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    The Senate has mandated its Committee on Police Affairs  to summon the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over killing of seven Police officers at Galadimawa Junction in Abuja. This followed a motion moved through a Point of Order by Sen. Mao Ohuabunwa (PDP Abia) on proliferation of road blocks along South-Eastern roads by armed police ...
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    July 2, 2018 The Presidency on Monday summoned the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris over the reported protest embarked by police personnel in Maiduguri, the Borno capital, on Monday. The police personnel were said to have protested over non-payment of their monthly salaries and allowances. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the IGP ...
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    The newly promoted Commissioner of Police (CP) Damian Okoro has warned officers at the Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Ikoyi, to shun corruption or be shown red card. Okoro gave the warning on Sunday at Ikoyi, Lagos, while decorating 27 officers who were recently promoted by the Police Service Commission (PSC). The police boss, who was ...
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    For losing their lives in service to their fatherland, the Nigerian government through the Nigeria Police on Thursday paid the sum of N585,027 (Five Hundred and Eighty-Five Thousand and Twenty Seven Naira only to each family of the slain policemen. This amounted to N29, 836,378 million to 51 families of police officers who lost their ...
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    For the third time in one week, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with service chiefs and heads of security agencies at the presidential villa, Abuja. Inside Aso Rock sources said it was unusual but they offered no more clues as to what warranted the frequent security briefing all of them at the behest of ...
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    The President of the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, says the plot by the police to link him with the April 5 Offa robbery is meant to  embarrass him. Saraki said this in a statement issued in Abuja signed by his Special Adviser Media and Publicity, Mr Yusuph Olaniyonu. The police spokesman, Moshood Jimoh said ...
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    Nigerians across various divides have come hard on the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over his bloopers as he struggled to read a prepared speech at a police event in Kano State. The video of the embarrassing episode, which looked slightly doctored, had been trending on social media. Voice of Liberty TV Kano shared ...
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    President Muhammadu Buhari has departed Abuja for London where he is scheduled to meet with his doctors for routine medical check up. The presidential aircraft conveying the president and few of his aides took-off from the presidential wing of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja at 3.20 p.m. The Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji ...
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    The Nigeria Police Force said it had arrested 12 more suspects in connection with the recent bank robbery in Offa, Kwara bringing total number of arrests to 21. The suspects are: Adegoke Shogo, 29; Kayode Opadokun, 35; kazeem Abdulrasheed, 36; Azeez Abdullahi, 27; Alexander Reuben, 39; Jimoh Isa; 28 and Azeez Salaudeen, 20. Others are: ...
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    April 8, 2018 The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Sunday paid a condolence visit to Gov. AbdulFatah Ahmed of Kwara, over the last week’s bank robbery in Offa. Mohammed in Ilorin, also condoled with the families of the victims of the April 5  robbery attack and described it as unfortunate and ...