Nigeria Police Force

By IndepthAfrica
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May 13th, 2014
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by Eze Eluchie AChiboks news of the abduction of over 200 students from the Government Girls secondary School, Chibok, in Nigeria’s volatile northeastern Bornu State, filtered through, there was palpable shock and angst,initially across the Nigerian federation, and as the information became widesprea...
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May 12th, 2014
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by Adebayo Smith The Zamfara State-born police chief enlisted into the Nigeria Police Force in 1979 and today heads the Nigerian Police Force at the most critical time since the return to democracy in 1999. Many questioned the rationale behind the decision of President Jonathan to appoint this office...
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Apr 25th, 2014
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Benjamin Obiajulu Aduba The term Nigeria Police Force (NPF) is very misleading. NPF is a term used by some men and women in uniform who extort money from the citizenry for the benefit of the uniform wearer’s family. Nobody should doubt that Nigeria does not have and does not need a police force. Here...
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Apr 13th, 2014
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by Michael John General Sani Abacha, the evil general, must be laughing in hell – if there is such a luxury in there. Journalists had hounded him like a prey, and he chopped them down like a man swathing flies with a broom. He was a man who had zero tolerance for press freedom and believed it was suc...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2013
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  The policeman | credits: File copy The Anambra State Police Command on Wednesday said it had begun questioning the policeman attached to one of its divisions in Onitsha, caught on video demanding a bribe of N10,000 from a motorist. The state conmmand’s Police Public Relations Officer, Emeka Ch...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 2nd, 2013
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As I salute my fellow country men and women on this special, epochal and historical event of the 53rd Anniversary of our independence and knowing that many of our leaders have spoken to Nigerians on this special day, let me reiterate on behalf of our great party that no matter the obvious shortcoming...
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Sep 30th, 2013
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The policeman | credits: File copy For the third time in the past two months, another policeman has been caught on video demanding a bribe of N10,000 from a motorist. The footage, secretly filmed by a passenger at the back seat of a vehicle in Onitsha, Anambra State, has so far received thousands of ...
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Aug 5th, 2013
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By Levinus Nwabughiogu The House of Representatives penultimate Wednesday voted on the 87 items proposed for alteration by the House Committee on Constitution Review. The voting which was characterized by intrigues was nevertheless shaped to a conclusion by the determination and steadfastness of Spea...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 1st, 2013
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Viewer discretion required to watch this horror! Another jungle justice in this our country Nigeria as another possibly innocent citizen and his friend are brutally murdered in broad daylight! According to a Nigerian newspaper, a 25 year old Geology and Mining undergraduate of Delta State University ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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From GEORGE ONYEJIUWA, Owerri Residents of Nekede, Eziobodo and Ihiagwa communities in Owerri West Local Government Area of Imo State have threatened to go naked in protest over the terrible condition of roads in the area. The aggrieved villagers, who were mostly women, said they would take to the st...