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Easter celebration: IGP orders AIGs,CPs to ensure round-the-clock security of the public space

  The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A. Adamu, has ordered intensive round-the-clock security of all public spaces and critical national assets during the Easter celebration. According to the IGP the order was In line with his resolve to ensure that Nigerians enjoy crime...

Court to hear suit seeking Adamu’s removal as IGP Feb 24

The Abuja division of the Federal High Court has fixed February 24 to commence hearing in the suit seeking the removal of the Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu from office. President Muhammadu Buhari on February 3, 2021, extended the tenure of Adamu as IGP after his...

Operation Puff Adder II is to reclaim public space : IGP

  The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has flagged-off a reinvigorated special security action plan, code-named ‘Operation Puff Adder II ’. The IGP said the operation was to reinforce the ongoing fight against banditry, kidnapping, armed robbery, and other...

Ekiti drags IGP to court over sack of pregnant policewoman

The Ekiti State government through the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Mr. Wale Fapohunda, has dragged the Inspector- General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, to court over the dismissal of a police constable, Omolola Olajide, for getting pregnant without serving the...

We will arrest and punish those who burnt Igboho’s house — IGP

  Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has vowed that the Police would soon arrest and punish those responsible for the burning of Ibadan, Oyo State home of Chief Sunday Igboho. The IGP gave the assurance during the commissioning of the Senior Police Officer...

IGP commends MPF of unusual gallantry as it foils attack on personnel

  The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu has commended the police officers attached to Police Mobile Force – 9 PMF Squadron, Kano for displaying uncommon gallantry and repelling the attack on their convoy by bandits numbering about hundred along the...

IGP charges newly promoted DIGs to bring professionalism to their new assignments

  The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the posting/redeployment of five newly promoted Deputy Inspectors- General of Police to oversee Departments of the Force, whose former heads retired recently after the completion of their service years. In a...

State judicial panel of inquiry suit: IGP orders immediate withdrawal

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate discontinuation and withdrawal of the suit challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry into alleged brutality by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The IGP’s...

Ogoni people commend IGP on landmark achievements

  The Conscience of Ogoni People (COOP)has commended the Inspector–General of Police for his landmark achievements in the fight against crime. The group specifically thank the IGP Intelligence Response Team (IRT) for rescuing the wife of their leader/Spokesman from the...

How fake news caused #ENDSARS violence in Nigeria – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday said the violence that trailed the #EndSARS protest across Nigeria was caused by fake news. The IGP disclosed this when he addressed police officers at the headquarters of Oyo State Police Command, Eleyele, Ibadan,...