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August 15, 2018 2:16 PM How Osinbajo exposed Buhari ‘as being responsible’ for SARS brutality – Aisha Yesufu

Aisha Yesufu, co-convener of the BringBackOurGirls, BBOG, advocacy group, has reacted to the directive by the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo ordering the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to overhaul the management and activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) with immediate effect. Yesufu said the directive by Osinbajo indicates that President 16

August 14, 2018 11:34 AM Malami, DSS, Senate Sued Over ‘Plot’ To Remove Saraki

Rafiu Adebayo and Isah Misau, senators representing Kwara south and Bauchi central, have sued Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation, the Department of State Services (DSS) and the senate over an alleged plot to remove Bukola Saraki as senate president. Joined in the suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/872/2018 are the senate president, deputy senate 16

August 12, 2018 12:54 PM Four killed as Abba Kyari’s team, bandits clash in Kaduna

The Police Command in Kaduna State has said four of its operatives died during a gun battle with bandits in the state. The Public Relations Officer of the command, DSP Sabo Yakubu, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Sunday. “At about 0630hrs on August 11, a team of detectives attached to IGP Intelligent Response Team ( IRT) while 24

August 10, 2018 9:29 AM Kidnapping: Gunmen divert 18-seater bus in Rivers

Unknown gunmen have diverted a commercial 18-seater bus along with its passengers into a forest around Omurelu-Elele-Owerri road axis in Rivers State. DAILY POST gathered that the 18-seater bus was traveling from Owerri, in Imo State to Port Harcourt, Rivers State when they were ambushed by armed suspected kidnappers around Omurelu-Elele new road. The Commander 21

August 2, 2018 2:38 PM Assembly siege: Benue govt. seeks police commission’s intervention –

The Benue State Government has requested for the intervention of the Police Service Commission (PSC) to end the police siege on the State Assembly. In a letter of complaint delivered to the Office of the Chairman of the Commission and dated July 31, 2018, the Attorney General of Benue State and Commissioner for Justice, Michael Gusa, sought the intervention 18

July 20, 2018 7:27 AM Boko Haram leader reveals amount paid for Chibok girls, whereabouts of others in captivity

One of the arrested Boko Haram leaders and kidnappers of the Chibok schoolgirls, Mallam Mayinta Modu, alias Abor has revealed that each of them received N60,000 as ransom before they freed one batch of the abducted girls. Modu, who hails from Bama Local Government Area, Borno State had confessed to being one of the Boko Haram Commanders that coordinated 18

July 19, 2018 9:27 PM CP Bala Ciroma takes over as FCT Commissioner of Police

The FCT Police Command has announced that a new Commissioner of Police, CP Bala Ciroma, has assumed duty. Ciroma resumed at the Command Headquarters on Thursday after he took over from his predecessor CP Sadiq Abubakar Bello. DSP Anjuguri Manzah, FCT Police Public Relations, in a statement, said a brief handing-over ceremony was held. Ciroma holds a Bachelor 23

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 18

July 3, 2018 7:19 AM Abia guber aspirant, Ukauwa cries out over alleged assassination attempt

Chidike Ukauwa, one of the governorship aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Abia State,Tuesday, petitioned the Presidency and the Inspector-General of police, Ibrahim Idris over alleged assassination attempt on his life by the agents of the PDP-led government in the state. The petition dated July 2,2018 was made available 24

July 2, 2018 4:25 PM Force headquarters react to alleged protest by mobile police personnel in Borno

The personnel barricaded the command headquarters located on Maiduguri-Kano expressway, causing disruption of traffic. “About 10,000 mobile policemen were deployed to the state from different commands but we have not received our allowances in the past six months,” one of them said. But a statement by the spokesman for the Nigeria Police Force, Jimoh 20