The law permits Adamu Mohammed to remain as IGP till 2024 – President Buhari and AGF Malami

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami who responded to a lawsuit filed at a Federal High Court in Abuja by an Abuja-based lawyer, Maxwell Opara over the tenure extension granted to the Inspector-General of Police Mohammed Adamu, have argued that the law allows the current IGP to stay in office… Continue reading The law permits Adamu Mohammed to remain as IGP till 2024 – President Buhari and AGF Malami

One of the primary objective of the #EndSARS protest was to effect a regime change- IGP Adamu Mohammed

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has reportedly said the recent #EndSARS protest in Nigeria was aimed at a regime change and was sponsored by forces within and outside Nigeria. According to a statement released by Kelvin Ebiri, the Special Assistant (Media) Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, the police chief made the claim when he spoke in… Continue reading One of the primary objective of the #EndSARS protest was to effect a regime change- IGP Adamu Mohammed

Use your firearms when your life is in danger- IGP Adamu Mohammed tells police officers

Nigeria’s Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed, has advised police officers to use their firearms to protect themselves whenever they are in the face of any form of danger. Adamu gave the advice while addressing police officers recently. The Police chief is currently on a tour to different state commands to assess the level of destruction each… Continue reading Use your firearms when your life is in danger- IGP Adamu Mohammed tells police officers

Over 100,000 Nigerians sign petition asking ICC to prosecute IGP Adamu Mohammed over killings in #EndSARS protest

A petition asking the International Criminal Court (ICC) to arrest and prosecute the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Adamu Mohammed over alleged crimes against humanity has been signed by over 100,000 people.  In the petition which was shared on Change.Org, the IGP was accused of “unleashing war” against defenceless and innocent Nigerian youths whose only crimes were demanding an end… Continue reading Over 100,000 Nigerians sign petition asking ICC to prosecute IGP Adamu Mohammed over killings in #EndSARS protest

IGP orders Assistant Inspectors-General and state Commissioners of Police to arrest and dismiss policemen who violate rights of citizens

Assistant Inspectors-General in charge of zonal commands and state Commissioners of Police have been ordered by the Inspector-General of Police, Adamu Mohammed to arrest, detain and dismiss policemen who violate the rights of the citizens. In the memo dated October 5, 2020 and titled, ‘Order and directives: Restrictions on the operations of F-SARS, SARS, IRT, STS, state anti-kidnapping units and other… Continue reading IGP orders Assistant Inspectors-General and state Commissioners of Police to arrest and dismiss policemen who violate rights of citizens

IGP Adamu Mohammed imposes curfew in Kaduna

The Inspector General of Police, Adamu Mohammed has imposed a curfew in Kaduna state as part of efforts at restoring law and order in parts of Southern Kaduna affected by recent violence and other security challenges.  The IGP who commiserated with the people of Kaduna State particularly those who have lost their loved ones and property as… Continue reading IGP Adamu Mohammed imposes curfew in Kaduna