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February 21, 2018 5:45 PM Over 9,000 Police Officers Retire, Die Annually – IGP

The Inspector General of Police ( IGP), Mr Ibrahim Idris says the Nigeria Police Force loses 9,028 officers to death, dismissal and retirement annually. Idris made the disclosure at the monthly meeting with Commissioners of Police and above on Wednesday in Abuja. The IGP said that the development had seriously affected the manpower of the force. He noted 20

February 16, 2018 7:04 AM Suspected herdsmen butcher another policeman in Jos

A retired Assistant Superintendent of Police, Daniel Malu, was on Thursday killed by some hoodlums in Jos, Plateau State. It was gathered that Malu was hacked to death by suspected Fulani herdsmen during an operation on the Saki-Ogbooro Road in the Oke-Ogun area of the state. Malu, 58, whose last office was ‘A’ Division in Jos, was also killed in his Dorowa 19

February 13, 2018 1:43 PM Police Officer Found Dead In Nasarawa

One police officer was on Tuesday morning found dead in Adudu community of Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa state. The policeman whose name is still unknown was reportedly killed by some hoodlums. Nasarawa Police Public Relations Officer, Idrissu Kennedy confirmed the news of the death to Channels Television. According to him, the police officer 17

February 13, 2018 8:12 AM Ben Bruce questions IGP Idris over murder of kidnapped policeman in Benue

The senator representing Bayelsa East in the National Assembly has queried the Inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris over gruesome killing of kidnapped policemen in Benue. Reacting to the new development, Ben Bruce condemned the killing, questioning the IGP Idris’s stand that killings in Benue was a communal clash. He tweeted “I condemn the abduction 18

February 1, 2018 1:22 PM Policeman Shoots Boss Over Girlfriend

The Adamawa police command has confirmed the death of a sergeant by a corporal over a dispute. The spokesperson of the police in the state, Othman Abubakar, confirmed the death of the officer “over a minor disagreement.” The incident happened at a bar in Madagali Local Government Area of the state. A witness who refused to be named said the two officers 21

January 31, 2018 6:36 PM Policeman shoots colleague dead over girlfriend

A sergeant simply identified as Timothy has been reportedly shot dead by one Corporal Adamu over love affairs. Adamawa police spokesperson, Othman Abubakar confirmed the death of the officer to newsmen on Wednesday. He said the officers were arguing over the corporal’s girlfriend when he shot him with his rifle. The incident happened on Tuesday at a bar in Madagali 20

December 28, 2017 8:28 AM Several Left Dead After Communal Clash In Cross River

A renewed communal clash in Akamkpa local government area of Cross River State has claimed about ten lives. According to reports the clash was caused by the alleged killing of a man, who was intercepted at Uyanga on his way to Ojor with ammunition. He was said to have been killed by the people of Uyangha and his vehicle set ablaze. The people of Ojor on getting 28

October 29, 2017 3:33 AM Obi laid the foundation for the security we enjoy in Anambra – Retired DIG Leha

A retired Deputy Inspector-General of Police (Operations), Philemon Leha, in this interview, shares his experience as the Commissioner of Police in Anambra State during the tenure of former Governor Peter Obi. In principle, one is supposed to be resting, but I have a few things occupying my time – further studies, consultancies, etc but, in all, I am coping 39

October 28, 2017 6:35 AM Policeman shoots SS3 pupil dead in Bayelsa

A policeman identified as Corporal David Napoleon has shot a teenager, Tomizibe Johnson, to death in Bayelsa State. The incident reportedly occurred at 10pm on Thursday at Kpansia area of Yenagoa metropolis. Napoleon, attached to the Department of Operations at the state Police Command, was said to have shot dead Johnson, a Senior Secondary School student 23

October 26, 2017 10:57 AM IGP Idris purchased 2 Prado jeeps for Aisha Buhari

Senator Isah Misau (APC-Bauchi Central) has stated that the inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris, bought 2 Prado SUV’s for Aisha Buhari, wife of the president, Vanguard reports. The lawmaker made his comments when he appeared before the Senate committee mandated to probe the IGP. NAIJ.com gathers that Misau stated that Idris had purchased the vehicles 21