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Police place N5 million bounty for information about killers of policemen

The Nigeria Police Force has placed a N5million bounty for anyone with useful information that would lead to the arrest of the killers of some policemen.
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Security cordon thrown on Ekiti as governorship poll begins

A security cordon has been thrown on Ekiti as the simultaneous accreditation and voting process is set to commence in Saturday’s governorship election.
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Ekiti guber: Police to withdraw Ayodele Fayose, Kayode Fayemi’s security aides

The police DIG declared that no party would be allowed to hold any political rally not approved by the police until the election was held.

INEC: Deployment of 30,000 policemen based on security needs

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Monday said the deployment of about 30,000 policemen for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti State was based on security needs.
Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

IGP, INEC meeting with party stakeholders disrupted in Ekiti

The stakeholders’ meeting convened by the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, and the National Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, on Monday came to an abrupt end as party members disrupted the parley in a show of strength.
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Ekiti guber: Police deploy 30,000 personnel, two helicopters, others

The Nigeria Police Force has deployed 30,000 personnel for the July 14 governorship election in Ekiti.

Security: IGP Ibrahim Idris orders CPs, AIGs to be on red alert

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has directed Commissioners of Police in state commands and their supervising Assistant Inspectors-General of Police to be on red alert.

Killings: IGP Ibrahim Idris orders tight security nationwide

The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, on Friday ordered tight security nationwide.

Five suspects arrested over killing of seven policemen in Abuja

Barely five days after the gruesome killing of seven cops in Abuja, the Police said they have arrested five suspects in connection with the attack.

Police decorate 36 officers in Edo

Thirty-six police officers among those recently promoted were on Thursday decorated in Benin City, the Edo State capital, by Rasheed Akintunde, the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), in charge of Zone 5.

Eid-el-Fitr: Civil Defence to deploy 45,000 personnel

As part of measures to guarantee a violence-free Eid-el-Fitr celebration, the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), said it would deploy a total of 45, 000 of its personnel across the country.

Eid-el-Fitr: IGP orders massive deployment of police personnel

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered massive deployment of personnel throughout the country for the Eid-El-fitr celebration.

Police commission promotes 3,665 officers, 2 CPs to AIG, 16 DCPs to CPs

The Police Service Commission has approved the promotion of two Commissioners of Police to the rank of Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG).

Police recover more than 4,000 prohibited firearms

The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Thursday said the police had recovered more than 4,000 prohibited firearms across the country.

Police recruitment: JAMB, NPF announce date, instructions for shortlisted applicants

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and the Nigeria Police Force have fixed May 25 for the conduct of examination for persons shortlisted for recruitment into the police.

Police: IGP Ibrahim Idris was invited to brief Senate on Senator Melaye

The Nigeria Police Force has insisted that the Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris was invited to brief them on Senator Dino Melaye and not because of the security concerns in the country.

Ibrahim Idris: I owe Senate no apology

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has said the Force does not owe any individual or group any apology in discharging its duties.

Police Recruitment: Candidates to write JAMB exam

The police have confirmed that the candidates to be recruited in the ongoing process will have to write an examination conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

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