Friday, 29th September 2023

Nigeria Police Force

21 Sep
The Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, said the security officers killed in Imo State on Tuesday, were responding to a fake distress call from the area, which lured them into an ambush.
19 Sep
• Gunmen demand N100m ransom for abducted Catholic Priest’s release Police in Enugu State, yesterday, allegedly killed three members of the indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern Security Network (ESN) for attempting to enforce illegal sit-at-home order in the state. Spokesperson for the state police Command, Daniel Ndukwe, said the suspects were ‘neutralised’ at…
12 Sep
.We are investigating, says Hundeyin A Lagos-based businessman, Samsudeen Oluwo, has petitioned the acting Inspector General of police (IGP), Kayode Egbetokun, and the state Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohunwa, over alleged use of police officers for land grabbing and intimidation by a developer, Saheed Mosadoluwa, known as Ibile. Oluwo, who spoke through Executive Project Director,…
7 Sep
Sre: The recent so-called benefits paid to policemen who died in active service in Kwara State have exposed the nagging injustice in the way and manner policemen are treated in Nigeria.
4 Sep
Controversy, yesterday, trailed Nigeria Police Force’s alleged discovery of a gas pistol (Spyder Victor) recovered from a robbery gang in Lagos.
18 Aug
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has partnered the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to fight drug abuse in Yobe State.
28 Jul
• Stakeholders blame FG for insecurity in region • To file legal action against human rights violators   Nigeria Police Force (NPF) said it has revisited its strategies aimed at fighting activities of members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in South. Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG) in charge of Zone 9 Headquarters, Umuahia,…
18 Jul
Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has described as fake, a signal, which went viral on social media, alleging removal of police orderlies from political bigwigs.
8 Jul
Ebonyi Government has hailed the Nigeria Police Force on the arrest of a 15-member gang following Tuesday’s shooting in the state.
30 Jun
Sir: The rate at which members of the Nigeria Police force are being killed almost on a daily basis calls for serious concern and indeed needs an urgent solution in order to stem the tide, boost the morale of our men in the force and restore their confidence and commitment to duty.
30 Jun
Determination by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to withdraw from Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) and go back to defined benefit could derail the initiative, which has grown to N1.5 trillion within 19 years.
17 Jun
Mr Usman Baba, has approved the deployment of the two newly promoted Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIG), Frank Mba and Bala Ciroma to departments.


The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) Bauchi State Chapter, says it is gearing up and mobilising members for a nationwide strike called by labour unions from Tuesday. Mr Dauda Shu’aibu, the State NLC Chairman, stated this at a news conference on Thursday in Bauchi, saying the decision was in compliance with the directives of the national…
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The Minister of Works, Sen. Dave Umahi, said the Federal Government would begin immediate reconstruction of the collapsed Enugu/Port Harcourt expressway. Umahi said this when he and Gov. Peter Mbah of Enugu State visited the scene of the collapsed bridge for an on-the-spot assessment as part of his working visit to the state. He said…
55 mins ago
A small group of Tunisians arrived by boat on the Italian island of Lampedusa Friday, the first landing in over a week after a surge fuelled tensions in Europe over migration. Seventeen Tunisians were admitted to the island's migrant reception centre, which earlier this month was overrun after 8,500 arrived in just three days, Italy's…
1 hour ago
....Sensitize shop owners on the dangers of tobacco usage The Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) in collaboration with The Nigeria Police Force and Management Sciences for Health (MSH) and other partners led an enforcement campaign to major supermarkets and lounges within the Federal Capital City. Areas visited by Mr. S B Gadzama, Director, Operations and…
1 hour ago
N He posted on his “X” space, formerly twitter, that, “Balogun Olamilekan Eletu aka Sam Larry is now in our custody. He is currently assisting with an ongoing investigation. #justice4Mohbad #justiceforMohbad” However, Nigerians who were not pleased with such a statement took to his comment section to vent their displeasure about his choice of…