Sunday, April 18, 2021



IGP Alkali and practice of polished police, by Bala Ibrahim

For the police to police properly, the need for a polished policy of policing is paramount, and precisely that seems to be the plan...

Ag. IGP disbands Monitoring Units in Lagos, Port Harcourt

The Acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Usman Baba has ordered the immediate disbandment of the IGP Monitoring Units in Lagos and Port Harcourt with immediate effect.

Ebonyi indigenes urge security agencies to mop up illegal arms in circulation

Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora, AESID, has called on all the security agencies to urgently mop up all the illegal arms and ammunition in the hands of unauthorised persons, especially political thugs in the state.

JUST IN: South East governors form security outfit “Ebube Agu”, ban open grazing

The South East governors have met on Sunday in Owerri, the capital of Imo State, to find solution for the rising insecurity in the...

BREAKING: IGP appoints AIG Inuwa as Force Secretary, retains Mba, Owohunwa as PRO, PSO

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali-Baba, has appointed AIG Hafiz Inuwa, as the Force Secretary and a member of the Force Management Team.

Acting IGP promises professional, responsible leadership

The Acting Inspector General of Police, IGP, Usman Baba, has promised to provide professional and responsible leadership in the affairs of the Nigeria Police.

Acting IGP Baba: Buhari Northernising Nigerian police – Ozekhome

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN, Mike Ozekhome has picked holes in the appointment of Usman Alkali Baba as the new acting Inspector General of Police, IGP.

Ex-IGP Adamu: The embarrassing extermination of extension, by Bala Ibrahim

Effective from yesterday, Tuesday, 06/4/2021, the tenure of Adamu Mohammed as the 20th indigenous Inspector General of the Nigeria police was abruptly brought to...

BREAKING: Osinbajo decorates new acting IGP Alkali Baba

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has decorated Usman Alkali Baba as the new acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP.

UPDATED: Buhari appoints DIG Alkali Baba as acting IGP

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Deputy Inspector General of Police, DIG, Usman Alkali Baba as acting Inspector General of Police, IGP.

Imo attacks: IGP orders crushing of IPOB, ESN

The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, has charged officers of the Police Command in Imo not to give up on the fight against banditry, stating that the fight was non-negotiable.

IPOB, ESN members behind Imo attacks – IGP

The Nigeria Police Force has disclosed that those who razed Imo Police Command Headquarters and freed inmates at the Nigerian Correctional Services, NCS, on Monday were members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, and Eastern Security Network, ESN.

Attack on Ortom: Abba Moro urges police to step up investigation

The Vice-Chairman, Senate Committee on Army, Abba Moro, has pleaded with the Nigerian police to step up investigation into the recent attack on Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue.

Easter: IGP orders nationwide deployment of police personnel

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the adequate deployment of police personnel across the country to ensure hitch-free Easter celebration.

IGP commissions police radio station in Abuja

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, has inaugurated the Nigeria Police Radio, 99.1FM in Abuja.

Tenure extension: IGP knows fate April 16

The Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed April 16 for judgment in the suit seeking the removal of the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, from office.

Tinubu Colloquium: Ganduje cajoling the cynics to peeve the president?, by Bala Ibrahim

Barring any last minute changes, on Monday, March 29, 2021, President Muhammadu Buhari will chair the 12th colloquium to celebrate the 69th birthday of...

Dollar videos: Jaafar Jaafar writes IGP, says ‘blame Ganduje if anything happens to me’

Following renewed threats to his life, the publisher of DAILY NIGERIAN, Jaafar Jaafar, has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, saying that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State should be held responsible if anything happens to him.

Police unveil 100 traffic personnel in Kano

The Police Command in Kano State on Wednesday inaugurated 100 traffic personnel who were trained to ensure safer roads and free traffic flow in the state.

In 2 weeks, Police parade 101 armed robbery suspects in Kano

The Police Command in Kano State has arrested 101 armed robbery suspects and other suspects between Feb 26 and March 12 under the Operation Puff Adder.

New Benue CP resumes, says ‘I’m not here to romance any criminal’

The new Benue State Commissioner of Police, Audu Madaki, says he is not in the state to romance any criminal.

New Kano CP introduces ‘visibility policing’, vows to check criminality

The newly deployed Commissioner of Police in Kano State, Sama'ila Dikko, has unveiled ‘Visibility Policing’ as a new strategy for fighting criminality in the state. 

Zamfara police command inaugurates operation Puff Adder ll, deploy 275 personnel

The Police Command in Zamfara has inaugurated Operation “Puff Adder ll” as part of its strategies to fight insecurity in the state.

We’ll safely rescue all Kagara schoolboys, other abductees ― IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, on Thursday, assured the nation that the force was committed to the safe rescue of all abductees in the recent attack on Government Science College, Kagara in Rafi Local Government Area of Niger State and other related incidents.

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