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Edgal Imohimi

Just In: New IGP Halts Handover To Tinubu’s Boy As CP Lagos

There was drama, Tuesday, at the Lagos state police command at the event that was to see Mr. Edgal Imohimi handover to Kayode Egbtokum. As the occasion was underway, Imohimi informed the gathering that there was a new directive over the handover. Egbetokun, former chief security officer to Bola Tinubu, a national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was primed to take over the reins of the Lagos state police command “I am sure that you know Mr. Kayode Egbetokun; he is an old timer in the command. You all…

Who Is Kayode Egbetokun, New Lagos Police Commissioner?

Authorities of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), on Sunday, removed Mr Edgal Imohimi as the Commissioner of Police of Lagos state and replaced him with DCP Kayode Egbetokun. Imohimi was redeployed to the police headquarters at Louis Edet House in Abuja to serve as the Commissioner of Police in charge of the Explosive Ordinance Unit. Egbetokun, who is currently a Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) in the Force, will replace Imohimi in acting capacity as the new Lagos Police Commissioner. The new Lagos CP was…

BREAKING: IGP Removes Imohimi, Makes Tinubu’s Ex-CSO New Lagos Police Commissioner

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has removed Mr Edgal Imohimi as the Commissioner of Police of Lagos state. Mr Imohimi was redeployed to the Force Headquarters in Abuja as the new Commissioner of Police in charge of Explosive Ordinance Unit. IGP Idris consequently asked Mr Kayode Egbetokun to take over from Imohimi as the acting Commissioner of Police of Lagos. Meanwhile, Egbetokun is said to be a former CSO to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed…

Four Policemen Arrested In Lagos For Indiscriminate Shooting

Four policemen of the Lagos state police command are in trouble for indiscriminate shooting which left a citizen, Tunde Adeparusi, injured. The state commissioner of police, Mr. Edgal Imohimi, worried by the development has ordered the arrest of four policemen alleged to have fired the shots at the airport tollgate. “The incident happened at the tollgate end of the airport on 20/07/2018 and on receipt of the report, the CP immediately ordered the Command X-Squad section to fish out the policemen involved. Diligent…

29-Year-Old Virgin Alleges Rape By Muslim Cleric

The Lagos State Police Command has arrested a Muslim cleric identified as Mustapha Hammed for allegedly raping a 29-year-old student of Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos. This was revealed by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Edgal Imohimi as he spoke to the press during a parade of criminal suspects at the state police command on Monday. According to Imohimi the 23- year-old Hammed meet with the victim revealing a vision about her giving up the ghost in the next 24 hours unless she gets…

Police Invite D’banj, Wife For Questioning Over Son’s Death

Following the news of the death of the son of music star, Oladapo Olabanji, “D’banj’’, the Nigerian police force has directed D’banj, to make a formal report on the circumstances that led to the death of his son. In a statement on their Facebook page, Mr Edgal Imohimi, the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, said that the family should report the incident to the police after the period of mourning. The statement titled 'The Sudden death of little Daniel,' signed by Police Public Relations Officer Lagos, CSP Chike Oti…

Police Arrest Lagos Pastor For ‘Hate Speech’

Police in Lagos have arrested a 35-year-old pastor, Chris Mordi, of the Miracle of Fires Ministry, Langbasa, Ajah, Lagos, for allegedly propagating hate speech in the state. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Edgal Imohimi, disclosed this while stressing that the suspect was arrested on May 5 at Ado Road, Langbasa area of Ajah in Lagos. He said that the pastor was arrested allegedly while in possession of an inciting publication titled: “Beware of Catholic Women Organisation (CWO) and Knights of the Catholic for…

Police Apprehend Fake Medical Doctor

39-year-old Abdulrahman Mohammed has been apprehended by the Lagos state police command on Monday for illegal medical practices. According to reports, Mohammed who is a primary school dropout has been administering intravenous injections to patients and also collects blood and urine samples for diagnosis in his clinic at Mushin area of the state. Meanwhile, the Lagos state Commissioner of Police, Mr Edgal Imohimi warned residents of the state to be vigilant as to where they purchase drugs, revealing that Mohammed has…

Five SARS Operatives Arrested Over Alleged Bribe

Five operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, who allegedly manhandled a businessman in Lagos state, has been arrested and detained by the state police command. SP Chike Oti, Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, who made the disclosure, said the men were attached to the Ipakodo base of SARS. Oti listed the operatives as, Inspector Taiwo Omojope, Inspector Arigidi Ebibor, Sergeant Rotimi Adesoba, Sergeant Olalekan Olakunle and Sergeant Friday Oni. Recall that a businessman, Immanuel Ibe-Anyanwu, had gone…

Lagos Police Parade Badoo Suspects Who ‘Hypnotise, Smash Victims Head While Asleep’

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Edgal Imohimi, on Thursday disclosed how three arrested Badoo suspects hypnotised and smashed their victims’ head while asleep. Imohimi said this while presenting the suspects to newsmen in Lagos. He gave their names as; Chibuzo Igwe, Samuel Akaeze a.k.a Samito, Gift Akaeze, Omotayo Abamoyegun and Fatai Adebayo, a herbalist who fortified the cultists before going on operation. According to him, on Dec. 30, 2017 at about 2:30 a.m. the peace of Lagos was disturbed at Alajo…