The development has created suspense and anxiety at the Louis Edet House Police headquarters in Abuja as the tussle of who succeeds the outgoing IGP enters Zero Hour, amidst reports of intensified lobby to extend his tenure
Browsing: Ibrahim Lamorde
According to a signal from the Force Headquarters on Sunday, the Deputy Commissioners of Police in charge of IRT (Abba Kyari) and STS (Yusuf Kolo), were directed to ensure that all bases and offices outside Abuja were shut with immediate effect.
The new DIGs were appointed from the rank of Assistant Inspectors-General of Police and Commissioners of Police
Okoro gave the warning on Sunday at Ikoyi, Lagos, while decorating 27 officers who were recently promoted by the Police Service Commission.
The governor said Nigerians were no longer interested in being governed with propaganda
In the query dated February 16, 2018 and with Reference No DPP/ADV:368/15, Magu was ordered to make his response to the query available to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, on or before February 20, 2018
The Commissioner of Police in charge of the unit, Ibrahim Lamorde, gave the advice in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos
The pastor was arrested April 5 at Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, where he was accused of fleeing to after collecting the N70 million in various guises from the woman
Justice Abba-Bello Muhammad struck out the application after listening to the submission of the applicants’ counsel, Frank Tietie
So the following day’s newspapers had three versions of the same single event; how Ibori was arrested. Kwara’s and mine agreed that Ibori was not arrested in their Lodge. EFCC lied in its version to manufacture reasons to convince a court to deny Ibori bail
Lamorde, now a Commissioner of Police, has just returned to police duties after attending a course at the prestigious Nigerian Institute of Policy and Strategic Studies
Lamorde was on Thursday declared wanted by the Senate over his failure to appear before the Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions to answer to allegations of diversion of investigation proceeds
Lamorde had refused to honour several invitations of the Committee to answer charges brought against him while in office.
Specifically he was accused of diversion of N1 trillion recovered loot
Such public officers included the former Inspector General of Police, Tafa Balogun, and late Dipreye Alamieyeseigha
Lamorde has been accused of withholding over N1 trillion recovered by the EFCC from a former Inspector General of Police, Tafa Balogun, and the late Governor of Bayelsa State, Dipreye Alamieyeseigha
This came to light on Tuesday as Lamorde, who was due to appear before the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, was absent
A statement on Monday by presidential spokesman, Femi Adesina, said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Ibrahim Mustafa Magu as the Acting Chairman of the EFCC
Informed sources said his tenure expires this week
The statement reads: “I regret to inform you that hearing of the Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions slated for Tuesday, 10th November, 2015 has been postponed for the time being. You will be duly informed when the meeting is rescheduled, please
However, the Chairman of the committee, Sam Anyanwu (PDP-Imo East), who made this known in chat with journalists on Monday, said the issue of procedural error has been rectified by the Senate