• Police recover 19 cars, SUVs from ex-IGP

    Police recover 19 cars, SUVs from ex-IGP

    According to reports, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered an investigation into the purchase and distribution of vehicles by his predecessors.

    It was gathered that the probe was informed by the discovery that retiring officers, including former IGs and Deputy Inspectors-General of Police, were in the habit of appropriating police vehicles for their personal use.

    Findings show that the probe, which is being handled by the Special Investigation Panel, had identified and recovered 19 police vehicles from former IG, Solomon […]

  • Ambode mourns ex-IGP Inyang

    Ambode mourns ex-IGP Inyang

    The Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Wednesday expressed sadness over the death of a former Inspector General of Police, Sir Etim Inyang.

    Inyang, a former Inspector General of Police between 1983 and 1986, died in Lagos on Monday after a brief illness at the age of 85.

    The Governor in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Habib Aruna, described the deceased as a gallant police chief who led his men to wage war against the high wave of crime […]

  • I want to teach and write books – Ex-IGP, Arase

    I want to teach and write books – Ex-IGP, Arase

    Former Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Solomon Arase, has said that he would like to write books and teach as part of his contributions to the society as a retired police officer.

    Arase, who disclosed this shortly after a reception held in his honour on Saturday in Benin, also described life after active service as very relaxing.

    “I am an academic. I will write books, I will rest and do humanity work. I want to spend the rest of my life touching […]

  • Shocking!!! Ex-IGP Arase accused of taking away 24 vehicles from Force HQ

    Shocking!!! Ex-IGP Arase accused of taking away 24 vehicles from Force HQ

    The Acting Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has launched an investigation into the disappearance of some vehicles at the Force Headquarters in Abuja.

    Idris said the vehicles were still in the premises of the Louis Edet House at least one week before his appointment as the police helmsman. A probe has also been launched into irregular promotion in the Force by Idris.

    The Acting IGP disclosed these on Sunday when he spoke with newsmen in Abuja. He said preliminary investigations have revealed that […]