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.
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...
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…
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.....
The Police say they have started a coordinated search-and-rescue operation for the 300 students of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe, Zamfara, Abducted by gunmen on Friday.
Governors of the 19 Nothern States and traditional rulers of the region are meeting in Kaduna over security challenges bedevilling the region.