More Reactions on Nigeria's Police Colleges


Questions abound on whether police colleges will be upgraded after a television programme and the subsequent visit by President Goodluck Jonathan revealed the squalid conditions in which recruits are living.
  • Nigeria:  Jonathan's Visit to Police College

    Daily Trust, 1 February 2013

    President Goodluck Jonathan's recent visit to the Nigeria Police College, Ikeja, and en route Cote d'Ivoire for ECOWAS summit on Mali on January 18 was a visit long overdue; it was ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  Renovation of Police College Awaits Fund - IGP

    Vanguard, 1 February 2013

    Inspector General of Police, IGP, Mohammed Abubakar, yesterday, in Lagos, disclosed that renovation of the Police College, Ikeja, would begin as soon as fund was released for the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police College Rot - IG, Ex-IGs Should Be Probed, Says Odumakin

    This Day, 28 January 2013

    A chieftain of the Save Nigeria Group, Yinka Odumakin, at the weekend, called on the Federal Government to begin the probe of all former Inspector-Generals of Police who are still ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Still On the President's Visit to Police College

    Leadership, 28 January 2013

    Last week on this page, I discussed the silver lining in President Goodluck Jonathan's surprising surprise visit to the Police College, Ikeja. I mentioned the effects of surprise ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  What the President Saw

    Vanguard, 27 January 2013

    Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.-Albert Einstein read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police College Rot and the Thwarted Hope

    This Day, 27 January 2013

    President Jonathan's surprise visit to Ikeja Police College and the rot he saw offered a unique opportunity to change the old ways behind the decay, but he chose to play along the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police College Rot - Probe Past IGPs - Ehindero

    Leadership, 26 January 2013

    Former inspector-general of police (IGP) Mr. Sunday Gabriel Ehindero has asked the federal government to probe all past IGPs with a view to uncovering those who were responsible ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police College - PDP Chieftain Asks FG to Probe IGs Since 1999

    Vanguard, 25 January 2013

    A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Muhammad Murtala, has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to summon police chiefs from 1999 till date to explain the rot ... read more »

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