Tag: NPF

#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…]

Governors of the 19 northern states have rejected the disbandment of SARS

Governors of the 19 northern states have rejected the disbandment of the special anti-robbery squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Simon Lalong, Plateau state governor and chairman of the Northern Governors Forum, told State House correspondents after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari in Abuja on Thursday that[Read More…]

“I Didn’t Steal Police Vehicles” – Former Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase

The immediate past Inspector-General of Police, Solomon Arase on Monday dismissed as lies the claim by his successor, Ibrahim Idris that he carted away 24 vehicles belonging to the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, while retiring. Idris had told reporters at the weekend that Arase went away with 24 police vehicles[Read More…]

#NigeriaDecides Police Officer Guns Down Youth That Stayed Back To View Election Result Sheet In Akwa.Ibom State

By Chris Nomjov Fresh from the alleged reports of cases of electoral misgivings in Akwa Ibom, a mobile policeman, on Saturday reportedly shot dead by at Ibiam street, Uyo, the Akwa Ibom capital for insisting on sighting the result sheets for the presidential and national assembly elections. It was learnt[Read More…]

“Open Letter To The Inspector General Of Police”

Reactions continue to trail today’s call by the Inspector General of Police on voters, to vacate polling booths after voting. Here is a letter from United Nations Peace Ambassador, Abiodun Oyinlade; ADEOLA AUSTIN OYINLADE, LLB, BL, LLM, United Nations Peace Ambassador Email: [email protected] _____________________________________________________________________________________ 20th March, 2015 Mr. Suleiman Abba,[Read More…]

Christmas: Police Assures Of Adequate Security Nationwide

The Nigeria Police has put in place operational strategies to enhance security provision during this year’s Christmas holidays and beyond. The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Suleiman Abba CFR, NPM, NPOM, mni has since directed all Zonal Assistant Inspectors-General of Police and Commissioners of Police in charge of State Commands to[Read More…]

Nigeria Police Academy Begins Sale Of Application Forms [Apply Here]

PRESS RELEASE This is to inform the general public that the sale of online application forms for admission into the 3rd Regular Course of Degree Programmes of the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State, has commenced on 12th November, 2014 and will end on 31st March, 2015. Admission to the[Read More…]

Lagos Police Command Deploys Officers To Igando Over Robbers’ Threat

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Kayode Aderanti, on Thursday said he had deployed policemen and resources in Ikotun-Igando area over the alleged robbers’ threat to the community. The CP was reacting to a letter purportedly sent to residents around College Bus Stop, Ikotun Road, Igando-Lagos, that they would[Read More…]