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Ekweremadu: Police investigate alleged assassination attempt
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Ekweremadu: Police investigate alleged assassination attempt

[FILE PHOTO] Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu The Nigeria Police Force said it had commenced investigation on the alleged assassination attempt on Deputy President of the Senate Ike Ekweremadu. The News Agency of Nigeria ( NAN) reports that Ekweremadu, his wife and son, allegedly escaped assassination attempt at their […]

Reps set for showdown with IGP over detention of lawmaker
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Reps set for showdown with IGP over detention of lawmaker

Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris The House of Representatives, on Wednesday threatened to summon the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, if Rep. Abubakar Lado (APC-Niger) arrested by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was not released within 12 hours. Lado currently represents Gurara/Suleja/Tafa Federal Constituency of Niger State. The […]

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IGP Idris orders Plateau police commissioner removal

The Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris Tuesday ordered the removal of Plateau state commissioner of Police, Undie Adie. This development was communicated in a statement by the Plateau State Police Command spokesperson, DSP Mathias Tyopev. Adie has been replaced with Austin Agbonlahor, who was until his appointment, the commissioner of […]

IG loses bid to stop Senate’s summons over Melaye
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IG loses bid to stop Senate’s summons over Melaye

[FILE] Senator Dino Melaye. PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/DINO MELAYE The Federal High Court, Abuja, yesterday declined to grant the application by the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to stop the Senate from inviting him to a legislative hearing. The Senate had in two separate letters dated April 25 and 26 summoned the […]

Nigeria Police dissolves Special Tactical Squad
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Nigeria Police dissolves Special Tactical Squad

[File] The Nigeria Police Nigeria Police Force said it has dissolved it’s Special Tactical Squad (STS) over actions it described as complicity and conspiracy by officials. Three officials of the dissolved STS were dismissed by The Police on Thursday for an unauthorized raid on Elder Statesman Edwin Clark’s residence in […]

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IGP orders disbandment of special tactical squad

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate disbandment of the IGP Special Tactical Squad (IGP-STS) and the redeployment of all the personnel of the squad to other departments/formations of the Force. In a statement yesterday by Force Public Relations Officer, Jimoh Moshood, senior officers attached […]

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Police dismiss three officers for raiding Clark’s home

Interdict leader of search team For carrying out an alleged unauthorised search on the Abuja home of elder statesman and Ijaw leader, Chief Edwin Kiagbodo (EK) Clark, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, has approved the dismissal of three inspectors. A statement by Force Public Relations Officer, DCP […]

Police dismiss officers for raiding Edwin Clark residence
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Police dismiss officers for raiding Edwin Clark residence

Nigerian Police Force on Thursday said it has dismissed three of its officers involved in raiding elder statesman Edwin Clark’s residence on Tuesday. The Guardian reported that the officers who reportedly acted in the instruction of Inspector- General of Police Ibrahim Idris arrived the Asokoro residence of Chief Clark on […]

IGP, political stakeholders promise peaceful poll in Osun
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IGP, political stakeholders promise peaceful poll in Osun

Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, and political stakeholders in the state have promised a conducive atmosphere for peaceful poll. Idris spoke yesterday in Osogbo, the state capital, at a one-day seminar he organised for stakeholders in the election. The theme of the […]

Dino Melaye alleges police, Kogi govt in fresh plot to assassinate him
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Dino Melaye alleges police, Kogi govt in fresh plot to assassinate him

Senator Dino Melaye PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/DINO MELAYE Nigerian lawmaker senator Dino Melaye on Monday said that the Nigerian Police and Kogi State government were in a fresh plot to kill him. It is over a month ago when the senator representing Kogi West senatorial district got allegedly abducted, and later regained […]

Police urge Saraki to honour its invitation or face forcible arrest
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Police urge Saraki to honour its invitation or face forcible arrest

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has vowed to forcibly arrest Senate President, Bukola Saraki, if he fails to honour its invitation over his alleged complicity in the Offa bank robbery. The Police had invited Saraki for further questioning on the Offa bank robbery yesterday (Tuesday, July 24, 2018). But the […]