Tag: IGP

“If The Oba Denied It, Who Am I To Say He Did Make It” – IG Sulaiman Abba

Inspector General of Police, Suleiman Abba has stated the Oba of Lagos did not threaten Igbo residents in Lagos. IG Abba stated this while commenting on the reported threat of Ndigbo in Lagos State by the Oba of Lagos, Oba Rilwan Akiolu. According to him, the royal father denied the[Read More…]

Police To Deploy More Officers To Rivers Ahead Of Saturday’s Elections

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Suleiman Abba, has deployed more police personnel to Rivers State and other volatile states ahead next Saturday’s elections. IG Abba added that, so far, three suspects have been arrested in Enugu in connection with the blast that took place in the Coal City, during[Read More…]

Police Release Number Plates Of Recovered, Stolen Vehicles

Following series of distress calls of stolen vehicles,  a major operation, the Inspector-General of Police Special Taskforce on Heinous Crimes, has busted a notorious criminal gang that specializes in snatching of vehicles at different points across the country. Four suspects linked with these criminal activities have been arrested and fifty-one[Read More…]

IGP Lays Foundation For The Development Of Nigeria Police Technological Infrastructure

31st October,2014 Press Release The Inspector-General of Police, Ag.IGP Suleiman Abba, ,  CFR, NPOM, NPM, mni  Yesterday inaugurated a Technical Audit Committee for the assessment of the Nigeria Police Force Technical Assets.   The ceremony which took place at the Force Headquarters, Abuja, was an affirmation of the pivotal role of[Read More…]

Tambuwal Reacts To Withdrawal Of His Security Details, Says Its Unconstitutional

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal, on Thursday accused the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Suleiman Abba, of breaching the 1999 Constitution by withdrawing the speaker’s police security personnel. In a statement issued  by his media aide Imam Imam, Tambuwal said the withdrawal is contrary to the[Read More…]

Boko Haram: IGP Says 30 Policemen Still Missing

Acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mr Suleiman Abba, on Tuesday said 30 policemen were still missing, more than two months after Boko Haram terrorists attacked their training facility in Gwoza in Borno state. A statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Emmanuel Ojukwu had said thirty five police officers[Read More…]

IGP Greets Muslims At Sallah

The Inspector-General of Police, Ag. IGP Suleiman Abba, CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni on behalf of the entire workforce of the Nigeria Police Force, extends his hearty greetings to all Muslims in Nigeria, on this year’s Eid-el Kabir celebration. As part of efforts to ensure hitch-free celebrations, the IGP has ordered[Read More…]

Ban on Road Block Still In Force As IGP Insists On Extensive Police Visibility Patrol

The Inspector-General of Police, Acting IGP Suleiman Abba, NPM, NPOM, mni, has stated unequivocally that the order banning the setting up of Police road-blocks nationwide is still strictly in force. In a directive issued to all Commands and Formations of the Force, the IGP warned that all semblances of Police[Read More…]