Nigerian Police

Security operatives rescue abducted U.S. Consulate staff in Anambra

Two staff members of the United States Consulate in Nigeria, who were abducted during the infamous attack on their convoy in Ogbaru council...

Seun Kuti arraigned, granted bail

After spending the night in Police custody and arraigned in court on Tuesday, Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti, has been granted bail. A Chief...

Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, lands in Police net in Lagos

Embattled Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, has finally turned himself in to the Police as ordered by the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Alkali Baba....

I’ll cooperate with Police, says Seun Kuti as IG orders his arrest

Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, has promised to cooperate fully with the police after the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, ordered his arrest. The...

Few days to leave office, Buhari makes appointment of security chief

With an exit date from office around the corner, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday appointed retiring Assistant Inspector General of Police, Garba Baba...

Adamawa guber poll hubbub: IG of Police removes Adamawa Police Commissioner

The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr Usman Baba, has ordered the Police Commissioner on election duty in Adamawa State, Mr Mohammed Barde,...

The Day In Pictures: Edo Deputy Gov, CP Decorate Otoagua As CSP

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Hon. Philip Shuaibu and the State Commissioner of Police, Mr Adamu Dankwara, earlier this week, decorated the...

Updated: Portable remanded in Ogun prison pending bail terms fulfillment

Popular hip-pop musician, Habeeb Okikiola a.k.a Portable who was arraigned on Monday in Ogun court for assault, has been remanded in prison pending...

Music star, Portable, arraigned in Ogun for alleged assault, theft, other offences

The Police in Ogun State on Monday made good their threat to arraign and prosecute controversial musician, Portable, for assault and theft of...

More troubles for detained Portable as Police arraign him on Monday for injuring policeman, other charges

There are fresh troubles for controversial Nigerian singer, Habeeb Okikiola, popularly known as Portable as Nigeria Police have indicated that he will face...

Portable arrested, to remain in police custody till Monday 

Following the expiration of a 72-hour ultimatum given to the famous singer, Habeeb Okikiola, commonly called Portable, to turn himself in, the Ogun...

Police DIG to ballot box snatchers, criminals on Saturday: Risk it and die

In a bid to checkmate hoodlums and thugs who may want to disrupt Saturday’s polls, the Deputy Inspector-General of Police for South-East, Mr...

Six killed in foiled insurgents’ attack on Anambra Police Station

The Anambra State Police Command said on Sunday that it has foiled an attack by some unknown gunmen believed to be insurgents on...

Breaking: Assistant Inspector General of Police, Lawan Tanko Jimeta, exits

The Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 5, comprising Bayelsa, Edo and Delta States, Lawan Tanko Jimeta, is dead. Jimeta...

Senate confirms ex-IG Solomon Arase as PSC Chairman

The Senate at plenary on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of Dr. Solomon Arase, a retired lnspector-General of Police, as the Chairman of Police...