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Inspector General Of Police Appoints  Bala Ciroma As FCT Police Commissioner

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The FCT Police Command wishes to inform members of the public that a new Commissioner of Police has been posted to the Command. He is CP Bala Ciroma who resumed duty at the Command Headquarters on Thursday, 19th July, 2018. He took over from his predecessor CP Sadiq Abubakar Bello after a handing-over ceremony. CP […]

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Court Convicts 3 Ex-Police Officers For Collecting Bribe From Armed Robbers

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

An Oyo State High Court, sitting in Ibadan, has convicted three former police officers, and sentenced one of them to three years in jail for collecting bribe from an armed robbery suspect, Badmus Akojode. The convicted police officers are Tajudeen Olalere, Akanmu Kabiru and Omotosho Lawrence, but it was only Kabiru that was committed to […]

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Police Inspector Arraigned For Giving Information To Unauthorised Persons

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Police on Tuesday arraigned a 38-year-old man, Adesida Ademola, in an Ado-Ekiti Chief Magistrates’ Court, for allegedly ‎giving false information to public officers.   Ademola of no fixed address is standing trial on a charge of giving false information to public officers.   The prosecutor, Sgt. Samson Osobu, told the court that the defendant […]

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Nigeria’s Industrialization Unattainable Without Functional Aluminum And Steel Sector, Dogara

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Advocates For Mechanization, Subsidies To Farmers For Agricultural Revolution Speaker Yakubu Dogara has, again, called on the executive to give priority to steel development in Nigeria, saying it is the bedrock of the development of the country.   He argued that the country keeps losing revenue through importation of steel, even more that the government […]

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Fight Against Terrorism, Violence Should Start From Family Units, Says Speaker Dogara

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has called for more vigilance among family members and smaller units of the society in order to detect and act on violent tendencies among its members.   He said this at the National Assembly complex during the 3rd day of the National Assembly Open Week organised. […]

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Domesticating Stockholm Convention,  Rome Statute On Environment, Human Rights Will Help Attract Foreign Direct Investment- Dogara

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has reiterated the commitment of the green chamber to prioritising issues related to human rights and protection of the environment.   He said this on Wednesday at a public hearing  by the House Committee on Treaties, Protocols and Agreements on two bills pertaining to domesticating the […]

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How EFCC Failed To Bring Its Witnesses To Prosecute Sen. Jang Over Alleged Security Concerns, As Court Warns Jang Over Lateness

By   /  July 18, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari A presiding Judge, Justice Daniel Longji of the Plateau State High Court yesterday issued warning to former Governor Jonah David Jang for his in ability to arrive court within the time frame on Tuesday 17th July, 2017. Justice Longji also adjourned the case for indefinite hearing in a suit filed by the Economic […]

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Senate Confirms Musiliu Smith As Police Service Commission Chairman

By   /  July 17, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Senate on Tuesday confirmed the nomination of former Inspector General of Police, Mr. Musiliu Smith, as Chairman of Police Service Commission, PSC. Five other nominees were also confirmed by the Senate as full time Commissioners and members of the PSC. This was sequel to the consideration of the Report of the Committee on Police […]

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Begin Preparation For 2019 Election, Police Service Commission Tells Nigeria Police

By   /  July 16, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has called on the Nigeria Police Force to begin preparation  for the Osun governorship election scheduled for September and  the 2019 general elections. A statement by the commission’s Head, Press and Public Relations, Mr Ikechukwu Ani, said the commission’s Permanent Secretary, Musa Istifanus, made the call on Monday in Abuja, […]

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How Governor Lalong Narrowly Escaped Death, As IDPs Pelted His Convoy With Stones

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  News  /  No Comments

Yakubu Busari The Plateau State Governor’s Simon Lalong convoy was on Saturday attacked by internally displaced persons (IDPs,) at Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State at their Camp in Jos. The incident occurred when he visited one of the IDPs at Zawan to commiserate with them and give them relief materials, however during […]

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