Uyo Bus/ambulance accident didn’t kill anyone: Police, eyewitnesses deny death toll story

. The two vehicles involved in the accident  ______________________________________________________   By Itoro BASSEY There are indications that the accident which occurred after an inter-state transport bus hit an ambulance conveying a corpse along Ekom Iman Junction in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital, on Saturday morning, did not kill anyone as earlier reported by an […]

Police tighten security ahead of Nigeria, Cameroon W’Cup qualifier on September 1

Akwa Ibom State Command of the Nigeria Police has put in place adequate security arrangements to ensure a hitch free world cup qualifier match between Nigeria and Cameroon scheduled to hold on the 1st of September, 2017 at the Godswill Akpabio international stadium, Uyo. This is contained in a statement issued by the command’s spokesman, Ikechukwu […]

Police arrest Akwa Ibom woman for faking own kidnap

. Zubairu Muazu, CP Akwa Ibom State  ______________________________________________________   Police in Akwa Ibom State have arrested an indigene, Victor Ndu for faking her own kidnap. The police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Chukwu Ikechukwu who confirmed the arrest said the woman was arrested after been rescued by the police. According to Chukwu, intelligence report […]

1 killed, 2 wounded while scrambling for loot left behind by robbers in Akwa Ibom

The bullet-ridden car ___________________________________________   By Our Reporter A man was feared killed yesterday following a daylight robbery by suspected armed robbers along Wellington Bassey Way in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital. An eyewitness said the robbers had trailed a Toyota Camry car with Akwa Ibom State plate number AK705 C01, whom they suspected […]

IGP’s wife reviews parade as police college, Ukana, graduates 187 

. Graduating students of the Police Secondary School during their Passing out Parade  _______________________________________________________________   Wife of the Inspector-General of Police, Princess Asmau Ndayako Idris, on Tuesday, took salute to mark the 4th Passing out Parade mounted by 187 graduating students of the Police Secondary School, Ukana, Akwa Ibom State. The occasion also featured price […]