Three policemen dismissed for reckless shooting
Three policemen attacked to Lagos State police command was this morning dismissed for alleged reckless shooting. Lagos State police spokesman, Chike Oti who broke the news of the dismissal to newsmen urged other policemen to conduct themselves in line with the police creed. According to Oti, "The general public is hereby informed that three policemen…
At least seven killed in fresh violence in Rivers
Gunmen killed at least seven people Thursday at a farm in Nigeria's Rivers State, police said, the latest violence to hit the oil-rich southern region. The attack, believed to have been carried out by criminal gangs, came three days after gunmen described as "bandits" and "cult" members, killed 16 churchgoers as they were returning from…
IGP asks police personnel to observe constitutional roles of life protection
The Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, has enjoined officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force to rededicate themselves to their constitutional duty of protecting lives and property of Nigerians and foreigners resident in the country.
Police, NIS sign MoU on Interpol
The Nigeria Police Force and the Nigeria Immigration Service ( NIS), on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the extension of the use of INTERPOL i-24/7 to the service.
Police smash armed gang in Enugu
The Enugu State Police Command has smashed a six-man armed robbery gang and captured four of the gang members operating within 9th Mile Corner on the outskirts of Enugu.
Police arrest two for murder, kidnapping
The Police Command in Zamfara says it has arrested two suspects (names withheld), allegedly connected with the kidnapping and murder of one Sani Saidu in Guru, Maru Local Government Area.
Fresh attacks hit Zamfara communities
The Police Command in Zamfara has confirmed fresh attacks by arm bandits on some communities in Shinkafi and Maradun Local Government Areas of the state. The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) for the command, DSP Muhammad Shehu, made the confirmation to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Gusau on Sunday. Shehu said the attackers had…
Police distribute 2,500 leaflets on security tips, distress call numbers in Enugu
The Enugu State Police Command, on Saturday, distributed over 2,500 leaflets with security tips, distress call numbers and social media addresses in Enugu.