The attack comes barely three days after suicide bombers attacked Damboa council area with Rocket Propelled Launchers and Improvised Explosive Devices, IEDs which had claimed over 40 lives with 75 injured in the incident.
An American based Nigerian lady on Twitter recently narrated her ordeal with some policemen. According to the lady, some policemen wanted to arrest her for over speeding but ended up hitting a curb which busted their tires.
Majiyar NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Kaakakin rundunar Yansandan jihar, DSP Asinim Butsawat ne ya sanar da haka a ranar Talata, 19 ga watan Yuni, inda yace sun kama mutumin ne bayan wani amfani da dabarun aikin Yansanda a wani Otal dake ga
The absence of an Abuja Federal High Court judge, Justice Silvanus Oriji, on Tuesday, June 19, staled the trial of former Inspector-General of Police, Sunday Ehindero, and a former police commissioner, John Obaniyi.
Some men of Ondo state police command, attached to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad on Monday, June 18, allegedly brutalised of no fewer than 20 students of Adekunle Ajasin University Akungba Akoko area of the state.
Nigeria Police officers attached to Ilemba Hausa Division arrested Owolabi and later transferred him to the State Criminal Investigation and Intelligence Department, Yaba on Saturday, June 16. He attacked the victim with a knife.
Police operatives attached to the Federal Capital Territory Command Special Anti-Kidnaping Squad have reportedly arrested five members of an armed robbery gang that robbed unsuspecting passengers in their taxi.
For the avoidance of doubt, the FCT Administration shall not condone any attempts by any group of persons to precipitate the breakdown of law and order in Bwari Area Council or indeed any part of the Federal Capital Territory.
The inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, has set up a six-member team to receive and investigate petitions against operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), who have been accused of violating human rights.
A nurse identified as Yetunde Bello has been arraigned at the Ogba magistrate court in Lagos for allegedly torturing her 10-year-old housemaid with a hot iron. She was arraigned in court and the case was adjourned till July 4.
Popular Nigerian disc jockey DJ Obi recently revealed he was shot at by Special Anti Robbery Squad officers. He explained that his car tires were hit. The star DJ also called for SARS officers to be trained more effectively.
The Nigeria Police Force has been trying to rid the law enforcement agency of unfit officers but some of them still carry on as if misbehaving was part of their training. One just slapped a nursing mother in Ibadan.
Benue state police commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, said on Thursday, June 14, declared that the command has placed about 5,000 of its personnel on red alert to ensure a hitch-free Eid-el-Fitr celebrations in the state.
Emerging reports have it that a police patrol team van on Wednesday, June 13, collided with another police van which was on what looked like a military convoy that was on a show-of-force exercise around the city.
The Nigeria Police Force spokesman, ACP Jimoh Moshood, in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, said Idris directed Zonal AIGs and Commissioners of police in charge of zones and states commands to beef up security.
Fifty gangsters, known as Yan Sarasuka or Yan Shara, have been arrested in Kaduna after an of governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai to security agencies to deal with the menace. They were arrested in different locations in the state.
Emerging reports have it that more suspects in connection with the April 5 Offa bank robberies during which nine policemen and 33 persons were killed have been arrested by the operatives of the Intelligence Response Team.
Zamfara state police public relations officer Muhammad Shehon Wednesday, June 13 confirmed the death of 10 people following the attack in Dutsen-Wake and Oho Village in Birnin-Magaji local government area of the state.
The commission’s head, press and public relations, Ikechukwu Ani in Abuja on Wednesday, June 13, declared that the Police Service Commission (PSC) had approved the promotion of about 3,665 senior police officers.
Hukumar ta bayyana haka ne a shafinta na Twitter, inda tace: “Babban sufetan Yansanda ya amince da bukatar hukumar kare hakkin biladama ta kasa, NHRC na duba dukkanin wuraren da Yansanda ke ajiye masu laifi, ciki har da na SARS.
On very regular basis, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) parades criminal suspects, people presumed to be innocent until found guilty by a court of competent jurisdiction, before the media. The practice, however, lacks legal backing.
Many Nigerians had taken to social media to complain of the activities of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad who have been accused of extortion, intimidation, physical assault, robbery and the likes in recent times.