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Experts give conditions for establishment of state police

The National Coordinator, Network on Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) Okechukwu Nwanguma has said the call for State Police has been recurrent because of concerns over deteriorating insecurity in Nigeria.

NOPRIN: Governor Okorocha planning to rig governorship election using fake army officers

The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) has accused Rochas Okorocha, Governor of Imo State, of plans to cause trouble and disrupt the governorship election scheduled for March 9, 2019.

NOPRIN lambasts ex-IGP Ibrahim Idris on human rights abuses

The Network On Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) has called for urgent reforms in the Nigeria Police Force to check cases of human rights abuses and other challenges bedeviling the force.

NOPRIN: Why President Buhari should retire IGP Ibrahim Idris

The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria, NOPRIN, comprising 46 civil society organisations spread across the country, has called for the retirement of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris.

SARS: Experts call for total police reform

Some security experts in Lagos have called for a total reform of Nigeria Police as an institution to enhance the security of lives and property in the country.

Police dismiss 8 officers, discipline 108 in Lagos

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr Imohimi Edgal, on Wednesday said eight officers were dismissed over “very serious criminal offences”, while six others were demoted in ranks.

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.

Bank robbers can’t operate for hours in Lagos again – CP Imohimi Edgal

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, on Tuesday said there can never be hours-long bank robbery operations in the state again.

Police investigate official for alleged extortion, unlawful detention

The Lagos State Police Command has launched investigation into an alleged case of extortion, unlawful detention and sexual harassment against the Officer in Charge (OC), Anti-Kidnapping Squad, Lagos State Police Command, identified simply as Mr. Adejobi.

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