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Police officers need reorientation – IGP Adamu

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Muhammed Adamu has stated that Nigerian police officers need complete moral re-orientation in order to gain public trust. IGP Adamu who was represented by Peter Ogunyanwo, the DIG in-charge of Research and Planning during an official visit to the Oyo State Police Command affirmed …

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Boko Haram: Nigerian Army releases 983 cleared suspects

983 suspects arrested over an alleged link to Boko Haram have been released by the Nigerian army after months of investigation. The detainees were handed over to Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum on Wednesday November 27, by the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole Major General Olusegun Adeniyi, after they were found to …

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Task Force Operatives Arrest 11 MC Oluomo’s Boys

Operatives of the Lagos State Task Force have arrested 11 members of the MC Oluomo’s led National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW for causing mayhem in Ogba area of Lagos, Southwest Nigeria. Task Force Chairman, Olayinka Egbeyemi, who confirmed the arrest on Monday said the union members were arrested …

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Some people plotting to set Nigeria on fire – DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) on Monday September 9, warned that some people are plotting to set the nation on fire.   The Secret Police’s spokesperson, Peter Afunaya in a statement said that the aim of the unmentioned group or persons is to inflame passions across ethnic and religious divides with expected violent …

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Security: FG To Monitor Forests, Install CCTV On Highways

As part of measures to address issues of insecurity in Nigeria, President Buhari today announced plans by his government to install CCTVs strategically along highways and monitor forests as well as bushes using aerodrones.   The President disclosed this when he received the Ooni of Ife,  Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja II, and other monarchs …

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Anambra, Rivers get new commissioners of police

The Nigeria Police Force has redeployed the commissioners of police in Rivers and Anambra commands.  In a statement on Friday, the police spokesperson, Frank Mba, said the redeployment took effect immediately.   Abang John, formerly of the Department of Research and Planning, Force Headquarters, Abuja has been posted to Anambra. The …

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