IGP warns Police officers against use of force on peaceful protesters

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu, has warned Police Officers across the country against the use of force on peaceful protesters. The IGP noted that citizens have fundamental rights of freedom of expression, assembly, and movement which must always be upheld and...

IGP disband SARS

Following a public and international outcry, police authorities acting on the orders of President Muhammadu Buhari has disbanded the Special Anti-Robbery Squads (SARS)nationwide. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, announced the dissolution of the police unit...

Ondo guber Election : IGP deploys 1 DIG, 1 AIG, 11 CPs

° Warns VIPs aides to keep off Election venues The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has deployed one Deputy Inspector-General of Police ( DIG ), an Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), and 11 Commissioners of Police (CPs) to coordinate security during the...

PSC promotes 175 senior police officers, steps down 112 others,

°° Insists IGP must submit Presidential approval creating new zonal commands The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of 175 senior Police Officers. It also stepped down the promotion of 112 others. The decisions were part of the highpoints of the 9th Plenary...

IGP condemns attack on security convoy in Borno

°Orders treatment of injured officers The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu has condemned the attack on a security convoy in Borno State by armed men suspected to be Boko Haram Insurgents. The convoy came under attack on Friday, September 25, along Monguno —...

Edo guber election: IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement

The Inspector-General of Police Mr. Mohammed Adamu has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement from 11:59 PM on Friday, September 18, to 6 pm on Saturday,  September 19. The IGP said the restriction was  In line with concerted efforts at ensuring public order and safety,...

Edo, Ondo guber elections, insecurity: IGP meets with PMF Commanders

The Inspector-General of Police(IGP) Mohammed Adamu has said that the force was fully ready for the coming Edo and Ondo gubernatorial elections. The IGP who spoke yesterday in Abuja after meeting with the 79 Police Mobile Force (PMF) Squadron spread across the nation assured...

We’ve not suspended Police recruitment screening -IGP

The Police Force Headquarters inAbuja has debunked rumors making the rounds that it has suspended the ongoing Police recruitment screening exercise in the country.It also denied reports that it has suspended the entry requirement for candidates who applied to join the force as...

IGP orders CPs to clampdown on illegal arms owners

As part of efforts to mop up illegal arms and curb proliferation of arms in the country, Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, has ordered Commissioners of Police in the 36 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, to immediately...

We’ll flush out criminals in South East soonest – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu, yesterday, vowed to flush out every single criminal element operating in any part of the South East zone within the shortest possible time. He said that the newly created zonal office of the police, Zone 13, was largely to...