Few hours ago, BBC News Pidgin had an interview with a female eyewitness who gave an account of what happened in ijesha, Lagos State. The incident was between some men of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) and residents of Mogaji street in Ijesha, Lagos State.
It's no longer a news that after President Muhammadu Buhari gave out order to security agencies to fish out the killers of the twenty-five Muslim pilgrims who were killed by gunmen on Saturday in Rukuba community, Plateau state, about 20 suspects who were in connection of the attack has been arrested today.Photo Credit: TheNation.
Today's Headlines:Police Resumes Recruitment Of 10,000 Officers; FG Mortgaging Nigeria's Future- Sen
Police Resumes Recruitment Of 10,000 Officers. The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and Police Service Commission (PSC) have commenced the process of concluding the 2020 enlistment of 10,000 Constables. Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba made the announcement in a statement on Saturday.
The Nigeria Police Force wishes to inform the general public that the probe into the alleged indictment of DCP Abba Kyari by the FBI, being conducted by the NPF Special Investigation Panel (SIP), is still ongoing. Members of the public are enjoined to note that the panel has not submitted its report to the Inspector General of Police, as being wrongly reported in some news outlet and online platforms.
Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette According to a news that was published by Peoples Gazette News yesterday evening, it has been alleged that the FBI prosecutor, Tracy Wilkinson, who is handling the fraud case of Abbas Ramon's multimillion dollar scam deal, has accused Abba Kyari who happens to be the former Deputy Commissioner of Police of running away from justice and aside this, they also said that Abba Kyari has been hiding underneath the Nigeria's corrupt police system, which means that, the entire Nigeria Police Force has been labelled as being corrupt.
Suspended DCP Abba Kyari Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters According to the news that was posted by Sahara Reporters yesterday evening, it has been alleged that the panel that was investigating the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari, over the fraud allegations that were made against him by the FBI, has given the report of their findings to the Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba.
Dancer Jane caused reactions on social media over her petition against Actress Tonto Dikeh. The dancer filed a petition before the NPF against Tonto over claims of cyberstalking and defamation of character. Recall during Tonto Dikeh & Her Ex boyfriend’s saga, Tonto Dikeh alleged that her ex-boyfriend Kpokpogri has both present and past tapes of Jane.
Few hours ago, men of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) in Lagos State were spotted at lekki tollgate. Their presence was mainly to stop anyone who goes against the Lagos State Government's law about the end Federal Anti-Robbery Squad (ENDSARS) memorial protest. Shortly after being present, two men were arrested by the Officers who alleged that they were ENDSARS protesters.
In a recent news, instablog9ja has reported how the police in Lagos, recently arrested two suspects for allegedly offering bribe to the police. Source @Instablog9ja The two suspect identified as Adariku Sunday 34, who offered a N400,000 bribe in cash to secure the release of robbery suspect, while Folounso Akeem offered N100,000 cash to secure release of suspected cultist.
Today's Headlines: Senator Reveals The Reason Behind Her Defection; IGP Receives NPF Report On Kyari
Senator Reveals The Reason Behind Her Defection Nigerian Senator, Stella Oduah, defected from People's Democratic Party to the opposition party, APC, in the early hours of today. Stella Oduah's defection is definitely going to be a setback for PDP who are currently battling different crisis within the party.
Segun Oye, 18, has been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) for engaging in an armed robbery in Lagos State on Friday, October 15. Oye was nabbed alongside another teenager identified as Ikechukwu Ubani, 19, as they tried to flee the crime scene.
The murders of Pa Defwan Dariye, the father of former Plateau State governor Joshua Dariye, have been apprehended by Nigerian police. On Wednesday, the accused were paraded before the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) headquarters in Abuja. The nonagenarian was murdered after his kidnappers allegedly demanded N10 million from the Dariye family as ransom.
The Nigerian Police Force (NPF) arrested Two men who kidnapped a child in Adamawa State and demanded N5 million for the release of the child. It was reported on Monday night that the suspects, Muhammed, and Aliyu Alhaji Aliyu, kidnapped an eight year old boy and requested N5 million ransom from the parents.
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) was established by the act of parliament under the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1963. The Nigeria Police is a Federal goverment establishment as it is included in the exclusive legislative list. State police remains the surest way of tackling the current security challenges like herdsmen and farmers' clashes in parts of the country.
Officers of the Nigerian Police Force (NPF), have been captured on camera, opening fire at students of Abia State Polytechnic, who were protesting around the location of the campus, in the city of Aba, for the alleged rape of their female colleague. Pictures of the scenes.
The Nigerian Police on Tuesday denied reports that the investigative panel on DCP Abba Kyari had submitted its report. Recall that, according to speculation and reports, the Investigation panel on Abba Kyari's case had presented its report to the Police Inspector General. In response, DCP Frank Mba, the force's Public Relations Officer, issued a statement denying the speculation, including those from online reports.
The Nigeria Police Force has revealed that the Force Special Investigation on DCP Abba Kyari is yet to submit it's report. This announcement was contained in a post the NPF issued on it's verified Facebook page this Tuesday. Image credit: Daily Post The statement signed by the Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba was titled, 'NPF Special Investigation Panel On DCP Abba Kyari Yet To Submit Report'.
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has ordered an investigation on a police officer whose photos were circulating on social media casting votes in the APC Kano congress election. Photos circulating on social media show the official standing next to Abdullahi Abbas, the newly elected APC president in Ganduje.
The Nigerian Politice Force has advised the public to discountenance reports by various news media that the Special Investigation Panel probing the FBI allegations against Abba Kyari has submitted its report to the Inspector General of Police, Alkali Baba. In a statement posted to the NPF's official Facebook handle by CP Frank Mba, the Force's public relations officer, the NPF insists that the investigations are still ongoing and the outcome will be made available to the public upon conclusion.
The IGP, Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc, has today being Friday ordered for the posting of Commissioners of Police to take over the mantle of leadership in thirteen (13) state commands including Abuja the Federal Capital Territory. Today being Friday, the spokesman of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Frank Mba, revealed that there are some states that are facing security challenges which need to be strengthened.