Posts Tagged ‘Community policing’

Community policing is fraud, total distraction — Ekweremadu

by Seun Adeuyion February 23, 2020
Former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu says community policing is a “fraud” and total distraction. Ekweremadu, who represents Enugu west senatorial district, said this when he featured on a Channels TV programme on Friday. Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police (IGP), has pushed for community policing which he said will help address crime at the grassroots. […]

Bill on community policing scales second reading in Senate

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 14, 2020
A bill to adopt community policing into the constitution scaled second reading in the Senate on Thursday. The bill, which was first read last November, seeks to repeal the Nigeria Police Act Cap P19 Laws of the Federation, 2004 and to enact the Nigeria Police Act, 2019. The same bill was introduced in the eighth […]

Community policing: IGP, Ohanaeze Disagree

by Seun Adeuyion February 13, 2020
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and Ohanaeze Ndigbo, a socio-political group, have disagreed over the modus operandi of community policing in the country.  The IGP spoke at the end of South-East Security Summit held in Enugu, saying special officers will be recruited as community police.  He said this officers would be under the control […]