Police reforms bill: Senate fixes 5-year tenure for IGP

The Senate has on Wednesday passed a radical police reform bill. In the bill, it recommended a five-year statutory tenure for any police officer appointed as the Inspector-General of Police (IGP). According to the bill, the appointment of such an officer as IGP would also be...

Enough is enough to extra judicial killings : IGP

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has warned that the police would no longer tolerate reckless killings of innocent Nigerians by policemen, especially in Lagos State . The IGP who said that enough was enough for incessant police killings across the nation...

IGP transfers Badmus, others

The Inspector – General of Police has redeployed the Police Public Relations Officer, Zone 2 Police Command, Onikan, Lagos Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) Dolapo Badmus to the provost department of the Force Headquarters Abuja. Also redeployed to various departments...

IGP directs police out of Nigerian ports

The Acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has directed that henceforth, no police formation, command, unit or team apart from the Maritime Police Command is authorised to undertake any operations or investigation in and around any Nigerian Port. He has...

Abuja /Kaduna kidnapping: IGP charges police to be ruthless to criminals

The Inspector – General of Police ( IGP) Muhammed Adamu has warned that the police would go tough on and be ruthless on criminals, especially those operating on Abuja /Kaduna Expressway. He charged the police to be firm and ruthless with criminal elements that may attempt...

Abuja / Kaduna Express road — IGP Launches Operation Puff Adder

The Inspector – General of Police ( IGP) Abubakar Adamu Muhammed has launched operation Puff Adder at Katari town ,along Abuja-Kaduna Expressway . A senior police officer said :” With the massive deployment of PMF, Special Forces, CTU, IRT, STS and the Technical...

Company sends SOS to IGP, alleges police invasion of property

A company in Lagos has sent a save-our-souls to the Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, seeking rescue from the hands of “unscrupulous” officers of the Zone 2 Command, Onikan, Lagos, who have invaded the company and damaged some of its property. Sunnyvale Nigeria Limited...

Polls: Again IGP assures Nigerians of police protection

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has again assured Nigerians of the determination of the police to ensure the conduct of a peaceful, credible and hitch-free presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday. The IGP, in a statement, said adequate...

Polls: CDS, Service Chiefs, IGP read the riot act to politicians, thugs, others

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin, has warned that the Nigerian Armed Forces and other security agencies would not tolerate any act that would cause security breaches before, during and after the general election. Olonisakin said the military and sister...

IGP orders restriction of vehicular movement on election day

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement on Election Day, February 16, from 6am to 6pm. Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, who made this known in a statement, said the ban on movement was to assist the...
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