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Ex-IGP: Complaints against police will reduce if culpable officers are punished

The PSC chairman described complaints of gross misconduct against police officers as “alarming”, adding that going by the number of cases against its personnel, the force might be unable “to pay damages awarded by the various panels of inquiry”.

IGP violates COVID protocol, decorates officers without a face mask

In a tweet on its verified handle, the force shared photos of Adamu decorating officers without wearing a face mask.

Court awards N5million damages against Police, IGP for brutalising woman

It would be recalled that the applicant on April 18, 2020, during the national COVID-19 lockdown, was grievously dehumanised and publicly assaulted by NPF officers who were identified as Inspector Taiwo and Constable Abass Ibrahim.

Boko Haram: US donates $325,000 worth of equipment to Nigeria Police

By providing these supplies and equipment, INL is complimenting prior USAID investments in Borno State through the Office of Transition Initiatives.

IGP orders probe into sacking of female cop over pregnancy

While fielding questions from journalists at the event, the IG said the police would investigate the dismissal.

Alleged adultery: IGP didn’t order my probe, says Apostle Suleman

The police letter is titled, ‘Re: Criminal Petition Against Apostle Johnson Suleman for Enticement of a Married Woman; Adultery; Unlawful Criminal Restraint to Access Children and Threat to Life’.

IGP redeploys 21 police commissioners

Ngozi Onadeko (Oyo); Mohammed Aliyu (Enugu); Haladu Musa (Border Patrol, FHQ, Abuja); Sikiru Akande (Cross River); Aliyu Garba (Ebonyi); Abubakar Bature (Airport command); Yusuf Ahmed (Department of Operations, FHQ); Aliyu Alhaji (Adamawa); and Frank Mba (Force Public Relations) and others.

Leadership failure in Africa: Nigeria a classic example of failed leadership and weak institutions

"The tragedy of Africa is wrought in the minds of politicians who behave like demi-gods and delude themselves that they have monopoly...

‘No tear gas, no helmet’ — senior police officers tell IGP how #EndSARS went out of hand

“Every time you hear that billions of naira have been approved for the police, you have to ask where the money is going. We are expected to maintain peace and order and fight bandits and terrorists with bare hands. No bullet-proof vest, no helmet, no tear-gas, no training, nothing,”

‘Enough Is Enough,’ IGP orders AIGs, CPs, others to restore normalcy across Nigeria

‘Enough Is Enough,’ IGP Orders AIGs, CPs, Others To Restore Normalcy Across Nigeria Details later…

#EndSARS: Hoodlums vandalised vehicles, Police station says Mobayo, Ekiti CP

Part of the items destroyed are; the Area Command and the Divisional Headquarters fences/gates, Area Command and Divisional Headquarters signposts, about 40 window glasses, four vehicles parked at the station and the roof of a building close to the station among others.

Police begin training of 1,850 SWAT personnel today

The statement, titled: ‘NPF new tactical team commences training Monday, October 19’, stated, “Adamu reiterated that no personnel of the defunct SARS would be part of the SWAT, noting that the officers selected for the training are young, smart and energetic officers who have acquired not less than seven years working experience with clean service records – no pending disciplinary matters, no record of violation of rights of citizens or misuse of firearms.”

Fish out policemen who killed protesters, Nigerian Governors tell Inspector-General of Police

In a communique read by Kayode Fayemi, Chairman of NGF, the governors said the policemen, who attacked protesters must be brought to book.

Breaking: IGP sets up new unit, orders all ex-SARS operatives to report at force HQ

In a statement on Tuesday, Frank Mba, force spokesman, said the IGP had ordered all personnel of the disbanded SARS to report at force headquarters in Abuja for debriefing

#ENDSARS protest continues in Abuja with a new twist with a visa ban on Oyo CP

Meanwhile, Nigerian singer, David Adeleke a.k.a. Davido, met IGP Adamu, in his office over the issue of police brutality against civilians.

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Crime: Court refuses to forfeit Saraki’s property to FG

In moving the application for the final forfeiture of the properties, counsel to the applicant, Nnaemeka Omewa, told Justice Mohammed Liman, that the properties were acquired with a loan obtained from Guaranty Trust Bank and paid back by money suspected to have been diverted from the coffers of the Kwara State government.

White House admits Biden cannot force people to wear masks or get vaccines as Texas and Mississippi drop safeguards

“As of yesterday, we had lost 511,874 Americans,” he said. “We’re going to lose thousands more ... Getting a shot in someone’s arm and getting the second shot, [that is] going to take time, and it’s critical, critical, critical, critical that they follow the science. Wash your hands, hot water. Do it frequently, wear a mask and stay socially distanced. I know you all know that. I wish the heck some of our elected officials knew it.”

Ensure criminal elements don’t find Nigeria as a safe haven to hide—Buhari charges Security outfits

“This administration is relentless in its avowed desire to create an enabling business environment that will usher in economic boom for Nigerians and all those who do business with and in Nigeria,’’ he said.

United we stand says Elegushi

Oba Saheed Ademola, the Elegushi of Ikate land has on Thursday, March 4, tasked Nigerians on the need to stay united...