Tag: Hoodlums

Osun 2022: Aregbesola’s escort, not hoodlums shot into the air — Police

The Police Command in Osun has denied the report that the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, was attacked and shot at by hoodlums in Osogbo. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Yemisi Opalola, in a statement on Monday in Osogbo, said that it was some of the minister’s escort that[Read More…]

Hoodlums kill 4 policemen on duty in Enugu

Barely two days after some security officers were killed in Enugu State, another team of four policemen on stop-and-search duty at the outskirts of Enugu metropolis have been shot dead by armed hoodlums. The latest incident happened at about 3 p.m. on Saturday, February 12, at Obeagu community along Amaechi-Ekeotu-Agbani[Read More…]

Police officer killed in Imo station during attack by hoodlums

A police officer attached to the Mgbidi Police Station, Imo state, has been killed during an attack by hoodlums. The police according to Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Michael Abattam, successfully repelled the gunmen. Abattam said; “On 14th January, 2022 at about 20:45 hours, the Command’s Tactical teams[Read More…]

Anambra hoodlums burn truck conveying multimillion-naira spare parts to Kogi

Hoodlums from Nnewi have set a truck carrying N30 million-worth motorcycle spare parts to Kogi ablaze.  The vehicle, conveying spare parts from Nnewi in Anambra to Kabbar in Kogi, was burnt at Eluagu, Obupka, in Nsukka LGA, at about 6.35 a.m on Monday.  A witness, who did not want to[Read More…]

#EndSARS: Police Committee says Hoodlums attacked 37 police stations, looted 100 AK-47

Following the recently hijacked EndSARS protests by hoodlums, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Special Committee reports that Hoodlums attacked 37 police stations, looted 100 AK-47 and 2,600 units of ammunition in Lagos.  Thousands of Nigerians marched in Lagos and other cities to demand an end to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad,[Read More…]

Tension as hoodlums set ablaze another police station in Lagos State

Layeni Police Station at Ifelodun Local Council Development Area of Lagos State has been set on fire by suspected hoodlums. Eyewitnesses confirmed the incident to The PUNCH on Tuesday, it was also learnt that Pako Police Station is under attack and the hoodlums attacked Ajeromi Police Station but repelled by policemen. An[Read More…]

#ResumeOrResign Hoodlums Supporting Buhari Attack Charly Boy In Wuse Market, Abuja

Self-acclaimed Area Father and entertainer, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy was attacked by thugs at the popular Wuse market in Abuja on Tuesday. In a series of tweets by one of the leaders of the ‘ResumeOrResign’ group, Deji Adeyanju, some youths attacked them when they moved to the[Read More…]

Who Burnt 18 Chisco Luxury Transport Buses In Lagos?

by Deji Abiodun Not until Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan granted an interview with Sun News, who would have known that buses belonging to Chisco Transport service were burnt by hoodlums in Lagos. Pictures show Chisco Luxury buses allegedly burnt down by political thugs in Lagos on February 12th.  Listen to what the[Read More…]