Renewed crusade against rape … Surmounting the obstacles
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, who made the disclosure recently while briefing journalists on the menace, said 799 suspects were arrested in connection with the crimes, 631 cases conclusively investigated and charged to court while 52 cases were still being investigated.
Tension as police seal, reopen APC secretariat
Armed policemen, yesterday sealed the national secretariat of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on the orders of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, indicating that the leadership crisis in the party is yet to abate.
CLO tackles IGP, others over killing of policemen in Delta
The Civil Liberties Organisation (CLO) has tackled the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the force hierarchy over their alleged silence in last week’s killing of seven cops attached to the Bayelsa State Command by some unidentified Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad
Police arrest 799 rape suspects as FIDA canvasses gender
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, yesterday disclosed that the police arrested 799 rape suspects in 717 incidents between January and May this year, stressing that the authorities are determined to tame rape cases across the country.
Sexual Violence: Buhari meets IGP, as Police records 717 rape incidents in 5 months
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday met with the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, at the State House, Abuja.
Despite arrests, Presidency says villa shooting incident "minor"
The Nigerian Government Sunday said the shooting incident at the President Villa during the week was a "minor occurrence" but acknowledged it was being investigated. Garba Shehu, President Muhammadu Buhari's senior special assistant on media, downplayed the incident, noting that it occurred outside the main residence of the president. Shehu said he was surprised at…
Reps ask IGP Adamu to set free 1000 workers allegedly detained in a Chinese firm
The House of Representatives has directed the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu set free over one thousand workers detained in Youngxing Steel Company in Edo state.
IGP unveils protocols, guidelines for police officers, others
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has unveiled operational guidelines for police officers and other law enforcement agents on enforcement of COVID-19 safety measures.
FG orders police to investigate Omozuwa’s rape, killing, abuse of minor
The Federal Government yesterday ordered the police authorities to unravel the circumstances surrounding the rape and murder of a female student of the University of Benin, Vera Uwaila Omozuwa in Benin City, Edo State.
HURIWA wants forensic investigation into rape, murder of Omozuwa in Benin Church
The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to immediately constitute a team of investigators and speedily bring the perpetrators of the killer of Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100 level Microbiology student of University of Benin, by unknown persons, in a church in Benin City to book.