Tag: Inspector-General of Police

“No murderer will go unpunished,” – Police condemns the murder of security operatives across the country

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has condemned the murder of security operatives and attacks on facilities in some states of the federation. Adamu, in a statement issued on Sunday via his spokesman, Frank Mba, said no murder will go unpunished. “No murderer will go unpunished,” the IGP said while[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…]

Breaking: IGP Orders ALL ex-SARS operatives to report to force HQ Abuja

Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police, has set up a new unit to replace the disbanded special anti-robbery squad (SARS). The formation of the new unit was announced 48 hours after the IGP dissolved SARS following a nationwide outrage. In a statement on Tuesday, Frank Mba, force spokesman, said the IGP[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…]

For Demanding For The Protection of His People, Nigerian Police Label Benue Governor, “Drowning Man”

Jimoh Moshood, public relations officer of the Nigeria Police Force, has described Samuel Ortom, governor of Benue state, as “a drowning man”. Moshood said this in response to the demand of Ortom that Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police, should resign. When he appeared before a senate committee on Friday, Idris[Read More…]

IGP Is Angry The Catholic Church Counted Number of Persons Killed By Herdsmen In Kaduna

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has disagreed with the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), on the number of people killed in the Southern Kaduna crises. The Catholic Archdiocese of Kafanchan had alleged that the unrest in Southern Kaduna had claimed over 808 lives, in 53 villages in the[Read More…]

Nigeria Police Set Up Panel To Probe Governor Nyesom Wike’s ‘Threat To Kill Electoral Officials’

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has constituted a panel of detectives to investigate crisis associated with the recent Rivers rerun elections. A key aspect of the investigation would be a forensic examination of an audio clip containing threats allegedly made by Governor Nyesom Wike to kill electoral officials[Read More…]

Inspector General of Police Deploys Tactical Operation Unit To Arepo/Ibafor

The Inspector-General of Police, Ag.IGP Ibrahim Idris, NPM, mni on June 30, 2016 deployed a Tactical Operation Unit, comprising the Police Mobile Force, the Counter-Terrorism Unit with the back-up of an Air Surveillance Team to flush out vandals and other criminal elements operating in Arepo and Ibafor areas of Ogun[Read More…]

Nigeria Police Retire AIG Mbu, Ogunsakin, 19 Others ALL Senior To New Acting IG

The Police Service Commission on Friday approved the retirement of 21 Assistant Inspectors-General of Police. The retirement followed the elevation of Idris Ibrahim, who was a junior to the officers in rank, to the position of Inspector-General by President Muhammadu Buhari. In a statement signed by Ikechukwu Ani, Head of[Read More…]

Acting IGP Writes Buhari, Wants To Retire 30 Senior Police Officers

No fewer than 30 senior officers of the Nigeria Police are set for retirement. This was sequel to a letter written to the presidency by the new acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris last week. The officers who are of the rank of Assistant Inspector General (AIG) of police,[Read More…]