Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State is a not new to controversy as he is always in the news for one thing or the other. Apart from the Value Added Tax (VAT) controversy, Wike was still involved in the leadership tussle of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.
The heightened security situation in Anambra State became a threat towards the forthcoming November 6th election. Recall that there were cases of assault by unknown gunmen who attacked residents of the state during political activities recently. However, the immediate security measures put in place like the new military operational exercise in the southeast codenamed "New Dawn", and the deployment of a new commissioner of police has brought calmness, serenity, and hope to Anambra state ahead of the election.
I have been banned from visiting Igboland - Joe Igbokwe Photo Credit: Daily Times A leader of the All progressives Congress, APC in Lagos, Joe igbokwe has raised alarm over threats to his life and a recent ban from visiting the South-East by the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.
The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba Alkali called on officers and men of the Force in the country to get married to themselves. Adding that their marriage will strengthen the service. His call stirred reactions online with people saying their minds and how they feel about what he suggested.
There have been cases of attacks and killings in Anambra State in this recent time which have led to the death of many people. Many residents and other well meaning Nigerians have condemned the killings and called on the government as well as the security agencies to combat the unknown gunmen and other criminal elements that have been committing these heartless acts.
The Commissioner of Police, Kebbi State Command, CP Musa Baba, Psc(+) had today Monday, 23rd August, 2021 on behalf of the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Baba Alkali, psc(+), fdc, NPM presented cheques worth Six million Nine hundred thousand Naira (6,900,000;00) to twelve (12) families of deceased Police Officers who lost their lives in active service to their father land.
A Nigerian man identified as Aloy Chife has now promised the sum of $10,000 to Tunji Disu, the police officer who replaced the embattled DCP Abba Kyari as head of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Nigerian Police Force. Photo Credit: The Cable.
A Southeastern socio-cultural group known as 'Anambra United' has called on the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba Alkali to deploy Police Commissioner Abutu Yaro to Anambra, to help curb the menace of the unknown gunmen current plaguing the state. The group believes that Abutu Yaro, a former Commissioner of Police in Imo State has the ability and experience to subdue the gunmen currently laying siege to Anambra State.
The November 6th Governorship elections in Anambra state is gradually receiving the needed endorsement as the Inspector general of police, Usman Baba Alkali has laid out a strong action plan to ensure the security of lives and property during the exercise. Recall the Anambra election has been marred with controversies as the possibility of holding the elections have been doubted due to the menace of deadly gunmen who have turned the state into a mini-war zone.
The allegations against a top Police officer in Nigeria, DCP Abba Kyari, are still among the most talked about issues in the country and beyond. Image credit: Daily Post The latest in the series of events surrounding the case was his replacement with DCP Tunji Disu.
The report of the panel investigating the allegations raised by the infamous scammer Hushpuppi, against one of the most decorated assistant commissioners of police in Nigeria, Abba Kyari, was reported to have been rejected by the Inspector general of police, Usman Baba Alkali, for being too lenient on the supercop.
Many people have been following the case of DCP Abba Kyari who was accused of having a link with a fraudster, Ramon Abbas aka Hushpuppi. The case has been in the news as many people have been following up to know how it will play out. Some may agree with Kyari’s claim that he is innocent, others do not agree while the some rest are sitting on the fence waiting for the appropriate authorities to decide which one is true after the investigation and other processes.
The Inspector-General of police has charged the Delta State police command to deal decisively with the proscribed Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and other criminals causing mayhem in Delta state. The IG of police gave this order during the familiarization visit to the state police command in Asaba, Delta state.
According to reports, as per The PUNCH, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Usman Baba Alkali allegedly rejected the report initially submitted by the panel set up to probe suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, Abba Kyari. It was gathered that the four-man Special Investigation Panel have submitted an amended report to the IGP on Monday , two weeks after it was mandated to probe Kyari.
Being the fact that Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is a proscribed group in Nigeria, which is why the Inspector General of Police, Usman Baba Alkali, has directed police in Delta State to regard any member of the proscribed group as a criminal and to crack down on them in the state.
Following the suspension of DCP Abba Kyari by the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Baba Alkali, the Police Commission has constituted a panel to investigate the allegation leveled against DCP Abba Kyari by the United States High Court. Abba Kyari appeared before the constituted Special Investigation Panel, SIP, led by Deputy Inspector General of Police in charge of the Force Criminal Investigations Department, DIG Joseph Egbunike.
The Inspector General of police, Usman Baba Alkali has come out to assure Nigerians that there will be maximum security for independence day which would be holding on October 1st Friday. He said that they have already put security agents in strategic areas to make sure that the lives of the citizens are well protected and to also prevent any unpatriotic action that may make the independent day to be a day of disaster, he said that Friday shall be a day of celebration.
One of the trending political news in Nigeria today is about the All Progressives Congress Spokesman, Joe Igbokwe. He is one of the prominent figure in the political arm of the country. He recently reported a case of threats imposed on him and a recent ban from visiting the South East by the Indigenous People Of Biafra( IPOB).
Usman Baba Alkali has recently appointed 13 new Commissioners of police and has ordered that they resume work immediately in their various states and live up to the expectations of the citizens. The Federal Capital Territory of Nigeria which is Abuja also got their own Commissioner of Police. The recent posting and transfer of the new senior police officers to different states including FCT is part of the police efforts to curb crimes in the state and out mayhem to an end.
The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba Alkali has reportedly rejected a report by a panel set up to investigate the indictment of the suspended Abba Kyari, by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). According to Punch, the IGP rejected an earlier report submitted on Monday, by the four-man Panel led by Deputy Inspector-General of Police in charge of the Force Criminal Investigations Department, Joseph Egbunike.