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IGP Orders Strict Security Nationwide for the Yuletide
IGP Orders Strict Security Nationwide fo...

IGP Orders Strict Security Nationwide for the Yuletide

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered tight security arrangement and strict patrols across the country as Nigerians mark the Christmas and New Year celebrations. The IGP issued the order issued to all the Assistant Inspector-General of Police and Commissioners of Police in... read more »

Gov Ugwuanyi Advocates Citizen Engagement to Build Trust Between Police, Nigerians
Gov Ugwuanyi Advocates Citizen Engagemen...

Gov Ugwuanyi Advocates Citizen Engagement to Build Trust Between Police, Ni...

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has called for citizen engagement and robust communication strategies to build mutual trust and confidence between the police and the policed to facilitate the healing of all wounds after the EndSARS protests. Gov. Ugwuanyi who said that security provision has... read more »

IGP Orders Disowns Suit Challenging Judicial Panels, Orders Investigation
IGP Disowns Suit Challenging Judicial Pa...

IGP Disowns Suit Challenging Judicial Panels, Orders Investigation

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has launched an investigation to unravel the circumstances behind a suit allegedly filled at a Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to stop the various panels probing allegations of rights abuses against police officials. Reports had emerged of a suit... read more »

EndSARS: Anambra Police Commissioner Visits Vandalised Police Formations, Urges Officers to Remain Steadfast 
EndSARS: Anambra Police Commissioner Vis...

EndSARS: Anambra Police Commissioner Visits Vandalised Police Formations, U...

The Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr John Abang has visited the different police offices destroyed by hooligans during the violent era of the #EndSARS protests that rocked the country. CP Abang who went on the visits with high ranking members of the police force in Anambra State, urged the... read more »

Police Release 11-year-old Boy Detained for Alleged Involvement in Edo Police Attack
Police Release 11-year-old Boy Detained ...

Police Release 11-year-old Boy Detained for Alleged Involvement in Edo Poli...

The Police force in Edo State has freed an 11-year-old boy identified as Gift Osayuhi who was arrested last week over alleged involvement in the attack of a police station in the state. Osayuhi was arrested for taking part in the attack of Oba Market Police Station at Evbuotubu area of Benin City... read more »

Return to Duty Post or Risk Dismissal, PSC Warns Policemen Reluctant to Return to Post

Return to Duty Post or Risk Dismissal, PSC Warns Policemen Reluctant to Return to Post

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has sounded a note of warning to some officers of the force who are reluctant to return to their duty posts following the violence which erupted during... read more »

Inside Story: How Plainclothes Policemen Wounded, Abandoned a Commercial Motorcyclist in Kubwa, Abuja

Inside Story: How Plainclothes Policemen Wounded, Abandoned a Commercial Motorcyclist in K...

At a time when thousands of youths have taken to the streets to protest police brutality and alleged extrajudicial killings of the now-disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), it... read more »

Comprehensive Police Reform an Answer to Police Brutality – Secondus

Comprehensive Police Reform an Answer to Police Brutality – Secondus

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently implement comprehensive police reform as a lasting solution to incessant allegations of police brutality... read more »

Police Must Protect #EndSARS Protesters- Falana Tells FG Amid Attack by Hoodlums

Police Must Protect #EndSARS Protesters- Falana Tells FG Amid Attack by Hoodlums

Says Govt should dialogue with patriots   Femi Falana, SAN has called on the Federal Government and the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to deploy the Nigeria Police and... read more »

Nigerian producer and music industry heavyweight, Don Jazzy, has spoken against the formation of a new police unit to replace the scrapped Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by the Inspector General of Police.

End SWAT Formation Now – Says Don Jazzy as he Opposes Forma...

Mavin Records CEO and music industry heavyweight, Don Jazzy, has spoken against the formation of a new police unit to replace the scrapped Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by the Inspector General... read more »