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BREAKING! Notorious Kidnap Suspect, Dracula Dies In Police Custody In Delta

BREAKING! Notorious Kidnap Suspect, Dracula Dies In Police Custody In Delta

NEWS
    Suspected Kidnap kingpin arrested few weeks ago by Delta State Police Command, Anthony Ogbalor, alias (Dracula), has reportedly died in police custody in Asaba, the state capital Ogbalor who was arrested over alleged offence of conspiracy, armed robbery and kidnapping, died under questionable circumstances in the custody of the police on Wednesday. Though details of his death were still hazy, a police source told BigPen Online that the deceased suspect has since been deposited at the morgue of the hospital where he was rushed to by the police in Asaba. State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Andrew Aniamaka did not respond to calls or text message sent to him on the development as at time of filling this report for publication but the police source said ...
Delta Police Command Allay Fears Of Boko Haram Invasion Of Asaba, Sapele

Delta Police Command Allay Fears Of Boko Haram Invasion Of Asaba, Sapele

METRO, NEWS
The Delta State Police Command has dismissed rumours making the round that over 2000 members of Boko Haram were already in Asaba, as part of the agenda to Islamize Nigeria. State Commissioner of Police, Mr Zanna Ibrahim in a statement made available to BigPen Online on Friday allayed fear of residents who were made to believe that the insurgents group had overran Asaba,  the state capital and Sapele. He described the rumour as "spurious and irresponsible", saying that it was spread through WhatsApp. "The Command considers such ill-conceived rumour-mongering as unacceptable and a calculated attempt to sow seeds of confusion, hate, chaos and anarchy in the state. "It notes that the originator(s) and purveyors of the rumour cannot in any way correctly lay claim to being Christ
Dracula’s Media Trial Unacceptable, Isoko Youths To Delta Police

Dracula’s Media Trial Unacceptable, Isoko Youths To Delta Police

METRO, NEWS
  * Big shots are calling to compromise me on his case - Delta Police Boss Coalition of youth groups from Isoko ethnic nationality has expressed concerned over the alleged media trial of Anthony Ogbalor, alias Dracula, who was paraded recently by Delta State Police Command for alleged offence of conspiracy, armed robbery and running a kidnap syndicate. The youth groups said that it is unacceptable for the Delta State Police Command to carry out media trial of the suspect who they described as a youth activist and freedom fighter. BigPen Online recalls that Ogbalor, a former president of Isoko youths was paraded with others alleged kidnappers and armed robbers by Delta State Police Commissioner, Mr. Zanna Ibrahim, at the weekend in Asaba. Coming under the aegis of Is...
Council Polls: Steer Clear Of Delta, Police Warns Mischief Makers, Restricts Vehicular Movement

Council Polls: Steer Clear Of Delta, Police Warns Mischief Makers, Restricts Vehicular Movement

METRO, NEWS
  The Delta State Police Command has warned mischief makers to steer clear of the state during the January 6 local government elections. State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Zanna Ibrahim who gave this caution, also ordered the restriction of vehicular movements in the State from 6:am to 3:pm on the Election Day. In a statement made available to BigPen Online on Tuesday, 2nd January, 2018, the CP noted that only those on official and emergency duties with valid means of identification as well as the electorates with permanent voters’ cards, going to their registered polling units to cast their votes, will be allowed passage during the restriction order. While noting that the restriction order is a security measure tailored towards checkmating movement of probable mischief
Notorious Kidnap Kingpin, Political Thug, Dracula Arrested In Warri

Notorious Kidnap Kingpin, Political Thug, Dracula Arrested In Warri

METRO, NEWS
  A notorious kidnapper and a political thug who has being on police wanted list for his allegedly nefarious activities has been arrested in Warri, Delta State. The suspect simply identified as Anthony Ogbalor, alias Dracula, a ring leader of suspected armed robbery and kidnapping gang was apprehended by a crack team of police from 'B' Division Police station in Warri. BigPen Online gathered that Dracula who had been arrested in several occasions had often boasted to police officers that he would always get off the hooks through the influence of some political guns who allegedly used him for political thuggery. Sources revealed that the suspect alongside other members of his gang had boasted that they would be released by the politicians who would need his services for...
Christmas: Delta Police Flag Off Free Flow Traffic Operation On Niger Bridge

