Tag: Kyari

Hushpuppi: Buhari to decide fate of suspended police chief, Abba Kyari – Police Minister

The Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi has revealed that President Buhari will take the final decision on the extradition request of suspended head of the Intelligence Response Team, DCP Abba Kyari. Embattled Kyari is to answer allegations of complicity in the $1.1million bribe fraud perpetrated by celebrity Internet[Read More…]

Court blocks application seeking to stop AGF, Police from extraditing Kyari

A federal high court in Abuja on Thursday refused to grant an ex-parte application seeking to restrain the Nigeria Police and the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) from arresting and extraditing suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Abba Kyari.  Justice Ahmed Mohammed rejected the application filed by the Incorporated[Read More…]

Hushpuppi: Police Service Commission approves suspension of Abba Kyari

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has suspended Abba Kyari, a Deputy Commissioner of Police and Head, Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigeria Police Force from the exercise of the Powers and functions of his office following a US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) indictment. PSC is saddled with the[Read More…]

Abba Kyari: PSC won’t be bound by IGP’s review — Commissioner

A member of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Austin Braimoh, has said that the Commission would not be bound by the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba’s review of the fraud allegetion against DCP Abba Kyari. ‘Super cop’ Abba Kyari was indicted by the US Federal Bureau of Investigations[Read More…]

Hushpuppi: IGP recommends suspension of ‘super cop’, Abba Kyari

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Usman Alkali Baba, has recommended the suspension of a celebrated police officer, Abba Kyari following his alleged ties with internet fraudster, Ramon Abbas (a.k.a Hushpuppi). The recommendation was noted in a statement by the Police Spokesman, CP Frank Uba, in a letter dated July[Read More…]

Hushpuppi: Adamu Garba II defends Abba Kyari, says he is a ‘patriotic officer’

Former presidential candidate and businessman, Adamu Garba II, has thrown his weight behind Nigeria ‘Super Cop’, Abba Kyari, following the latter’s indictment by the US Department of Justice of being an accomplice in a fraudulent scheme masterminded by Ramon Abass, a.ka. Hushpuppi. NewsWireNGR earlier reported that the US Federal Bureau[Read More…]