Groom Arrested By Police On Wedding Day For Stealing N1m

A 37-year-old former staff of Addosser Micro-Finance Bank ltd, Aliu Mustapha, on Thursday appeared before an Igbosere Magistrates’ Court in Lagos over alleged N1 million theft. The defendant was arrested on his wedding day, and is facing trial on a charge of stealing preferred against him by the police. However, the defendant pleaded not guilty to the charge. The prosecutor, Samuel Mishozunnu, told the court that the defendant committed the alleged offence between May and June 2017, during working hours, at No. 32, Lewis St., Lagos Island. He said that…

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SHOCKING! Tension As Police Withdraw All Mobile Policemen In Benue State (Photo Of Letter)

The Nigeria Police has reportedly ordered the immediate withdrawal of Mobile Policeman, otherwise known as MOPOL currently on special duties in Benue State. The officers, who were earlier sent to the state to curb the clashes between farmers and herdsmen, have been asked to return to their various duties. It was gathered that a signal dated July 31, 2018 was sent to the COMOPOL headquarters in Makurdi demanding all mobile policemen across the state to withdraw with immediate effect. However, reasons for the withdrawal for the withdrawal was not stated…

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No Lagos Police Should Operate In Mufti – Lagos Police Commissioner

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Police Command, Edgal Imohimi, yesterday warned that “any policeman who carries out operational duties in mufti will be sanctioned.” Imohimi stated this at the 3rd Stakeholders’ Security Meeting on Security Policing, organised by the Area ‘D’ Command, Mushin, with the theme: ‘Policing the Community by the Community.’ He revealed that two officers, who allegedly assaulted a lawyer last week in Ikoyi area of Lagos, would be demoted in ranks, for wearing plain clothes to effect the arrest of the legal practitioner. The police boss,…

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Policeman Ambushed & Killed In Akwa Ibom (How It Happened)

Two policemen are reported to have been killed in an ambush in Akwa Ibom state. Unknown gunmen reportedly committed the act along Iwukem Road, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the state, while driving to their base in Azumini, Abia state. The police spokesperson in the state, Odiko MacDon, said the policemen were attacked by unknown gunmen in the early hours of Saturday along Iwukem Road, Etim Ekpo Local Government Area of the state, while driving to their base in Azumini, Abia state. “There were three police officers inside the…

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Police IG Bans SARS From Conducting “Stop & Search” Operations

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has banned the Special Anti Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force from conducting the stop and search operations on roads except when necessary. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that some group of Nigerians recently on social media, called for the scrapping of SARS over alleged harassment of innocent Nigerians, using the #EndSARS. Following the allegation, the Inspector- General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, promised to restructure and reposition the unit for effective service delivery. Watch the Video highlights below:- Idris also warned…

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Police PRO, Dolapo Badmus Slams Nigerians Putting Up A Defense For Arrested ”Yahoo Yahoo’ Boys

Following The EFCC operatives storming the popular Club 57 on Awolowo Way, Ikoyi, where the suspected “yahoo boys” were rounded up, following intelligence report. There have been a cross-reaction on the social media platform defending the Yahoo Boya and the Police PRO has reacted to it via her Instagram handle She Said: “How on earth do you think being a “YAHOO BOY “ is profitable?! How on earth do you think using your God-given brain ? to defraud another person of his or her hard earned money ? ? just…

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Nigerian Police Recruits To Write JAMB Before Enlistment Into The Force

In a bid to ensure credibility and transparency in the choice of those who serves the Nigerian nation as Police officer, the force have introduced a new policy that will ensure police recruits of the ongoing police recruitment that shall be commencing May 7 to write the joint Admission and Matriculation boards examination before enlistment. This was made known by the force public relations officer, ACP. Jimoh Moshood during a press conference issued on Saturday 5th of May, 2018. The IGP was using the opportunity to warn police commissioners and…

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Aso Rock Policemen In Para Mode Over Unpaid Allowances Since 2015

Policemen attached to the Presidential Villa in Aso Rock are protesting, saying their Risk Caution Allowances haven’t been paid since 2015, Sahara Reporters reports. 53 police officers have reportedly not been paid at all, while another 127 have not been paid in full. The police officers have reportedly filed a petition, titled “President Muhammadu Buhari’s mobile policemen plead over unpaid Risk Caution Allowances from May 2015 to date” to the president. The president is unaware of the unpaid salaries, one of the policemen said. He said the fear is that…

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IGP Idris Undergoes Interrogation By Senate Over Benue Killings (See Details)

The Nigerian Senate, on Friday drilled the Inspection General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, over the killing of Nigerians in Benue state by suspected Fulani herdsmen. The Senate had, upon resumption, Tuesday 16th January, 2018, given the Police boss 2 weeks ultimatum to fish out the perpetrators of the heinous killings. The Senate also, in its plenary early this week, resolved to summon the IGP, in its move to finding lasting solutions to the menace of Fulani herdsmen killings across the country. Although some arrests have been made by the Police,…

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