IGP Baba addresses Officers, discloses differences between regular Policemen and Community Police officers.

The Inspector General of the Nigeria Police Force [IGP] Usman Baba Alkali has warned officers to desist from destabilizing the process of engaging the community in policing Nigeria. The head of the Nigeria Police Force who was represented by the Deputy Inspector General in charge of South West, DIG Babatunde Kokumo gave the warning on Wednesday...

PDP demands Tinubu’s withdrawal from presidential race over forfeiture of $460,000 to US.

  Therefore Peoples Democratic Party has demanded the withdrawal of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, from the 2023 presidential race over an alleged forfeiture of $460,000 to the United States government. The party’s National Publicity Secretary, Debo Ologunagba, made the call during an interactive session, with journalists in Abuja. A certified true...

National Security: “We will continue to defend the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the nation”- Chief of Army Staff, Gen. Yahaya. 

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya has assured the nation, that the Nigerian Army (NA) will not fail Nigerians in delivering on its constitutional mandate to defend the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the nation, as well as provide support to civil authority in mitigating threats to national security. According to the...

IGP Baba reorganizes Police cybercrime units for efficiency, appoints DCP Uche Henry as Head, decorates Officer Who Recently Received National Commendation.

In order to ensure effectiveness, efficiency, and a formidable front against cybercrime-related offences provided for in the Cybercrime Prevention Act, 2015, the Nigeria Police Force has reorganized its cybercrime units. The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate reorganization and the appointment of Deputy Commissioner of Police, Henry Uche Ifeanyi, psc, as...

Oyo,Ogun States Command collaborate, beef up Security on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The Police Commands in Oyo and Ogun States have beefed up security on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway following a resurgence of criminal activities along the route. There have been recurring reports of kidnapping and other security challenges along the 131-kilometre road. The spokesman of the police in Oyo State, SP Adewale Osifeso, said in a statement on Thursday...

Ogun, Oyo States Command collaborate, beef up Security on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway.

The Police Commands in Oyo and States have beefed up security on the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway following a resurgence of criminal activities along the route. There have been recurring reports of kidnapping and other security challenges along the 131-kilometre road. The spokesman of the police in Oyo State, SP Adewale Osifeso, said in a statement on Thursday that...

IGP Orders Posting/Redeployment of Eight Commissioners of Police.

… Reiterates Posting is Normal Routine in NPF. In line with the Manpower Development Policy of the Force, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the posting and redeployment of eight (8) Commissioners of Police (CPs) to State Commands and Formations across the country for operational and administrative effectiveness. The newly posted/redeployed senior...

Police officer promoted, received N1million from PSC for rejecting bribe.

The Police Sevice Commission also awarded the officer N1million as part of an encouragement for maintaining the integrity of the Police. Making the announcement at a special meeting of the PSC, Justice Clara Bata Ogunbiyi, the chaiman of the commission, a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, said the police officer represents the integrity and good...

2023 ELECTIONS: IGP ORDERS IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION OF ADDITIONAL UNIFORMS/KITS, ANTI-RIOT EQUIPMENT.

As the 2023 elections are approaching, the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Baba Alkali, has ordered the immediate distribution of additional batches of uniforms, kits, accoutrements and anti-riot equipment to police officers. This is to ensure the officers appear in clean uniforms and are well-suited to discharge policing services professionally before, during and after the elections,...