Tag: Police

Police Rescue 11 Abducted Travelers in Zamfara

Tanimu- July 22, 2021

The Zamfara State Police Command has rescued eleven out of the twelve travelers abducted along Gusau- Sokoto road during the just concluded Eid al-Adha holiday. ... Read More

APC Legacy Awareness Speaks on Insecurity in Nigeria

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2021

The All Progressives Congress Legacy Awareness campaign group said none of Nigeria’s security challenges is new; what is new is the boldness and commitment with ... Read More

Abducted Victims Regain Freedom in Zamfara – Police

Henry Solomon- June 7, 2021

Police in Zamfara state in Collaboration with the State Government Peace Committee have facilitated the release of 11 kidnap victims who were abducted on Friday ... Read More

Police Not Nigeria’s Problem –Seriake Dickson

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2021

Sen. Seriake Dickson, representing Bayelsa West (PDP) in the National Assembly on Friday said police was not the problem of Nigeria and should not be seen ... Read More

Security Forces Foil Another Attack on Police Area Command in Imo State

Henry Solomon- May 7, 2021

A gang of IPOB/ESN terrorists mounted in vehicles on Thursday, 6 May 2021, stormed Orlu town with intention to attack the compound housing the Area ... Read More

President Buhari appoints Usman Alkali Baba as Acting IGP

Abdul Jimoh- April 6, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari approves the appointment of DIG Usman Alkali Baba as Acting Inspector General of Police. Minister Of Police Muhammad Maigadi Dingyadi who stated ... Read More

Police Arrests 16, Recover Arms Over Unprovoked Killings of Security Operatives

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2021

Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested sixteen (16) suspects for complicity in a series of violent and unprovoked attacks on security operatives and ... Read More

Police Dislodge Criminal Hideouts at Lamuda Hill, Gumti National Park in Toungo

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2021

Police operatives of the Operation Puff Adder II on the 19 March 2021 disconnect the criminal networks connecting part of Cameroun Republic and Southern part ... Read More

Police Arrest Car Snatcher in Ganye, Adamawa State

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2020

The Adamawa state Police Command On 18 September 2020 received a report that a syndicate of armed robbers attacked and robbed an innocent citizen of ... Read More

Abducted Nasarawa APC Chairman Found Dead – Police

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2020

The Nasarawa State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Philip Shekwo, who was abducted by gunmen on Saturday, has been found dead. Mr ... Read More

Police confirm abduction of Nasarawa APC chairman

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2020

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has confirmed the abduction of the state chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mr Philip Shekwo, by gunmen ... Read More

Uber driver docked over alleged armed robbery

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

The Police, on Thursday arraigned a 38-year-old Uber driver, Yinka Makinde, before an Ogudu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, over alleged armed robbery. The ... Read More

Police confirm shooting of Area Commander in Edo

Abdul Jimoh- November 13, 2020

The Edo police Command on Friday confirmed that yet to be identified gunmen shot a senior police officer in the line of duty. The command’s ... Read More

Speaker, NBA on New Law to Check Police

Tanimu- October 14, 2020

The House of Representatives will collaborate with the national leadership of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on the ... Read More

Disbanding of SARS First Step to Extensive Police Reforms – President Buhari

Tanimu- October 12, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja declared that disbanding of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is the first step to extensive police reforms by his ... Read More

Inspector General of Police Bans FSARS, Other Police Tactical Squads From Routine Patrol

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2020

DCP Frank Mba, Force Public Relations Officer, Force HQ Abuja: The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, NPM, mni has banned the personnel of the ... Read More

Gov. Oyetola urges police to investigate alleged killing of youth by SARS

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has directed the police to investigate the alleged killing of a youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Osogbo. ... Read More

Police Rescue 5 Abducted Victims in FCT Community

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The police on Thursday disclosed that its operatives rescued five kidnapped victims after a heavy gunfight with some bandits who attacked Tungan-Maje, Gwagwalada Area Council, ... Read More

Gov. Sule lauds Buhari, IGP for PMF training college in Nasarawa

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has again commended President Muhammadu Buhari as well as the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, for approving the establishment ... Read More

No policeman missing in Enugu, says CP

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, has said that no policeman is missing in the state contrary to speculations about missing ... Read More