• IGP, Ibrahim Idris fires 14 policemen over misconduct

    IGP, Ibrahim Idris fires 14 policemen over misconduct

    According to reports, the Nigeria Police Force on Tuesday announced the dismissal of 14 policemen for various levels of misconduct.

    A statement by DCP Don Awunah, Force Public Relations Officer, Force Headquarters, Abuja listed the offences as Aiding and abetting serious crimes, Conspiracy with militants and Disappearance of explosives.

    Awunah said that the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, on assumption of duty, instituted strict measures to ensure that the conduct of officers conformed to international best practices and norms.

    He said […]

  • “You Don’t Have Authority To Take Human Lives” – IGP Ibrahim Idris Tells SARS

    “You Don’t Have Authority To Take Human Lives” – IGP Ibrahim Idris Tells SARS

    The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has warned the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) operatives against torture and extra-judicial killings, saying no policeman in the world had the right or authority to kill crime suspects.

    Mr. Idris admonished the SARS personnel to always respect the right of every Nigerian, noting that this was the way they could change the negative public perception about them.

    Addressing SARS operatives and their commanders from various state commands at the Force Headquarters on Thursday in Abuja, the […]

  • Handing & Taking over ceremony between out-going IGP Arase & newly appointed Ibrahim K. Idris … more photos

    Handing & Taking over ceremony between out-going IGP Arase & newly appointed Ibrahim K. Idris … more photos

    The handing and taking over ceremony between out-going Inspector General of Police Dr. Solomon E. Arase FDC, NPM (rtd), and the newly appointed Inspector General of Police Ibrahim K. Idris, took place at the IGP’s Conference Hall in the Force Headquarters, Abuja, yesterday 22nd June, 2016. More photos detailed below:

    The handing and taking over ceremony between out-going Inspector General of Police Dr. Solomon E. Arase FDC, NPM (rtd), and the newly appointed Inspector General of Police Ibrahim K. Idris, took […]

  • New Police boss, Ibrahim Idris pledges to give Nigeria nothing but the best

    New Police boss, Ibrahim Idris pledges to give Nigeria nothing but the best

    The Acting Inspector-General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris, says he will do everything possible to provide the best service to Nigeria, promising to lay emphasis on accountability and integrity in the discharge of his duties.

    Addressing State House correspondents at the end of a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari, Idris, who was accompanied by his predecessor, Solomon Arase, said; “That is the issue of integrity and accountability, issue of respect for diversity, issue of compassion, issues of ensuring that our streets, […]