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Charge our son to court now or release him, notorious gangster’s family urges police

* Police keep mum over suspect, family suspects foul play By  Abubakar Sodiq A family in Okene area of Kogi state has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, to either charge their member, a known

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2face Idibia’s planned protest: We ‘ll arrest him, If…- Police

The Nigerian Police, yesterday, said it would not allow the anti-government protest planned by popular music star, Innocent Idibia, (2Face Idibia) to hold in Lagos, just as Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Governors Forum, Mr

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Kidnap: Parents withdraw wards from Turkish school

Parents and guardians have started withdrawing their children and wards from Nigerian Turkish International College (NTIC) located at Isheri, Ogun state following the abduction of five female students and three staff members. According to Business day, a drove of parents

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Chicago police ‘showed racial bias’, report finds

Chicago police showed racial bias and a “pattern” of excessive use of force, the US Justice Department has found. Justice Department officials on Friday released a scathing report after a year-long probe into the police force found serious civil rights

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We have recalled disengaged recruits – Police Commission

The Police Service Commission, on Wednesday in Abuja, said it had complied with a court order to recall recruits recently disengaged due to their irregular appointments. A statement by Ikechukwu Ani, Head, Press and Public Relations of the commission, said

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Kidnappers of ambassador Bagudu Hirse paraded by police

The Nigerian police force has paraded a group of armed robbers and kidnappers who are responsible for the abduction of Ambassador Bagudu Hirse and other high profile personalities in Nigeria. Police spokesperson, Awunah Don , revealed to newsmen that the

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3 policemen killed, 2 missing in herdsmen attack in Adamawa

Adamawa Police Command on Sunday confirmed the killing of three Mobile Policemen and the disappearance of two others in an attack by suspected herdsmen in Demsa Local Government Area of the state. Newsmen reports that the policemen were among those

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Police arrest, fly journalist to Abuja over Facebook post

Some plain-clothes policemen on Friday arrested and whisked to Abuja a journalist based in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Jerry Edoho. The young journalist, who is the Deputy Editor of Ibom Nation Newspaper, a local publication, was arrested by the

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Patience Jonathan’s house raided but Police, EFCC ‘unaware’

Some men of the Nigeria police on Wednesday evening raided the family house of Patience Jonathan, former first lady, without a search warrant. A source, who confirmed the development to newsmen,  said the house is located at Igbeti Rock Street, Maitama,

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Electoral violence: INEC receives120 case files from police

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has received 126 case files from the Nigerian Police Force for the prosecution electoral violence from the conduct of the 2015 general elections till date. The INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, disclosed

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