Tag Archives: Nigeria Police

BREAKING: IGP Disbands Police Monitoring Units In Lagos, Port Harcourt

  Acting Inspector-General of Police, Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the IGP Monitoring Satellite Offices in Lagos and Port Harcourt over complaints of harassment and operating beyond their briefs by Nigerians. Speaking at his maiden meeting with Command Police Commissioners and zonal AIGs, in Abuja on Thursday, Baba said the IGP Monitoring Units will be re-organized. The ...

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Developing Report: Video: Okada Riders Battle Police in Itire, in Lagos

  Pegasus Report from Jimmy Report reaching Pegasus Reporters indicated that there is an ongoing clash between okada riders (motorcyclists) and the police in Itire, in Mushin area of Lagos state. A video clip sent in by one of our correspondents shows the police firing into the air to scare off the riders even as neighborhood boys fight on the ...

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Akwa Ibom Panel Summons Police Chief, DCP Abba Kyari Over Abuse, Extortion

  “My lawyers traced them to a police station in Abia State and demanded the release of my staff and the two vehicles after presenting the documents, but Mad Dog asked for N500, 000 to release Sampson and withheld the vehicles. But my lawyers refused to negotiate payment with them and went to court” NAN Report Akwa Ibom State judicial ...

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Illegal Detention: Police Refused to Present Sowore in Court

The detention has been roundly condemned as marking yet another brutal suppression of fundamental rights by the Buhari administration. Detained activist and publisher of Sahara Report, Mr Omoyele Sowore was absent in court on Friday as the Nigeria Police initially gave the reason for not producing him as lack of a vehicle to convey him. The Force Criminal Investigation and ...

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Port Harcourt: Release Our Son’s Corpse To Us For Burial – Akugbo Family Begs Rivers’ Police

  Godstime Akugbo died in police custody for alleged possession of Indian Hemp! A representative of the family of late Godstime Akugbo allegedly killed by the police has called for the release of the corpse of the deceased and compensation of N50million from the police authorities. Michael Akugbo, the elder brother of the deceased, pleaded with the Rivers Judicial Commission ...

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Nigeria Police: Sokoto & Kebbi Graduate 703 Special Constabulary

  “From the figure, Kebbi state has 336 while Sokoto has 367″ The Nigerian police special constabulary department has graduated a total of 703 constables from the Police Training School in Sokoto according to an agency report. Speaking at the ceremony, the Inspection General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, reminded the graduands that the policing system was adopted to augment the ...

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Uncertainty In Nigeria Police as Sacked Ex-EFCC Boss Ibrahim Lamorde Is Made DIG

  Mr. Lamorde was not promoted as a DIG, Mr. Adamu has continued to allow him in important meetings that were conventionally reserved for DIGs, stoking what a senior officer told the Gazette this weekend was “an undue confusion within the Force The announcement on Friday by police spokesman Frank Mba of the elevation of Ibrahim Lamorde as deputy inspector-general ...

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Police To Work With Miyett-Allah To Stem Banditry In Katsina – IGP Adamu

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Muhammad Adamu has told his men to work out modalities to work with Miyetti-Allah, the umbrella body for the dangerous herdsmen creating havoc in the country.  The IGP who is in Katsina to access security preparations on ground after the wholesale kidnap of aschool over 300 students in Kankara December 11, said he was in ...

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