Tag: Police

FG inaugurates zone 13 police headquarters in Anambra

Abdul Jimoh- July 8, 2020

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday inaugurated the Zone 13 Nigeria Police Headquarters at Ukpo, near Awka in Anambra. Ukpo is in ... Read More

Police arrest suspected killer of medical doctor in Zamfara

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2020

The Zamfara State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of one Abubakar Namalika over the gruesome murder of Dr Enoch Okpara, a medical doctor in ... Read More

Police Service Commission dismisses 10 officers, demotes 8 others

inno.korie- July 6, 2020

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed 10 senior police officers and demoted eight others over cases of misconduct. The Head of Press and Public ... Read More

Zamfara gets 780 Additional Police to Fight Bandits – Governor Matawalle

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara said the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has approved the deployment of 780 personnel to the state curb banditry. ... Read More

Police in Yobe arrest suspect specialised in stealing cars

Abdul Jimoh- June 22, 2020

The Police Command in Yobe said it had arrested a suspected criminal, who specialised in stealing cars along the Kano-Maiduguri road of the state. The ... Read More

Kogi Govt. donates N10m toward burial of slain police officers

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

Kogi Government has donated N10 million toward the burial of eight police officers and two civilians killed during the June 4 robbery attack in Isanlu, ... Read More

Police confirm 2 dead in Akwa Ibom renewed cult clash

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

The police in Akwa Ibom on Monday confirmed the death of two persons in a renewed clash between two rival cult groups in Oruk Anam ... Read More

Police Arrest 251 illegal Miners in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2020

The Police Command in Zamfara says it has arrested 251 alleged illegal miners, among them a Burkinabe, during a Sallah eve raid at the mining sites ... Read More

COVID-19 lockdown: Ogun Police vow to clamp down on criminals

Abdul Jimoh- April 6, 2020

The Police in Ogun have vowed to clamp down on those who may take advantage of the COVID-19 lockdown to perpetrate crime in the state. ... Read More

‘Nigeria Police can Improve Image Through Film’ – Ego Boyo

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

The Nigeria police has an opportunity to improve their image through film, says filmmaker and actress, Ego Boyo. Boyo is a Nollywood veteran actress popular ... Read More

Force HQ Emerge Winners at 2020 Police Games

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2020

Force Headquarters, Abuja, has emerged overall winner of the 12th Biennial Police Gamed with 239 medals made up of 102 gold, 70 silver and 67 ... Read More

Delhi Police Receives 10,800 Reports of violence in 2 Days

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

 The Police in Delhi, India’s capital said it received a total of 10,800 reports of violence, arson, vandalism, assault, and stone-throwing during the two days ... Read More

Civil servant docked for alleged reckless driving, causing road obstruction

Abdul Jimoh- February 20, 2020

The Police, on Thursday, arraigned a 42-year-old civil servant, Doris Adaku, at a Life Camp Magistrates’ Court for alleged reckless driving and causing obstruction on ... Read More

18-yr-old mother kills 1-day-old baby in Jigawa

Abdul Jimoh- February 11, 2020

The Police in Jigawa have arrested an 18-year-old lady (name withheld) for allegedly killing her one-day-old baby boy after they exhumed the corpse in Ringim Local Government Area of the ... Read More

Insecurity: MURIC urges police to sustain raid on criminal hideouts

Abdul Jimoh- February 10, 2020

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has urged the police to sustain efforts aimed at uprooting criminal hideouts in the country following the successful raid at Kuduru ... Read More

Police arraign bank employee, 30, over alleged N2.4m theft

Abdul Jimoh- February 6, 2020

A 30-year-old employee of Wema Bank Plc, Tojah Dimike, on Thursday appeared before an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ekiti, charged with stealing N2.4 million, property ... Read More

Update: Jealous man stabs girlfriend to death in Bauchi

Abdul Jimoh- January 27, 2020

Bauchi State Police Command has apprehended Solomon Peters, who allegedly stabbed his girlfriend, Miss Patience Zakari, to death in Bauchi following a disagreement over a ... Read More

Armed robbers invade MTN office in Kebbi

Abdul Jimoh- January 23, 2020

The Kebbi Police Command has confirmed the invasion of MTN office in Tudun Wada area of Birnin Kebbi by three armed robbers on Wednesday. The ... Read More

Yuletide: Don’t harass travellers, IGP warns police operatives

Abdul Jimoh- December 23, 2019

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has cautioned police operatives, especially those detailed to man highways during the Yuletide against misconduct. The Force ... Read More

Yuletide: Police intensify patrol, joint operations in FCT

Abdul Jimoh- December 20, 2019

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has intensified patrol, joint operations and raid of black spots to ensure hitch free Yuletide in the territory. ... Read More