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IGP Tenure: There’ll be constitutional crisis if Adamu stayed beyond 12 midnight – Adegboruwa

Failure of President Muhammadu Buhari, to either extend the tenure of the IGP or name a replacement has several legal consequences. A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, has called on the current Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar Adamu, to leave office before 12 midnight of February 1, 2021 warning that staying beyond the Read more

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Police step up security as Shiites mobilise protest in Abuja over killing of Iranian General

The police on Monday tightened up on security in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and its environs as protests over the United States’ killing of an influential Iranian General and Head of the Qods Force, Qassem Soleimani, crept into the country. The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, had on Sunday put all members Read more


IGP Idris retires as Buhari shortlists possible replacement from Nasarawa

Emerging details indicate the presidency has shortlisted an Assistant Inspector General of Police from Nasarawa State as a possible replacement of the retiring Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had reported that Idris, who clocks 60 years on Jan. 15 paid “a bye-bye visit’’ to President Buhari on Monday at Read more

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Opposition parties threaten nationwide protest if IG remains in office beyond Jan 15

The opposition parties in the country are set for a showdown with the All Progressives Congress (APC) led government but this time not on election matters. The group of opposing political parties on Sunday resolved to embark nationwide protests if President Muhammadu Buhari failed to name a new Inspector General of Police after January 15. Read more

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IGP orders immediate removal of roadblocks across the country

Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered immediate dismantling and removal of roadblocks across the country. This was disclosed at a press briefing yesterday in Abuja by Jimoh Moshood, the Force Public Relations Officer. He directed assistant inspector general (AIG) and commissioners of police to ensure compliance, including roadblocks established by revenue agencies, which Read more


#EndSARS campaign: IGP orders restructuring of squad

Following calls on social media for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad on account of its nefarious activities, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered immediate re-organisation of the unit, The Punch NG reported. The police boss in a statement by the force spokesman, Jimoh Moshood on Monday in Abuja also ordered the investigation of Read more