Tag: IGP

IGP Adamu to appear in court for allegedly ignoring a court order

A Federal High Court, Abuja has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to appear before it on February 4, 2021, over his alleged continued disobedience to a lawful order of the court. The IGP has been asked to show cause in court why contempt charge should not[Read More…]

‘You can use your firearm; maim but you are not allowed to kill’ IGP tells officers

The Inspector General Of Police, Muhammad Adamu Abubakar, has charged his men not to feel discouraged by the #EndSARS protests staged by Nigerian youth calling for the end of its Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The police boss gave the charge during a visit to Ogun State police command Eleweran, Abeokuta.[Read More…]

#EndSARS: Police Committee says Hoodlums attacked 37 police stations, looted 100 AK-47

Following the recently hijacked EndSARS protests by hoodlums, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Special Committee reports that Hoodlums attacked 37 police stations, looted 100 AK-47 and 2,600 units of ammunition in Lagos.  Thousands of Nigerians marched in Lagos and other cities to demand an end to the Special Anti-Robbery Squad,[Read More…]

Police IG withdraws orderlies attached to Fani-Kayode, Emeka Offor, others

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate withdrawal of police personnel attached to the former minister of aviation, Femi Fani Kayode; billionaire businessman, Emeka Offor; some notable clerics and companies across the country. The directive affected 60 individuals, corporate and religious bodies including the Chris Oyakhilome’s Christ[Read More…]

#EndSARS: IGP visits Sanwo-Olu; says police officers need morale boost

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, received the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Muhammed Adamu, at the State House in Marina on a commiseration visit. It was the first time the IG would be visiting Lagos after a nationwide youth demonstration against human rights violations and brutality committed[Read More…]

Senate ammends Police Act, okays four-year single tenure for IGP

The Senate, on Tuesday, passed a bill which amended the Police Act and prescribed among others, a four-year single tenure for the office of the Inspector-General of Police. The proposed legislation is titled, “Police Act CAP P19 LFN 2004 (Repeal and Re-enactment) Bill, 2020” The bill states that the tenure[Read More…]

IGP Wants To Implicate Me In A Criminal Case – Senate President Saraki Cries Out

The Senate president, Bukola Saraki has raised alarm over the plot of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris to implicate him and Kwara state governor, Abdulfatah Ahmad in criminal case involving some cultists case, DailyTrust Newspaper reports.  Saraki who raised the alarm during today’s plenary said the IGP has[Read More…]

Sad News: 14-yr-old Ese Abducted From Bayelsa To Kano Is 5 Months Pregnant

14 year old Ese Rita Oruru, the Bayelsa born girl child who was abducted by Yunusa Dahiru, alias Yellow but rescued by the Police in Kano, has been discovered to be about 5 months pregnant, very reliable sources have told Vanguard. Consequently, it was gathered that the white Hijab dress[Read More…]

Breaking: Supreme Court Validates Fayose’s Mandate, Upholds His Election As Governor

By Chris Nomjov The Supreme Court, unanimously upheld the election of Mr. Ayodele Fayose as the Ekiti State Governor, on Tuesday morning. The verdict puts to rest the lingering legal battle to unseat the Governor, by the All Progressive Congress (APC). ?In the unanimous decision by the seven-man panel led[Read More…]

Police Cautions Trouble Makers Ahead Of Saturday’s Polls

The Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, has re-affirmed the commitment of the Nigeria Police Force to ensure hitch free gubernatorial and State House of Assembly polls on 11th April 2015. He warned all trouble makers that may attempt to foment trouble before, during and after the elections to desist from[Read More…]