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Police announce portal, numbers to report cybercrime

Usman Baba, the Inspector-General of Police, has urged the public to report all forms of cybercrime.

Identity theft, child sexual exploitation, cyberstalking, cyberbullying, credit card fraud, internet fraud, and other forms are examples.

Muyiwa Adejobi, Force Public Relations Officer, announced the portal https://incb.npf.gov.ng, interpolnigeria@npf.gov.ng, and phone numbers 07043797900, call/SMS 08094557845.

The INTERPOL National Central Bureau (NCB) Abuja hosts the Cybercrime Reporting Portal, which provides access to intelligence and data sharing with the 195 INTERPOL member countries.
Abridged cybercrime awareness material, online safety tips, the 2015 Cybercrime Act, and other resources are also available on the website.
Baba, according to Adejobi, has ordered the completion of a new office complex opposite the Louis Edet House for the Force Intelligence Bureau in order to expand intelligence gathering (FIB).

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The IGP directed the Assistant Inspector-General of Police FIB to deploy human and material assets for effective active intelligence gathering.

Baba also directed the AIG-FIB to begin training its officers and men on how to use the new office complex and new gadgets.

The police have urged Nigerians to provide timely information in order to assist the security agency in providing effective policing and public safety.

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