Police promote 82,779 junior officers
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has approved the promotion of 82,779 junior police officers to their next ranks.
‘You can’t stop police investigation’
A Lagos State High Court has struck out a suit filed by an Abia State-based businesswoman, Euphemia Okeke against the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu and six others.
Gambari, IGP, others meet northern governors, monarchs in Kaduna over insecurity
Worried about the insecurity in the country, the Chief of Staff (CoS) to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari; the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu; and some ministers have met governors and traditional rulers in the north to chart a way out of the problem.
IGP to Police officers: Defend yourselves against any attack
In the aftermath of the EndSARS protest nationwide, which turned violent and led to loss of lives, including that of a number of police personnel, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, yesterday.....
IGP orders AIGs, CPs, others to reclaim public space, restore normalcy
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, yesterday, ordered the immediate mobilisation of all police operational assets and resources to bring an end to the wanton violence, killings, looting and destruction of public ...
FG okays #EndSARS protesters' '5for5' demands
Nigerian Government on Tuesday agreed to meet the five demands of the #EndSARS protesters. Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, convened a meeting with stakeholders, in a move to meet sundry demands including halting use of force against protesters and unconditional release of arrested citizens. This came Tuesday following directives by President Muhammadu Buhari on the…
Police brutality: Beyond ending SARS
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, at the weekend bowed to the pressure by a robust Movement of Nigerian Youth calling for the ban of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (a.k.a. SARS) and announced the disbandment of the now notorious unit ...
Alleged stripping of Delta Hotel Staff: Justice will prevail, IGP Assures
He Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has promised that justice would prevail in the case of three staff of a hotel in Delta State owned by a former minister of State for Education, Olorogun Kenneth Gbagi, who were stripped naked and filmed on the suspicion of stealing. Adamu stated this in a statement…
IGPs to serve maximum of four years
With President Muhammadu Buhari’s assent to the Nigeria Police Act, 2020 on Thursday, which repeals the Police Act, 2004, the tenure of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) has been limited to only four years.
Man sues IGP, others over alleged rights violation
Ambrose Obafe, a Nigerian citizen and an indigene of Ebedei has sued the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Delta state Police commissioner and others for allegedly...