Nigeria Police Force
Police recover 47 illegal arms, arrest 17 suspects in Akwa Ibom
The Nigeria Police Force, Akwa Ibom Command, on Saturday said it recovered 47 illegal arms and 172 live ammunitiona and cartridges across the state.The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Odiko Macdon, disclosed this while speaking with newsmen at the police headquarters Ikot Akpan-Abia in Uyo.
The case for local police
Maybe the best way to start making my case for local police is to remind us that local and independent police formations once existed in Nigeria before their integration into the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). And going by the low rate of crime and the communal peace generally experienced across the nation in those days,…
Police arraign firm’s MD over alleged dud cheques
The Special Fraud Unit (SFU), of the Nigeria Police Force, has arraigned the Managing Director of Picket Suites and Services Limited, Abiodun Adisa before a Federal High Court, Lagos, for allegedly issuing N130 million worth of dud cheques. Adisa was arraigned on a 15 count-charge bordering on the alleged offence. SFU in the charge marked…
Ranking the Nigeria Police Force
The objectionable low ranking by an international rating body of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) as the worst in the world is, of course, objectionable, not only out of patriotic instincts but also because that rating is not within objective context and therefore unfair.
Lagos police get new spokesman
Oti, a superintendent of police who hails from Awka South Local Government Area of Anambra State, replaces Olarinde Famous-Cole (ASP).
Police arrest six armed robbery suspects
The spokesman of the state’s police command, Mr Ebere Amaraizu, alleged in a statement on Saturday that the suspects carried out the crime on Oct. 25 at a house located at Alulu Nike at about 1 a.m.
Two feared killed, score injured as Shiites, police clash in Kano
Two members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (also known as Shiites) were yesterday feared killed and a score injured during a clash with men of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF).
Indian hemp den busted on Lagos Island
At the end of the sting operation, the operatives who were assisted by some policemen, led by the Area A’ commander, ACP Monday Agbonika, seized over 33 bags of Indian hemp and arrested 48 suspects.
Police nab undergraduate for impersonation, bank fraud
According to him, the suspect went to a new generation bank located at Okpara Avenue in Enugu metropolis to cash the sum of 800 U.S. dollars purported to have been sent to him from someone abroad.