UPDATE: Police, Soldiers and Militants Clash in Ikorodu Lagos

Moses Omorogieva/Henry Oladele: According to NAN, no fewer than five policemen and two soldiers, including an army captain were killed by suspected militants early Sunday morning in Ikorodu Area of Lagos. The slain Captain was simply identified as Muhammad. There has been no official confirmation of the killings yet. NAN gathered that the existing presence…

IGP Warns Police officers against unlawful arrests as he decorates new CPs

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has warned personnel of the force against unlawful arrests and detention of innocent Nigerians. Idris gave the warning at a meeting with Commissioners of Police and above in Abuja on Wednesday. He directed all commissioners of police in the states to ensure close supervision of operations of all…

ILE-IFE CLASH: OPC says IGP is a bigot, want him sacked

Dr. Frederick Fasehun, Founder of the Yoruba socio-cultural group, Oodua People’s Congress (OPC), has called for the sack of the Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, over charges of tribalism and prejudice. Fasehun stated that the police boss has shown himself to be a bigot, unfit to head the nation’s police force. The OPC President…

Develop Yourselves Into Intelligent And Efficient Officers ~ Dambazau Tells Matriculating Fourth Regular Cadets At The POLAC

Interior Minister tells matriculating fourth regular cadets at the Police Academy Kano  ·        Inspects ongoing projects at the Police Academy Wudil, Kano Interior Minister, Gen Dambazau On Intelligent And Efficient EHISIENMEN OSAIGBOVO, Abuja; Dambazau has implored cadets at the Police Academy Kano (POLAC), to take advantage of the opportunities available at POLAC, to develop themselves into…

Inspector General: The Need For A More Peaceful Niger Delta

The task of restoring peace to the Niger delta is a collective responsibility of all Nigerians. The inspector general of police Ibrahim Idris believes must be pursued without sentiments. He stated this while playing host to members of the south-south zone of the national youth council of Nigeria. One spectacular message from the youth to…

News Summary Tuesday 14/03/2017 Nigeria and South Africa Deliberate Over Xenophobia

Nigeria and South Africa Deliberate Over Xenophobia Nigerian and South African officials have met in Pretoria to discuss issues relating to recent xenophobic attacks against foreign nationals especially Nigerians in South Africa. The Nigerian delegation included the Foreign Affairs Minister, Geoffrey Onyeama and his Interior counterpart General Abdulahman Danbazzau while the South African team was…

Nigeria Police :28, 627 Officers Promoted to their next rank

Nigeria Police Promotes Officers To Their Next Rank The Inspector-General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, has approved the promotion of 28, 627 junior officers to their next rank. According to a statement issued by Mr. Jimoh Moshood, the force spokesman, the mass promotion was part of ongoing efforts by the police chief to boost the…

Vampire: IGP promotes officers who killed notorious criminal

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has approved the promotion and commendation of officers and men who killed a notorious kidnapper, Henry Chubueze, popularly known as Vampire. Those who were recently promoted among the team got the Commendation for Courage Medal, while others were promoted. The team involved in the operation, the Inspector General…

Airport diversion: IGP assures air passengers maximum security

The Inspector General of Police,(IGP) Ibrahim Idris, has on Sunday assured air transport passengers being diverted to the Kaduna International Airport of maximum security. Idris gave the assurance following his inspection of security facilities in the airport. According to him, the force has deployed men and equipment required to perform their work including vehicles and……

Nigeria has potential to become defence systems solution hub–IGP

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, says Nigeria has the potential to become the world’s defence systems solution hub given its capacity to produce high-grade security merchandise locally. Idris said this on Friday during a tour of ProForce Armour and Ammunitions Production Facility, a defence systems and gadgets provider in Ode-Remo, Ogun. The News……

Inspector-General Of Police Praised For Fighting Corruption In The Country

• Urge Entertainment Industry to Join in Promoting Security in Nigeria The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim K. Idris, NPM, mni on 27th February, while playing host to some members of entertainment industry under the aegis of “Voice of Change Nigeria” led by their leader, Emeka Ike paid a courtesy call on him at the…

IGP Approves The Promotion Of Inspector And Members Of Rank And File

  Nigeria Police Promotes Police On Rank and File Calls for Re dedication to Duty   CSP JIMOH O. MOSHOOD, Abuja; As part of on-going measures geared towards boosting the morale of Police officers and the utmost concern for the welfare of the officers and men of the Force, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Ibrahim…