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Recruitment: Police shortlist 37,062 for examination

The Police Service Commission has shortlisted a total of 37,062 candidates for examination in the ongoing Police recruitment exercise.

Recruitment: Nigeria Police will strictly adhere to federal character – DIG

The Nigeria Police Force on Friday said it would adhere strictly to the Federal Character policy in the ongoing recruitment of additional 6,000 policemen in the country.

Anambra youths protest Senate over no confidence vote on IGP Ibrahim Idris

Anambra State youths on Friday took to the streets and roads of Awka to protest the Senate probe and vote of no confidence passed on Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris over his failure to appear before the the body.

Police recruitment: 1,098 Abia indigenes jostle for 119 slots

No fewer than 1,098 Abia State indigenes are qualified to write the ongoing recruitment examination into the Nigerian Police Force out of the 1,589 applicants, an official of the Police Service Commission (PSC) has said.

Don’t influence your appointment – DIG warns police recruits

Deputy Inspector General of Police in-Charge of Logistics and Supply, Alhaji Maigari Abbati Dikko, on Wednesday, warned police recruits undergoing screening in Kano Zone not to influence their appointment in any way, saying any one caught would be disqualified.

Recruitment: Police warn applicants against inducing officials

Nigeria Police Force (NPF) on Tuesday warned applicants shortlisted for recruitment into the force against giving bribe to officials.

Police Recruitment: 133,324 applicants to undergo psychiatric test

The Nigeria Police Force on Monday says 133,324 applicants shortlisted for recruitment into the force will undergo a compulsory psychiatric test.

Police recruitment: Kaduna tops shortlist with 6,962 candidates, as Lagos ranks least with 1,013

Out of the 133,324 candidates shortlisted for the nationwide Police recruitment exercise, Kaduna State has the highest number with 6,962, while Lagos has the least with 1,013 candidates.

Police recruitment: 133,324 shortlisted for screening – PSC

The Police Service Commission says 133, 324 applicants have been shortlisted for screening for the recruitment of 6,000 constables into the Nigeria Police Force.

133,324 Nigerians apply for 6,000 police slots

No less than 133,324 candidates have applied for the ongoing recruitment of 6,000 constables into the Nigeria Police Force, with Lagos having the lowest number with 1,013.

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.

Ibrahim Magu: My promotion tonic for ruthless graft fight

Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has hailed his elevation to the rank of a full police commission by the Police Service Commission.

Police promote EFCC chief Ibrahim Magu, 17 others

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Friday announced the promotion of 18 senior officers.

Police officers who arrested kidnap kinging Evans get special promotion

The Police Service Commission (PSC) said on Thursday that 45 officers who participated in the successful arrest of notorious kidnap kingpin, Evans, have been granted special promotion.

Anambra CP decorates 1,200 newly promoted police personnel

Mr Garba Umar, Anambra Commissioner of Police (CP), on Wednesday decorated 1,200 newly promoted police personnel in the State command.

AIG decorates 114 promoted officers in Zone 5

No fewer than 114 inspectors, rank and file have been decorated with their new ranks by the Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Zone 5, Rasheed Akintunde.

When individuals are stronger than state institutions

According to him, states with poor institutions have negative effects on growth and public policy implementation.

‎Two senior police officers dismissed for misconduct

The Police Service Commission (PSC) said on on Friday that two assistant superintendents of police (ASPs) have received ultimate disciplinary action for gross misconduct, while a deputy commissioner was promoted to full commissioner.

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