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NCoS dismisses nine officers, retires 25 others over misconduct

THE Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS) has dismissed nine officers and retired 25 others. The affected officers were sanctioned for acts of misconduct, according to a...

[INVESTIGATION] Despite multiple checkpoints in Seme route, many travel in, out of Nigeria illegally

By Gbenga Salau WEST African countries require visas on arrival to enter one another’s territory. But many of the citizens move across borders without valid...

NDLEA arrests 72 suspects in Oyo over drug-related offences

THE National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have arrested 72 suspects between July and September this year in Oyo State over drug-related offences. The Public...

How Corrupt immigration officers extort Nigerian passport seekers despite launch of digital portal

THE Nigeria Immigration Service launched an electronic passport application in 2019 to curb corruption and improve the application process for Nigerians, but the process...

Oil theft: NSCDC arrests 192 vandals, recovers tankers in Delta

DELTA State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested over 192 suspected vandals and recovered 52 tankers among other...

Correctional Service arrests, quizzes officer over missing arms, ammunition

THE Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), Kogi State Command, has ordered the immediate arrest of an officer over alleged complicity in the disappearance of two...

Jailbreak: Police to beef up security in Akwa Ibom prisons

THE Commissioner of Police Akwa Ibom State Command, Olatoye Durosinmi, has ordered the deployment of more security personnel in all correctional centres across the...

Bribery, extortion allegations trail Kuje prison

ALLEGATIONS of corruption, extortion and cover-ups have continued to trail the Nigeria Correctional Centre (NCS) in Kuje, otherwise known as Kuje Prison. Inmates or detainees...
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