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#EndSARS: Nigerian Police withdraws petition to end ongoing judicial panel

The Nigeria Police Force has Friday, applied to withdraw its petition that requested a court order to dismantle the  Independent Judicial panel of Inquiry probing allegations of police brutality and human rights violations by the Police and defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad. The Force had on Thursday filed a petition to[Read More…]

#EndSARS: Police petitions Court to stop all the panel of Inquiry 

The Nigeria Police Force has on Thursday filed a petition to the Federal High court in Abuja seeking to suspend and end all independent Judicial panel of Inquiry probing allegations of police brutality and human rights violations by the Police and defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad.  The petition with suit number[Read More…]

Robbers attacked Ogun church, beat members to stupor, and kidnapped

Men of Ogun State Police Command have arrested five armed robbers who attacked members of a church, beat them to a stupor, and kidnapped one of them. The robbers reportedly invaded a Christ Apostolic Church, situated at Gudugbe Alagbon area of Wasimi in Ewekoro Local Government Area of the state.[Read More…]

“In my village, they mock me that my husband died in SARS and there is no grave where I can point that he was buried” – , Mother of seven tells Panel #EndSARS

Christina Nnatuanya, a mother of seven who alleged that her husband, Linus Nnatuanya was killed by officers of the now defunct SARS has told the Judicial panel how her late husband was brutalised and left to die in the cell.  The mother of seven told the Anambra state panel on[Read More…]

Just In: Police officer attached to a VIP kill one and critically injure another in Ekiti

A police officer identified as Tishe Goji has shot two people in Ekiti State, killing one and critically injuring the other.  According to multiple sources, the incident happened at the Queen’s court area on Sunday morning and the VIP which the police officer is attached to is yet to be[Read More…]

Breaking: Nigerian Police Launches Cybercrime Unit at the INTERPOL Annex

The Nigeria Police Force, @PoliceNG has unveiled a Cybercrime Reporting Web Portal. “The portal (https://incb.police.gov.ng) is part of efforts that ensures ease of crime reportage by the public to enable prompt investigation, arrest and prosecute perpetrators of cybercrime & other related offences,” the statement issued Thursday reads. According to the[Read More…]

Police arrest another #EndSARS protester, he has been moved to an undisclosed location

The Lagos State police command has arrested an #EndSARS protester, Eromosele Adenle, for undisclosed reasons. Adenle revealed his arrest in a series of tweets before he was taken away by policemen attached to the Area F Command, Ikeja. He tweeted photos of a white Hilux van and men suspected to[Read More…]

Buhari again begs young Nigerians to stop #Endsars protests

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday in Abuja appealed to Nigerian youths to end street protests and participate in meaningful discussions with government aimed at comprehensive reforms to end all forms of police brutality against Nigerians. The President spoke in his message to the maiden National Youth Day celebration, observed on November[Read More…]

Fredrick Nwabufo: 22 Officers killed, Police Lives Matter

Humanity is all inclusive. There are no higher or lesser humans. We all breathe the same air. Whether doctor, lawyer, journalist, police or soldier; we are all humans first, and as such we are entitled to the natural right to exist, to live. When this right is breached – even[Read More…]

#Endsars: Nigerians should find a way to protect themselves during ’ember’ months – Police DPO

After a joint meeting of law-enforcement officers, in areas worst affected by EndSARS protests in Southern part of the country, a police officer (name withheld) who attended the meeting pointed out that Nigerians should not anticipate getting adequate security during the ember months and forthcoming yuletide celebration. The policeman, who[Read More…]