Friday, 7th October 2022
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Community policing

2 Jun
Sir: The circumstances on ground daily and clearly demonstrate that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration and some state governors have woefully failed to achieve security and pursuit of economic welfare of the citizens...
18 Feb 2021
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors, yesterday, declared that they have lost confidence in the neutrality and capacity of community policing to serve the purposes assigned to it in the Police Act 2020.
14 Jan 2021
Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, has approved the recruitment and training of 4,000 youths across the 25 local government areas of the state for the establishment of community policing by the state government. The state commissioner for local government and chieftaincy affairs, Abdulmalik Sarkin Daji, announced the recruitment while addressing journalists in Minna. Daji…
31 Dec 2020
Five hundred and fifty-four indigenes of Katsina State will be used as pilot constables for the commencement of community policing in the state. This followed their graduation in Kaduna Police College.
25 Aug 2020
The Police Command in Enugu State says the screening of candidates for community policing officers in the state will begin on Aug. 26, at the command’s headquarters in Enugu.
1 Jun 2020
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has kicked off the implementation of the State Community Policing initiative aimed at reducing crime in communities
12 Feb 2020
Community policing has become inevitable amidst the spate of insecurity in Nigeria. However, in the wake of the equivocal acceptance of community policing
6 Feb 2020
Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Muhammad Adamu yesterday said the solution to insecurity in the country is to take policing back to the people at the grassroots level
22 Sep 2019
The newly appointed Chairman of Ondo State Council of Obas, the Olugbo of Ugbo Kingdom, Oba Fredrick EnitiOlorunda Akinruntan has said traditional rulers should be in the vanguard of the proposed Community policing...
26 Jul 2019
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Zubairu Muazu, has sought the cooperation of citizens and other security personnel in the state in achieving...
16 Sep 2017
Ibrahim Idris disclosed this yesterday at the launch of Community Policing Re-engagement Strategic Guidelines and Unveiling of Community Policing Logo in Abuja.
14 Aug 2017
Akeredolu gave the advice during a courtesy visit to the Commissioner of Police, Mrs. Hilda Ibifuro-Harrison, at the Police headquarters in Akure.


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A Bowen University Professor of Environmental Microbiology, Olatunde Samuel Dahunsi has emerged as the first Nigerian Scientist to win the Harvard Radcliffe Fellowship in 2022/2023 cohort of 50 fellows.
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The Federal Roads Safety Corps, (FRSC), has issued a road diversion alert to travellers along the Abuja-Lokoja road due to recent flooding around Kortonkarfi in Lokoja, Kogi state.
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The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has announced the complete settlement of customers of 20 closed banks whose deposits were trapped in the failed banks, in fulfilment of its promise of protecting depositors in the event of bank failures.