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We’ll ensure credible, violence-free elections in Zamfara — Police

The Police Command in Zamfara says it has strategised measures to provide adequate Security before, during and after the 2019 general elections in the state. The Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Mohammed Shehu, for the Command, disclosed this in a statement in Gusau on Thursday. He said the measures were being put in place

IGP Adamu appoints Frank Mba new police spokesperson

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police, IGP Abubakar Adam, has appointed ACP Frank Mba as the new Public Relations Officer for Nigeria Police Force. The Deputy Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Aremu Adeniran confirmed this in aa statement on Wednesday. According to Adeniran, Mba takes over from Moshood Jimoh, an acting Deputy

Appointment of IGP Adamu, a slap on face of Igbo — Intersociety

Godsgift Onyedinefu The International Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has described the appointment of Abubakar Mohammed Adamu, another Northern Muslim from Lafia, Nasarawa State, North-central Nigeria, as the Inspector-General of Police, is a slap on the face of Igbo Nation. The intersociety added that the appointment of

Meet Mohammed Adamu, new IGP

Following the expiration of Ibrahim Idris’ tenure, President Muhammadu Buhari named Mohammed Adamu, Acting Inspector General of police on Tuesday. In his first interaction with reporters after his appointment, Adamu, who hails from Nasarawa state, pledged to give level playing field to politicians during the elections. Here are five facts about Adamu: Vice-principal, Geography

I remain Lagos Commissioner of Police says Imohimi

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Lagos State Commissioner of Police (CP), Edgal Imohimi on Tuesday said he was still in charge of the Lagos State Police command. Global Sentinel had reported the redeployment of Edgal Imohimi to the Force Headquarters as the state commissioner of police in charge of Explosive Ordinance Unit while Kayode Egbetokun

Photos: Buhari appoints Mohammed Adamu as Acting police IG

Godsgift Onyedinefu President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed the Assistant Inspector General  (AIG) of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, as the Acting Inspector General (IGP) of Police.  The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, who retired today, 15thJanuary, 2019 from service of the Nigeria Police Force at the age of Sixty Years, was

Lagos Police Commissioner, Imohimi Edgal redeployed, Egbetokun takes over

The Commissioner of Police (CP) in Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed. Edgal was redeployed to the Force Headquarters in Abuja as the Commissioner of Police in charge of Explosive Ordinance Unit. Kayode Egbetokun has been asked to take over from Edgal as acting police commissioner in the state till further

Police moves Melaye from DSS Medical Facility to SARS office

Godsgift Onyedinefu Operatives of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) have moved Dino Melaye, the senator representing Kogi west, to the federal special anti-robbery squad (F-SARS) office in Guzape district, Abuja. The police hospital had certified that Senator Melaye was well and healthy to stand trial after treating him. The police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood on

Tenure extension for IGP unconstitutional, investigation reveals

Adelani Adepegba The 1999 Nigerian Constitution does not have provisions for extension of the tenure of the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), investigations revealed. This is coming against the backdrop of concerns trailing the alleged attempt by President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the tenure of the curremt IGP Ibrahim Idris who was earlier