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IGP seeks global collaboration to combat human trafficking, migrant smuggling

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has called for global collaboration in the fight against human trafficking and migrant smuggling in Nigeria and around the world. Adamu made the call while declaring open a capacity building training workshop on ‘’Countering Trafficking in Human Beings and Migrant

5-year old girl abducted in Warri, rescued in Lafia re-united with parents, says police

IGP advises parents to pay close attention to the safety of children  A five year old girl, Aisha Ibrahim who was kidnapped on 16th March, 2019 at Ibudu 1 Area, Warri, Delta State by unknown persons and rescued unhurt by the Police at Bukan-Kwatu, Lafia, Nasarawa State has been re-united with her family. The

IGP orders speedy investigation into death of NSCDC officer

Insists that there will be no Cover-Up Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has ordered a comprehensive and speedy investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of the late Ogar Jumbo, an Assistant Superintendent of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). The Force Public Relations Officer

Police arrests 1800 political thugs in Kano

The Kano State Police Commissioner, Muhammed Wakili, said the command has arrested 1800 political thugs in the state. The Police Command on Thursday said that no fewer than 1,800 political thugs were currently in prison across the state, awaiting trial. The state Police commissioner disclosed this in Kano at a one-day meeting

ICPC Probe: Yar’Adua Foundation denies ownership of property

Senator Iroegbu The Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation on Wednesday, denied ownership of an asset linked with it by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) as part of the seizure of assets worth N N4.8 billion. The Director-General of Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Foundation, Jacqueline W. Farris made the clarification in a statement in Abuja. The statement

IGP deploys seven DIGs, ten AIGs, 277 CPs for Governorship polls

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu has deployed Seven Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs) to the six geo-political zones across the Country, Ten Assistant Inspectors General of Police (AIGs) to the police zonal commands. Adamu also deployed and additional Two Hundred and Seventy Seven Commissioners of Police

Gov/Assembly election: IGP warns thugs, ballot box snatchers

The Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, (IGP) , has expressed the readiness of the security agencies to ensure peaceful conduct of the Governorship and House of Assembly elections. Adamu spoke after a closed-door meeting President Muhammadu Buhari held with security chiefs in Abuja on Tuesday ahead of Saturday’s

Police arrest 10 for electoral offences in Niger

The Niger Police Command has arrested 10 suspects over alleged electoral offences during the Saturday, February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections in different of parts of the state. Sabo Ibrahim, the State Commissioner of Police, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria in Minna on Friday. Sabo said that the

Police confirms personnel, 28 others killed in latest Kaduna attacks

The Kaduna State Police Command has confirmed the attack on Maro and some villages in Kajuru and Kachia local government areas of the state. The state Police Commissioner, Ahmad Abdurrahman, confirmed that 29 persons, including a policeman, were killed during the attack while scores were injured. The Police chief made this known