Post Tagged with: "Nigeria Police Force"

Tim Elombah Taken To Court

Tim Elombah Thanks Nigerians After Release From Police Detention

News January 27, 2018 at 9:19 am 0 comments

The management and staff of Elombah.com, on Thursday  thanked friends and family, the Online Publishers Association of Nigeria (OPAN), Lawyers, Journalists, local and international Non governmental organisations, NGOs , National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) , the British government, and numerous individuals for

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Evans Sues Police, Wants Court To Recover Seized 25 Trucks

Evans Sues Police, Wants Court To Recover Seized 25 Trucks

News January 25, 2018 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

Alleged kidnapping kingpin,  Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, has filed a fresh suit against the police, seeking the release of 25 Mack trucks, which he claimed were seized from him.
His lawyer, Olukoya Ogungbeje, contended in the suit that the trucks were seized without a court order, saying that the seizure

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Oby Ezekwesili

Just In: Police Arrest Oby Ezekwesili

News January 23, 2018 at 3:07 pm 0 comments

The convener of the BringBackOurGirls group, Oby Ezekwesili, has been arrested and detained by the FCT Police Command for unknown offences.
In series of posts on her Twitter handle, @obyezeks, the former Minister of Education, said she was arrested alongside some members of the BBOG group.
According to her, Aisha Yesufu, Ms

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Kwara State Governor Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed

Herdsmen/Farmers Clash: Kwara Directs Police To Ensure Compliance With Compensation Mechanism

News January 18, 2018 at 4:07 pm 0 comments

The Kwara State government has directed the State Police Command to ensure compliance with the compensation mechanism earlier put in place by the State Security Council as an instrument to maintain peace between farmers and herdsmen.

According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Abdulfatah

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Fresh Controversy Trails Police IGP, Over The Illegal Detention Of London-Based-Lawyer, And Online Publisher

Fresh Controversy Trails Police IGP, Over The Illegal Detention Of London-Based-Lawyer, And Online Publisher

News January 16, 2018 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Despite the uproar and condemnation trailing the killings by Fulani herdsmen in Benue and Taraba States, over the Police and security agencies’ handling of the crisis, Ibrahim Idris, Inspector General of Police (IGP) has again managed to open a new controversy on another front after an alleged high handedness in

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Tim Elombah Handcuffed

“Tim Elombah Still In Police Custody”

News January 13, 2018 at 3:39 pm 0 comments

The Nigerian Police Force has continued to detain Tim Elombah despite requests by both international and local civil organisations for his release.
An Area Court Judge had earlier remanded Mr Elombah in Police custody.
The remand for Tim Elombah’s detention expired on Monday  but the Police has continued to detain Mr

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