IGP restricts vehicles in and out of Anambra ahead of poll

As part of measures aimed at protecting the sanctity of the electoral process in the November 6, 2021, Anambra State Gubernatorial Elections, the Inspector General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the restriction of vehicular movement in and

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IGP replaces Abba Kyari with Tunji Disu as head of police intelligence team

DCP Tunji Disu has been appointed as the new Head of the Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT) by the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba. Disu will be replacing Abba Kyari who was suspended following his indictment in an

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IGP orders clearance of impounded vehicles in police facilities

Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali has ordered the clearance of impounded vehicles in police facilities across the country. Alkali who gave the directive to police commissioners in the country during a meeting with top police officers at the International Peace

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IGP Announces Immediate Suspension of Tinted Vehicle Windscreens

The Inspector-General of Police Usman Alkali Baba today June 7 announced the immediate suspension of tinted vehicle windscreens in Nigeria. The police boss made the announcement during a meeting with senior police officers including commissioners and DIGs from across the

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Police Arrest Four More Suspects Involved in Attack on Owerri Police Headquarters

Four more suspects allegedly involved in an attack on Owerri Police Command Headquarters and Correctional Centre in Imo State, have been arrested. The suspects have been identified as Ojukwu Ukonu ‘m’ 47 years old; Smith Amadokwa ‘m’ 45 years old;

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SARS Disbandment Created Vacuum in Fight Against Insecurity – IGP

Acting Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba has said the disbandment of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) created a vacuum in Nigeria’s Police effort at fighting insecurity. Speaking at the weekly Ministerial briefing organized by the Presidential Communications Team at

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Boko Haram Attacks New IGP’s Hometown in Yobe

Boko Haram terrorists launched an attack in Geidam local government area of Yobe State on Friday evening, April 23. The insurgents shot sporadically, causing some residents to flee into the bush while others hid in their houses. Geidam is the

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IGP Withdraws Senior Police Officers From EFCC

The new acting inspector-general of police (IGP), Usman Baba has withdrawn senior police officers from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). In a letter dated April 15, 2021, signed by Idowu Owohunwa, principal staff officer to the IGP and

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The morale of many police officers has been seriously dampened now because of the rampant killings of officers”- Acting IGP, Usman Baba, laments

The morale of many police officers has been seriously dampened now because of the rampant killings of officers. The acting inspector-general of police (IGP), Usman Baba, has said that the recent attacks on police stations across the country have dampened

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Adamu Mohammed Hands Over to Acting IGP Usman Alkali Baba (photos)

The outgoing Inspector General of Police (IGP) Mohammed Adamu has handed over to his successor Usman Alkali Baba. The ceremony took place at the Force Headquarters, Abuja. Adamu handed over to Usman after Vice President Yemi Osinbajo decorated the new

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