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The Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Adamu, has lamented the under-utilisation of the capacity of police lawyers.

IGP Adamu sets up panel to probe killing in Abia, redeploys CP Okon

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, yesterday condemned the misuse of firearms by a policeman at Ebem Ohafia area of Abia State last week Friday which led to the death of one Mr. Ifeanyi Arunsi.

Revelations from Farida Waziri’s new book

Former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Farida Waziri, presented her new book to the public in Abuja on Tuesday. I was privileged to have reviewed the book at the occasion.
Kola Ologbondiyan

PDP: Buhari’s presidency stinks

Against recent allegations of corruption against aides of President Muhammadu Buhari, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has passed an interim verdict on his presidency, saying “it is rotten and reeks of incurable corruption, festering up to every level”.

PDP governors seek probe of police raid on Governor Ishaku’s home

Bayelsa state governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum, Henry Seriake Dickson, has condemned an alleged police raid on the residence of the governor of Taraba State, Darius Dickson Ishaku, on June 11, 2019.

PDP governors condemn police raid on Governor Ishaku’s residence

The Governor òf Bayelsa State and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governor’s Forum, the Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson has condemned the Police raid on the residence of the Governor òf Taraba State, Arh. Darius Dickson Ishaku, on June 11, 2019.
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Ex-NYSC chief Peter Obasa tells President Buhari to pay his pension 35 years after...

Thirty-five years after retirement from military service, former Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, Col. Peter Obasa (retd), has made a passionate appeal to President Muhammadu Buhari to pay his gratuity and pension.

Abba Kyari: Police intelligence response team intact

The police crack intelligence team led by Deputy Commissioner of Police Abba Kyari has not been disbanded as reported.
Abubakar Adamu Mohammed

Lagosians urge acting IGP Mohammed Adamu to re-position police

Some Lagos residents have urged the acting Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, to take more steps to change the face of the force in the country.

Court of Appeal strips Okoi Obono-Obla’s panel of prosecutorial powers

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has nullified the prosecutorial powers of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP).

Police recover $470 million, N8 billion NNPC funds hidden in commercial banks

The Nigeria Police Thursday said it had succeeded in recovering monies belonging to the NNPC Brass/LNG Investment, which were supposed to be deposited in the Treasury Single Accounts (TSA) of the federal government
Ademola Adeleke

Osun guber: Court stops police from arresting Ademola Adeleke

With preparations for tomorrow’s governorship election in Osun State in top gear, an Osun State High Court Thursday restrained the police from arresting the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke.
Senator Ademola Nurudeen Adeleke

How Ademola Adeleke obtained NECO certificate for exam ‘he didn’t sit for’

On July 21, 2017, the Osun State Police Intelligence Bureau (SIB) received and acted on an intelligence report about examination malpractice at OJO/Aro Community Grammar School in Osun state.

Police declare Osun PDP guber candidate wanted for exam malpractice

Senator Ademola Adeleke, the PDP governorship candidate in the Osun election on Saturday may not be qualified to run for the office and his attempt to make things up, has landed him in Police trouble.

Civil servant to forfeit 86 vehicles, four houses to federal govt

The High Court of the Federal Capital Territory in Apo, Abuja, has ordered that 86 luxury vehicles, together with four houses and a quarry plant in Abuja, belonging to a civil servant, Mr. Ibrahim Tumsah, be temporarily forfeited to the Federal Government.

Victor Malu and his unconfirmed verdict on Oladipo Diya and others

General Malu was buried on October 28 at Tse Adoor compound, Tongov, Mbajima, Katsina Ala in Benue state.

Nigeria Police probe cash for promotion scandal

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has set up a special Investigation Panel to investigate complaints and petitions of alleged bribery by police officers for special promotion.

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China running 380 detention centres in Xinjiang – researchers

China’s network of detention centres in the northwest Xinjiang region is much bigger than previously thought and is being expanded, even as Beijing says it is winding down a “re-education” programme for ethnic Uighurs that has been condemned internationally, new research released by an Australian think-tank showed on Thursday.
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has expressed his administration’s commitment to the development of the education sector as the key to high-level human capital development needed for emancipation of the people.

Kogi declares two day mourning in honour of victims of tanker inferno

In a press statement signed by the commissioner of information, Kingsley Fanwo, and made available to newsmen in Lokoja, it said the Governor and the Government of Kogi State are saddened by the unfortunate incident that claimed many lives in the early hours of Wednesday
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has expressed deep sadness over the deaths of his Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr. Jerome Torshimbe, and his Personal Assistant on Special Duties, Mr. Famous Adejo.

Benue condemns killing by suspected herdsmen

The Benue State government has condemned the killing of five persons by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen during an attack on Tse-Apera Village, Nzorov district of Guma local government.
The Nigeria Police Force says its investigation shows that Boko Haram, Ansaru and other terror groups are getting support from some Nigerians.

Inspector extorting motorcyclist to face trial in Lagos

The Nigeria Police Force, Lagos State Command, Thursday, ordered the immediate orderly room trial of an inspector caught in a widely circulated picture extorting a motorcyclist.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Russia may be wishing to see his Democratic rival Joe Biden emerge victorious on Election Day.

US election: Donald Trump refuses to promise peaceful transition of power

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday refused to guarantee that he will transfer power if he loses the November election, earning scorn from his Democratic challenger Joe Biden and even from within his own party.