Category: Security

Police Service Commission dismisses 10 officers, demotes 8 others

inno.korie- July 6, 2020

The Police Service Commission (PSC) has dismissed 10 senior police officers and demoted eight others over cases of misconduct. The Head of Press and Public ... Read More

Military Hits Terrorists’ Leaders’ Locations in Sambisa Forest

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

The military has destroyed Boko Haram terrorists leaders’ locations in separate air strikes at Parisu and Bula Bello in Sambisa forest area of Borno. Maj.-Gen. ... Read More

Zamfara gets 780 Additional Police to Fight Bandits – Governor Matawalle

Henry Solomon- July 6, 2020

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara said the Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has approved the deployment of 780 personnel to the state curb banditry. ... Read More

Illegal bunkering: Navy siezes vessel, arrests 5 suspects in A’Ibom

Suleiman Idris- July 5, 2020

The Nigerian Navy Ship Jubilee (NNS) on Tuesday said that it has seized a vessel used for oil bunkering and arrested five suspects in Akwa ... Read More

Army Day: COAS inaugurates projects nationwide

Suleiman Idris- July 5, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated several projects across the eight divisions of Nigerian Army nationwide in commemoration of the Nigerian ... Read More

Kebbi Govt donates 3 vehicles to police

Suleiman Idris- July 5, 2020

Birnin Kebbi, July 3, 2020 (NAN) In an effort to support security operations in Kebbi State, the state government has donated three more vehicles to ... Read More

Illegal bunkering: Navy siezes vessel, arrests 5 suspects in A’Ibom

Suleiman Idris- July 1, 2020

(NAN) The Nigerian Navy Ship Jubilee (NNS) on Tuesday said that it has seized a vessel used for oil bunkering and arrested five suspects in ... Read More

VP, Osinbajo Commends on Research Report of National Defence College Course 28

Tanimu- June 30, 2020

As government and other stakeholders continue to seek solutions for more effective border management in Nigeria, renewed efforts will be channeled towards improving synergy amongst ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints DCP Aliyu Musa Chief Personal Security Officer

Tanimu- June 29, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Aliyu Abubakar Musa, as his Chief Personal Security Officer (CPSO). DCP Musa, ... Read More

NSCDC arrests man, 27, over alleged defilement of 4 babies in Nasarawa State

Abdul Jimoh- June 24, 2020

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Nasarawa State Command, said it had arrested one Ahmadu Yaro, 27, over alleged defilement of four different ... Read More

Troops Neutralize Bandits in Benue

Tanimu- June 21, 2020

Troops of Operation WHIRL STROKE under Operation ACCORD, following reports of bandits activities around Ginde area of Saghev Council Ward of Guma LGA of Benue ... Read More

Boko Haram/ISWAP Succumb to the Military Onslaught in Northeast

Tanimu- June 17, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says more Boko Haram/Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists have continued to succumb to the superior tactics and firepower of the ... Read More

Nigeria Fully Capable of Dealing with Banditry, Terrorism

Tanimu- June 16, 2020

The Presidency assures Nigerians, again, that the nation’s armed forces are fully capable of dealing with the challenges of banditry and terrorism, urging more patience ... Read More

COVID-19: NITDA Cautious Against Fake Websites Pledging FG’s Lockdown Funds

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2020

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has warned Nigerians using the cyber space to beware of fake websites leveraging COVID-19 pandemic to defraud unsuspecting ... Read More

Anambra Records 125 Fire Outbreaks in 5 Months – Fire Chief

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2020

The Anambra Fire Service said it recorded no fewer than 125 fire outbreaks across the state between January and May this year. The Director, Anambra ... Read More

4 Persons Shot as Armed Robbers Attack PoS

Tanimu- June 15, 2020

Four unfortunate customers got shot by armed robbers during a robbery attack on a PoS shop in Panyam District of Mangu Local Government Area of ... Read More

Group Calls for Stiffer Penalties Against Perpetrators of Violence on Older Persons

Tanimu- June 15, 2020

An NGO, Save Our Heritage Initiative (SOHI), on Monday called for stiffer penalties on perpetrators of all forms of abuse and violence against older persons ... Read More

Police confirm 3 killed in suspected herdsmen attack in Benue

inno.korie- June 14, 2020

The Police Command in Benue, on Sunday confirmed that suspected herdsmen attacked and killed three persons at Adama village in Agatu Local Government Area of ... Read More

Presidency Statement on the Security Incident in the State House

Tanimu- June 14, 2020

The Presidency wishes to acknowledge concerns expressed by several members of the public regarding the recent incident among the occupants of the State House which ... Read More

COAS, Buratai Applauds Troops for Subduing Boko Haram/ISWAP Terrorists Attack on Monguno

Tanimu- June 14, 2020

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Yusufu Buratai has congratulated officers and men of the Army Super Camp, Monguno for their resilience and ... Read More