Friday, 8th December 2023


1 Dec
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has taken delivery of printed training manuals, curriculum, office furniture, fittings, and other equipment for its three police colleges and one training school from the Global Security-Sector-Reform Foundation ...
25 Nov
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has approved yearly recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), the Inspector General of Police (IGP), IGP Kayode Egbetokun, has disclosed.
17 Oct
On the third anniversary of the #EndSARS protest this month, it is important to assess its far-reaching effects on Nigeria’s politics. What connects the protest – primarily a protest against excessive police use of force – to politics and governance...
18 Sep
The Nigeria Police Force has warned the general public about recent activities of some individuals operating as middlemen, acting as negotiators, and exploiting the names of high-ranking police officers, including that of the Inspector-General of Police, Olukayode Egbetokun, to intimidate and coerce others on behalf of individuals who are currently in police custody over involvement…
11 Sep
A housewife, identified as Patience, has been killed in Mile Six area of Jalingo, the capital of Taraba State, by suspected kidnappers. Also, two persons were abducted during the incident that occurred yesterday, in the state capital. 
5 Sep
The Tinubu-led government has growth in Small, Medium and Large Enterprises (SMLE) as one of its key agendas. This requires that all aspects of workers’ welfare be prioritised, since motivated workers are likely to be more productive and drive higher economic growth.
30 Aug
Minister of Police Affairs, Senator Ibrahim Gaidam, has charged the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (NPTF) to equip the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) with local and foreign professional training to enable them effectively tackle criminality in the country.
24 Aug
In view of the existence of ungoverned spaces, under-served areas, low personnel ratio, and limited resources available to the Nigeria Police Force policing the country appears like rocket science.
11 Apr
The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) has revealed plans to immediately prosecute the three officers involved in the assault of an unidentified man in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
12 Jan
Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Zone 7 Police Command, Kayode Egbetokun, has directed operatives of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Command to “intensify stop and search operation” in the city, ahead of the 2023 election.
4 Jan
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, (HURIWA), yesterday, called on the Federal Government to ensure independence of the Police Service Commission (PSC) and Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for effective discharge of their constitutional mandates.
1 Jan
“I will kill you and nothing will happen.” “If you say anything again I will just waste you. I’ve wasted many of your type, so you will not be the first or the last.”


Former Super Eagles striker Joseph Akpala will take charge of Belgian club Kortrijk on a temporary bases. The club announced on their X handle that Akpala will handle the team pending the arrival of a new coach. Akpala was put in charge of the team following the sacking of former handler Glen De Boeck. The…
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Former Sierra Leone president reported to police in Freetown on Friday to be questioned over what the government has called an attempted coup at the end of November, an AFP journalist said. Koroma, who led the West African nation for 11 years until 2018, arrived at around 10:00 am local time (1000 GMT) at the…
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Dangote Oil Refinery on Friday confirmed the arrival of the first one million barrels of crude shipment so as to commence fuel production.
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N-Power beneficiaries announce nationwide protest over nine-month unpaid stipends
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The Nigerian Army on Friday announced it will hold the COAS Annual Conference 2023 for seven days in Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State.
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French President Emmanuel Macron felt compelled Friday to justify allowing a Jewish ritual at the Elysee palace after critics accused him of failing to respect France's secular traditions. During an award ceremony on Thursday -- at which Macron was handed a prize for his stance against anti-Semitism -- France's Chief Rabbi Haim Korsia lit the…
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The Ministry of Works has said that preliminary works will begin on the proposed Abuja-Lagos Superhighway in the year 2024.
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All four members of BLACKPINK have renewed their contracts with their longtime agency, YG Entertainment. This comes after months of speculation and uncertainty surrounding their future with the company. The news was confirmed by YG Entertainment in a regulatory filing, sending their stock prices soaring by nearly 30%. Fans erupted in celebration online, expressing their…
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The Federal Government, on Friday, given palliatives to 80 cattle farmers affected by the 2022 flood disaster in Oyo State. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the palliatives were given to the beneficiaries on behalf of the federal government by Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (FMAFS) at Moore Plantation, Apata, Ibadan,…
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Entertainment Week Lagos (EWL), Africa's premier entertainment convergence, has unveiled a stellar lineup of speakers made up of prominent figures in the entertainment and creatives industries across Africa for its second edition scheduled to hold from December 13 to 20, 2023, at the Livespot Entertarium, Lagos.