•Demands urgent action against assaults on women in Abuja Senator Iroegbu The West Africa Network for Peacebuilding, WANEP-Nigeria has expressed concern the arbitrary arrests and detention of women and allegations of sexual assault and rape by security agents in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. The National Coordinator, WANEP-Nigeria, Mrs. Brigdet Osakwe, in
•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
Godsgift Onyedinefu Hugely impressed by the resilience and ability of the Nigeria Police Force to perform considerably despite glaring inadequate funding amidst challenging circumstances, The Senate Committee on Police Affairs chaired by Senator Tijjani Kaura has applauded the Nigerian Police ability to carry out its duty despite "glaring inadequate funding"
Godsgift Onyedinefu A police team suspected to be involved in the killing of Kolade Johnson on Sunday has been arrested by the police. They are members of the Force Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS), and the decision is coming against the backdrop of recent social media campaigns #EndSARS. The Lagos State Police Public
Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) have said that from its record, no officer have been arrested in Benin Republic for crossing the border with service pistol This was contained in a statement on Saturday by the Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), DCP Jimoh Moshood, in response to a media
Jude Johnson The International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety) has accused Nigerian security and law enforcement agencies of pocketing as much as N100 billion in roadside bribery and extortion in the South-eastern part of the country alone over the last three years. Intersociety in its latest investigative
Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) on Thursday arrested the man it tagged 'Most Wanted Boko Haram Terrorist', Umar Abdulmalik and seven of his gang members alleged to be responsible for the Nyanya and Kuje, Abuja bomb blasts in 2015. To this end, the NPF listed five top crimes committed by
Jude Johnson A Nigerian government critic and political activist, Mr. Deji Adeyanju who was who was arrested by the Nigerian Police Force since November 28, 2018, has regained freesom. Adeyanju who has been critical of policy decisions of President Muhammadu Buhari led government, was on Mondau released from a federal prison in