Former Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Fatai Owoseni, and nine other senior police officers were pulled out from the Force on Saturday after 35 years in service.
Owoseni, who made the disclosure in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Abuja, noted that the clashes between the two groups was a major security challenge in the state.
The Police boss, who was accompanied by the Deputy Commissioner of Police in charge of CIID, Dominic Effing; ACP Emmanuel Adesina (Operations); ACP Waheed Ayilara (Special Duty); Counter Terrorism Commander, CSP Ademilua Kolawole; and many…
Confirming the attack to the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Makurdi, the state Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, said people were killed by the gunmen who attacked the village.
The police launched the operation after series of attack by suspected herdsmen in the state, which had led to the death of many, including a police officer
The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Fatai Owoseni, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Makurdi on Friday that some persons had been arrested in connection with the killings.
Speaking to journalists on Wednesday in Makurdi, the Commissioner of Police in the state, Fatai Owoseni, said the curfew was approved by the State Security Council, whose meeting was chaired by Governor Samuel Ortom.
He said apart from the herdsmen attacks on some communities in the state, there were communal clashes and armed banditry going on in parts of the state.
He cautioned the people against “rumour-induced panic” and warned miscreants engaged in raising such false alarms to desist or be dealt with
Since assumption of duty, the Lagos State police helmsman has been dogged by several accusations
Barely a week after assuming duties, the Lagos State Police Commissioner, Edgal Imohimi, on Friday held a Town Hall meeting with residents with a promise to make Lagos the most peaceful state in the country. “My mission is to introduce my…
Governor Ambode, who spoke at Lagos House in Alausa, Ikeja when he received the immediate past Commissioner of Police in the State, Fatai Owoseni, and the new CP alongside top officers of the Command, said there was no doubt about the…
Owoseni, assuring Lagos residents of plans to ensure a hitch-free festival, however urged members of the public to celebrate modestly and not provoke any form of violence in the state.
The state Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni, while reacting to the menace of the hoodlums on the Lagos Island, denied that shops had been under lock and key as a result of the clashes
Owoseni, who described the incident as sad during a media briefing in Lagos on Wednesday, said the girl’s throat was slit and the body was dumped behind her parent’s window.