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Elections: DSS dismisses Officer for taking bribe

The Department of State Services (DSS) has dismissed of one of its staff, Jaja Smith Otelemaba, involved in bribe taking from motorists during the performance of election duties in Ekiti State The DSS spokesperson, Afunanya Peter who disclosed this in a statement, explained that a picture Otelemaba surfaced on the

Elections: IGP Adamu orders water-tight security Nationwide

..Charges personnel to remain apolitical Godsgift Onyedinefu The inspector General of Police ( IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a water-tight and robust security arrangement in the thirty Six States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) for the Presidential, National Assembly Elections tomorrow. Subsequently, Adamu has directed the Deputy Inspector Generals of Police already

Elections: Again, IGP assures adequate security, warns against violence

Godsgift Onyedinefu As Nigerians head to the polls on Saturday, the Inspector General of Police ( IGP) Mohammed Adamu has restated his commitment towards providing adequate security to ensure a conducive and enabling environment for electorates to exercise their civic right. The IGP assured that adequate security measures have been put in

Don’t go to polling units with firearms, police IG warns personnel

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said that no security personnel would be allowed to carry firearms at polling centres during the elections. Adamu stated this when the European Union Election Observation Mission to Nigeria delegation visited him on Wednesday in Abuja. He said that while the elections last, security personnel

IGP Adamu vows to end jungle justice, human rights abuses

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said he is deeply concerned over increasing acts of impunity, jungle justice and all manner of dehumanising treatment meted out to Nigerians by unscrupulous persons. The IGP expressed this concern while reacting to recently publicized incident in the social media portraying the

IGP Adamu orders tight security around INEC offices

Godsgift Onyedinefu The acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a comprehensive and water-tight security around all Independent National Electoral Commission offices (INEC) and facilities nationwide. The Force spokesman, Frank Mba in a statement on Sunday said the IGP has consequently ordered all Command Commissioners of Police in all the

IGP Orders Redeployment of new AIGs, CPs

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu has ordered the posting and redeployment of the newly promoted Assistant Inspectors General  of Police, (AIGs), and Commissioners of Police, (CPs). The spokesperson of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF), Frank Mba, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday. Mba while recalling that

IGP Adamu decorates, deploys new DIGs

Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu on monday in Abuja decorated the seven newly promoted Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs) with their new ranks, and inaugurated a new Force Management Team. The Force Public Relations Officer ACP Frank Mba in a statement said the DIGs, have also been