Tags : Nigerian Police

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 […]


Ṣáṣá Violence: Governor Makinde Addresses People Of The State.

Statewide Broadcast by His Excellency Seyi Makinde, the Executive Governor of Oyo State on Monday, February 15, 2021 My Dear People of Oyo State,It has become necessary to speak to you following the unfortunate incident at Sasa market in Ibadan. I visited Sasa market and Ojoo in Akinyele Local Government Area, yesterday, and I have […]

Three People Dead In Iseyin-Ibadan Road Accident

Three people have lost their lives in a car accident along Iseyin-Ibadan road. Three people have lost their lives in a car accident along Iseyin-Ibadan road. BCOS News Reporter, Lekan Shobowale, who was at the scene of the accident on Thursday, January 28, 2021, said the Corrolla Sport Car with registration number AAA 892 GE […]

INEC Distributes Electoral Materials For Edo Poll

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has begun the distribution of sensitive electoral materials ahead of the Edo State governorship election. Channels Television reports on Thursday, September 17, 2020, that the sensitive materials are kept in the Central Bank of Nigeria in Benin City, awaiting onward distribution. Less than 48 hours to the Election, there […]

States Clamouring For Community Policing Owe Salaries –Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to the President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said many of the states agitating for community policing owe salaries. Shehu, stated this on Tuesday during a live interview Channels Television. Responding to a question on why it took the President some time to approve the community policing […]

CULTISM: Police Arrest 60 Suspects Over Akwa Ibom Killings

Akwa Ibom State Police Command said it has arrested 60 suspected cultists who allegedly killed 2 persons during a clash of rival cult groups in Inen community in the Orukanam Local Government Area of the state. According to a  statement by the command’s Public Relations Officer, Nnudam Fredrick, on Monday the deceased persons  identified as […]

Man, 25, Arrested For Allegedly Raping 70-Year-Old Woman

The Ogun State Police Command has arrested a 25-year-old man, Wasiu Bankole for allegedly raping a 70-year-old woman in her house. The command’s Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, on Thursday made this disclosure in a statement in Abeokuta. According to the PPRO the suspect allegedly broke into the septuagenarian’s house at 8 […]

‘‘Kidnapped Edo Ex-Commissioner Found Dead In Forest’’ – Police

Edo Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), Chidi Nwabuzor, a Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), disclosed on Friday that the decomposing body of kidnapped Edo State’s former Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Egbe Ediagbonya, has been found in a forest. According to the PPRO some farmers discovered the remains around 6:30 p.m. on May 29 at […]

S/West Governors Launch Operation Amotekun; Say Outfit’s Mandate Not To

Governors of the South-West geopolitical zone have launched the Western Nigeria Security architecture codenamed “Operation Amotekun”, insisting that the security of lives and properties of the people in the zone remained paramount to them. The Governors also clarified that the new outfit would in no way hinder the Federal Security Agencies from performing their constitutionally-assigned […]