Welocme To Theinfomart
20.7 C
Chicago
Friday, October 23, 2020
The Police in Rivers State have detained the trigger happy police officer who allegedly shot a 19-year-old boy identified as Ledisi Kote in the leg for impregnating a young girl in Gokana Local Government Area of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Nnamdi Omoni, told newsmen on Saturday that the indicted cop had been disarmed and detained at the State Criminal Investigative Department, pending the conclusion of investigations into the incident on the orders of the Commissioner of Police, Joseph Mukan. Omoni added that the shot teenager was responding to treatment at an undisclosed hospital in the state. He said, “Upon the receipt of the matter he (the indicted police officer) was disarmed and detained in the state Criminal Investigative Department and investigation is currently ongoing as ordered by the CP. “The 19-year old boy is currently receiving treatment at an undisclosed hospital.” It was gathered that the 19-year old boy had successfully undergone the first surgery and awaiting two more surgeries. Recall that a policeman attached to the Kpor Division in the Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State, on Friday, August 21, 2020, stormed Ledisi family house in the K. Dere community around 7am and demanded to see the 19-year-old boy. When his family members could not immediately bring him out, the cop went into the teenager’s room, brought him out and shot him in the leg.

The Police officer who shot teenager for impregnating a girl under detention.

0
The Police in Rivers State have detained the trigger happy police officer who allegedly shot a 19-year-old boy identified as Ledisi Kote in the leg for impregnating...
The airlifted conjoined twins successfully separated-NAF

The airlifted conjoined twins successfully separated-NAF

0
In fulfillment of the promise made on 2nd January 2020, when they were airlifted from Yenagoa, Bayelsa State to Yola in Adamawa State, the Nigerian Air Force...
Buhari pledge to improve primary healthcare system

Buhari pledge to improve primary healthcare system

0
President Muhammadu Buhari has promised to continue strengthening the primary healthcare system and the inbuilt routine immunization strategy, using various data and technology-driven tools.
A man who killed two women and hid their bodies in a freezer has been convicted of murder

Fraud: 25 VIOs, FRSC officials arrested in Lagos over drivers’ license fraud

0
The ICPC made the arrest in collaboration with the  Department of State Services (DSS) and FRSC. The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences...

Breaking: Japan’s prime Minister Shinzo Abe resigns

0
Japan Prime Minister, Shinzō Abe quitsJapan’s longest serving prime minister Shinzo Abe has resigned.He quit today over health concerns. The 65 year-old Prime Minister...

Zulum commissions War and Peace Institute in General Buratai’s hometown

0
An institute for War and Peace built, in honour of the chief of army staff and located in his hometown of Buratai, has been commissioned by Governor...
Policeman who shot lady in the mouth is her boyfriend- Lagos police PRO Muyiwa Adejobi

Police screen 785 potential constables in Sokoto.

0
The Police Command in Sokoto State on Wednesday says it has screened over 785 candidates from nine local government areas seeking to join the police as Constables.
Governor-Dapo-Abiodun

Ogun moves to introduce BRT services

0
The Ogun State Government is set to introduce Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) services between Ota, Mowe/Ibafo and Lagos, to encourage the usage of public transport.
Buhari put an end to dictatorial electricity bikking

Good News: Buhari puts an end to dictatorial billing for electricity.

0
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the commencement of a nationwide mass-metering programme as part efforts to put an end to estimated and arbitrary billing for electricity.

Wike presents 15 Prado Jeeps to National Assembly members representing Rivers State.

0
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has presented 15 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado VX and TXL to lawmakers representing the State at the National Assembly and urged them to defend the...