Tag Archives: Police

Something Is Wrong With The Leadership Of The Nigerian Army – Ex-British Police Officer

Vince Onyekwelu believes a lot needs to change in the way the Nigerian Army operates. A former British police officer, Vince Onyekwelu, says there is a problem within the leadership and operation of the Nigerian Army. This, according to him,

Senate Holds Public Hearing On Police Reform Bill

An amateur photo of the public hearing on the Police Reform Bill convened by the Senate Committee on Police in Abuja on December 5, 2018.   The Senate Committee on Police Affairs has held a public hearing on the Police

Armed Bandits Kill 16 Police Officers In Zamfara – Police

The Police on Tuesday disclosed that the bodies of 16 officers killed by armed bandits have been recovered in Zamfara State. The Zamfara State Police Command in a statement  signed by its spokesperson, Muhammad Shehu added that while the bodies

Cross River Communal Clash: Police Insist No Life Was Lost

  The Cross River State Police Command has denied reports that the clash between four communities in Biase Local Government Area of the State, had claimed several lives. According to the State Commissioner of Police, CP Hafiz Inuwa, the information

Police Parade Musician ‘Small Doctor’ Over Alleged Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Police authorities in Lagos State have arrested a popular hip-hop artiste, Adekunle Temitope, popularly known as ‘Small Doctor’, for alleged possession of firearms and indiscriminate shooting. The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Edgal Imohimi while parading the suspect alongside three others

IGP Deploys 2,000 More Police Personnel To Fight Boko Haram

  The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has deployed 2,000 more police personnel to the North East to fight Boko Haram terrorists under the Operation Lafiya Dole of the Nigerian Army. Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh Moshood,

104 Bandits Killed, 85 Arrested In Zamfara – Police

  The Nigeria Police says it has killed no fewer than 100 suspected bandits terrorising communities in Zamfara State. Force Public Relations Officers, Mr Jimoh Moshood, who disclosed this in a statement on Friday said the security operatives also destroyed

Call For IGP’s Resignation Laughable, Police Reply PDP

(File) Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris.   The Nigeria Police has responded to the allegation of partisanship by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) against the Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris. Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Jimoh

Police Arrest Activist Deji Adeyanju, Others For Alleged Criminal Conspiracy

File Photo: Deji Adeyanju   The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday arrested activist Deji Adeyanju and two others, Daniel Abobama and Boma Williams who were involved in a demonstration in Abuja. In a statement issued on Wednesday, the Force Public

Salary Upgrade: You Must Redouble Your Effort, IGP Warns Police Personnel

(File) IGP Ibrahim Idris speaks to reporters In Abuja.   The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has warned police personnel to redouble their efforts and be more committed to guaranteeing adequate security across the country. He gave the

Buhari Approves New Salary Structure For Police

President Muhammadu Buhari with members of the Police Service Commission (PSC) and the leadership of the Nigeria Police Force at the State House on November 26, 2018.   President Muhammadu Buhari Monday assured the Nigeria Police Force that his administration

34 IPOB Members Arrested Over Attack, Murder Of Police Officer

File   The police command in Anambra State has arrested 34 members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) over the attack of police officers and murder of a police inspector in Nnewi. Police spokesperson in the state, Haruna

Police Vacate Akwa Ibom Assembly

  The Police have just ended their siege on the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly. All entrances to the complex had been barricaded since Tuesday morning. They are, however, now open as the police vacated the premises on Friday.

Offa Bank Robbery: Adikwu’s Death Cannot Vindicate Saraki – Police

  The Nigeria Police on Thursday said the death of the principal suspect in the Offa bank robbery, Michael Adikwu, cannot vindicate the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki. In a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, the evidence