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    The Abia police command has confirmed the arrest of five men in connection with the alleged kidnap of a boy from Umuoba, the headquarters of Isiala Ngwa South Local Government Area of the state. All suspects are from the same community in Abia State. The Commissioner of Police, Mr Ene Okon, confirmed the arrest in ...
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    As Nigerians continue to bemoan the ill-treatment meted out to the public by members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), the Acting Inspector-General (I-G) of Police, Mohammed Adamu, said in Benin on Monday that the SARS has contributed up to 80 per cent of the successes recorded by the Nigeria Police Force. Adamu made the ...
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    The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) to wear police uniforms with full identification, pending the launch of new FSARS uniform. Police spokesman, Acting Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Jimoh Moshood, said in a statement in Abuja on Friday that Idris gave the order at ...
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    A video clip that went viral early last week fittingly illustrates the pitiable state of security in Nigeria. The video, obviously filmed from a safe distance a couple of feet above sea-level by a concerned witness, was about six armed policemen roughing up a tricycle (Keke) rider. It started with what appeared a negotiation with ...