The electrician, who is identified as Benalayefa Bako Asiaye, was allegedly shot due to a fracas over N200 along the Azikoro Road in Yenagoa metropolis. Associates of the late electrician who pleaded anonymity, told correspondent that the late electrician was heading home from work in his vehicle at about 8.00...
  The Nigeria Police Force Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, says no fewer than 29,000 suspects were arrested for offences ranging from kidnapping, rape, murder, gun-running, and cultism among others across the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory in one year. Adejobi disclosed this in a signed statement obtained by...
  Imo State Commissioner of Police, CP Danjuma Aboki has enjoined youths of South East to stop killing their kinsmen in the name of fighting for Biafra. CP Aboki spoke in Owerri, Thursday, at the 1st Imo State Police, Youth and Women Dialogue on Insecurity, Crime Prevention. The dialogue was organised by...
  Twenty-nine generals of the infantry corps of the Nigerian army have retired from service. The generals retired from the army during an event at the Jaji military cantonment in Kaduna, on Friday. Ten of them were brigadier generals, while 19 of them were major generals. Speaking on behalf of the retirees, Victor...
  Nigerian Army has opened its portal for 87 Regular Recruits Intake for Non-Tradesmen and women. Method of Application Interested candidates are advised to click on https://recruitment.army.mil.ng to complete the free online application form, submit it online, and print a copy. Then, print and complete the Guarantor Form as appropriate. The exercise commences...
  The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) say a viral video depicting a robbery incident purported to have occurred in Nigeria’s capital city of Abuja was a misnomer. Muyiwa Adejobi, spokesperson of the NPF, said the incident was found to have occurred in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, after the video was subjected to...
  The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kayode Egbetokun believes the country is not “mature” for state policing despite the myriad of security challenges facing it. He spoke on Monday during a national dialogue on state police held in Abuja with the theme ‘Pathways to Peace: Reimagining Policing in Nigeria’. “On the...
  The National Chairman of the Police Community Relations Committee (PCRC), Mogaji Olaniyan, has called for an urgent need to address what he called widespread hatred towards the officers of the Nigeria Police. Olaniyan described the narrative as alarming, pointing out that the hatred remains part of the factors affecting the...
  The Inspector General of Police, Olukayode Egbetokun, has approved the posting of Police Public Relations Officers (PPROs) to various Commands and Formations, as well as the Deputy Force Public Relations Officer at the Force Headquarters, Abuja. The Force Headquarters said these appointments were meant to strengthen community engagement and strategic...
  As talks about state police gain momentum, human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has warned that there must be proper guarantees under the law to prevent situations where governors use police apparatus to intimidate and oppress political opponents. Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), was a guest of Inside Sources...