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LIVE: Inspector General of Police Scraps F-SARS

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, on Sunday announced the dissolution of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (F-SARS), after days of protests across the country. The police unit was founded in 1992 to combat cases of armed robbery, kidnapping, and other violent crimes. But SARS, instead, over time, has gained notoriety for its reckless … Continue reading LIVE: Inspector General of Police Scraps F-SARS

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I won’t challenge out come of Edo governorship election in court – Ize-Iyamu

    The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu has said that he won’t challenge the result from the Edo Governorship Election result. In a statement signed by himself, Ize-Iyamu noted that though the election was not free and fair with pockets of violence and several cases of malfunctioning card … Continue reading I Won’t Challenge Edo Governorship Election Result – Ize-Iyamu

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Ban On SARS: Osinbajo Commends IGP’s Decision, Criticises Actions Of Officers

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has applauded the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu for banning the routine patrol of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the Nigeria Police Force. Speaking to State House reporters at his residence in Abuja on Sunday, Professor Osinbajo described the routine attacks on young … Continue reading Ban On SARS: Osinbajo Commends IGP’s Decision, Criticises Actions Of Officers

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IGP Bans FSARS, Other Police Tactical Squads From Routine Patrols

  The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has banned the personnel of the Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) and other Tactical Squads of the Force from embarking on routine patrols. This IGP’s ban was contained in a statement issued on Sunday by the Force, Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba. He said the ban affects personnel … Continue reading IGP Bans FSARS, Other Police Tactical Squads From Routine Patrols

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JOHESU Suspends Warning Strike

  The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) has suspended its seven-day warning strike across the country. In a statement issued by its National President, Biobékentóye Josiah, the health workers comprising five unions under JOHESU and the Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) were expected to resume work on September 21. “This is to bring to … Continue reading JOHESU Suspends Warning Strike

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Kogi Govt Writes US Over Visa Ban, Says Action Is Unacceptable

  The Kogi State Government has written a letter to the United States Government, protesting against the recent visa ban imposed on politicians suspected to have rigged the November 2019 election in the state. The US had on Monday imposed a visa restriction on some individuals for allegedly rigging the November 2019 governorship polls in … Continue reading Kogi Govt Writes US Over Visa Ban, Says Action Is Unacceptable

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