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A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Court extends suspension of Justice Onnoghen’s trial to January 28

An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has extended the restraining order against the continuation of the trial of Nigeria’s Chief Justice, Walter Onnoghen, to January 28.
Eedris AbdulKareem

Rapper Eedris Abdulkareem gives farewell message to ex-IGP Ibrahim Idris

Barely 48 hours after the former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris bowed out of the service, controversial rapper, Eedris Abdulkareem, on Wednesday gave a farewell message to him.
Abubakar Adamu Mohammed

Mohammed Adamu: Police lost glory, a concern to governments, Nigerians

The acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has warned officers and men of the force to abstain from unethical conducts capable of tarnishing the image of the force.
The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has warned officers and men of the force to abstain from unethical conducts capable of tarnishing the image of the force.

Acting IGP warns personnel against unethical conduct

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has warned officers and men of the force to abstain from unethical conducts capable of tarnishing the image of the force.
Atiku Abubakar

Elections: Atiku Abubakar charges Osun voters to resist rigging

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has told voters in Osun State to resist any attempt by politicians to rig elections in their state.
Frank Mba

Ag. IGP Adamu Mohammed appoints Frank Mba as new police spokesperson

The new acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) Adamu Mohammed has appointed Frank Mba as the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Nigeria Police.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammad Abubakar Adamu-2

Former police chief Ibrahim Idris hands over to successor Adamu Mohammed

At about 11:18a.m, on Wednesday, immediate past Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, formally handed over to his successor, Mohammed Adamu.
Muhammadu Buhari

PDP: Another term for President Buhari is invitation to totalitarianism

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Tuesday warned Nigerians not to grant a second tenure to President Muhammadu Buhari as doing so is an invitation to totalitarianism.
Mohammed Adamu

Election: New police chief assures opposition of level playing ground

President Muhammadu Buhari has decorated the new acting Inspector General of Police (IGP), Abubakar Mohammed Adamu, with his new rank, with the new top cop promising immediately that he will ensure a level playing ground for all political parties in the forthcoming elections.
Mohammed Adamu

Mohammed Adamu officially assumes office as acting IGP

Sequel to the retirement of the 19th Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed an Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, to takeover in acting capacity.
Mohammed Adamu

New police chief speaks, promises change of strategy

The new acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has said he will adopt a fresh strategy to tackle the insecurity challenges facing Nigeria.
The outgoing Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has taken his possible successor in office, Adamu Mohammed, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

Ibrahim Idris: I have reached the pinnacle of my career

Ibrahim Idris, former inspector-general of police (IGP), has bowed out of office after clocking the mandatory 35 years in service.
National Chairman, Action Peoples Party (APP), Mr Ikenga Ugochiyere

CUPP celebrates IGP’s exit, demands release of ‘political detainees’

The Coalition of the United Political Parties (CUPP), on Tuesday, celebrated the exit of former Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, from the force, after attaining the mandatory 60 year-retirement age, with the cutting of a birthday cake.
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammad Abubakar Adamu-2

In Pictures: President Buhari decorates new acting IGP Mohammad Adamu

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a new Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammad Abubakar Adamu
The outgoing Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has taken his possible successor in office, Adamu Mohammed, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

President Buhari names Mohammed Adamu as acting police inspector general

President Muhammadu Buhari has named Mohammed Adamu as acting inspector-general of police (IGP).
The outgoing Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has taken his possible successor in office, Adamu Mohammed, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.

President Buhari meets outgoing IGP Ibrahim Idris, AIG Adamu Mohammed

The outgoing Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has taken his possible successor in office, Adamu Mohammed, to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari.
Adamu Mohammed

AIG Adamu Mohammed visits Presidential Villa

The man who is expected to be named the new police inspector general, Mohammed Adamu, on Tuesday visited the presidential villa, Abuja, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.
Adamu Mohammed

NANS congratulates new acting police chief

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), has congratulated the new Acting Inspector-General of Police, Adamu Mohammed, on his appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari.

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