Tag: Nigerian Police force

Kaduna-Zaria highway: Police kill 2 bandits, rescue 20 victims

Olisa- January 23, 2020

Eight passengers abducted on Wednesday afternoon along Kaduna-Zaria highway have been rescued by the police. Also rescued were three workers of Airtel Communications Company abducted ... Read More

Police Arrest Suspected Armed Robbery Kingpin, Recover Guns, Ammunition

Olisa- July 25, 2019

The Police Command in Enugu State has arrested one Enenike Nweze, a suspected armed robbery and kidnapping kingpin. The police said it recovered a locally ... Read More

President Buhari: We Will Ensure The Police Force Adheres To The Rule Of Law

admin- April 4, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his government will continue to work to ensure that the Nigerian Police Force becomes one that operates within the ... Read More

Court orders EFCC, DSS, Police to produce Diezani in 72 hours

admin- December 4, 2018

A Federal High Court Judge gave what appears to be a tall order to the EFCC, DSS and the Nigerian Police Force to produce within ... Read More

ATM fraud syndicate Arrested in Enugu

Olisa- August 10, 2018

The Police Command in Enugu State has arrested a three-man Automated Teller Machine (ATM) fraud syndicate operating within Enugu city. In a statement on Friday ... Read More

No `Trigger-Happy’ Policeman Will go Scot-Free, Command Says

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2018

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr. Mohammed Danmallam, on Tuesday, warned that no `trigger-happy’ Policeman would go unpunished in Enugu State Police Command. ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Seeks Overhaul of Current Police Apparatus

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2017

The Speaker, House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, has called for an overhaul of the current police apparatus in Nigeria for proper policing aimed at optimal ... Read More

Police Over Stressed With 300,000 Officers and Men Manning 180 Million People – NASS

Henry Solomon- July 13, 2017

The National Assembly has stated that the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) is over stressed in all ramification as it has 300,000 officers and men manning ... Read More

FG Signs N4.34bn MoU For Reconstruction Of Apapa Wharf Road Project

Abdul Jimoh- June 17, 2017

FG signs N4.34bn MoU for reconstruction of Apapa Wharf road project The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola on Saturday signed a ... Read More

Police Shoots Killer of Slain Security Personnels

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2017

The Nigerian Police Force Special Units in a duel gun battle shot dead one of the killers of police and military personnel in Ikorodu, Lagos ... Read More

Pres Buhari Approves Executive Management Of Some Government Agencies

Suleiman Idris- March 31, 2017

  President Muhammadu Buhari has approved appointments into the executive management of some government agencies and parastatals. The new chairman of the board of the ... Read More

Police Carries Out Operation To Halt Peace Corps And Other Illegal Security Outfits

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

The Nigeria Police Force in a joint operations with the Personnel of the Military and Department of State Service on Tuesday, commenced operations to halt ... Read More

Police Parade Suspects In The Killing Of A Custom Officer

Henry Solomon- February 3, 2017

The Nigerian Police Force has paraded a five man gang suspected to be involve in the killing of one Custom Officer, Assistant Superintendent of Customs, ... Read More

Police Refute Media Publication On Court Order

Henry Solomon- February 2, 2017

The Nigerian Police Force has refuted claims in a media publication on the 31st January 2017 captioned: “High Court Stops The Inspector General of Police From ... Read More

Ondo Election: Allowances For Officers Are Being Paid – IGP

Henry Solomon- December 1, 2016

Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris says the allowances for the men and officers who participated in security operations in Ondo state election are being ... Read More

Police Checkmates Misconduct In The Force, Sacks Officers

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2016

The Inspector General of Police in his mandate to reap the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) of bad elements that spoil the name of the Police ... Read More

Police Parades Suspected Kidnappers of CBN Gov’s Wife

Henry Solomon- October 10, 2016

Police paraded arrested arrest in the kidnapping of Mrs Margret Emiefele, CBN Governor's wife. The Nigeria Police Force has paraded suspects in connection with the ... Read More

Police To Begin Aptitude Test For Applicants August 22

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2016

The Police Service Commission ( PSC) says it will conduct aptitude test for shortlisted applicants for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force on Aug. 22 ... Read More

IPMAN To Partner With The Police To Check Pipeline Vandalism

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2016

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) led by the BOT chairman, Alhaji Aminu Abdulkadir on Thursday paid a courtesy visit to the Acting ... Read More

Police Recruitment: PSC Shortlists 110,469 For The Second Stage

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2016

Nigeria’s  Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday said it shortlisted 110,469 applicants out of the 338, 250 applicants invited for the just concluded screening at the ... Read More