Confusing state police with community policing
The need to properly and effectively police the nation according to global best practices came to the fore again last week when South-south governors
Senate increases contracts mobilisation fee by 30%, amends procurement act
The Senate yesterday increased mobilisation fee of local contractors from 15 to 30 per cent in what it believes will reduce the bureaucratic issues that delay the execution of projects by amending the Procurement Act.
Police unit apprehends 19-year-old man over alleged capital market fraud
Police operatives attached to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has apprehended a 19-year-old man, Damilola Balogun for allegedly using a fake WhatsApp platform
Police arrest telecom mast thieves in Ogun
Operatives of Ogun State Police Command at the weekend arrested three members of a syndicate who specialised in vandalising masts belonging to telecommunications companies.
Bangladesh arrests 15 Islamist suspects in major sweep
Bangladesh police arrested 15 suspected members of a banned Islamist extremist group from the country's second-largest city, officials said Saturday.
New police boss declares emergency on Lagos traffic
The Commissioner of Lagos State Command, CP Hakeem Odumosu yesterday declared a state of emergency on traffic management and control in the state. This is barely two days after he took over as the new police boss in Lagos State.
Disabilities’ centre urges investigation of fake police officers in Bayelsa guber poll
Memebrs of Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the public to investigate the fake police officers that overpowered the 66,241 personnel deployed in polling units during the governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states.
Police arraign 2 minors, 1 man for allegedly stealing soft drinks worth N48,000
The police on Tuesday arraigned two minors and a 22-year-old man, Muhammad Mustapha at the Karu Grade I Area Court, Abuja for allegedly stealing soft drinks worth N48,000. The police charged the defendants with three counts of joint acts, criminal trespass and theft. They, however, denied committing the offence. The Prosecution Counsel, Vincent Osuji, told…
Police confirm three dead at Kogi poll
The police in Lokoja on Sunday confirmed three persons dead during the governorship election held in Kogi on Saturday. The Commission of Police in Kogi, Mr Akeem Busari, who confirmed the deaths to newsmen