The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Igbifa was on his way to Abuja on May 25 for a scheduled meeting with the Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Office, retired Colonel Milland Dikio, when the incident happened.
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Asinim Butswat, a Superintendent of Police and spokesman of the Command, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria in Yenagoa.
He gave the directive on December 18 at the Police Officers Mess in Yenagoa during the end of year gathering of senior police officers.
The incident happened when a 40-year-old jealous lover, Etifa Obukulubu, set the home of his girlfriend on fire over suspicion of cheating.
A statement on Wednesday in Yenagoa by SP Asimin Butswat, the Public Relations Officer of the Bayelsa State Police Command, said the attempted kidnap occurred on September 10.
The police also rescued along with her some workers of Shell Petroleum Development Company kidnapped two months ago.
The Commissioner of Police, Nkereuwem Akpan, disclosed this at a news briefing at the state police headquarters in Yenagoa on Wednesday.
Available reports say the gunmen invaded the community in the early hours of Friday, shooting sporadically to scare off residents, and in the process shot and injured a vigilante on duty
Nkereuwem Akpan is now the new Commissioner in the Bayelsa State Police command.
The State’s Commissioner of Police, Uche Anozia, announced the curfew extension on Monday during a press briefing in Yenagoa
The Bayelsa State Police Command has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew over violent protests by alleged political supporters in the state.
This was contained in a statement by the Command Spokesman, SP Asinim Butswat, in Yenagoa on Tuesday.
The Bayelsa State Police Command has confirmed the shooting of a driver working with Peace Mass Transit Company and one other person by a policeman in the state.
The police confirmed the abduction took place at about 10:30pm on Sunday at the Commissioners’ Quarters in Opolo axis of Yenagoa, the state capital
Also in police net is a Government House staff attached to the Maintenance Unit who had to do some routine maintenance work in the office on the fateful day
The command said the suspect and 28 others were nabbed across the state for various offences, including kidnapping, armed robbery and cultism.
The commission said it would start erecting the structures after it had procured a Memorandum of Understanding and necessary documentation for the project.
The Bayelsa State Police Command has confirmed the death of a 78-year-old woman, Ayoko Owoko, in the custody of kidnappers in the creeks of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state.
Unknown gunmen on Friday night attacked the two policemen who were on guard duty at Udeme Hotels in Yenagoa, the Bayelsa State capital
The Bayelsa Police Command on Monday confirmed reports that a Deputy Commissioner of Police deployed for election duties in Brass area of the state was manhandled by thugs.