Friday, 12th August 2022
Breaking News:

Nigeria police

2 days ago
About 25 security personnel drawn from the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), the Department of State Security (DSS), Nigerian Airforce (NAF), Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Nigeria Corrections Service (NCS), and the Nigerian Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have been trained on human rights.
1 Aug
The Nigeria Police High Command has expressed concern over incessant and unauthorised possession and use of its uniforms and accoutrements by individuals, movies and skit makers.
25 Jul
The Nigerian Correctional Service (NCoS), Enugu State Command, says it has beefed up security in its Enugu, Nsukka, and Oji-River custodial centres in the state.
21 Jul
Another example mentioned for the failure or weaknesses in the present centralized Police structure was the inability of the Nigeria Police to contend with the high rate of violent crimes which ravaged major towns all over the country.
15 Jul
Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Boboye Oyeyemi on Thursday ordered compliance with a directive from the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba over the ban on spy number plates. The IGP on Wednesday ordered a total ban on the use of police spy number plates by vehicle owners across the…
13 Jul
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered a total ban on all use of Police SPY vehicle number plates by vehicle owners across the states ‘without exceptions’. “This is irrespective of whether it is authorized, or not, as all authorizations are hereby revoked indefinitely,” police spokesman Olumuyiwa Adejobi said in a statement…
11 Jul
Police on Monday said they arrested two notorious cultists and recovered ammunition along Auchi-Ekperi road in Edo. This is contained in a statement by ASP Jennifer Iwegbu, the Deputy Police Public Relations Officer, made available to NAN in Benin. Iwegbu said operatives of the command attached to Fugar Divisional Police Headquarters were on routine Patrol/stop…
30 Jun
A Rivers State High court sitting in Port Harcourt has sentenced a dismissed police Sergeant, James Imanilu, to death by hanging for the murder of a commercial driver identified as David Legbara. Justice Elsie Thompson, while delivering her judgment found Sergeant Imanilu guilty of the murder of Late Legbara who was shot dead at Wimpy…
14 Jun
Organisers of the historic World Athletics silver-label Okpekpe International 10km Road Race say the success of the eighth edition of the event was enhanced by the adequate security provided by both the Nigeria Police and the Department of State Security, DSS. Race director, Zack Amodu, says the race organisers have always taken the security of…
14 Jun
The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has sentenced two drug traffickers, Chibunna Patrick Umeibe and Emeka Alphonsus Ezenwane, who were linked to the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, Abba Kyari, to six years imprisonment. The court, in a judgement delivered by trial Justice Emeka Nite, convicted Umeibe and Ezenwanne on counts 5, 6…
11 Jun
During one of my many discussions of Igbo politics with Chinenye Mba-Uzoukwu, one of those people I look up to a lot, he said something poignant. He said, “Cheta, you speak of these things like you are expecting an ideal. You cannot have an impact among your people until you accept them as what they…
9 Jun
Under the extant police Act signed in 2020 by President Muhammadu Buhari, the police are assigned the legal obligations of law enforcement and there are a plethora of provisions


1 day ago
Tems was listed on the lineup of performers at the 10th anniversary of the Global Citizen Festival. The 2022 Global Music Festival is scheduled to hold on Saturday, 24th September 2022, in New York City’s Central Park, presented by Citi and Cisco, and Black Star Square in Accra, Ghana, presented by Harith General Partners. Since…
1 day ago
Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Thursday said work on the state’s Leather Hub has reached 65 per cent completion.
1 day ago
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday received the new President of the ECOWAS Commission and his Management Team, telling them the kind of sub-regional body West African leaders desire and must have.
1 day ago
The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, says state governors have no justification to challenge the $418 million deductions from the Paris Club refund paid to consultants they hired.
1 day ago
Shiraz Khota, Human Experience Management Sales Leader at SAP Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 11 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- With the world gripped in a state of unprecedented uncertainty following the disruption of the pandemic and the transformational impact of technology, companies are facing an uphill battle with attracting, motivating and retaining top talent. According to Shiraz…