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Police: Senator Melaye not in our custody

Authorities of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command has denied knowledge of the arrest of Sen. Dino Melaye at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on Monday morning.

Senator Dino Melaye denies fleeing Nigeria

Sen. Dino Melaye said on Sunday that he had not fled the country as being reported in some quarters.

Senator Melaye: I did not flee Nigeria

The Kogi West Senator, Dino Melaye, has denied fleeing Nigeria over his recent travails.

Outrage in police over alleged lopsided promotions

There is discontent among some officers and men from South-East and South-South geopolitical zones in the police over what they described as “marginalisation of our officers” from the regions in the promotion of personnel.

Benue killings: Governor Ortom presents documents to indict Presidency, others

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, on Wednesday, gave startling revelations to the Senate when he informed the lawmakers that the Presidency ignored several warnings before the mass killing of his people by herdsmen.

Police nab fake auctioneer in Abuja

The Operatives attached to the Force Criminal Intelligence Investigation Department, FCIID, of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested a 36 years old man, John Torsoo, parading himself as an Inspector in the Force in charge of auctioning of vehicles for the Police.

Peace Corps not proscribed by federal govt – official

The Peace Corps of Nigeria, PCN, says the corps is not proscribed by the federal government.

Rivers killings: We went for reprisal attack – suspect

A gang member who was involved in the gruesome murder of innocent people in Omoku, Rivers state, Desmond Okotubo, on the new year day on Thursday told newsmen in Abuja that his gang members led by the late Don Waney were on reprisal attack ‎over the arrest of their leader’s mother by the vigilantes in the area.

Police to prosecute vendors of police uniforms

The Nigeria Police Force said that it would arrest and prosecute anyone caught selling police uniforms in the open market.

Police arrest woman with 187 bags of indian hemp

The police in Abuja yesterday paraded a woman found to be in possession of 187 bags of Indian hemp.

Nigeria Police flay report rating it as worst in the world

The Nigeria Police has faulted a recent report by two foreign bodies — International Police Association (IPA) and Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) –, which described it as the worst globally, saying the so-called rating was out to blackmail Nigeria Police.

Police arrest two, kill one over death of abducted British missionary

The police in Delta State investigating the kidnapping of four British missionaries said yesterday that they had arrested two persons suspected of involvement while a third was killed in a shoot-out at the gang’s hideout.

Imohimi Edgal remains acting Lagos CP – Police HQ

The Force Public Relation Officer (FPRO), Jimoh Moshood, a Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP), has said that Imohimi Edgal remains as the acting Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command.

[email protected]: IGP orders nationwide massive deployment of personnel

As Nigeria marks its 57th Independence Day anniversary today, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has directed all Commissioners of Police in the 36 states, including the FCT, and Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIGs) in the zonal commands, to provide robust and elaborate security across the country to ensure hitch free celebration.

Eid-el-Kabir: IGP orders massive deployment of police throughout country

The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim K. Idris, on behalf of the officers and men of the Nigeria Police Force felicitated with Muslims faithful in Nigeria on the occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

IGP pockets N10bn monthly for deployment to oil coys, banks – Sen. Misau

Senator Isa Misau (Bauchi Central) has accused the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris, of fraudulent activities and nepotism in the administration of the police.

Ozubulu church killings: Why assassins are after Bishop – cousin

“He (Bishop) is a successful businessman in South Africa, although I cannot say this is what he is dealing on because I’ve not been there.”

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