CP Edgal, Lagosians and robust community policing
As one of the 21st Century Commissioners of Police to be in charge of the Lagos State Police Command, Imohimi Edgal who was at the helm of affairs between September 2017 and March, 2019 is one cop many Lagos residents would not forget in a hurry.
Nigeria and burden of cultism in primary, secondary schools
They pushed him to the ground. He landed on his face. One of the boys grabbed him by the scruff of his neck. “Kneel down, there!” the pupils barked at their teacher.
Woman–led robbery gang attacks Uber driver
A female member of an armed robbery gang, who specialized, is robbing Uber drivers have been arrested.Also arrested along with the lady are two members of the gang identified as Zino Tochukwu Ude and Anumelechi Chris Williams.
Unscrupulous politicians are sewing police, military uniforms, Edgal alleges
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal yesterday alleged that unscrupulous politicians in the state are sewing police and military uniforms for civilians to infiltrate the state.
How electrician set up workshop on pipeline to steal fuel
A 29-year-old generator repairer, Rasak Oyakunle, whom the police described as the mastermind of the pipeline fire that claimed lives and property at Abule Egba area during yuletide, has been arrested.
Be neutral during elections, Lagos CP charges officers
Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal has advised officers of the command to be neutral and discharge their duties responsibly in the forthcoming elections. Edgal stated this during an unscheduled visit to the officers of the Rapid Response Squad....
IGP set to retain DIGs, others
The new Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has decided to retain all serving Deputy Inspectors-General (DIGs).Top police source, who disclosed this yesterday, said four of the DIGs were his course-mates while others have few months to retire from service.
Imohimi Edgal remains Lagos Police Commissioner
There was mild drama on Tuesday afternoon as the new Commissioner of Police, Kayode Egbetokun, came to take over from Imohimi Edgal only to be told that the scheduled handover would no longer hold. Edgal had been transferred from the Lagos State Police command to the Force Headquarters, Abuja, as the Commissioner of Police in…
Egbetokun replaces Edgal as Lagos CP
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, has been redeployed while Kayode Egbetokun, a Deputy Commissioner of Police DCP, was appointed to replace him in acting capacity. Edgal, who was appointed Commissioner of Police for Lagos State on Aug. 30, 2017, has been redeployed to Bomb Unit, Police headquarters, Abuja. Born on Sept.…