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14 Aug
Delta State Police Commissioner, Mr. Ari Mohammed Alli, has warmed all Divisional Police Officers (DPOs), Area Commandants (ACs) and the rank and files to desist, forthwith, from collecting money
27 Jul
There are indications that multiple checkpoints and extortion of truckers are pushing importers and other investors to neighbouring countries’ ports, thereby depriving Nigeria of the opportunity to earn income.
23 Jun
Independent Electoral Commission (INEC) has confirmed the arrest of its security men attached to the Obio/Akpor Council office over allegations of extortion.
3 Jun
A group, Youth and Students Advocates for Development Initiative, (YSAD), has expressed worry over the increasing and unabated cases of extortion, brutality and other forms of human rights
19 May
The Provost, Federal College of Education (Technical) Akoka, Lagos, Dr Wahab Azeez, has advised matriculating students of 2021/2022 Nigeria Certificate In Education (NCE) and Professional Diploma
17 Apr
The Nigeria Police high command has issued a stern warning to Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs), that henceforth, they would be held liable for the professional misconduct
12 Mar
Since Nigerian youths, under the #EndSARS Movement, took to the streets over a year ago to protest against widespread police brutality against the citizens
1 Dec 2021
Concerned stakeholders and groups in Imo State, yesterday, called for collaboration to end extortions, brutality and human rights abuses of road users by the police
JAMB
30 Nov 2021
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is adopting a cashless policy in the registration process for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
2 May 2021
Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has set up a five-man committee to investigate alleged N1m extortion by its staff in Kebbi State.
Abba Kyari
2 Feb 2021
Akwa Ibom State judicial panel of inquiry on police brutality has summoned the leader of the disbanded Inspector General of Police (IGP) Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari
25 Sep 2020
An Upper Area Court sitting in Kasuwan Nama in Jos on Friday, sentenced two students to 18 months imprisonment each for extorting cell phone worth N20,000. The police charged Aliyu Ibrahim,18, and Umar Abubakar,18, with conspiracy and extortion. Ibrahim and Abubakar pleaded guilty and begged for leniency. The Judge, Lawal Suleiman, gave the convicts an…

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