Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria Police Force’

Nigeria tech leaders to sue police for victims

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 27, 2019
Leaders in Nigeria’s tech industry are calling on survivors of attacks by Nigeria police officers on young tech entrepreneurs and workers to register their complaints for the commencement of legal proceedings. The #StopRobbingUs campaign was launched in September 2019, seeking an end to the practice of unlawful arrest, attack, kidnap and forcible withdrawal of funds […]

BREAKING| Edo, Ogun, Kano, Lagos, others get new Commissioners of Police

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 15, 2019
New Commissioners of Police have been appointed for seven states by the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu. The appointments were contained in a statement by the Force Public Relations Officer, Deputy Commissioner of Police Frank Mba. The statement said the appointments were with immediate effect. Those affected by the new postings were CP Nkereuwem […]

Again, Police Rescue 15 people chained up in Lagos church

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 1, 2019
Nigeria police said they rescued 15 people chained up in a church in Lagos during the latest raid in a nationwide crackdown on religious institutions accused of abuse. Detectives “stormed a prayer house used as a detention camp” on Wednesday evening and discovered 15 men and women aged between 19 and 50 chained by the […]