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Senate Confirms Musiliu Smith As Police Service Commission Chairman

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of former Inspector General of Police, Mr. Musiliu Smith, as Chairman of Police Service Commission, PSC. Five other nominees were also confirmed by the Senate as full time Commissioners and members of the PSC. This was sequel to the consideration of the Report of the Committee on Police […]

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Policemen Extort N100,000 From Building Contractor Through POS

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Some policemen attached to the Anti-Kidnapping Unit of the Edo State Police Command, have been accused of extorting N100,000  from a building contractor, Emmanuel Alabede.   The operatives allegedly collected the money using Point Of Sale (POS) machine after threatening to kill him if he failed to give the bribe.     PUNCH Metro learnt […]

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Begin Preparation For 2019 Election, Police Service Commission Tells Nigeria Police

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has called on the Nigeria Police Force to begin preparation  for the Osun governorship election scheduled for September and  the 2019 general elections. A statement by the commission’s Head, Press and Public Relations, Mr Ikechukwu Ani, said the commission’s Permanent Secretary, Musa Istifanus, made the call on Monday in Abuja, […]

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Police To Pay N5 Million To Any Person(s) With Useful Information That Will Lead To The Arrest Of Killers Of 11 Policemen In Abuja And Edo

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni promptly on the 3rd July, 2018 set-up a team of Specialized Crack Investigation Detectives, Police Scene of Crime Experts and Technical Intelligence Unit of the Force to investigate the ambush attack and killing of seven (7) Policemen while on duty on 2nd July, 2018 […]

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No More Wearing Of Mufti, SARS Jackets By Policemen In Lagos – Lagos CP, Imohimi Says

By   /  July 14, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Lagos Police Commissioner, Edgal Imohimi warns that no policeman in Lagos should operate wearing mufti or just SARS jacket. According to Imohimi he said  any police personnel caught violating the order would face sanction, this is as the police commissioner reveals that the personnel who recently assaulted a lawyer in the state would be […]

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Tambuwal Condemns Killing Of Policemen, Commiserates With Families

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

I wish to commiserate with the families, friends, colleagues and associates of all our beloved fellow citizens, who lost their lives in the persistent and senseless killings now occuring in all parts of our dear country.   Indeed, the growing spate of mindless shedding of innocent blood, especially of policemen and other security personnel on […]

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How Fayose Was ‘Teargassed’ As Security Operatives Storm PDP Rally Venue

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Security operatives have dispersed supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from the venue of the party’s rally ahead of the governorship election in the state. Party members had converged on the popular Fajuyi Park in Ado Ekiti, the state capital on Wednesday before gunshots were reportedly fired into the air. Afterwards, Governor Ayodele Fayose […]

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Court Passes Death Sentence On Police Corporal That Killed Okada Rider

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

Yewa Connecting Minds (YCM) have welcomed Thursday’s 5th of July judgment with excitement as they trooped into the town to celebrate the judgement.   The High Court sitting in Ilaro, Ogun State, has sentenced a police corporal Moruf Awoleke, with service number 389719, to death by hanging for unlawfully killing a commercial motorcyclist, late Akanji […]

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Police Deploys 30,000 Police Officers For Ekiti Election, Says DIG Operations To Coordinate Security During Election

By   /  July 9, 2018  /  Flashbacks  /  No Comments

The Ekiti State Governorship election is scheduled to hold on the 14th of JULY, 2018. To this end the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris NPM, mni, has directed that a robust and elaborate security arrangement be implemented in Ekiti State to ensure peaceful, credible, free and fair election.   The Deputy Inspector […]

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Police Arrest Five Suspects In Connection With The Killing Of 7 Policemen In Abuja

By   /  July 8, 2018  /  Headlines  /  No Comments

The Nigeria Police has said it has arrested five suspects in connection with the killing of seven policemen at Galadimawa, Abuja.   In a statement signed by the Spokesperson acting DCP Jimoh Moshood he said; “the investigation team have so far arrested five suspects connected to the killings.”   He noted that, “however, there is […]

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