Northern, Southern elders caution against derailment of democracy
The Southern and Northern Leaders and Elders Forum has raised the alarm over purported plans by some government agents to truncate the nation’s democratic rule based on selfish and inordinate ambition.
Confusion, suspicion over rash of CPs deployment in Bayelsa
The intriguing deployment of four commissioners to the Bayelsa State Command of the Nigeria Police Force within two weeks, by the Police High Command, is currently causing confusion, tension and anxiety among Bayelsans and residents of the state.
Police urge Saraki to honour its invitation or face forcible arrest
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has vowed to forcibly arrest Senate President, Bukola Saraki, if he fails to honour its invitation over his alleged complicity in the Offa bank robbery.
Nigeria heading towards anarchy under APC, says group
A pro-democracy group, the Democratic Alliance for Good Governance (DAGG) has condemned the siege to Senate President, Bukola Saraki and his Deputy, Ike Ekweremadu’s residences by security agents.
Police arrest six notorious bank robbers
The Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) has arrested six suspected notorious armed robbers responsible for bank robberies, car snatching...
Police frustrating investigation of murdered activist, says CDHR
The Committee for Defence of Human Rights (CDHR) yesterday alleged that the Delta State police command was trying to frustrate and sweep under the carpet investigation into the shooting death of its member, Comrade Christian Njoku, by policemen on patrol duty.
Police arrest 11 suspected Plateau attackers
The police have arrested 11 suspects in connection with the recent killings in Barkin Ladi, Riyom and Jos South council areas of Plateau State.In a statement yesterday, the force said the suspects were assisting the investigating team with useful information.
Beyond the madness on the Plateau!
Consider all these screaming headlines: “Taming the beast on the Plateau” (March 24, 2010), “Bloodbath on the Plateau again!” (Dec, 29, 2010) and “Who will stop the madness...
Plateau killings: IG deploys Special Intervention Force
The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has deployed Special Intervention Force to Plateau to restore peace in Barkin-Ladi, Riyom, Jos South local government areas and other flash points in the state. Many people were killed by gunmen on June 24 in Barkin-Ladi, Riyom, Jos South local government areas of plateau. A statement by…