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Gunmen Kill Police Commander, Seven Others In Plateau

The Commander, Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team based in Mangu, Plateau State, Mr Abdulrahaman Isah, has been killed by gunmen. It was reported that the Police personnel and seven other persons were killed by their assailants on Sunday evening, August 23, 2021, at Kwoi, a community in the Mangu Local Government Area of […]

Eid-El Kabir Celebration: IGP Orders CPS To Beef Up Security

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has assured the nation of sustained efforts by the Force in fighting crimes and criminality; improving public safety and security across the country. His assurance on Sunday, July 18, 2021, was contained in a communique by the Force Public Relations Officer, Mr Frank Mba. The IGP charged […]

Buhari Approves New Security Measure For South East, South-South

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved new security measures for the South-East and South-South regions, which have recently witnessed attacks on security officials and facilities. This was disclosed by acting Inspector General of Police, DIG Usman Baba, after a security meeting in Abuja presided over by the president. Mr Baba briefed Journalists alongside the National Security […]

IGP Redeploys Senior Police Officers

Following the heightened insecurity in the south-east and south-south region, the Acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba has announced the redeployment of some senior police officers especially commissioner for police, CP. This was disclosed in a statement by the Police spokesperson, Mr Frank Mba. According to the new directive, CP Abutu Yaro was named new […]

Buhari Meets Security Chiefs Over Rising Insecurity

President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over a high-level security meeting at the State House over the rising insecurity in the country. Among those attending the Friday, April 30, 2021 meeting are Vice President Yemi Osinbajo; the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim […]

Acting IGP Declares Security Situation Critical In South-East, South-South

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Usman Baba has said there is a critical security situation in the South-East and South-South Geo-Political Zones of the Country. Mr. Baba disclosed this on Friday, April 9, 2021, in Abuja at the opening of a meeting with Police Strategic Commanders in the Zones. He said the meeting was aimed […]

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo decorates new IGP

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has decorated a Deputy Inspector-General of Police, Alkali Usman Baba, as the acting Inspector-General of Police. The event took place at the Aso Villa, Abuja on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. President Muhammadu Buhari had on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, appointed DIG Usman Baba to succeed former IGP Mohammed Adamu. Mr Adamu, whose […]

“Reform Nigerian Police Force”, Security Expert Urges New IGP

A Security Expert, Michael Adeniji has called on the newly appointed Inspector General of Police, Alkali Usman Baba to reform the Nigerian Police Force. Mr Adeniji while featuring on the BCOS TV News Magazine Programme, AM 120, frowned at the dismal state of the Police Force. The Security Expert applauded the appointment of DIG Usman […]

Buhari Approves Appointment Of DIG Usman Alkali Baba As Acting

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of DIG Usman Alkali Baba as the acting Inspector General of Police with immediate effect. The Minister of Police Affairs, Mr Mohammed Maigari Dangyadi, announced this on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, while briefing State House correspondents. President Buhari had on February 4, 2021, extended the tenure of Mr […]

Imo Jail Break: “No Hiding Place For IPOB Members” -IGP

The outgoing Inspector-General of Police, Mr Adamu Muhammed, has said there will be no hiding place for members of Indigenous People of Biafra. The IGP who spoke when he visited the Imo State Police Command to inspect the extent of damage, insisted that IPOB members were responsible for the Imo jailbreak and the razing of […]