Tag Archives: Edgal

Be Neutral In Coming Elections, Lagos CP Charges Officers

Folake Sokoya Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Imohimi Edgal has advised officers of the command to be neutral and discharge their duties responsibly in the forthcoming elections. Edgal stated this during an unscheduled visit to the officers of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS), a unit of the Lagos State Police Command at the Squad’s parade ground in Alausa. The …

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Lagos Declares Holiday, Diverts Traffic As Buhari Visits 

Thursday, March 29, has been declared a work-free day in Lagos by the state government,according to a statement issued on Tuesday. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr. Kehinde Bamigbetan, said the measure would enable Lagosians come out enmasse to welcome President Muhammadu Buhari who is on a two-day visit to Lagos State. The statement urged residents to adhere to the …

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Planned Protest By NBA Ikeja Branch Unnecessary-Police

Folake Sokoya The Lagos State Police Command has advised the Ikeja branch of Nigeria Bar Association(NBA)to shelve their planned protest slated for February 20, 2018, saying all avenues to resolving their grievances have not been exploited. The Police Public Relations Officer(PPRO), SP Chike Oti,made this known in a statement on Monday on behalf of the Police. According to Oti, CP …

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Lagos Police Boss Bags Anti-Crime Award In Ghana

Folake Sokoya The Commissioner of Police (CP), Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, has been given an award as “The most outstanding anti crime police chief in West Africa.” The award ceremony,recently held in Accra, Ghana was organized by the African Security Summit also known as Security watch Africa. The CP was nominated for the award after a careful selection process by …

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Vanguard Publisher Lauds Lagos Police Boss On Security

Folake Sokoya Publisher of Vanguard newspaper, Mr Sam Amuka , on Tuesday commended the efforts of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Imohimi Edgal, at curbing crime and criminality in the state, urging him never to relent. He gave the commendation during a courtesy visit to the Commissioner. In his words: “I am here to appreciate you for the good …

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State Govt Bans NURTW On Lagos Island

Following the crisis rocking the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos Island Chapter, the state government on Tuesday ordered the immediate suspension of all union activities on the Island indefinitely. The state’s Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, who disclosed this in Lagos, shortly after the Security Council Meeting chaired by Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, said the decision was to …

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Police In Lagos Destroy N50m Worth Hard Drugs

L-R: Chairman Lagos State Task Force, Mr. Yinka Egbeyemi, Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, addressing journalists following exhibits recovered from suspects arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday.

The Police in Lagos yesterday destroyed heaps of hard drugs recovered in the Lagos metropolis. Commissioner of Police Lagos State, Mr. Imohimi Oluwole Edgal, answering questions from journalist following exhibits recovered from suspect arrested at Mushin in Lagos yesterday warned Nigerians to desist from the bad habit of drug addiction. Also at the site was Chairman Lagos State Task Force, …

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