They were alleged to have extorted a sum of N153,000 from one Sheriff Adedigba who was traveling from Abeokuta to Lagos.
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At least 60 members of IPOB/ESN were arrested on Saturday after a combined team of the Nigeria Police Force, Nigerian Army and Department of State Services stormed the operational headquarters of IPOB in Awomama Village, Oru East Local Government Area of Imo State
The IGP made the new operational protocols public, today, Thursday, 15th April, 2021, during the inaugural conference with Zonal Assistant Inspectors General of Police, Commissioners of Police and other Heads of Police Formations in the country, at the Force Headquarters, Abuja.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that hoodlums had on March 30, 2021 attacked security operatives maintaining peace in Essien Udim Local Government Area of the state.
Osinbajo gave the task when he decorated the acting Inspector-General of Police with his new rank at the conference room of the Vice President’s office, State House, Abuja on Wednesday.
A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria who visited the Kwara Mall, housing the store along Fate Road, Ilorin, reports that there was heavy presence of armed police personnel at the edifice amidst shutdown of operations by the staff.
Musiliu Smith, Chairman, PSC, said this at a public hearing by the House of Representatives Committee on Police Affairs on the review of two bills on Thursday in Abuja.
This was announced by the Force Public Relations Officer, Commissioner of Police Frank Mba, in a statement on Monday.
The PUNCH had reported that farmers and residents of Ayete lived in perpetual fear of Wakili who was accused of displacing them from their farms.
In a statement on Monday, the NBC, which is the regulator of broadcast stations in the country, said it jammed the signals of the pirate radio in parts of Lagos State.
To ensure the success of the ongoing operation, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered the immediate deployment of two operational surveillance helicopters to Zamfara State.
Andrew Kumapayi, the state Sector Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps, who confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria in Awka on Wednesday, said the accident occurred at 7.30.a.m.
The police spokesperson, Frank Mba, made this known in a statement titled, ‘Kagara abductions: We are committed to the safe rescue of all abductees, says IGP’, on Thursday.
Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, conveyed this in a tweet on Tuesday in Abuja.
Sources told Daily Trust that there is frenzy and heightened intrigues within the police high command and corridors of power in Abuja in the foggy race for the police top job.
This is in addition to an Ambulance rescue point earlier established close to the notorious spot for prompt rescue operations.
The Corps Public Education Officer Assistant Corps Marshal, Bisi Kazeem disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Abuja.
The student was in a Toyota Corolla car when he was accosted by the policemen
He was appointed in 1986 to succeed Etim Inyang and was succeeded by Aliyu Attah in 1990.
The spokesperson of the Command, Mariam Yusuf, revealed this in a statement on Tuesday.