IGP:No Threat To 2023 Elections.

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has stated emphatically that there is no threat to the 2023  General Elections in Nigeria. The IG said this stems from the robust security threat analysis carried out using global best standards to ascertain the trend of expectations for the electioneering processes. The IGP disclosed this duringContinue reading “IGP:No Threat To 2023 Elections.”

News Flash: Former IGP, Tafa Balogun Passes On.

Former Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mustafa Adebayo Balogun has passed on. He died at the Reddington Hospital, Lekki, Lagos at about 8:30 pm on Thursday August 4, 2022. The former IGP was said to have been ill for some time. Balogun who was Nigeria’s 11th indigenous IGP died at 74. Born on August 25, 1947,Continue reading “News Flash: Former IGP, Tafa Balogun Passes On.”

IGP Confirms Muyiwa Adejobi As The New FPRO

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has confirmed the appointment of CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi as the new Force Public Relations Officer, (FPRO). CSP Adejobi was appointed in acting capacity on 16th February, 2022 after taking over from CP Frank Mba who was nominated by the Inspector-General of Police for the Senior Executive CourseContinue reading “IGP Confirms Muyiwa Adejobi As The New FPRO”

IGP Promotes 21,039 Junior Officers. *Calls For Renewed Zeal and Vigour In Service.

In a move to reposition the Force for greater efficiency, the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba has approved the promotion of 21,039 junior police officers who were last promoted on or before 2017. Acting Force Spokesman, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi said the promotion also saw the elevation of 20,572 Sergeants to the next rank ofContinue reading “IGP Promotes 21,039 Junior Officers. *Calls For Renewed Zeal and Vigour In Service.”

News Flash : Heavy Deployment of Police On Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Expressway!

The Police have stepped-up safety with the heavy deployment of personnel to man the Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Expressway and Abuja-Jere-Kaduna road. The Inspector General of Police,Usman Alkali Baba, who was also on the spot assessment of the deployment said the action was informed by the commitment to ensure public safety across the country. The IGP made theContinue reading “News Flash : Heavy Deployment of Police On Abuja-Kaduna-Kano Expressway!”

News Flash: Police Acquire 5 High Powered Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. *Drones To Boost Technology Driven Policing. * Police Pilots Conclude Specialized Training.

Five high-powered Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) have been acquired by the Police to improve surveillance operations in check mating criminal activities in the country in line with technology-driven policing. The Acting Force Spokesman, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi said the acquisition of the vehicles was in line with the manifestation of the IGP’s determination to integrate theContinue reading “News Flash: Police Acquire 5 High Powered Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. *Drones To Boost Technology Driven Policing. * Police Pilots Conclude Specialized Training.”

Strike Update: IGP Orders Immediate Distribution Of Kits& Operational Vehicles To Police Men Nationwide.

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate distribution of uniforms, kits, accoutrements and body armours for police personnel especially Inspectors and other ranks. The distribution takes immediate effect from Thursday 24th March, 2022.  Police formations across  Zonal and State Commands nationwide are also to benefit from allocation of Two HundredContinue reading “Strike Update: IGP Orders Immediate Distribution Of Kits& Operational Vehicles To Police Men Nationwide.”