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Nigeria 2019: Notes from the field

Whoever came up with the wise saying that Nigerian politics is dirty deserves an award for perspicacity. I have just returned from that dirtied, muddled up, confused, uncertain, unpredictable zone of Nigerian life and society with truck loads of stories in my head and enough impressions in my mind to last me another life-time.

Federal government urged to strengthen forensic science to fight crime

Pathologists have urged the Federal Government to strengthen forensic science to minimise the high rate of crime in the country.
As part of contributions to improving security of lives and property in the state, Fidelity Bank Plc has donated N50 million to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF).

Fidelity Bank donates N50m to Lagos State Security Trust Fund

As part of contributions to improving security of lives and property in the state, Fidelity Bank Plc has donated N50 million to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF).

Security: Federal government lauds Aliko Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation yesterday in Abuja, donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

Security: Federal government lauds Dangote over presentation of 150 patrol cars to Police

In an unprecedented show of philanthropy, the Aliko Dangote Foundation on Wednesday in Abuja donated 150 fully kitted operational cars worth several hundreds of Naira to the Nigeria Police Force.

Report: How poor budgeting hampers police operations

Most of the operational equipment used by the Nigeria Police Force – Armoured Personnel Carriers, vehicles, body armours, communications equipment and boats – are provided by state governments and the private sector, a new report by the Network of Police Reform in Nigeria has shown.

Lagos government urged to partner neighbouring states on security

Lagos State Government needs to partner with neighbouring states of Ogun and Ondo on security as the nation’s commercial capital grows into mega-city, says Commissioner of Police in Lagos, CP Imohimi Edgal.
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Jim Ovia pledges N250m to Lagos State Security Trust Fund

The Founder/Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc, Jim Ovia, on Tuesday re-affirmed his support to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund by pledging an additional 150 per cent of previous donations to the Trust Fund.

2019: Jim Ovia endorses Governor Ambode for second term

Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr Jim Ovia, has expressed his desire to see Mr Akinwunmi Ambode re-elected as governor of Lagos State in 2019, hinging his position on what he sees as impressive performance in the last three years.

Dapchi schoolgirls’ abduction confirms need for state police – Assemblyman

The abduction of some schoolgirls in Dapchi, Yobe State, has confirmed the need for state police, a Lagos State lawmaker, Mr. Yinka Ogundimu, said on Tuesday.

Lagos govt donates 30 power bikes to security agencies

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday donated 30 power bikes to some security agencies operating in the state.

Federal govt fails to implement report of police reforms c’ttee

The federal government has failed to fund the Nigeria Police in line with the report of the Presidential Committee on Police Reforms in Nigeria that recommended an estimate of N2.8 trillion be spent in a period of five years to radically transform the police, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, disclosed wednesday.

Ambodes pledges to make Lagos safest African city

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, yesterday, pledged to make Lagos the safest city to live and work in Africa.

Ambode donates 120 5KVA generating sets to power Police formations

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday handed over 120 new 5KVA generating sets to the Lagos State Police Command to power all police formations across the State, with a pledge of continuous support to security agencies to ensure optimal performance.

Lagos trust fund donates seven patrol vans to police

The Lagos State Security Trust Fund (LSSTF) in line with its mandate to provide critical security equipment for the police and other security agencies in the State on Wednesday presented seven Nissan pick-up vans to the Lagos State Police Command.

We spent N15n on security in 2016 – Ambode

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday said the administration spent over N15bn in 2016 to beef up security and ensure the safety of lives and property.

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Police recruitment: We have not commenced screening of candidates – PSC

The Police Service Commission (PSC), has alerted the public that it has not commenced the screening of applicants who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force.

Uganda’s ruling NRM endorses President Museveni for ‘2021 elections and beyond’

Uganda's ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) lawmakers have endorsed President Yoweri Museveni to continue leading the party and the state.
An FCT High Court in Maitama, on Monday, granted leave to the EFCC to amend the charge in the trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal and three others, over alleged N544 fraud.

N544 million fraud: Court grants EFCC leave to amend charge against ex-SGF, others

An FCT High Court in Maitama, on Monday, granted leave to the EFCC to amend the charge in the trial of former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, and three others, over alleged N544 fraud.
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Bauchi: CSO cautions INEC against subversive reversal

A pro-democracy group, Conscience Nigeria, has warned Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to thread with caution on ‘subversive reversal’ in Bauchi State

Court sacks Delta APC chairman

Prophet Jones Ode Erue, the Delta State chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Delta State has been sacked.