NCGF condemns attack on Gov Ortom  …..  calls for full scale investigations

Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central Governors Forum (NCGF), Abubakar Sani Bello has decried the attempted assassination of his Benue State counterpart Samuel Ortom and called for a thorough investigation by relevant security agents. Governor Sani Bello, in a statement, described as dangerous this dimension of insecurity in the country, added that something urgent and drastic must be done collectively to curtail the situation which he said is a threat to the nation’s corporate coexistence. “This issue of insecurity in our nation needs all and sundry to be collectively…

ATTACK ON GOVERNOR ORTOM : IGP orders full scale investigations   …….   directs strengthening of Governor’s security

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu has ordered full-scale investigations into the circumstances surrounding the attack and reported attempt on the life of the Governor of Benue State, Samuel Loraer Ortom, at his farm in the outskirts of Makurdi, the State Capital, on Saturday, 20th March, 2021. The IGP who condemned the incident, has equally directed the Commissioner of Police (CP), Benue State Command to take adequate measures towards strengthening and improving security in the State, particularly around the Governor.   The IGP has also specifically directed the CP…

ENDSARS: IGP orders investigations into alleged suit against States’Judicial Panel of Inquiry

The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu has directed immediate investigations into a suit purportedly challenging the legality of the States’ Judicial Panel of Inquiry, investigating allegations by citizens against officers of the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). The IGP, who gave the order on the heels of trending reports in the media, today 3rd December, 2020, expressed the disapproval of the Force Management Team on the matter and ordered investigations into the alleged role of the Force Legal Section including its Head. Meanwhile, the Force Legal Officer has…

VERA UWAILA: IGP orders Force-CID to take over investigations

The Inspector General of Police, IGP M.A Adamu has ordered the immediate transfer of the ongoing investigations into the inhuman sexual assault and death of Miss Vera Uwaila Omosuwa which occurred recently in Benin, Edo State from the Police State Headquarters, Benin to the Force headquarters, Abuja. The IGP’s directive was sequel to the preliminary report from the team of investigators and forensic experts earlier deployed to assist the Edo State Police Command in the investigations into the unfortunate incident. The DIG in charge of the Force Criminal Investigation Department…

VERA UWAILA: Perpetrators will be brought to book – IGP assures ……Deploys more investigations aids to Edo State

The Inspector General of Police IGP M.A Adamu has deployed additional investigations aids and forensic support to Edo State Police Command to complement and expedite actions in the ongoing investigations to unravel the circumstances surrounding the brutal attack and unfortunate death of Miss Vera Uwaila Omosuwa in Benin, Edo State on 28th and 30th May, 2020 respectively.   The IGP, while condemning the unfortunate incident,commiserated with the family, friends and colleagues of the deceased. He further called for calm and assured that the Force will surely bring the perpetrators of the…

Soldiers Kill Three Police Operatives, One Civilian In Taraba ·        …. IGP orders full – fledged investigations

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Muhammad Adamu has ordered full-fledged investigations into the circumstances surrounding the death of three Police operatives and one Civilian, and serious injury to other Police operatives, who were on investigation activities to Ibi, Taraba State, to arrest one Alhaji Hamisu indicted in a series of high-profile kidnap incidents in the State. The Police Operatives, led by ASP Felix Adolije of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) reportedly came under sudden attack and serious shooting by soldiers of the Nigerian Army, along Ibi – Jalingo Road,…