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NDLEA: Court rejects Abba Kyari’s plea for bail

NDLEA: Court rejects Abba Kyari’s plea for bail

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri, ABUJA The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Monday, declined to order the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, to release the suspended Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP, Abba Kyari, who is currently in its custody, on bail. However, the court, in a ruling that was delivered by Justice Inyang Ekwo, […]

Abba Kyari: IRT coordinators, Team leaders to be redeployed

Abba Kyari: IRT coordinators, Team leaders to be redeployed

THE Police High Command has begun moves to sanitise its Intelligence Response Team, IRT, following the arrest of its former Commander, DCP Abba Kyari, by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, last week, over his indictment in the 25kg cocaine deal . As at yesterday, Vanguard gathered that all state coordinators and team leaders […]

More trouble for Abba Kyari as NDLEA probes N3bn Tramadol seizure

More trouble for Abba Kyari as NDLEA probes N3bn Tramadol seizure

More trouble appears to be looming for the suspended Commander of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), ACP Abba Kyari, as the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) launches into the probe of the seizure of a large consignment of Tramadol, an illegal drug, in Lagos.

Abba Kyari: More sordid deals of his loyalists

Abba Kyari: More sordid deals of his loyalists

When the 18th indigenous Inspector-General of Police, Mr Solomon Arase, created the Intelligence Response Team, IRT in 2015, as one of his innovative initiatives, it was aimed solely, to combat violent crimes, especially kidnapping, which had become an intractable scourge before he assumed office.