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Opposition parties celebrate IGP’s retirement with birthday cake


Opposition political parties on the platform of the Coalition of United Political Parties on Tuesday cut a cake to celebrate the retirement of the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. The coalition’s spokesman, Imo Ugochinyere, told journalists in Abuja that the cutting of the cake was meant to symbolise the end …

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IG after my life – Saraki


The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, yesterday said the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, is after his life. Saraki, the Director-General of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organisation (PPCO), said so at a press conference in Abuja, and urged international organizations to hold Idris responsible if anything happens to him. …

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Groups urge Buhari to extend IG’s tenure

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Two groups on Thursday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend the tenure of the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. The groups, Tiv Youth Council, and Arewa Youth Assembly, noted that removing the IG as the general elections drew near would be dangerous to the security arrangements already made for …

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Amaechi’s alleged audio won’t break APC — Lai Mohammed


The Federal Government has said the release of an audio in which the Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi, allegedly criticised President Muhammadu Buhari will not break the All Progressives Congress. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, stated this while speaking with journalists in Abuja on Tuesday. …

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I’ll take action on IG soon, says Buhari


President Muhammadu Buhari says he will take action on the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, soon. Buhari said this during an interview aired on Arise TV which was monitored by NEWSTIMES. There have been growing demands for the IG, who has reached the retirement age of 60, to step aside. …

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Akwa Ibom Elders write IGP, reject anti-terrorism unit


  Elders and stakeholders in Akwa Ibom have written a petition to the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr. Ibrahim Idris, over the plan to set up an anti-terrorism unit at the state police command, Ikot Akpanabia, Uyo, the state capital. The stakeholders led by the former national publicity secretary of …

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