Tag: Nigerian Police

Nigeria: Finally, Police Boss Moves Against Firearms Use After A Damning Report By A Global Rights Group

In a seeming bold move to address public concerns on misuse of firearms by the Nigeria Police amid a lot of other worrisome issues, the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has launched the reviewed Force Order 237, which has to do with the use of force and firearms.


One Month After The Taraba Killing, Soldiers Again In Another Police Officer Killing Mess

More than a month after soldiers shot dead three police officers and a civilian along the Ibi-Jalingo Road in Taraba State, an Army Corporal, Awotayo Femi, attached to 707 Special Force Brigade in Makurdi, the capital of Benue State and six others are said to be cooling their feet in detention after allegedly killing a Police Inspector, Christopher Achong in Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River State on Friday.