Police ready for 2019 elections – IGP…

The Inspector General of Police, (IGP)Ibrahim Idris has affirmed that the police are ready to provide adequate security to ensure free and fair election during the 2019 general elections. The IGP stated this when he received a delegation of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on a fact finding mission to Nigeria on…

How petrol attendant, supervisor planned robbery- Police…

NAN The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, on Monday in Lagos, told newsmen that a petrol attendant and his supervisor, planned and robbed the filling station where they worked. The CP, who briefed the press at the Lagos Police Command, said the police received information on a robbery operation at a filling station…

Stay away from cultism, Police tell students…

NAN The Enugu State Police Command has advised secondary school students against peer pressure that could lead them to becoming members of cult groups. The command’s spokesperson, SP Ebere Amaraizu, gave the advice on Friday while addressing students of Coal Camp Secondary School, Ogbete, Enugu, at their assembly hall. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)…

Police nabs 8 suspects with 11 human skulls in Kwara…

NAN The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday said it had arrested eight suspected ritual killers, including a woman with 11 human skulls in Ilorin, Kwara. Acting DCP Jimoh Moshood, the Force Public Relations Officer, disclosed this at a news conference in Abuja. He listed the suspects as: Azeez Yakubu, principal suspect, Ahmed Yahaya, Abdulfatai Kadri…

Senate investigates pipeline explosion in Abia…

NAN The Senate has mandated its committees on Petroleum Downstream and Police Affairs to probe alleged role of security operatives in the pipeline explosion in Abia State, where 150 villagers were allegedly killed. This followed a motion by Sen. Theodore Orji (PDP-Abia) at plenary on Wednesday. Orji lamented that the carnage and avoidable loss of…

Police launch manhunt for killers of cop in Bayelsa…

NAN The Police Command in Bayelsa has intensified efforts to fish out the killers of a police officer in the state last Sunday night and ensure that they are all prosecuted. The new Commissioner of Police in the state, Mr Ebere Onyeagoro, said at his maiden news conference on Monday in Yenagoa that the officer…

Police Summon Saraki, Melaye, Others Over Abuja Protest…

The Police have summoned Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki, Senators Dino Melaye and Ben Bruce who were among those involved in a protest on Friday. The senators and other leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), took to the streets of Abuja, to protest over the outcome of the recently concluded Osun State…

Jos Unrest: Police take over troubled areas…

NAN The Plateau Police Command, says it has mobilised its armed personnel to quell unrest in some parts of Jos North Local Government Area of the state. DSP Terna Tyopev, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the Command, announced this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Jos. He said the…

Police arrests 16 suspects in possession of illegal items during...

The men of Nigerian police have arrested sixteen suspects in possession of illegal items during Osun state gubernatorial election rerun. This was disclosed in a statement on Thursday by the force’s spokesperson, Folasade Odoro, who claimed the sixteen suspects were arrested on a stop and search by the police in Orolu local Government in Osun…

Osun 2018: Police Reads Riot Act To Troublemakers, Rioters…

The Deputy Inspector General of Police, Department of Operations (DOPS), Force Headquarters, Abuja who is Supervising DIG for Osun 2018 Governorship Election, DIG Joshak Habila has read a riot act to those planning to cause violence during tomorrow’s supplementary elections in Osun to have a re-think as measures are in place to clampdown on violent people on…

Police recover $470.5m, N9b NNPC fund, INEC bribe money…

The notification of the recovery was contained in a statement on Thursday by the Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, who also announced massive haul of arms and ammunition following a directive by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris Visit the newspaper for these and other news