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- IGP promotes police officer allegedly involved in 2005 Apo killing to rank of AIG
- Just in: Police sergeant, 3 others arrested for robbing deputy governor
- Melaye gave us three guns, N430,000 cash, says suspect
- IGP wants to expose me so that I can be killed - Melaye reacts to withdrawal of police from VIPs
The commissioner of police in Abia state, Anthony Ogbizi, has revealed how his men succeeded in resolving the tension that almost enveloped the south-eastern part of Nigeria and championed by run-away Nnamdi Kanu.
A group known as Free Rivers Development Initiative (FRDI) has raised an alarm on the proposed activities of the Rivers State Neigbourhood Safety Corps which bill was recently assented to by Governor Nyesome Wike.
Adeola Williams, also known as Ade Lawyer, has confessed to killing over 100 people over the 10 years in which he earned a living as an assassin. He also confessed to having lied against several persons after his arrest.
When hunger gripped me and it became unbearable, I then thought about my life and I concluded and asked myself; what type of life am I living? It was a bad life, then I went and took cutlass and I was prepared to face consequence.
The apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has faulted the directive by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, asking civilian security outfits, including vigilante groups, to surrender their arms.
The victim identified as Wale Onigbanjo had taken to social media to share his story of extortion. He explained that a stray bullet had pierced the ceiling in his living room around 2:00pm, on Wednesday, March 14.
A Nigerian man who witnessed a Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) brutality has shared the story of what happened on social media. The man identified as Tokunbo Akintola alleged that the officers had randomly arrested people.
Two persons in the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akintunde Fadugba of the centre for information and technology system, and a 400-level student, Rasaq Akokia, were on Friday, March 9, shot dead by hoodlums in Akoka, Yaba Lagos.
Two Senior Advocates of Nigeria, Femi Falana and Festus Keyamo, have called for investigations into the death of a 16-year-old pupil, Emmanuel Chukwu, who was allegedly shot dead by policemen at the Ijora Badia police station.
The statistics of the deployment of the two security agencies showed that the police released 2,000 of its officers while the NSCDC would complement with 1,500 personnel ahead of the president's one-day working visit to the state.
The police in Niger have arrested six persons suspected to have been involved in the stoning of Governor Abubakar Bello in Bida town. Dibal Yakadi, the commissioner of police in Niger confirmed the arrests on Wednesday, March 14.
The Buhari Youth Organisation (BYO), in Lagos, on Wednesday, March 14, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sanction the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, for refusing to obey his order to relocate to Benue.
Authorities of the Embrace International Assembly, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris. The church asked him to order his men to leave its premises at Obafemi Awolowo Road, Lagos state.
Dolapo Badmus has officially been promoted to the rank of Chief Superintendent of Police. The famous police officer shared photos from the happy event on social media. She again thanked her superiors for the opportunity.
The prosecutor, Halidu Mohammed, told the court that the defendant used similar document to secure another employment with the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) after he was dismissed from the security printing company.
The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has accused the governor of Benue state, Samuel Ortom, and some elements of being behind the calls for President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Idris.
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has reportedly called on all officers and men of the force to begin to respect the rights of the citizens while discharging their duties, warning that any abuse.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, March 13, summoned the inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, for flouting orders given to him on relocating to Benue state. The IGP was the first caller at the Villa on Tuesday morning.
Femi Adesina, the spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari, has said that the president would ask the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, questions on why he flouted his relocation order to Benue state as alleged.
Justice Jude Okeke, delivering judgment in the suit filed by Efobi, held that there was no basis for the court to disbelieve the evidence of the applicant, which was not contradicted by the respondents - the Nigeria Police Force.
A burial ceremony at Boboroku community of Jesse in Ethiope West local government area of Delta state became a scene of violent clash between youths and soldiers brought in to maintain orderliness during the sharing of food.
Nigeria Police Force has debunked a media report which went viral credited to online news site, Sahara Reporters captioned “Villa police protest unpaid allowances since 2015,” describing it as untrue, misleading and mischievous.