Tag: Inspector General of Police

JUST IN: Buhari finally confirms Adamu Mohammed as Police IG

admin- May 24, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has confirmed the Acting Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed as the new Inspector General of police. The confirmation was announced at ... Read More

Alleged 16.4m Fraud: Absence of Prosecution witness Stalls Ehindero’s trial

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2019

The  absence of prosecution’s witness on Monday stalled the trial of  former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Sunday Ehindero and former Commissioner of Police, John Obaniyi,  in an  ... Read More

Meet the New Ag. Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed Abubakar.

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 15, 2019

The Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Mohammed Adamu has taken over as the new Inspector General of Police (IGP). *February polls: I'll be professional ... Read More

Yultide: I-G Orders CPs, AIGs To Beef Up Security Nationwide

Abdul Jimoh- December 16, 2018

Ibrahim IdrisInspector General of Police Inspector-General of Police ( I-G), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered Commissioners of Police (CPs) and Assistant Inspectors-General of Police (AIGs) to beef ... Read More

President Buhari meets Service Chiefs over Metele attack by terrorists

admin- November 26, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday presided over a meeting of security chiefs at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, as part of the ongoing efforts to engage ... Read More

Breaking News: IGP Idris begs Edwin Clark

admin- September 5, 2018

Edwin Clark: IGP Idris tenders apology over illegal raid The has apologised to elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark over an unauthorised raid carried out by ... Read More

#EndSARS: Ag President Osinbajo directs investigation, overhaul of SARS

admin- August 14, 2018

Ag. President Osinbajo Directs IGP to investigate, overhaul SARS By Ifeanyi Nwoko Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has directed investigations into the activities of the ... Read More

Osinbajo orders re-organisation of SARS

admin- August 14, 2018

Osinbajo orders re-organisation of SARS Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has ordered an immediate re-organisation of the police’s Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The Acting President gave ... Read More

IGP Exonerates Police From NASS Invasion

Abdul Jimoh- August 7, 2018

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, has exonerated the Nigeria Police Force from Tuesday’s blockage of the National Assembly (NASS) by security operatives. ... Read More

Police cordon off Saraki’s home in Abuja: Media Adviser

admin- July 24, 2018

Security presence at Saraki’s residence in Abuja The Nation reported that the police only blocked Saraki’s convoy for about 30 minutes. The convoy was about ... Read More

Saraki vs IGP Idris: Senate delegation meets Buhari at Aso Rock

admin- May 22, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with 10-man senate delegation raised to address the ongoing impasse between the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Inspector-General of ... Read More

IGP Urges Nigerians To Fight Corruption

Abdul Jimoh- May 11, 2018

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris has called on Nigerians to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s fight against corruption to put the country back ... Read More

Melaye: Police hit back at Senate, will not be intimidated

admin- May 10, 2018

The Police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood “The Nigeria Police Force as a law abiding organization will continue to hold the Senate of Federal Republic of Nigeria ... Read More

Kogi State CJ orders remand of Melaye in National Hospital

inno.korie- May 4, 2018

The Kogi High Court sitting in Lokoja on Friday varied a Senior Magistrate Court’s order and remanded Sen. Dino Melaye at the National Hospital, Abuja ... Read More

Update: Stolen Senate Mace Recovered by Police

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2018

The Nigeria Police Force said it had recovered the Mace stolen from the chambers of the Senate by unidentified persons. On Wednesday, 18 April, suspected ... Read More

Ritualist arrested with 3 human heads in Ilorin

admin- March 29, 2018

The Police Command in Kwara, on Wednesday paraded a suspected ritualist it arrested with three human skulls in Ilorin. The Commissioner of Police in the ... Read More

INEC partners police to check vote buying, others

admin- March 29, 2018

The Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) has called on the Nigeria Police Force to pay special attention to addressing open vote buying as the country prepares ... Read More

Dino Melaye dares police, to be declared wanted

admin- March 25, 2018

Senator Dino Melaye, accused of criminal offences of conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited firearms, is to be declared wanted. The Nigeria Police Force is ... Read More

Alleged injurious falsehood: Sen. Misau’s trial adjourned till April 25

inno.korie- March 13, 2018

An FCT High Court, Maitama, on Tuesday adjourned till April 25, a case of alleged injurious falsehood preferred against Sen. Isah Misau, to enable counsel ... Read More

International Women’s Day: Senate summons IGP, COAS over Dapchi Girls’ abduction

inno.korie- March 8, 2018

The Senate on Thursday, summoned the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mr Ibrahim Idris and the Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, over the kidnap of ... Read More