Akwa Ibom LG election: Police announce restriction of movements, to deploy 15,000 officers

By Itoro BASSEY    kwa Ibom State Police Command has announced restriction of persons and vehicular movement on Saturday December 2, in view of the local government elections scheduled to hold in the state. Also, fifteen thousand policemen are to be deployed to all the polling units, collation centers and flash points in the state […]

Updated: Police ban motorcycles in Ukanafun, Etim/Ekpo LGAs

. Zubairu Mu’azu, CP, Akwa Ibom State  ______________________________________ * Say law prohibiting use of vehicles without tinted permit still in force. Akwa Ibom State Police Command has banned the use of motorcycles in Etim Ekpo and Ukanafun local government areas until further notice.  Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Bala Elkana, explained in a […]

Police declare man wanted for series of kidnapping in Ukanafun, Akwa Ibom

. The wanted Akaninyene Jimbo Uko _______________________   Itoro BASSEY, Uyo Akwa Ibom State Police Command has declared one Akaninyene Jimbo Uko a.k.a “Isoakpaefit” of Ikot Ibekwe Ukanafun Local government area wanted. Commissioner of Police, Mu’azu Zubairu, through the command’s spokesman, Bala Elkana, said in a press release, yesterday, that Jimbo is wanted by the […]

Police nab 16 kidnap suspects in Akwa Ibom

. Zubairu Mu’azu, Akwa Ibom Police Commissioner  _________________________________________________________   Sixteen suspected members of a kidnap syndicate said to be responsible for killings and kidnapping in Ukanafun Local Government of Akwa Ibom State are now cooling their heels in the cell, Police Commissioner, Zubairu Muazu has said. Speaking at the weekend, he said the arrest of […]

Akpabio storms court with policemen to remove daughter from trial

Idorenyin Akpabio, a policeman in charge of the anti-robbery unit in Uyo State, reportedly stormed a sanitation court, weekend, to remove his daughter from trial. Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, Bala Elkaner, reportedly disclosed this to newsmen, and added that the state Police Commissioner, Zubairu Umar, is aware of the incident. The daughter, who […]