Tag: Nigeria police

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 3, 2019

‘It’s a callous act; turn yourself in to the police’ – PDP, Atiku react to Senator Abbo’s assault on nursing mother

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to the viral CCTV footage published by Premium Times  showing the Senator representing ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 18, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 18th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories: ”Beasts of No Nation”s Abraham Attoh will star in Nigerian immigrant drama ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 1, 2019

We have arrested officers involved in the shooting of Kolade Johnson – Lagos Police Command

The Lagos Command of the Nigeria Police has reacted to the outrage that greeted the death of a young man, ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 16, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 16th of January

Follow the link to read the story on YNaija:   Ag. IGP names Frank Mba as new Spokesman for Nigeria ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 16, 2019

Ag. IGP names Frank Mba as new Spokesman for Nigeria Police

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Abubakar Adamu Mohammed  has appointed Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Frank Mba as the new Spokesman ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 12, 2019

UPDATE: Police reacts as Dino Melaye chooses ‘floor’ over bed at DSS hospital

The intrigues in the case between the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye and the Nigeria Police appears to be far from ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 11, 2019

UPDATE: Location of Dino Melaye revealed after reported ‘disappearance’

A report has emerged on the location of the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye who was reportedly whisked away from his hospital bed ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 5, 2019

Fr. Mbaka endorses President Buhari; Labour announces date for indefinite strike over minimum wage | Other top stories this week

These are the stories that drove the conversation this week: Following the state of insecurity in Zamfara, especially after the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 4, 2019

UPDATE: Police speaks on Dino Melaye’s arrest, reveals condition of Senator

The Nigeria Police says the Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye who turned himself in for arrest on Friday, over ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 29, 2018

Suspected killers of former CDS, Alex Badeh nabbed; Buhari slams wife again over statement on cabal frustating his govt | Other top stories this week

These were the stories that drove the conversation this week: Nigeria’s first Executive President, Alhaji Shehu Usman Shagari, passed on ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 17, 2018

The Big 5: FG dismisses UN report on ransom paid for #DapchiGirls, declares Aug 21 and 22 public holidays | Other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: A report by the United Nations (UN) has claimed that the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 23, 2018

The Big 5: LASG sets up Mobile Court over Apapa Expressway gridlock, Ogunbiyi rejects result of Osun PDP primaries and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: The Lagos State Government has resolved to set up a Mobile Court ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 4, 2018

The Late 5: 210 inmates escape from Minna Prison, Police make U-turn on Saraki invitation and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: 210 inmates on Sunday night escaped from the Minna Maximum Prisons, ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 4, 2018

The Big 5: Saraki dissociates self from Offa robbery, Nigeria Police launches free legal service scheme and other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has dissociated himself from the Offa ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 3, 2018

The Late 5: Police invites Saraki over indictment in Offa Robbery, Super Eagles announce 23-man World Cup squad and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Nigeria Police have invited Senate President, Senator Bukola Saraki  to ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 1, 2018

The Late 5: Senate explains non-reduction of ages for Senators and Governors, PDP condemns Buhari’s statement on youth and 2019 and other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, on Friday explained that the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 27, 2017

Suspected badoo boys kill Pastor in Ikorodu

A pastor was killed Sunday morning by persons suspected to be Badoo members. The incident occurred at Lajo Road, near transformer in ...

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AzeezNovember 12, 2017

Nigeria Police rated worst in the world, NPF rejects rating

The World Security and Police Index International (WISPI) has rated the Nigeria Police Force as the worst police organisation in the world. ...

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Op-ed EditorAugust 23, 2017

Opinion: Institutional corruption within the Nigerian Police Force

by Gbolahan Adeyemi   On the 19th of August 2017, the Nigerian Police Force Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mr Moshood ...

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EditorJuly 29, 2017

Igbonla boys release: The Nigeria Police can do better

by Tosin Adesina The Nigeria Police Force is one that has lost its values over the years, from bribery to ...

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EditorJuly 29, 2017

The Igbonla boys are back, but why did it take so long?

by Tosin Adesina Sixty-five days after they were abducted from their schools the six kidnapped students of Igbonla model college, ...

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EditorJuly 29, 2017

Igbonla boys: Abba Kyari proves once again that he’s ‘Mr. Capable’

by Tosin Adesina There is one man making waves in the crime and detective scene of Nigeria at the moment. ...

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ToluJuly 15, 2017

N1.6bn relief for flooded states, 240 Borno children die of malnutrition | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N1.6 billion – Acting President Yemi Osinbajo ordered on Wednesday that this amount be released to states affected by flooding. ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 24, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 24th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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RoqeebahFebruary 5, 2017

Who else is feeling this Police Complaint handle on Twitter?

We love it! It’s so impressive to see that agencies of government are getting on the train to transparency. It’s ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 26, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 26th of January

Read the full stories and analyses here now!

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RoqeebahJanuary 23, 2017

Dear Nigeria Police, has anybody reminded you what your job is lately?

Dear Nigeria Police, Remember when seven – maybe more – scoundrels thought they could get away with syphoning NGN 24 ...

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RoqeebahDecember 9, 2016

The Complaint Box: My encounter with SP Abubakar of the Area command Ogbomoso

This is a complaint we have just received from Oladimeji Opayomi (also known as Demex), a student of Ladoke Akintola ...

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AzeezNovember 8, 2016

Police to use sniffer dogs in fight against cattle rustlers, criminals

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris on Tuesday said the Nigeria Police Force would involve the use of trained sniffer ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 10, 2016

Opinion: Still on reforming Nigeria Police

by Isiaka Habeeb It is reassuring the statement attributed to the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris Kpotum after assumption ...

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