IGP Adamu Appoints Six New Deputy Inspectors General

Mohammed Adamu, Nigeria’s acting Inspector General of Police, has appointed six new Deputy Inspectors General of Police (DIGs). Their elevation comes barely 48 hours after Adamu retired seven DIGs. Four of the new DIGs were elevated from Assistant Inspectors General (AIGs) to DIGs. They are Usman Tilli Abubakar, Abdulmaji Ali, Taiwo Frederick Lakanu, Godwin Nwobodo. […]

19 Children Drowned In Kwara Boat Accident​

the weekend. Although the police said they were yet to receive an accurate figure of the incident, local sources claimed that the affected boat was conveying 22 passengers while only two were rescued. It was learnt that the victims were on their way to a traditional wedding ceremony on Saturday at a community in Niger […]

Breaking News:Police unseals Anambra Assembly Complex

The Anambra State police command has announced the unsealing of the State house of Assembly complex in Awka. The complex was sealed fortnight ago over controversy arising from the impeachment of the former speaker of the house. Police had earlier said its option of sealing the complex was to forestall breakdown of peace in the […]

Policeman Kicked As Customs Officers Gun Down Wife In Lagos

The family of Patience Oni has been thrown into mourning after she was allegedly killed by officers of the Nigeria Customs Service in the Badagry area of Lagos State. PUNCH Metro gathered that the Customs officers attached to the Seme Border Command, reportedly led by one Abu Yusuf, were trying to evacuate bags of smuggled […]

EXCLUSIVE: Boko Haram Released Video Of How It Overran The Army In Kumshe

Boko Haram has released a video footage of its raid on a Nigerian military formation in Kumshe, Borno State, at the weekend. In the latest propaganda video released by the Abubakar Shakau faction of Boko Haram, its fighters were seen assembled and driving Hilux vans painted in military colours, wielding assault rifles, as they attacked […]

FG Renames Black Maria, Approves N1.5bn For New Van’s.

The vehicles used for conveying inmates from prisons to courts will now be known as Green Maria instead of Black Maria following the approval for name change by the Federal Government. A bill has also been transmitted to the National Assembly for the renaming of the Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS) to Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS) […]

Innoson to construct armoured vehicles for Police

The Nigeria Police Force has expressed readiness to partner with Innoson Vehicle Manufacturing Co. Ltd. for the production of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) to assist in crime fighting. Innoson’s military vehicles produced for the Nigerian Army. The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, expressed the readiness on Friday at the inauguration of IVM Granite vehicle, […]

CODE Secures Media Commitment On Conflict And Fragility Project In Niger Delta

Connected Development (CODE) has secured a working relationship with the media for her policy advocacy activities on the National Action Plan on Business and Human Rights (NAPBHR). The commitment was the one of the highlights of a successful two-day media roundtable on the organisation’s campaigns around the NAPBHR in the oil and gas sector, especially […]

Missing Army General: Police declare district head, 7 others wanted

The Police Command in Plateau State has declared Mr Yakubu Rap, District Head of Dura, in Jos South Local Government, and seven others wanted in connection with the disappearance of Major General Idris Alkali (retd). Police uncover apartment used as armory by robbers police  Spokesman of the command, Mr Terna Tyopev, alleged in a statement […]

Ijaw Youth Tell Buhari To Cancel Army’s ‘Operation Crocodile Smile III’

Ijaw Youth Council (IYC), the umbrella body of youth in the Niger Delta, has expressed its reservation regarding the military operation the Niger Delta code-named ‘Operation Crocodile Smile III’. A statement by Pereotubo Oweilaemi, the IYC President, noted that the exercise by the Nigerian Army will not “curb the menace of illegal oil bunkering” in […]

Breaking News :Kaduna Govt Relaxes 24-Hour Curfew

The Kaduna State Government has reviewed the 24-hour curfew initially imposed on the state as a result of violence that has led to the murder of more than 50 persons. A statement by Samuel Aruwan, Senior Special Assistant to the Governor (Media and Publicity) on Wednesday, noted that “Effective tomorrow, Thursday, 25th October 2018, residents […]

Breaking News : Buhari Meets With Security Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with Security Chiefs at the State House, Abuja. Present at the meeting, which held on Thursday, were Minister of Defence, Brigadier General Mansur Dan Ali; Chief of Army Lieutenant General T.Y. Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok Ekwe Ibas; Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, […]

Unknown Gunmen Kidnapped 16 Local Miners In Kaduna

Armed men suspected to be from Bogoma village of Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State, have abducted 16 local miners in the region. DSP Yakubu Sabo, spokesman of the Kaduna State Police Command, confirmed the incident on Wednesday. The miners were abducted on their way home after they had finished their mining business […]

Police Arrested 16yr Old Boy Over Illegal Possession Of Gun And Bungery.

The Pollo no. ice in Enugu State have arrested a 16-year-old  JSS-2 student in Udi Local Government Area, who allegedly specialised in house-breaking. SP Ebere Amaraizu, the Police Public Relations Officer(PPRO), in a statement on Wednesday in Enugu, said the teenager was nabbed on Sept. 24. Amaraizu said that the police tracked the suspect as […]

Unknown Gunmen kill policeman in Delta, Take away AK-47 rifles

Asaba were thrown into confusion Monday night after daredevil armed bandits took on a police patrol van attached to ‘C’ Division of the Delta State Police Command at Cable Point area of the capital city, Asaba, leaving one of the five officers in the team dead and another in critical condition. We gathered that the […]

Breaking News:IPOB Members Set Trucks On Fire In River State

Members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have burnt down four trucks along Obigbo in Oyigbo Local Government Area of Rivers State. The action, which took place on Friday, was said to have taken place in the bid to enforce the sit-at-home order by the organisation, to mark the one-year disappearance of its leader, Nnamdi […]

Breaking News : DSS Named Nnochirionye Afunanya AS Its Spokesperson .

The Department of State Services (DSS) has announced the appointment of Nnochirionye Afunanya as its spokesperson. According to a statement issued by the Public Relations Department of the agency in Abuja on Thursday, Afunanya has a Masters Degree in English from the University of Uyo and another Masters Degree in Peace and Strategic Studies from […]

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