12 Jan 2022
The perennial menace, (it is difficult to not to term it so) of police and military checkpoints on Nigerian roads was brought to the fore by a Southeast group, Cultural Credibility Development Initiative.
28 Oct 2021
Orchestrated ambiguities and impunity even in the face of provisions of the basic law of the land is part of the problems of the Nigerian Federation. They are out of synch with the known notional content of federalism.
25 Aug 2021
Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, yesterday, revealed that the ministry, through the Nigeria Police Force, was responsible for the dissolution of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force.
15 Jul 2021
The Yoruba self-determination group, Ilana Omo Oodua, led by Prof. Banji Akintoye, said the International Criminal Court (ICC) had on Tuesday formally acknowledged receipt of the 27-page petition it filed along with Yoruba activist...
27 May 2021
Nigeria police said it has arrested some men that allegedly involved in the failed attack on the Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom. The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali, announced the arrest on Thursday at a special briefing of State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. “Those who organised and those who pulled…
15 Apr 2021
A new Sheriff is in town. There is a change of guard within the Nigeria Police amidst increasing insecurity in the country underlined by a takeover of virtually all parts of the country by new militarism, that is, non-state actors...
14 Apr 2021
On Tuesday, 58-year-old Usman Alkali Baba was named the Acting Inspector General of Police, taking over from Mohammed Adamu, whose tenure had expired in February.
5 Apr 2021
The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Otunba Gani Adams, has urged the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to redeploy the Oyo State Commissioner of Police, Mrs. Ngozi Onadeko.
8 Mar 2021
The Jumbo Major House of Bonny in Rivers State has urged the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to intervene in the theft of over N3 billion by oil firms.
5 Mar 2021
Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, yesterday, said the Nigeria Police Force is focused at institutionalising community policing as key framework in crime fighting in the country.
3 Mar 2021
Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, has declared herdsmen wielding AK-47 in the state as criminals. Obiano, who said this yesterday during a security summit held at Prof. Dora Akunyili Women Development Centre in Awka
28 Feb 2021
Following the heightened attacks by the Boko Haram insurgents in the northern part of the country, as well as, the general feeling of insecurity in the nation.....