Buhari, Senate panel meet over Saraki
President Muhammadu Buhari has held a closed-door meeting with the committee set up by the Senate to interface with him over the alleged attempt by the police high command to implicate its leader, Bukola Saraki, in a criminal case.
An IG in defiance of authority
No matter what and how he feels about the present Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, there can be no reasonable justification for the repeated refusal of the Inspector General of Police...
No journalist arrested over ‘IGP video’, say police
Kano State Police Command has denied the arrest or interrogation of any journalist over a video clip of Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, trending on social media.
Weekly political notes
Saraki Says Police IG Idris Plotting To Frame Him The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, has alleged of a plot by the Inspector General, Ibrahim Idris, to frame and implicate him. Saraki said this on Wednesday, telling senators he wanted to call their attention to it. He alleged that the police chief had transferred some criminal…
Bukola Saraki alleges incriminatory plot by IGP Idris
Senate President Bukola Saraki has alleged a plot by Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris to implicate him in a criminal case. But the police yesterday warned the Senate President against undue intervention in its investigation of criminal offences.
Who are these armed bandits?
The average Mr. Citizen is familiar with the exploits of the man who rules the underworld and goes by the blood-chilling name of armed robber. He has been with us from the time of creation. Called by different names in different tongues, this man who seizes what does not belong to him at gunpoint, gained…
IGP Idris not holding unto any straw, say Police
The Nigeria Police, yesterday, in Abuja said the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, was not holding unto any straw over his non-appearance at the Senate, but to the country’s rule of law. It said Senate’s invitation to the IGP was based on the inhuman treatment meted out on Senator Dino Melaye over allegations…
Senate declares IGP Idris unfit for public office
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, is an enemy of democracy and is unfit to hold public office anywhere in the world, the Senate declared yesterday.
IGP warns officers on recruitment exercise
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has warned police officers to be thorough and above board in ensuring that the screening exercise scheduled to commence tomorrow...
IGP cautions cadets against drug abuse, as 182 matriculate
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris yesterday warned the newly admitted Cadets to the Nigerian Police Academy, Wudil, to adhere strictly with the rules and dictates guiding their training. The IGP, who specifically cited the rampant cases of drug abuse among youths, insisted any cadet found with drugs would be sanctioned. Speaking at the…