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Nasarawa Killings: IGP deploys Tactical Team, orders CP to fish out Perpetrators

Nosa Enobhayisobo The Inspector General Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate deployment of combined units of intervention squads to Nasarawa State after the gruesome massacre of 17 persons by unknown gunmen. This was made known by the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba in a statement on Wednesday. Mba recalled the shootings

IGP decries extra-judicial killings, says ‘enough is enough’

•Reads riot Acts to Lagos command officers Godsgift Onyedinefu  The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has expressed worry over the recurring incidence of unprofessional handling and misuse of firearms. He also condemned other misconducts by some Policemen which have resulted in the injury and death of some, unarmed innocent citizens,

Reps asks IGP Adamu to withdraw anti-riot policemen from jigawa villages

The House of Representatives, on Thursday, called on the acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to withdraw the contingent of anti-riot policemen from Gagarawa farmlands and some villages in Jigawa. NAN reports that this followed a motion under matters of urgent public importance by Rep Muhammed Zoro at plenary

Sultan of Sokoto pledges full support to fight armed banditry

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar has pledged an unalloyed support to the Police and other Security Agencies in the fight against armed banditry and other crimes. According to a statement by the police spokesperson Frank Mba on Wednesday, the Sultan made this pledge on Tuesday at his Palace

IGP takes battle to bandits’ den in Zamfara, Sokoto

Godsgift Onyedinefu   The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, on Tuesday visited Sokoto and Zamfara States, currently experiencing the challenges of armed banditry and other associated crimes. The Force spokesperson in a statement on Tuesday explained that visit enabled the IGP who was accompanied by DIG Operations, Abdulmajid Ali conduct

IGP assures sustained onslaught against bandits

•Commences on-the-spot assessment on affected communities  Senator Iroegbu  The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has assured of sustained onslaught against the bandits ravaging parts of northern Nigeria with Zamfara State as the epicentre. Adamu further assured the people of North West and North Central Nigeria that the Nigeria Police Force is

Insecurity: IGP launches operation Puff Adder along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Friday launched a security action plan tagged Operation Puff Adder to tackle all forms of crimes including kidnapping, cattle rustling and armed robbery along the Kaduna-Abuja expressway. The police Force spokesperson Frank Mba, made this known in a statement on Friday. The

IGP decorates Frank Mba, other newly promoted Officers

•Tasks them on selfless service Godsgift Onyedinefu The Inspector General of Police, (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday decorated the Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), Frank Mba with his new rank of Deputy Commissioner of Police.  According to a statement by the Force Deputy PRO, Aremu Adeniran, other Officers decorated by the

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

Kano rerun was a spectacle of fraud, violence — says HURIWA

Asks INEC to Annul re-run results The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has upbraided the acting Inspector General of Police Mohammed Adamu for allegedly permitting armed thugs of political parties to unleash violence during Saturday's governorship re-run poll in parts of Kano state. HURIWA in a statement signed by