Court Orders IG to Produce Mahdi Shehu

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, presided over by Justice H. Mu,Azu has ordered the Inspector General of Police (IG), Mohammed Adamu, to produce Mr. Mahdi Shehu in Court on Wednesday. The judge gave the order on December 4, 2020 after listening to Shehu’s counsel – Mr. Madu Joe-Kyari Gadzama of J-K Gadzama LLP,... Continue Reading →

Drowned policemen: Diri condoles with IGP, personnel’s families

Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has condoled with the Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, over the loss of some of the personnel that drowned while escorting voting materials for last Saturday’s senatorial bye-election in the state. The boat conveying the policemen was said to have capsized on its way to Oporoma, the... Continue Reading →

Maina returns to Nigeria to resume trial

The former Chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team,PRTT, Abdulrasheed Maina has returned to Nigeria to face his ongoing money laundering trial. It was earlier reported Operatives of the Nigerian Intelligence Service and anti-corruption agents, on Monday evening, rearrested Abdulrasheed Maina in Niger Republic. The ex-pensions boss repeatedly failed to appear in court for the... Continue Reading →

IGP urges police officers to return to duties, lists conditions for use of firearms

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Thursday encouraged police operatives across the country to return to duties with courage and rid the nation of criminals. Adamu, who made the call when he visited the Oyo State Police Command in Ibadan, also listed conditions for the use of firearms by men and officers of the... Continue Reading →

Impose Heavy Sanctions On Buhari, Top Officials Over Killing, Persecution Of #EndSARS Protesters, Adeyanju, Others Tell US Government

Some Nigerians have asked the United States Government to impose heavy sanctions on President Muhammadu Buhari and other top officials of his administration for carrying out rights violations against citizens. The calls follow the recent killing of many EndSARS protesters in Lagos and other parts of the country by security operatives and also the ongoing... Continue Reading →

10-year-old Sister Of Slain Journalist Begs Buhari, Sanwo-Olu, Police To Release Brother’s Corpse

Phoebe Onifade, the younger sister of Pelumi Onifade, a 20-year-old journalist who was killed by police officers attached to the Lagos State Task Force, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Inspector-General of Police, Mohammad Adamu, and Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu, to release the corpse to the family for burial.... Continue Reading →

#EndSARS: Police didn’t abdicate duties in Ekiti, says CP

Ekiti State Police Command has said that the protests against the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) has not in anway forced its operatives to abandon their duty posts in the state. This was disclosed by the State Police Commissioner, Mobayo Babatunde on Saturday. He said the police despite the arson attacks on police stations across... Continue Reading →

IGP to policemen: return to your duty posts

Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has asked police operatives to return to their duty posts. He asked them not to leave the public space open for criminals to take charge. He insisted the #EndSARS protests later hijacked by hoodlums were caused by fake news. Adamu stated these while addressing police officers at the Edo... Continue Reading →

Police to promote officers killed during recent rampage — IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has disclosed that policemen killed during the EndSARS protests across the country would be promoted to their next rank. Mr Adamu stated this on Wednesday in Benin City, Edo State, while addressing police officers at the state police command during his working visit to boost their morale. The IGP... Continue Reading →

End SARS: ICC begins probe of shootings, crimes in Nigeria

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has commenced an inquiry into the End SARS protests in Nigeria. On Wednesday, BBC reported that the court confirmed that it is conducting a preliminary examination. The office of the ICC prosecutor said it had received information on alleged crimes. The probe will, “assess whether the legal criteria for opening... Continue Reading →

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