Christmas: Delta Police Flag Off Free Flow Traffic Operation On Niger Bridge

NEWS
The Delta State Police Command has flagged off a free flow traffic operation on the Asaba end of Asaba-Onitsha Niger bridge. The operation is aimed to ease the movements of travelers through Asaba to the South-East, South-South and South-West for Christmas and New year celebrations. State Commissioner of Police, Delta State Command CP Zanna Ibrahim, performed the flag off on behalf of the Delta State Committee on Traffic Management, at the Asaba end of the Niger bridge, on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, has expressed the readiness of the Command under his watch, to work with other security agencies in the state towards ensuring greater security of lives and property. The CP, who was represented by the Deputy Commissioner of Police incharge Administration, D
Delta: Agbor, Sapele, Ozoro Get Police Area Commands

Delta: Agbor, Sapele, Ozoro Get Police Area Commands

COMMUNITY REPORT, NEWS
The Delta State Police Command has announced the creation of three additional Area Commands to compliment the existing ones, bring the number of Area Commands in the state to six. State Commissioner of Police, CP. Zanna M. Ibrahim, announced this on Thursday in a statement made available to BigPen Online. The three new Area Commands are Agbor, Ozoro and Sapele were craved from the existing Area Commands of Asaba, Ughelli and Warri. Making the announcement, Ibrahim said that the additional Commands were created as part of efforts geared towards bringing policing nearer to the grassroots in line with the policy on Community Policing. "The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Idris K. Ibrahim psc, mni has approved the creation of new Area Commands across the country and fortunatel
BREAKING! Fuel Crisis Looms In Delta As IPMAN threatens To Shutdown PPMC Warri Depot Over Botch Election

BREAKING! Fuel Crisis Looms In Delta As IPMAN threatens To Shutdown PPMC Warri Depot Over Botch Election

NEWS, NIGER DELTA
  ***As Delta CP Warns Parties Against Resorting To Self-help   Fuel crisis is looming in Delta State as some disgruntled members of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) Warri depot has threatened to cripple activities of Pipeline and Product Marketing Company (PPMC) over botch election of the association which was reportedly cancelled by Delta State Government. BigPen Online recalls that the state government had announced the postponement of the election on Friday following alleged security report that some elements wanted to hijack the exercise and create violence in the state. Earlier in a protest over the development in Asaba, the state capital, spokesman of the association, Mr Yesuff Adams said that several members of the associat...
Farmer/Herdsmen Clashes: Delta CP Inagurates Peace C’ttee

Farmer/Herdsmen Clashes: Delta CP Inagurates Peace C’ttee

METRO, NEWS
    In a bid to forestall incessant clashes between farmers/herdsmen in Delta state, the Delta State Commissioner of Police, CP Zanna Ibrahim in collaboration with the Delta state Government has inaugurated a Peace Committee. The inauguration took place on Thursday at the conference hall of the Police Command Headquarters, Asaba, the state capital. The CP noted that the Committee is constituted to promote harmonious relationship between farmers and herdsmen in the State and should act in alternative dispute resolution of conflicts between herdsmen andfarmers. He further charged the members to ensure that they pro-actively nip in the bud any tendencies that would bring about such misunderstanding betweencommunities and Herdsmen likely to cause the breach of the
Police, Vigilante Tango In Delta Over Arrest Of ‘Notorious Cultist’, Two Others

Police, Vigilante Tango In Delta Over Arrest Of ‘Notorious Cultist’, Two Others

METRO
The Police in Ovwian/Aladja and Aladja Community Vigilante, in Udu Local Government Area of Delta State are wrangling over the arrest of a 'notorious cultist and rapist', Jeffrey Usivwo Oletu a.k.a, Jay-boy as well as one Karo Omojire and one other for the alleged initiation of three persons into a cult group. BigPen Online gathered that the community vigilante group had on Saturday November 11 arrested the suspects and recovered from them in their homes cut to size single barrel locally made gun, a long knife with charms before handing them ( suspects) to the Police same day. In a twist of event, the Police in Ovwian/Aladja through one of its female Divisional Crime Officers have accused the Aladja Vigilante of planting the recovered arms in the homes of the suspects. It was ...