Nigeria Needs State Police to 'Boost Force Numbers'
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said that state police would help tighten the security situation across the country. "To meet the 1 police member to 400 persons according to the UN prescribed ratio, we would require almost triple the number of our current police force."
This Day, 22 November 2018
It's time to have state police Read more »
Nigeria: Genesis of Police Strike in Nigeria
This Day, 10 February 2006
The rank and file of Nigeria Police on February 1, 2002 took the nation by surprise by embarking on strike. The striking officers were protesting poor service conditions including… Read more »
Nigeria: Still On State Police
Guardian, 26 February 2018
Sir: The apparent failure of federal security arrangements to meet the current security challenges in the country has heightened the debate over state police. The following… Read more »