The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal.
.Say females free to move about
The Lagos State Police Command on Monday evening allayed fears of residents following apprehension making rounds on social media that females around Ikorodu area should stay indoors and refrain from moving around town on Tuesday, May 8 for the Oro Day festival.
Dozens of youths of Badagry community of Lagos State on Thursday surrendered their arms and ammunition to the Police in the area.Members of the Eiye and Aiye cult groups renounced their membership at the Badagry West Local Government Headquarters.
The Lagos State Police Command has given two weeks ultimatum to individuals with‘pump action firearm’ and other guns to submit their arms, licenses for verification and re-validation.
Policemen have been drafted to the headquarters of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) in Abuja.This was as a result of the continued protest by workers over the directive of President Muhammadu Buhari that the suspended NHIS helmsman, Prof. Usman Yusuf, be reinstated.
The Nigeria police has reacted to its order to arrest Kassim Aregbua, spokesman to former military president, Ibrahim Babangida over anti- Buhari statement.
The Nigeria Police has confirmed the existence of armed militia groups in Benue State, countering Benue state Governor, Samuel Ortom’s claims.
The Nigerian Police Force has reacted to calls by Nigerians for the scrapping of its Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS. There is ongoing social media campaign calling on police to scrap its SARS unit.
The Ebonyi Police Command on Sunday, confirmed the release of the kidnapped Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the Federal Teaching Hospital Abakaliki (FETHA) Dr Emeka Ogah.
JOHNKENNEDY UZOMNA, Owerri
The Imo State Command of the Nigeria Police Force have paraded 49 suspects who committed various crimes ranging from kidnapping, armed robbery, cultism, murder, arson and child theft among others. The State Commissioner of Police, CP, Chris Ezike disclosed this to newsmen Monday at the command headquarters Owerri.
The Commissioner of Police, Kwara State Command, Mr. Lawan Ado, has vowed to dismiss any male policeman caught searching a female suspect. He lamented how personnel touch sensitive parts of females under the guise of conducting search.