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Just In: IGP orders Ondo CP to restore deputy gov’s security details

By NAN The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered Ondo Commissioner of Police, Bolaji Salami, to restore the security details of Deputy Governor, Agboola Ajayi, with immediate effect. The IGP’s directive was contained in a memo addressed to the police commissioner through the Deputy Inspector General of Police, Operations, Force Headquarters Abuja on Monday. Read more

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D’Banj faces probe as IG wades in rape, assault allegations

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a probe Nigerian music star, Oladapo Oyebanjo aka D’Banj over allegations of rape levelled against him. This is made known in a letter with reference number CB.7000/IGP.SEC/ABJ/VOl.484/801 signed by the Principal Staff Officer to the IG, DCP Idowu Owohunwa. The IG’s letter which was addressed to the Read more

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Amotekun no longer a regional outfit — IGP declares after meeting with South West govs

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, after meeting with governors of states in the South West Region of Nigeria said Operation Amotekun is no longer a regional outfit. Governors from the region have also adopted Amotekun, a joint security outfit, as a state effort and not a regional initiative. The governors had on January 9, 2020, 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

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IGP orders redeployment of several senior police officers

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the redeployment of the recently promoted Commissioners of Police to the rank of Assistant Inspectors General (AIG). The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), Frank Mba, disclosed this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja. “The newly deployed senior officers to zones and formations are Dan Bature, Read more

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IGP warns IMN over planned procession, says group activities are banned in Nigeria

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mr Mohammed Adamu says all activities of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) remained proscribed in line with the Terrorism (Prevention) Proscription Order Notice of July 26. The Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), DCP Frank Mba disclosed this in a statement on Monday in Abuja. He said all gathering or Read more

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Wadume’s arrest: IGP commends police operatives for perseverance, painstaking efforts

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has commended his men for the perseverance and painstaking efforts exhibited that led to the arrest of suspected notorious kidnap kingpin Alhaji Hamisu Bala, popularly known as “Wadume”. Adamu gave the commendation on Tuesday in a tweet on the official twitter handle of the Nigeria Police Force @PoliceNG. Read more

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Arms Scandal: Police insists ex-gov Amosun yet to account for missing 780 bullets

A police commissioner, Bashir Makama has claimed that the former governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, as not accounted for at least 780 bullets in the boxes of ammunition he handed over to the police on May 28. According to Premium Times, Makama has informed the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, about the missing bullets. Read more

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BUA Group, Police strengthen ties as CEO Abudul Samad Rabiu & IGP Adamu meet

The Executive Chairman/CEO, BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu paid a courtesy call on the Inspector General of the Nigeria Police Force at the Force Headquarters in Abuja to further cement the existing relationship between the organization and the force. Abdul Samad Rabiu who was received by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu at the Read more

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Just In: Buhari in crucial meeting with service chiefs, some northern governors

President Muhammadu Buhari is in a crucial meeting with the Service Chiefs including the National Security Adviser, NSA, and the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu at the State House, Abuja. The meeting also has the Minister of Defence, Dan Mansur-Ali, Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, the Director General of Department of State Service Read more