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Okezie Ikpeazu seeks collaboration with police against street cultism

Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has solicited for the support of the Nigerian Police Force in curbing street cultism in the state.

Ibrahim Idris restates commitment of Nigeria Police Force to human rights protection

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris, says the Nigeria Police Force will ensure the rule of law and human rights best practices in the discharge of its constitutional mandate.
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Abia gets new police commissioner

Mr Chris Ezike, on Monday, assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police (CP) in Abia, promising to pursue a more effective and vigorous community policing in the state.

New Imo police commissioner assumes duty, promises justice

Following the power play that ousted the former Imo State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, a new Commissioner of police, Dasuki Galadanchi, on Wednesday, assumed office promising to restore justice in the state.

Governor Okorocha orders arrest of APC congress committee for missing materials

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has directed the State Commissioner of Police, Chris Ezike, to arrest and prosecute all members of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Committee that conducted the Saturday ward congress in the state for their alleged role in the stealing of materials intended for the election.

Suspected kidnap kingpin arrested in students’ hostel

A suspected notorious kidnapper and armed robber, Godwin Onyebuchi, also known as Papa G, has been nabbed by the operatives of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad of the Imo State Police Command. He was reportedly arrested in his hideout in a polytechnic hostel.

Police rescue kidnapped baby, arrest two suspects in Imo

The Police in Imo State have arrested two suspects for allegedly kidnapping a 17-month-old baby and committing robbery.

Mob lynch policeman for killing hotel guest

There was pandemonium in Amandugba, in the Isu Local Government Area of Imo State on Sunday, after a mob allegedly hacked a police sergeant, Chijioke Okorie, to death for killing a hotel guest, Ojiegbe Azuoku.

Imo assembly investigates suspected herdsmen killings

Following the call to investigate the level of damages caused by herdsmen in Imo communities, the Imo State House of Assembly, yesterday said “investigation is fully on” into the matter.

Policemen allegedly shoot, injure two persons at a wedding in Imo

Two policemen allegedly shot and wounded two persons in Anara, Isiala Mbano Local Government Area of Imo State on Sunday during a traditional wedding ceremony.

Three children found dead in stationary vehicle

The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Chris Ezike, has ordered a thorough investigation into the death of three brothers aged five, three and two who died in Okwelle Onuimo Local Government Area on Friday.

Police set up bank chain patrol squads to counter robbery attempts in Imo

Following the April 5 robbery attacks on some banks in Offa, Kwara State, resulting in the killing of an estimated 50 persons, the Imo State Police Command has set up what it called bank chain patrol squads.

Police recovers 168 illegal guns in arms mop up in Imo

Imo state Police Commissioner, Mr. Chris Ezike, on Tuesday displayed massive cache of arms ammunition recovered by the Command during the ongoing nationwide Arms mop-up and recovery exercise initiated by the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.

Imo CP seeks stiffer punishment for convicted cultists

The Commissioner of Police in Imo, Mr Chris Ezike, has called for stiffer punishment for convicted cultists to check the menace especially crime its roots.

NDDC completes two road projects at FUTO as Nsima Ekere bags honorary doctorate degree

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has completed two road intervention projects at the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO), Imo State, in the last one year.

Governor Okorocha commends police for drop in crime rate

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday commended the state Police Command for the ‘drastic’ reduction of crime rate in the state through effective policing.

Police dismisses Sergeant for killing 20-year-old driver’s assistant

The Imo State Police Command has dismissed a Police Sergeant, Abu Itam, who allegedly killed a 20-year-old truck conductor, Ifeanyi Okafor, on February 9, 2018.

Police seek traditional rulers, stakeholders collaboration to fight crime

The Imo Commissioner of Police, Mr Chris Ezike, has called on traditional rulers and community leaders to collaborate with the Police to fight crime in their areas and in the state.

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Buruji Kashamu replaces Adeleke Shittu as Ogun PDP governorship candidate

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NLC: Vote out governors against new national minimum

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has urged electorate in the country to vote out en masse any governor that does not approve of the new agitated national minimum wage of N30, 000 monthly.

NFF thanks Aiteo after Super Eagles’ AFCON qualification

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NAQS: Sniper in beans, a weapon of mass destruction

The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service, NAQS, has warned dealers in beans to desist from using “Sniper” to store the produce as the chemical is too toxic for human consumption.