Yuletide: IGP orders immediate removal of illegal checkpoints nationwide
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has directed Commissioners of Police in the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to ensure that only checkpoints and nipping points that are operationally expedient for crime prevention and prevention and other forms of key duties...
Obnoxious checkpoints from Lagos to Calabar
The Senate’s recent appeal to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to reduce the number of security checkpoints on the federal highways should be regarded by the authorities concerned as an assignment of urgent national importance.
Police working to reduce use of lethal weapons, says IGP
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has said that efforts are ongoing to reduce the use of lethal weapons in crisis situations.
Police investigate four officers over alleged illegal extradition request
Four Police officers, including a female, are being investigated for allegedly seeking illegal extradition of a Nigerian based in the United Kingdom (UK).A reliable source from the Inspector General Police (IGP) X-Squad....
Rivers community seeks IGP, Wike’s protection from land grabbers
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu and the governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, have been urged to stop the activities of organized land grabbers laying siege on the state.
Buhari resolves IGP, PSC tussle over recruitment, promotion in police force
President Muhammadu Buhari has resolved the misgivings between the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Police Service Commission (PSC), saying the PSC is responsible for appointments and promotions in the NFP.
IRT arrests another kidnap kingpin, politicians in Taraba State
Efforts by the Inspector-General of Police (IGP)’s Intelligence Response Team (IRT) to rid Taraba State of kidnappers and armed robbers have started yielding fruits, as the team has arrested another kidnap kingpin.Confirming the report, a senior police officer....
IGP assures officers on welfare, logistics
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has assured the police of adequate welfare and logistics, disclosing that President Muhammadu Buhari is in the process of giving police barracks facelift.
Police ready to rout criminals’ hideouts, says IGP
As part of renewed effort to enhance security in the country, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) have restated its resolve to take the battle to bandits in their hideouts before they commit crime.
Enugu gets new commissioner of police
The Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu Tuesday ordered the immediate posting of Ahmad Abdulrahman as Enugu State's Commissioner of Police. "He takes over from CP Suleiman Balarabe, who has been redeployed to the Force Intelligence Bureau, FCID, Abuja, as the CP in-charge of Intelligence," Police spokesman Frank Mba said in a statement on Tuesday. "His…