Fish out attackers of Guardian correspondent – Activist urge police

 Rights activist, comrade Mark Chigozie has called on the Lagos State Police Command to fish out those behind the armed robbery attack on Guardian Correspondent, Odita Sunday. Odita was ambushed by armed bandits on Sunday night in front of the Guardian Newspapers on Oshodi-Apapa...

Police dismiss 9 senior officers, demote 6

The Police Service Commission (PSC) said it has approved the dismissal of nine senior police officers over cases of gross misconduct. The affected officers, according to a statement by the commission, are SP Abdul Ahmed, who will also be prosecuted; SP Adamu Abare, whose...

Police arrest Killers of football fan

The Lagos State police Command has arrested the police officers that were responsible for the killing of a Liverpool football fan, Kolade Johnson.Johnson was shot dead at Olu Aboderin Street, Onipetesi area Mangoro, by operatives of Anti-cultism unit of Lagos State police command...

Gunmen kill Policeman attached to RT

Gunmen have shot dead Sgt. Sunday Shuaibu, attached to the Inspector -General of Police Intelligence Response Team ( IRT ) during anti kidnapping operation in Plateau State. However , many of the kidnappers have been arrested in connection with the killing. Commander IRT , DCP...

Police most corrupt institution in Nigeria –SERAP

A new public survey released yesterday by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) reports high levels of corruption in public institutions in Nigeria for the past five years. Of the five major public institutions surveyed, the police emerged as the most...

Policeman attacked by miscreants dies in hospital

Police Sergeant Damilola Adeoye , injured by miscreants at Mile 12 while carrying out his legal duties along side other has died . Sergeant Adeoye was attached to the Lagos State Taskforce on Environmental sanitation and Special offenses before his untimely death. meanwhile, the...

Police kill woman during raid in Lagos

A policeman yesterday shot dead a girl in the Adamo area of Ikorodu, Lagos, during a raid. The killing of the trader sparked off heavy protest as youths in the area gave the patrol team a hot chase, forcing the police to abandon their vehicle and flee the scene. The youths seized...

Task Force goes after ‘Gokada, Maxokada’, impounds I15 motorcycles on restricted routes

The Lagos State Task Force has gone after operators of commercial motorcycle operators ‘Gokada’ and ‘Maxokada’ who ply restricted routes in the state . Following the fallout ,the agency has arrested 23 operators and impounded 10 motorcycles for traffic...

Elections: Police deploy 7 DIGs, 10 AIGs, others

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has deployed seven Deputy Inspectors-General of Police (DIGs) to the six geo-political zones across the country. A statement by the Force Spokesman, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Frank Mba, in Abuja, yesterday, said 10...

Again, police warn vigilante, private security guards to steer clear of polls

Delta State Police Command has reiterated its warning to members of local vigilance groups, and private security guards or unauthorised security outfits to steer clear of Saturday’s governorship and house of assembly elections. The Command insisted that it was not the duty...
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