• Ex-Police IG, Okiro, denies stealing N275m; says my aide set me up

    Ex-Police IG, Okiro, denies stealing N275m; says my aide set me up

    It was reported that the Chairman, Police Service Commission, Mike Okiro, on Monday reacted to the allegation that he defrauded the commission of N275 million and vowed not to succumb to blackmail.

    Mr. Okiri alleged that a staff of the commission, Aaron Kaase, of the Press Unit, colluded with a journalist to blackmail him with the allegation to collect N10 million.

    The chairman, who spoke at a news conference in Abuja, said the commission received N350 million from the Federal Government to […]

  • ICPC interrogates former Inspector-General of Police, Mike Okiro over alleged N275m scam

    ICPC interrogates former Inspector-General of Police, Mike Okiro over alleged N275m scam

    A former Inspector-General of Police and Chairman of the Police Service Commission, Mr. Mike Okiro, was on Thursday in Abuja quizzed by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission over an alleged N275m fraud.

    It was learnt that the ex-IGP arrived the ICPC at 9:51am, accompanied by three other officers of the PSC and went straight into the investigation department of the commission.

    When one of our correspondents contacted Okiro on the telephone, he did not respond to calls. He […]