Edo election: I-G bars security aides from accompanying VIPs, Political appointees

By Monday Ijeh The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu has barred security aides from accompanying VIPs and political appointees during the Sept. 19 governorship election in Edo. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Mr Frank Mba said this in a statement on Friday in Abuja. He said the I-G had warned that […]

How 17 policemen, civilians were killed in Offa bank robbery, by former DPO

Former Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, CSP Adamu Danjuma, yesterday gave a graphic detail of how 17 people – nine policemen and eight civilians – were killed in cold blood on April 5, 2018, during the Offa bank armed robbery operation. Danjuma while testifying at the resumed hearing […]

War against banditry: IGP craves traditional rulers’ support

Police IG Mohammed Adamu By Aminu Garko The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alhaji Mohammed Adamu, has urged  traditional rulers to support the fight against armed robbery, banditry, kidnapping and cattle rustling. Adamu, who was represented by Alhaji Adamu Usman, Commissioner of Police in Niger, at a meeting with traditional rulers from Kontagora Emirate, told the […]

Imo Governor’s convoy attack: Police arrest 15 suspects

The suspects paraded at the Imo state policy headquarters in Owerri. PHOTO: Chinonso Alozie By Chinonso Alozie – Owerri Fifteen persons said to be thugs were arrested and paraded by the Imo state police command for allegedly attacking the rear vehicles of the convoy of the Imo State governor, Hope Uzodinma, on his way to […]

NYSC reacts to video of ex-corps member humiliated by policemen

  The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Oyo State said its attention has been drawn to a viral video of a female ex-corps member arrested by security operatives at the resident of a suspected armed robber/kidnapper in Ibadan.   The viral video showed how some policemen arrested and dehumanized an ex-corps member, identified as […]

Police promote 41,863 personnel in 19 months

Police IG Mohammed Adamu By Monday Ijeh The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mr Mohammed Adamu has said that a total of 41,863 police personnel had been promoted in the last 19 months. Adamu disclosed this on Monday during the decoration of  10 newly promoted Senior Officers in Abuja. “Since the inception of my administration as […]

Robbery suspect and serial rapist, Adeniyi Ajayi, 27, begs the Nigerian Police to kill him, instead of imprisoning him

A 27-year-old confessed robber and serial rapist, Adeniyi Ajayi, begged the Nigerian Police to kill him, instead of imprisoning him. Ajayi was arrested at 7-up area in Ijora, Lagos after an alleged failed robbery attempt in a hotel. He disclosed that during his raids he raped women and maids in the presence of their husbands […]

Why officers were deployed to APC National Secretariat – NPF

The Nigeria Police Force said its officers were present at the National Secretariat of the All Progressive Congress, on Tuesday, for maintenance of law and order.  The police issued the statement following multiple reports which stated that the APC National Secretariat was sealed based on the orders of the Inspector-General of Police, who had scheduled […]

Security Agents Demoralizing Nigerian Youths – By Arnold A. Alalibo

By Arnold A. Alalibo |  NNP | June 23, 2020 – It has become a daily routine for security agents to harass Nigerians, particularly the youths, under the guise of law enforcement. Nigerian youths are intimidated, extorted, arrested illegally, arbitrarily detained and even killed extra-judicially. This unfortunate development has been perpetrated by the regular security […]

Rivers State Governor, Wike condemns Nigerian Police involvement in politics

Rivers State Governor, Chief Nyesom Ezenwo Wike,  has condemned involvement of the Nigerian Police in partisan politics of the country. Governor Wike was reacting to the recent action of the Ondo State Commissioner of Police who was used to infringe on the fundamental human right of the State’s Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi. In an interview with […]

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