The Police Service Commission (PSC) says it has no power to probe a bribery allegation in the sum of N120 billion leveled against the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris by the Chairman, Senate Committee on Navy and Senator representing Bauchi Central, Isah Misau. Speaking with Punch Newspaper, PSC’s spokesman, Ikechukwu...
The Police Service Commission has described as “authentic” the retirement letter of Senator Isah Misau, Chairman Senate Committee on Navy. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that the Nigeria Police Force on August 27 declared Misau a “deserter”, and accused him of carrying a forged retirement letter. NAN also recalls that...
From Nuel Anaba Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike aka Evans, famed for making billions of naira from kidnapping, was Wednesday arraigned in Lagos State High Court for his roles in various kidnappings and robberies across the country. The Attorney-General of Lagos State, Adeniji Kazeem, led the prosecution team. A source within the police circle was...
From Yahaya Wakili, Damaturu The Yobe State Police Commissioner, Abdulmalik Sunumani, has said that a 14-year old boy was “accidentally shot dead” by a policeman at the Damaturu metropolis checkpoint along Maiduguri road. Confirming the incident on Thursday to journalists in Damaturu, Sunumani described it as an unfortunate incident. He said...
Worried by the rising spate of kidnappings across the country, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Idris Ibrahim, on Friday embarked on a tour of the Abuja – Kano road to assess the situation. Ibrahim, who is being accompanied by the Special Tactical Squad and the IGP Intelligence...
The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has sacked four policemen attached to Ijebu-Ode area command in Ogun state for extortion. According to a statement by Abayomi Sogunle, assistant commissioner of police, who heads the police public complaints rapid response unit, the men were dismissed after they were found guilty...