DESPITE CALLS FOR HIS REMOVAL OVER HANDLING OF ENDSARS PROTESTS, IGP ADAMU LOBBIES FOR TENURE EXTENSION

ADELANI ADEPEGBA Amidst the call for his removal by #EndSARS protesters, the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has launched strong lobbying for his tenure extension. Already, Adamu has written a memo to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), to solicit tenure extension, but it Read More …

IGP REPLACES DISBANDED SARS WITH SWAT, DIRECTS FORMER SARS OFFICERS TO REPORT IN ABUJA FOR DEBRIEFING

Adelani Adepegba and Sodiq Oyeleke The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has set up the Special Weapons and Tactics Team that will replace the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad. The prospective members of the new team, who would undergo tactical training next week, will undergo a Read More …

IGP SUSPENDS REQUIREMENTS MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS FOR THOSE TO BE RECRUITED AS CONSTABLES

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has suspended entry requirements for applicants who wished to join the Nigeria Police Force as constables. The IG in a signal dated August 24 directed that no candidate should be disqualified irrespective of their physical appearance, age and qualification. Read More …

IGP RECALLS TOP POLICE OFFICERS HEADING EFCC ZONAL OFFICES, SECTIONAL HEADS

Mohammed Adamu the Inspector General of Police, has recalled some of the officers who were attached to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). TheCable understands that about 20 zonal and sectional heads were affected by the recall. https://www.thecable.ng/breaking-igp-recall-key-police-officers-attached-to-efcc/amp

GRUMBLINGS AS IGP TAKES OVER SECURITY AT EFCC, REDEPLOYS ALL MOPOL OFFICERS

The Inspector General of Police, Muhammed Adamu, has ordered the withdrawal of mobile police personnel attached to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC), PREMIUM TIMES has learnt, effectively taking over security at the EFCC. Mobile police officers usually serve as security officials at EFCC buildings and Read More …

HOUSE OF COMMOTION: NSA AND IGP DISAGREE OVER CONDUCT OF KOGI, BAYELSA GUBERNATORIAL ELECTIONS

Friday Olokor, Abuja The National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno; and the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Wednesday shared different views about the November 16 governorship elections held in Bayelsa and Kogi states. While the NSA described the elections as “fiasco where the unthinkable happened,” Read More …