Ex-NPL boss, Baribote, Club Owners trade words over legality of association
The Club Owners Association has queried the motive of the former chairman, Nigeria Premier League (NPL), and second vice president of the Nigeria Football Federation
80 women, girls reportedly raped in six months, say CSOs
The Coalition of Civil Society Groups, in continuation of ongoing condemnation and protests against rising cases of rape and violence against the girl-child, yesterday at the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) headquarters in Abuja demanded that the federal government...
Nigeria’s mounting insecurity and community policing conundrum
The national security challenge is getting worse. The situation is so bad that Nigerians could be said to be literally living precariously sandwiched between dreaded terrorists, merciless bandits, cruel kidnappers, and ruthless ritual killers.
Tattoos don’t mean you are irresponsible, say police
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), has said that Tattoos don’t make people irresponsible in as much as such a person can express and explain his or herself in a modest way.
Senate to support Nigeria Police Force through legislative intervention
The Senate has pledged to support the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) with the required legislative interventions to combat rising insecurity in the country.
Lottery commission threatens to arrest, revoke licences of erring operators
In a move to tackle challenges of dwindling revenue, the Director-General, National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC) Lanre Gbajabiamila has asked all erring lottery operators to defray all debts owed to the Federal Government or face stiff sanctions which may include revocation of licenses, as well as arrests and prosecution.
NSITF urges contributors of defunct NPF to approach Trustfund for documentation
The Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), has appealed to contributors to the defunct National Provident Fund (NPF), and NSITF contributory pension scheme to approach Trustfund Pensions Limited
‘Parading of suspects by security agencies illegal, unconstitutional’
The Executive Director of Cleen Foundation, Dr. Benson Olugbuo has decried the parading of suspects by the officers of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) and other security agencies in the country.
Fatoyinbo: Rights group accuses police of compromise
A human rights organisation, Social Justice League, has called on the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), and other security agencies to stop harassing and intimidating the founder and the Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA), Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo, over the allegation of rape leveled against him by Mrs. Bukola Dakolo.
PenCom attributes accumulation of N9tr pension assets to OPS support
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has attributed netting N9 trillion worth of pension assets under the Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS) to Organised Private Sector (OPS’) support.