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,.....
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.
Governors absent as Osinbajo endorses state police
None of the 36 governors was in attendance at a security summit yesterday as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo explained why Nigeria is ripe for state police.
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 denies extortion claims by BIRS, invites indicted officer for questioning
Benue State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni yesterday said the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris denied sending anybody to collect money from the Benue State Board of Internal Revenue Service (BIRS).
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.
IGP loses bid to stop contempt charge on Peace Corps
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has lost his bid to stop the contempt charge brought against him by the Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) over his alleged flouting of court orders.
IG orders probe of alleged $10,000 loan to senator, threat
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered an investigation into an alleged threat to life and an unpaid $10,000 loan between Senator Nelson Effiong and a United States based lady, Nsedu Onyile. Counsel to Onyile, Dr. Emmanuel Eyo, had petitioned the IG alleging that Effiong threatened her life over an alleged unpaid…