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 […]
Mohammed Adamu has been confirmed as the Inspector General of Police (IGP). Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the Police Council chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed Adamu as the substantive Inspector General of Police (IGP) on Thursday, May 23rd. The chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Musiliu Smith and governors of the 36 states […]
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.
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 […]
The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has decentralised the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, earlier centralised by his predecessor, Ibrahim Idris. Adamu also disbanded the Special Investigation Panel (SIP) and Special Tactical Squad (STS) with immediate effect. AN24 reports that the disbandment was announced on Monday at Adamu’s inaugural conference with Commissioners […]
President Muhammadu Buhari has told the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) to ensure the peaceful conduct of the 2019 general elections.
Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Wudil, Kano state, northern Nigeria, warned the police against acts that could bring the community in conflict with them.
Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has called for the enactment of a legal framework to ensure the expeditious prosecution of purveyors of fake news and hate speech, while commending the Minister of Information and Culture for being in the vanguard of the fight against the twin evils.
The Presidency says the opposition is disappointed that President Muhammadu Buhari refused to die after his illness. Nigeria’s minister of information, Lai Mohammed made this comment on Thursday in Kaduna when he visited Nasir el-Rufai, governor of the state. The minister said critics of the All Progressives Congress (APC) government have resorted to fake news because they do […]
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF), says having sexual intercourse in a car is not a crime in the country as long as certain guidelines are fully observed.
Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki, Senators Dino Melaye and Ben Murray-Bruce have dragged the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, to court.
In last year a 34 -year – old police corporal , Ade Daniel ( not real name ) , was posted to the Special Anti- Robbery Squad of the Ogun State Police Command where he came face to face with death. It was a locate – and – arrest operation at a community in Ijebu […]