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Proactive intelligence gathering, key to nipping crime in the bud – Gov. Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde wants the Police to be more proactive in intelligence gathering and community policing to curb crimes before they take place. He said this during an interactive session with the Nigeria Police Oyo State Command held at the Presidential Lodge, Government House, Agodí, Ibadan. Governor Makinde stressed the need for […]Continue Reading
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Shaljaba Visits Nigerian Legion Corps in Oyo

National Coordinating Commandant General, Brigadier General David Shaljaba (rtd) has urged the  corps of Nigerian Legion commissionaire to stand for what they were capable of doing without carrying Arms. Brigadier General Shaljaba made this known in Ibadan, while addressing the corps of the commissionaire, Oyo State command. The Commandant General explained that the corps Continue Reading
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Lawmakers Give Nod to State Police

Ekiti State House of Assembly has approved the creation of state police and state judicial council in the ongoing fifth alteration to the Amendment to the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Assembly presided over by the Speaker, Funminiyi Afuye, also aligned with the National Assembly on the alteration to stipulated rules […]Continue Reading
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NPF Hammer 81 Officers over Misconducts

The Nigeria Police Force have punished 81 officers over varying misconducts out of over 431 complaints from citizens against its personnel between July and September 5, 2022.. This was contained in a document prepared by the Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi, while explaining the efforts of his ministry and the NPF at ensuring discipline […]Continue Reading
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Oyo Govt to Boost Security Operations

Oyo State Government has approved the purchase of 25 JAC Pick-up Vans for security operatives in the State at the sum of N603, 881,250.00. The Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Dr Wasiu Olatunbosun made this known while briefing journalists after the executive council meeting held at the Oyo State Secretariat, Agodi, Ibadan. Dr Olatunbosun […]Continue Reading
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PMB Raises Concern over Insecurity in Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed concern that the development and growth of the African continent is increasingly being seriously challenged by insecurity. President Buhari stated this at the 8th summit of the Tokyo International Conference on African Development, TICAD 8, in Tunisia.  Represented by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, the Continue Reading