• DPO stabbed as hoodlums attack police headquarters in Anambra

    DPO stabbed as hoodlums attack police headquarters in Anambra

    About 16 hoodlums armed with machetes and other dangerous weapons on Sunday night invaded Ogidi Police Divisional Headquarters in Idemili North Local Government Area, Anambra State, injuring the Divisional Police Officer, (DPO), Mr Hassan Musa and four other policemen.

    Sources said the bandits  who tied white bands on their heads stormed the station at about 9pm as they beat the armed policemen at the gate before forcing their way into the  station  from where they made straight to the counter where […]

  • DPO, six policemen arrested over Kogi killings

    DPO, six policemen arrested over Kogi killings

    At least seven policemen, including a Divisional Police Officer, James Ekpeta, have been arrested and detained by the Kogi State Police Command in connection with the killing of three persons in Ejegbo, Ankpa Local Government Area of the state.

    The victims: Julius Maha, 33; Emmanuel (his cousin) 35, and one of their friends were allegedly killed by policemen from the Ankpa division of the Nigerian Police Force who stormed their home in the early hours of Thursday, June 23, 2016.

    Police homicide […]

  • Photos of DPO who beat up female traffic warden in Ogun … more photos

    Photos of DPO who beat up female traffic warden in Ogun … more photos

    The Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Ikenne Division of Ogun State, Patrick Onwu, who beat up a female traffic warden for flagging down his private car at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC filling station on IBB Boulevard in the state, has been demoted.

    The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Thursday ordered the demotion and immediate transfer of the DPO. The IGP ordered that he (Onwu) be demoted to a Deputy Superintendent of Police, DSP, from Superintendent of […]

  • DPO who beat up female traffic warden been demoted – IGP Arase

    DPO who beat up female traffic warden been demoted – IGP Arase

    According to reports, the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Ikenne Division area of Ogun State, Patrick Onwu, who beat up a female traffic warden for flagging down his private car at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC filling station, IBB Boulevard, Abeokuta, last week has been demoted.

    The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Thursday ordered his demotion and immediate transfer of the DPO. Patrick Onwu, last Wednesday went wild and beat a female traffic officer, Inspector Anifat Bello […]

  • DPO beats up award winning female traffic warden to coma in Ogun

    DPO beats up award winning female traffic warden to coma in Ogun

    The Divisional Police Officer in charge of Ikenne Police Division, Ogun State, Mr. Patrick Onwu, on Monday allegedly beat up a female traffic warden for stopping his private vehicle at an intersection in Abeokuta.

    The traffic warden, Anifat Bello, who was discharging her official duty at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation  junction, on the IBB Boulevard Way,  had flagged down Onwu’s car as he approached the junction, which angered him.

    The DPO, who was travelling inward Abeokuta on the Siun-Kopabe-Sagamu Expressway, veered […]