34 arrested for security breech in Ikorodu

The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi has ordered the arrest of 34 persons posing as members of Peace Corps in Ikorodu area of the state. According to the police authority, the 34 were arrested for for security breech in the Ikorodu area of the state. The suspects have been transferred to SCIID, Panti, […]

Security: IGP request yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen

To improve security situation in Nigeria, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to approve a yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen for the next five years. This he said would enable Nigeria meet the United Nation’s (UN) requirement numbers on policing in every nation. The IGP, represented by Deputy-Inspector […]

Police nab robbers for attempting to kill DPO

Two members of an armed robbery gang who, yesterday, shot and injured the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) of the Ogbere Division, Csp Adeyinka Akingbade, have been arrested by the operatives of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad (FSARS) for attempting to kill the DPO. The DPO, who received a distress call about the robbers who […]

IGP, IBRAHIM IDRIS LAUNCHES BAIL IS FREE CAMPAIGN IN NIGER

Olabode Adaramola Against the backdrops of  the official  launch of the “Bail is free Campaign” in the Niger State Police Command on Wednesday  at the “B” Division of the Command in  Minna, the state capital, the Inspector General of Police, Alhaji Ibrahim Kpotun Idris has directed the “X Squad” of the force to monitor the implementation […]

Furore over arrest of 25 year-old mourner in Lagos

  …suspect arraigned, remanded over inability to cough out N500,000 bribe to Police   There is palpable anger in the family of 25 year old mourner identified as Reuben Cornelius who was arrested by police operatives attached to Pen Cinema Division over trumped up allegation that he was a cultist. Sources said the suspect who […]

Igbonla kidnapped students: 20 kidnappers killed during rescue operations

Tayo Olanipekun The Lagos State Police Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, on Friday disclosed that 20 kidnappers were killed in gun battle with the Marine Police in the process of rescuing the kidnapped students of Lagos State Model College, Igbonla, Epe area of Lagos. Owoseni spoke at a press conference addressed by the Lagos Deputy […]