Police launch radio station, inaugurate board members
To enhance communication and combat crime across the country, the Nigeria Police Force has launched a radio station. This was even as a nine-man board was set up by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to oversee the smooth operation of the station. Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Nigeria Police Broadcasting Service…
IGP orders arrest of Zamfara attack masterminds
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the arrest of the perpetrators of the February 14, 2018 attack on Zurmi council area of Zamfara State. The incident led to the death more than 40 persons. Suspected armed herdsmen had on the fateful day invaded Birani village in the council. The attack reportedly…
Police to deploy 3 additional mobile units to Zamfara, says IGP
Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has said that three additional mobile police units would be deployed to Zamfara to beef up security.Idris made the disclosure in an interview with newsmen on Saturday in Gusau after a condolence visit over Thursday’s attack in Birane village,.....
IGP advises against inflammatory statements on herdsmen/farmers clashes
The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday advised Nigerians to avoid making inflammatory statements and playing politics with the herders/farmers clashes to achieve genuine reconciliation.
Ortom releases letters sent to VP, others before Benue killings
Governor Samuel Ortom yesterday accused the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, of taking sides in the handling of the clashes between herdsmen and farmers in Benue State.
Sack police chief Idris now, Reps tell President Buhari
The House of Representatives yesterday unanimously called for the immediate sacking of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris. The resolution followed the adoption of a motion by Abubakar Nuhu Danburam (APC, Kano) at a plenary presided over by Speaker Yakubu Dogara.
IGP Ibrahim Idris, the conqueror of Benue
It is not garlands from the citizens for a successful prosecution of an agenda to fight crime that Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris hankers after. There is a bigger prize he is ready to give up anything for, including his professional credibility...
IGP has no right to order arrest of Afegbua, says Ikubese
THE Presidential aspirant of the National Conscience Party (NCP) in the 2019 election, Dr Thomas-Wilson Ikubese, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to refrain from repressive tendencies that can truncate democracy in the country.
Benue government loses confidence in FG over killer herdsmen
The Benue State government yesterday declared it had lost confidence in the ability of the country’s security agencies to bring to justice herdsmen accused of killings in the state.