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Massive redeployment in police as Oyo, Lagos, Kwara, Anambra get new commissioners

Mohammed Adamu, acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), has ordered the posting and redeployment of some senior police officers to zones, formations and state commands.
Inspector General of Police , Ibrahim Idris

Ibrahim Idris charges police constables to respect rule of law, human rights

Ibrahim Idris, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), has charged new constables in the service to respect rule of law and fundamental human rights in the performance of their duties.
Inspector General of Police , Ibrahim Idris

Ibrahim Idris tasks police constables on discipline, rule of law

The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, at the weekend charged new police constables to respect the Rule of Law and fundamental human rights of the people in the performance of their duty.

Makurdi protest: Governor Ortom directs Police to restore order

Gov Samuel Ortom on Saturday appealed to protesters in some parts of Makurdi, the state capital, to remain calm and directed security operatives to restore order.

Protests continue in Benue over herdsmen killings

Some residents of Benue stet have continued to protest the brutal killing of their kinsmen on January by persons suspected Fulani herdsmen.

We’re not going after killer herdsmen in now – Benue CP

The police in Benue are holding back on their offensive against suspected killer herdsmen on rampage across the North-Central state, saying they would prioritise an immediate succour and enduring tranquillity for the affected communities instead.

Killings going on in Benue despite IGP Ibrahim Idris presence – Group

A group, Community Development Coalition, has raised the alarm that Fulani herdsmen are still carrying out killings in the Guma and Logo local government areas of Benue State.

Police parades 35 suspected cultists in Benue

Men of the Benue state police command on Saturday paraded 35 suspected cult members arrested last week in the state.

Police arrest Benue university student nabbed over murder of colleague

A 400 Level Psychology student of a middle belt state university, Gabriel Egbe, has been arrested by the Benue State Police Command for his alleged complicity in the murder of a fellow student of the same university, one Philip Adah.

Police parade 35 suspected cultists in Benue

The Benue State Police Command has paraded 35 suspected cultists arrested in the last few days in different parts of the state as part of its ‘Ember Month Operation Order’ aimed at ensuring a peaceful and crime free festive period.

Ex-CP Abubakar Tsav urges IGP Ibrahim Idris to investigate unresolved assassinations in Benue

Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, Public Complaints Commissioner, overseeing Benue, has urged the Inspector-General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, to stop rising incidences of assassination in the state.

Police trains 150 officers, others in counter terrorism

A National Counter Terrorism Incident Commanders Management Course for Deputy Superintendents of Police (DSPs) and Chief Superintendents of Police (CSPs) as well as their counterparts in other security agencies has opened in Makurdi, the Benue State capital.

Police will enforce Benue anti-open grazing law – CP

The police in Benue say they will strictly enforce the provisions of the anti-open grazing law, which comes into effect on Wednesday, Nov. 1, and curb any infringements.

Police arrest suspected kidnap kingpin in Benue

Benue State Police Command has arrested a suspected kidnap and robbery kingpin on wanted list, Monday Iorgougo, alias Yahooze, alleged to have masterminded several kidnap and robbery cases in the state, including the abduction of a female journalist.

Murder suspect confessed to killing motorcycle owner

A notorious armed robbery kingpin, identified as Vincent Adoyi, currently in police net for the murder of some police officers in Ugbokolo of Okpokwu Local Government Area of Benue State, has been fingered in the murder of a motorcycle owner.

Nine girls, boys arrested over cultism in Benue

Four female cult members were, weekend, arrested by the Benue State Police Command alongside five other male accomplices during an initiation ceremony at Aune-Adoka in Otukpo Local Government Area of the state.

Benue gov donates 16 Hilux vans to security operatives

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has charged security agencies in the state to step up the fight against crime and criminality.

Benue police arrest suspected member of police killer’s gang

The Benue State Police Command, on Tuesday, paraded, one Vincent Adoyi, a suspected criminal believed to have been involved in the attack on a police station in Ado Local Government Area of the state in which three policemen were killed late last year.

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Premier: India set to mass produce COVID-19 vaccine, launches digital health mission

India is ready to mass produce COVID-19 vaccines when scientists give the go-ahead, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his Independence Day speech on Saturday.
Manchester United are reportedly closely monitoring the situation of contract rebel Saul Niguez, although may face competition from Manchester City for the Atletico Madrid midfielder.

Saul Niguez could be Manchester United’s next signing – report

Manchester United are targeting Atletico Madrid star Saul Niguez again after losing out on Jadon Sancho, according to The Daily Star.
Ghana international Thomas Teye Partey was in action as his Atletico Madrid side succumbed to a 1-0 loss to city rivals Real Madrid in La Liga action in Spain on Saturday.

Arsenal to step up pursuit of Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey

Arsenal are prepared to step up their pursuit of Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Partey, a report from The Daily Star claims.
Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has approved the payment of N148.8 million to offset the backlogs of arrears and monthly allowances of various batches of serving and past corps members in the state.

Borno resettles 2,800 IDPs 6-years after insurgents’ attack

Borno State Government, says it has resettled 2,800 displaced persons at Ajiri community in Mafa Local Government Area of the state.
The President of All Farmers Association of Nigeria, AFAN, Architect Ibrahim Kabir, Saturday, warned that without adequate food the Coronavirus, COVID-19, situation will worsen as government fights to contain its spread in the country.

NAIC, AFAN partner to insure 40m farmers against flood, other disasters

The Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation (NAIC) says it is partnering with All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) to insure over 40 million farmers across Nigeria against flooding and other disasters.