A conflict reporter, Abubakar Adamu, has taken to popular social media platform — Twitter, to share photos of some Nigerian troops in action while trying to rid Zamfara State of bandits and other criminal elements. Abubakar Adamu urged Nigerians to always pray for the troops in Zamfara State because of the current rise in banditry and kidnappings.
The President of the federal republic of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari has been sued by the Nigerian Bar Association. Information reaching us has it that the president has been sued for extending the tenure of the current Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Adamu. According to the Punch Newspaper, the NBA commenced the legal action at the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court in Suit No. FHC/L/CS/214/2021. The Inspector-General of Police, Abubakar Adamu was due for retirement on February, 1st 2021 after 35
Bloody Riot As Over 7 People Were Injured In Bauchi State The NCC: National Correctional Centre, Bauchi, has left five inmates and two officers injured, according to the centre’s spokesman, Abubakar Adamu, it was revealed that Mr. Adamu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), yesterday in Bauchi, that the incident occurred as a result of trafficking of items to inmates by a prison official.
Riot in Bauchi Correctional Centre, warders, inmates injured Two officers and five inmates have been injured due to the riot that broke out at the National Correctional Centre, Bauchi.This was made known by the centre's Spokeperson, Abubakar Adamu on Friday.He said the riot occurred as a result of trafficking of items to inmates by a prison official.
The EndSARS protests continue despite the Government disbanding the Special Anti Robbery Squad some days ago. Nigeria Police Force dissolved the rogue unit when the IGP, Abubakar Adamu announced a Live presentation. Recall that on the 11th of October 2020, The IGP informed the public that the disbanded members of SARS will be redeployed to other units in the Police force and a fresh unit will be established. However, the Nigerian Police Force has established a new tactical unit called Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT)
Some amateur photos have emerged from Borno State — North-East Nigeria showing the moment top Boko Haram commander, Amir Abu Darda, who is in charge of the terror group’s Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), 20 other IED experts and their family members surrendered to the Nigerian Army on Saturday.
Latest update on ASUU strike and school resumption The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the federal government on Thursday met again in Abuja to continue talks over the strike embarked upon by the academics. The ASUU strike has paralysed government universities since March. The academics are seeking a revamp of their salary structure and increased funding for universities, among other demands. At Thursday’s meeting, the federal government was represented by the Minister of Labour and Employment,
Despite the clamour for the shift of power to the south after President Muhammadu Buhari's tenure in 2023, some members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Katsina state, have revealed why the north should retain the seat. Leadership reports that the PDP members on Saturday, July 17, declared that the North Central part of Nigeria should produce the next president in 2023.
10 things every Nigerian should know about SARS after IGP's meeting with Naira Marley and 2Face. The virtual meeting between the Inspector General of Police, General Abubakar Adamu who was represented by the Nigerian Police PRO, Mr. Frank Mba and the two top Nigerian pop artistes, Naira Marley and 2Face just came to a conclusion. It was held on Instagram live stream, headed by the two musicians mentioned above on behalf of Nigerian youth. Although everyone else who joined the video was allowed to participate
The 69-year-old victim, Solomon Eze. The following sad event which I will let you in on is a complete details of how two policemen were arraigned before an Abuja High Court for the murder of a 69-year-old man, Solomon Eze. The two policemen were former police corporals. They were arraigned at the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Kubwa in Abuja on Monday, November 9, for the killing of the 69-year-old man. The Federal High Court Headquarters Abuja. During the filling of the case file, a two
Today's Headline: 7 injured in Bauchi Prison, Tinubu didn’t ask us to start presidential campaign- SWAGA
7 Injured In Bauchi Prison: According to Vanguard, a riot that broke out at the National Correctional Center, Bauchi, has left five inmates and two officers injured, according to the centre’s spokesman, Mr Abubakar Adamu.Adamu told the Newsmen on Friday, in Bauchi, that the incident occurred as a result of trafficking of items to inmates by a prison official.
See How this "EndSARS" protesters in Edo State ended up with Police clash yesterday-videos available
See how these #EndSARS protesters in Edo State ended up with Police clash yesterday (videos available). Today marked the day Nigerian youths planned to embark on a peaceful protest across the country to express their pains and grief over the alleged violent activities of Nigerian SARS. The live protest plans were made after there have been massive protest on social media especially on Twitter using the hashtag, #EndSARS. Recall that on Sunday, some Nigerian top celebrities especially in the music industry have
President Muhammadu Buhari has replaced Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Abubakar Adamu with a Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali.On Tuesday, the President named Usman Alkali as the acting Inspector-General of Police, relieving Adamu of the post he held for more than 4 years.
Igbo IGP: See What Garba Shehu Says on The Call For The Appointment of An Igbo IGP The Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to president Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu has said the appointment of service chiefs is not by ethnicity but by their level of competence and ability to secure the lives of Nigerian citizens. According to Punch, the presidency stated this on Monday when Shehu was commenting on the calls for an Igbo Inspector General of Police by some groups in the nation. Recall President
Recall that for the past few days, there have been growing concerns about the sacking of an unmarried female Police officer in Ekiti, for getting pregnant. While many Nigerians have condemned the dismissal of the Policewoman and consequently called on the Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Adamu to wade in, however on Thursday, the Ekiti State police command has defended its decision to dismiss the unmarried policewoman, Olajide Omolola for getting pregnant out of wedlock less than a year after she joined
EndSars Protest End Bloody In Delta State-Protesters Murder And Injure Policemen, Steal Police Assets
The #Endsars protest in Ughelli, Delta State was marred with violent attacks on policemen and resulted in the destruction of police operational vehicles and other assets. The protest staged on Thursday, 8th October 2020 resulted in the attack and brutal murder of a police officer, Corporal Etaga Stanley attached to ' A' Division, Ughelli, Delta State by angry protesters. Also, the protesters left another officer Patrick Okuone with serious body injury from gunshots. They carted away one service Ak47 rifle and
1) Igbo IGP: Appointment of service chiefs not by ethnicity –Presidency The Presidency says the appointment of service chiefs is not by ethnicity but by their ability to secure lives and property in the country. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, who stated this on Monday, was reacting to calls by interest groups in the country for an Inspector General of Police of South-Eastern extraction. The calls heighten as the present IGP, Abubakar Adamu, is expected to
It's no longer news that the Owerri Prison Break has been the major headline since the attack yesterday.Reports confirm that not less than 1,500 inmates were set free.
Today's Headlines: IGP Adamu Tenure Ends Today, Zulum Meet New Service Chiefs Over Boko Haram Crisis
Buhari fails to summon Police Council meeting, IG’s tenure ends today The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has failed to summon a meeting of the Nigeria Police Council for the past 21 months despite the rising insecurity in the country. Investigations by our correspondent indicate that the last time the council met was on May 23, 2019, when it confirmed the appointment of Abubakar Adamu as the substantive Inspector-General of Police at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The President had on January
Buhari fails to summon Police Council meeting, IGP’s tenure ends today - The Punch. The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has failed to summon a meeting of the Nigeria Police Council for the past 21 months despite the rising insecurity in the country. Investigations by our correspondent indicated that the last time the council met was on May 23, 2019, when it confirmed the appointment of Abubakar Adamu as the substantive Inspector-General of Police at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The President