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Police News

January 31, 2023

Police rescue man who stole electrical devices from Lagos mob

The police said that the suspect “has been arraigned and is currently on remand.”

SP Benjamin Hundeyin
October 19, 2022

I-G deploys new DIGs for Operations, Force Intelligence Bureau

Messrs Bello Sadiq and Dandaura Mustapha have been deployed as DIGs Force Intelligence Bureau and Department of Operations respectively.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali
August 2, 2022

Insecurity: IGP warns journalists against ‘raising alarm’

He said such alarming reports could be detrimental and counter-productive to national security.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali
June 23, 2022

Akwa Ibom gets new police commissioner

Mr Durosinmi joined the Nigeria Police Force as a cadet assistant superintendent on March 3, 1990.

IGP Usman Baba Alkali
June 23, 2022

Tecno phone, N5,400 recovered from three robbery suspects: Police

“They were apprehended while escaping with their loot after robbing their victims.”

SP Benjamin Hundeyin
June 23, 2022

Aisha Buhari decorates ADC Shugaba as assistant commissioner of police

Mr Shugaba served in the police command in various states, including as ADC to former IGP Mohammed Abubakar and Governor Yahaya Bello, among others.

First Lady Aisha Buhari and Usman Shugaba
June 22, 2022

Man jailed two years for stealing window frame

Presiding judge Daniel Damulak sentenced Mr John following a guilty plea to trespass and theft. Mr John begged the court for leniency.

Court symbol used to tell the story
June 20, 2022

Police nab banker, five other robbery suspects in Ibadan

The six-man robbery gang, who had planned to rob another bank, is made up of a 29-year-old contract staff and marketer at a new generation bank.

Adewale Osifeso
June 20, 2022

Adamawa police arrest 87 kidnap suspects, rescue 20 victims

Some items recovered include one AK47 Rifle, two locally double barrel pistols, two Dane guns, 24 rounds of AK47 live ammunition, military uniforms, and N358,500.

Commissioner of Police, Sikiru Akande
June 20, 2022

Cubana supplied CCTV of club exteriors; claimed no footage capturing Burna Boy gang assaulting couple, friends: Police Sources

The Gazette interacted with police officers in Lagos and Abuja who are working on the case, and all expressed strong doubts that the matter would be resolved easily or anytime soon.

Obi Cubana, Police IG and Burna