Monday, August 15, 2022

Nigerian Police

August 11, 2022

Police intercept 100 bags of cannabis concealed in Dangote truck

Police spokesperson said the dry leaves were concealed beneath fertilizers loaded in a Dangote truck, heading to Abuja from Ondo State.

FCT police spokeswoman Josephine Adeh
August 11, 2022

Army failed to return rifles of policemen assaulted by soldiers: Police

“We learnt they were yet to return the arms and ammunition because the GOC 81 Division Lagos has not given them directive for that effect,” said Mr Hundeyin.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali and Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Farouk Yahaya
August 9, 2022

Police, lawyers trained on Administration of Criminal Justice Act

“There is need for coordination amongst all the judicial actors in the implementation of the Criminal Justice Act,” the GIZ Africa-Nigeria official said.

Nigerian police/Lawyers
August 8, 2022

I’m disappointed police officers still extorting, brutalising Nigerians: IGP Baba

The I-G reiterated his commitment to ethical regeneration and restoration of professional standard and enhancement of the anti-corruption drive.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali
August 8, 2022

Kebbi gets new police commissioner

Mr Ahmed-Kontagora enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force on March 3, 1990, as a Cadet Assistant Superintendent of Police.

Force Headquarters
August 8, 2022

Wanted serial killer Rasheed Okoilu nabbed in Osogbo: Police

The police command on March 10 had declared Rasheed Okoilu and Solomon Adedimeji (Solo Iwara) wanted in connection with ritual killings, armed robbery, rape and kidnapping.

Inspector General of Police Usman Baba Alkali
August 7, 2022

Police neutralise suspected robber; rescue kidnap victim in Delta

Mr Edafe said that one locally made cut-to-size gun with six live cartridges and two expanded cartridges were recovered.

Bright Edafe
August 7, 2022

Police, Air Force shell bandits hideout in Katsina; kill eight, rescue six victims

Notorious bandits kingpin Abdulkarim Faca-faca was killed during the raid, police spokesman Gambo Isah disclosed in a statement.

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August 6, 2022

Lagos: Police nab ‘Switzerland’ man for drugging, robbing women

“We drank the wine around 7:00 p.m. and woke up at 1:00 a.m. and discovered that we had been robbed of our six iPhones, wristwatches, and gold chain.”

Policemen (Credit: BBC)
August 6, 2022

Bandits Threat: Sanwo-Olu places security formations on high alert

Mr Sanwo-Olu also advised Lagosians not to panic but to raise alarm whenever they noticed any security threat in their area.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu