Five times retiring IGP Ibrahim Idris was in the news for wrong reasons
In compliance with the Nigeria Police Service Commission, Nigeria's Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris on Tuesday retired from active service after reaching the statutory retirement age of 60. Ibrahim Idris was appointed IGP position by President Muhammadu Buhari on 21 March 2016. He replaced Solomon Arase, who retired from service after reaching age…
Buhari names Mohammed Adamu as acting IGP
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday named Mohammed Adamu as the acting inspector general of police following the statutory retirement of Ibrahim Idris. Idris, who retired after 35 years of active service, was appointed IGP on 21 March 2016. He replaced Solomon Arase. Until his appointment, Adamu was an assistant inspector-general of police. Details later.
Secondus cautions against rigging, plunging nation into crisis
National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus, has cautioned the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, against rigging the elections for the All Progressives Congress..
IGP compromising my personal security, Saraki alleges
Senate president, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has accused Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, of compromising his personal security and endangering his life and called on Nigerians to hold Idris responsible should anything befall members of his family and himself.
Why IGP tenure extension is not an issue - Lai Mohammed
Nigeria's information and culture minister Lai Mohammed said there will be no cause for alarm if President Muhammadu Buhari decides to extend the tenure of current inspector-general of police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris. Buhari appointed Idris on 21 March 2016. He replaced Solomon Arase, who retired from the Nigeria Police Force on 21 June 2016 after reaching…
IGP and survival of roadblocks
It is gratifying to note that again, the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris, the other day ordered men of the Nigeria police to dismantle all roadblocks nationwide.
CUPP plans protest on January 15 over alleged IGP’s retirement extension
The opposition political parties in the country, under the aegis of Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP), have directed all members of the group to stage a protest nationwide on January 15, 2019 at the state headquarters of all the police commands if the IGP is seen around his office. In a statement yesterday signed…
Buhari meets police boss behind closed-doors
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met behind closed-doors with the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris.
IGP orders deployment of police units, equipment to tackle bandits in Katsina
Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the deployment of additional police units and security equipment to tackle bandits in Kastina. The equipment includes Armored Personnel Carriers (APC), which are meant to root out the bandits based in Rugu forest. The forest, which extends to all the states neighboring Katsina, is also found in…
IGP Idris redeploys Imo State commissioner of police, others
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has redeployed the Imo State Commissioner of Police, Dasuki Galadanchi. He also ordered the redeployment of three Deputy Commissioners of Police who were in charge of the Operations, State Criminal and Investigation Departments of the Command.