IGP felicitates with Nigerian Christians on the occasion of the 2018 Christmas Celebration

Orders massive deployment of Police Personnel throughout the Country to ensure hitch free Celebration The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni, felicitates and rejoices with Christians across the Country on the occasion of this year 2018 Christmas celebration. To ensure a hitch free celebration, the Inspector General of Police has directed the implementation of a comprehensive operational strategies, robust and elaborate security arrangement throughout the Country. The Assistant Inspectors General of Police and Commissioners of Police in Zonal and State Commands Nationwide are to be on…

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IGP deploys mopol unit to Kwara after Offa bank robbery

IGP deploys mopol unit to Kwara after Offa bank robbery

IGP deploys mopol unit to Kwara after Offa bank robbery By Newsdesk with agency report The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the deployment of mobile police personnel to Kwara and Taraba States following the recent killings in the states. A statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, ACP Jimoh Moshood, on Sunday said the IGP has given the nod for three police mobile force units, high powered police investigation team, Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) to the north-central state. “The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, concerned…

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Niger governor praises FG, IGP for tackling farmers, herdsmen clashes

Niger governor praises FG, IGP for tackling farmers, herdsmen clashes

Niger governor praises FG, IGP for tackling farmers, herdsmen clashes By Shehu Mohammed,Minna The Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello of Niger has praised the efforts of the Federal Government and the Inspector General of Police,  Ibrahim Idris in reducing farmers and herdsmen clashes in the country. Bello gave the commendation in an interview with newsmen shortly after declaring open a two-day retreat on capacity building for members of the newly sworn in State Executive Council and top government officials on Thursday in Abuja. Bello,who also commended the efforts of all…

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Sack IGP with immediate effect-Reps urges Buhari

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Sack IGP with immediate effect-Reps urges Buhari By Bimbo Ogunnaike The House of Representatives, on Wednesday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, with immediate effect. The lawmakers made the call during plenary on Wednesday. They passed a vote of no confidence on the IGP, after various complaints from the lawmakers on the failings of the police chief. They, therefore, asked Buhari to remove the IGP and replace him with “a more professional police officer”. While raising the motion, Danburam Nuhu, from Kano…

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IGP orders arrest of Afegbua,Babangida’s spokesman over false statements

IGP orders arrest of Afegbua,Babangida’s spokesman over false statements

IGP orders arrest of Afegbua,Babangida’s spokesman over false statements By Newsdesk The police high command officially confirmed Monday night that it has declared wanted Kassim Afegbua, spokesman former military President Ibrahim Babangida. According to a statement bythe police PRO, CSP Jimoh Moshood, the Inspector General of Police has ordered the immediate arrest of Kashim(sic) Afegbua “for making false statements, injurious falsehood, defamation of character and for act capable of inciting Public disturbance throughout the country”. “He is therefore declared wanted by the Nigeria Police Force and should report at the…

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Police kill three herdsmen in Benue State during counter-terrorism operation

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  Police kill three herdsmen in Benue State during counter-terrorism operation By Bimbo Ogunnaike The Benue State police has killed at least three menacing herdsmen in the on-going counter terrorism operation in the state. The Commissioner of Police in Benue State,  Fatai Owoseni, who confirmed the commencement of the counter-terrorism operation, said the police launched the operation after series of attack by suspected herdsmen in the state which had led to the death of many, including a police officer. The police officer was recently killed at Yogbo village. According to Owoseni,…

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