Shiites: El-Zakzaky, Wife Set For Another Medical Trip

The Leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat, are set to travel abroad for medical treatment. It was gathered that the IMN leader and his movement are considering Indonesia and Malaysia as possible countries for treatment. Speaking to The Nation, IMN spokesman Ibrahim Musa said Sheikh El-Zakzaky […]

Video: Police Re-arrest Taraba Kidnap Kingpin, Hamisu Wadume

Hamisu Wadume, a Kidnap Kingpin in Taraba State, northern Nigeria, has been rearrested by officers of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). He was re-arrested in the late hours of yesterday, 19th August, 2019 in his hideout at Layin Mai Allo Hotoro area of Kano State. Africa News24 (AN24) understands the Police had been on the […]

Sexual Assault: Amnesty Group Reacts To Dakolo’s House Invasion

Amnesty International, a global human rights organisation, says the attempt by the Nigeria Police Force to intimidate and harass the Dakolos is showing a disturbing trend on how victims of sexual assault are treated in the country. The human right organisation said via twitter a micro mini-blogging site Recall Armed policemen had stormed the residence […]

Nigeria Police Recruitment 2019: Complete List Of Shortlisted Candidates

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has finally released a list of successful candidates shortlisted for its 2019 recruitment. Africa News24 (AN24) reports Police Service Commission (PSC)  disclosed in a statement published on the official website on Sunday, June 23. The statement said: “The screening of shortlisted applicants for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force as Constables […]

Appeal Court Rules In Favour Of Adeleke

A Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, on Thursday ruled that Senator Ademola Adeleke was qualified to contest the September 2018 governorship election. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the three-man panel of the court made the pronouncement in a unanimous judgment which upheld the appeals by Adeleke and his party, the opposition Peoples […]

Insecurity: Police, Community Leaders Have Failed Us Woefully- Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) and community leaders have failed Nigeria in reaction to the insecurity in the country. This Mr. President said when he addressed Nigerians in a “Special Interview” aired on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and monitored by Africa News24 (AN24) last night. READ ALSO: Watch Full Video […]

IGP Adamu To Sanction Top Police Officers, See Why

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, says supervisor heads of trigger-happy police officers will be held responsible for the misconduct of those under their command. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that Adamu gave the warning while speaking during an interactive session with officers-in-charge of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), anti-kidnapping squad and other special units […]

Nigerian Senate Passes Police Trust Fund Bill

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Nigerian Police Trust Fund Bill (HB 1583). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the Senate passed the bill on Tuesday, April 9. The development is coming a week after the Senate President, Bukola Saraki promised the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, that upper legislative chamber would fast-track its work […]

Saraki Meets IGP Mohammed Adamu (Photos)

The President of the Nigerian Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday, met with Mohammad Adamu, the acting Inspector General of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). Africa News24 (AN24) learned that the meeting was focused on the Police Reform Bill and the Police Trust Fund Bill. Below are the pictures from the meeting…

PHOTO: Suspected Kolade Johnson Killers Revealed

The Nigerian Police Force after much pressure from Nigerians have unveiled the suspected killers of Kolade Johnson via twitter a micro blogging platform. The force twitted, “The men suspected to have carried out the shooting of Kolade Johnson have been apprehended and subjected to internal disciplinary procedures. The CP has revealed their names as (1) […]

Police Most Corrupt Institution In Nigeria – SERAP

A new public survey released today by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) reports high levels of corruption in public institutions in Nigeria for the past 5 years. Of the five major public institutions surveyed, the police emerge as the most corrupt, with the power sector identified as the second most corrupt in the country today.

Police Recruitment: PSC Speaks On Screening Of Applicants

The Police Service Commission (PSC), has denied the rumour that it has commenced the screening of applicants who applied for recruitment into the Nigeria Police Force (NPF). AN24 reports that a total of 315,032 Nigerians applied for jobs in the force following the opening of the police recruitment portal last year. This online news platform […]