Is Nigeria's Police Inspector Idris a Law Unto Himself?
Lawmakers led by Senate President Bukola Saraki, were appointed by their colleagues to discuss with President Muhammadu Buhari the controversy surrounding the actions of the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. Idris has not attended any hearing set by the Senate for him to explain the action taken on conflict between herdsmen and farmers, the Dino Melaye court case and the concerns raised by Saraki, of an alleged plot to implicate him in a serious murder case.
Premium Times, 22 May 2018
Senators appointed by their colleagues are currently meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Read more »
Battle between farmers and herders in Nigeria
Nigeria: An IG in Defiance of Authority
Guardian, 23 May 2018
No matter what and how he feels about the present Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, there can be no reasonable justification for the repeated refusal of the Inspector… Read more »
This Day, 22 May 2018
A political pressure group, the Concerned Citizens of North Central (CCNC), has condemned what they described as unconstitutional actions of the Inspector General of Police,… Read more »
Guardian, 20 May 2018
Kano State Police Command has denied the arrest or interrogation of any journalist over a video clip of Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, trending on social media. Read more »
Vanguard, 16 May 2018
The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris Wednesday night reacted to the allegation by Senate President, Bukola Saraki that he (Idris) is plotting to frame him in the… Read more »
The Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris is an enemy of democracy and is unfit to hold public office anywhere in the world, the Senate has said. This follows his third Senate ... Read more »
The Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris says a viral video that shows him struggling to read from a prepared speech is a fake. Reacting to the clip, Nigerians mocked him for ... Read more »