arms’
By admin On Thursday, July 25th, 2019

Kidnap Kingpin, Evans Arms Supplier Arrested At Asaba In Delta State

LAGOS JULY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Police have finally arrested Chinyere Godwin, who allegedly supplied arms and ammunition to billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Owuamadike, alias Evans. Godwin who was alleged More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

Delta Police Kill Suspected Armed Robber, Car Snatcher, Recover Arms

LAGOS OCTOBER 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force “C” Division, gunned down a notorious armed robber simply identified as Johnson, a.k.a “Small Machine, Big Engine” at Cable More...

By admin On Monday, October 1st, 2018

Gunmen On Army Uniform Invade Delta Police Stations, Kill 2 , Cart Away Arms

LAGOS OCTOBER 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Gunmen suspected to be pirates dressed in Army uniform, weekend, invaded the Aboh Police Divisional Headquarters, Ndokwa East Local Government Area, Delta State, and shot dead two More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

ECOWAS Court Declares Arrest, Detention of Dasuki Illegal, Awards $15m Damage against FG

Dasuki LAGOS OCTOBER 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Court of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, on Tuesday declared the arrest and detention of former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, as unlawful More...

By admin On Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Jonathan to Buhari: You’re Fighting Boko Haram with Arms I Bought

Buhari and Jonathan LAGOS JANUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s former President Goodluck Jonathan says the current administration is prosecuting the war against insurgency with the arms which were procured More...

By admin On Friday, September 11th, 2015
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Delta: 3 Die, Others Injured, Arms Recovered as JTF, Militants Clash in Burutu Community

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Three persons were confirmed killed while several others sustained injuries when the Joint Task Force (Operation Pulo Shield) engaged suspected militants in a gun duel in Delta More...

By admin On Saturday, September 5th, 2015

“We Found Stockpiles of Dollars, Not Arms in Akwa Ibom Govt. House” — Official

LAGOS SEPTEMBER 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A top official of the State Security Service familiar with the SSS’ raid of the Akwa Ibom Government House has told PREMIUM TIMES the Service found no arms and ammunition in More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015

Bayelsa Military Base Attack: Soldiers Grab 6 Suspects, Recovers Snatched Arms

LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta said Sunday night that it has arrested six suspected pirates behind the attack that killed four of its soldiers and a policemen in Nembe, More...

By admin On Friday, August 7th, 2015

Buhari Announces Plan to Produce Weapons, Decries Dependence on Other Countries

Buhari LAGOS AUGUST 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)- President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday Nigeria planned to ramp up the domestic production of weapons for its armed forces, in an effort to cut the country’s dependence More...

By admin On Friday, July 24th, 2015

Buhari Returns Home Without U.S. Arms Deal

Buhari back to Nigeria without US arms deal LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returned home from a Washington visit with no agreement from the United States to sell weapons. More...

By admin On Monday, May 25th, 2015

Thousands of Foreign Currency Found in Boko Haram Machinery

LAGOS MAY 25TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Thousands of Euro currency was found on the body of a terrorist commander after troops successfully repelled a terrorist on Mafa towards the border. The terrorist who is also an Amir More...

By admin On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Group Calls for Arrest of Pastor Oritsejafor over Alleged $10m Arms Deal

Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor and the jet used for the arms deal LAGOS SEPTEMBER 18TH (URHOBOTODAY)-In a statement released today, the Chairman of The Buhari Vanguard, Jasper Azuatalam, demanded that Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Gunmen Kidnap Two Teachers, Engineer in Delta as Police Recover Arms from Herdsmen

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba LAGOS APRIL 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Suspected Gunmen attacked a community’s secondary school in Awhire-Agbarha-Otor, Ughelli North Local Government Area, Delta More...

By admin On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Nigerian Army Intercept Large Cache of Arms,Ammunition in Burnt Church

LAGOS MARCH 21ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Nigerian Defense Headquarters said today that security officials had found and seized weapons stashed away by terrorists in a burnt church. The military said the arrest of a terrorist More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

Lagos Police Arrest 472 Armed Robbers, Intercept 390 Arms in 2013

Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Umar Manko By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS FEBRUAY 11TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Lagos State Police Command has arrested no fewer than 472 armed robbers, intercepted 390 arms and 16,034 ammunitions More...

By admin On Friday, May 31st, 2013
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Delta CP Accuses Militias of Retaining Arms Used in Warri War

Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr Ikechukwu Aduba Delta State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ikechukwu Ayodele Aduba says guns used by ethnic militias during the Warri fratricidal war are still in the hands More...