Nigeria Police Force
As new IGP takes rein, decentralisation of policing on front burner
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.
Owerri attacks meant to distract Uzodimma, Speaker insists
The Imo House of Assembly has described the Monday’s attacks by hoodlums on headquarters of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and the Nigerian Correctional Services...
PSC refutes marginalisation in police promotions
The Police Service Commission (PSC), yesterday, restated that it did not marginalize any part of the country in the promotion of officers of the Nigeria Police Force.
Police arrest two armed robbery suspects during operation
Operatives of the Nigeria Police Force, Ogun State Command, have arrested two robbery suspects while operating at the Sagamu interchange area of Lagos-Ibadan expressway.
Police apologise to Nigerians over SARS operatives’ excesses, protests
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), yesterday, apologised to Nigerians over the excesses of some police officers that resulted in last year’s #EndSARS protests, stating that the police
Police spokesman, Lagos Deputy Commissioner elevated to CP
Spokesman of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Frank Mba, and Deputy Commissioner of Police, Operations, Lagos State Command, Mohammed Ali, were among the officers elevated...
Police ask court to stop SARS probe, group kicks
Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, approached the Federal High Court in Abuja asking it to stop judicial panels of inquiry probing into alleged police brutality.
Police move to return Maina from Niger
Following arrest of erstwhile chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina in Niamey, Niger Republic, the Nigeria Police Force is perfecting his extradition to enable him to face tria