Category: Security

Rep Commends Buhari Over Assent to 2020 Police Act

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2020

A member of House of Representatives, Rep. Yusuf Gagdi (APC-Plateau), has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for assenting to the Nigeria Police Act (2020). Gagdi, who ... Read More

NAFDAC Warn Against Falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5m

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned against buying and using of falsified Proximexa Suspension 125mg/5ml, with Lot No. ... Read More

Gov. Oyetola urges police to investigate alleged killing of youth by SARS

Abdul Jimoh- September 16, 2020

Gov. Gboyega Oyetola of Osun has directed the police to investigate the alleged killing of a youth by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in Osogbo. ... Read More

NSCDC parades 2 suspects over alleged illegal mining

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Lagos State Command, on Friday paraded two suspects for allegedly involving in illegal mining. The Commandant, Mr ... Read More

Psychiatrist Seeks Repeal of Law on Attempted Suicide

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2020

A UK-based Psychiatrist, Dr Olusola Olowookere, has called for a repeal of the law that prescribes arrest and prosecution of an individual who tries to ... Read More

Military Kills Several ISWAP Terrorists, Rescues Kidnapped Victims

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The Defence Headquarters says the military has killed several Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and bandits and also arrested their collaborators in the Northwest and Northeast zones ... Read More

Police Rescue 5 Abducted Victims in FCT Community

Henry Solomon- September 10, 2020

The police on Thursday disclosed that its operatives rescued five kidnapped victims after a heavy gunfight with some bandits who attacked Tungan-Maje, Gwagwalada Area Council, ... Read More

Police Academy fixes Sept.17 for entrance examination

Abdul Jimoh- September 10, 2020

The Police Command in Kaduna, says the entrance examination into the 8th Regular Course of Police Academy Wudil, has been scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 17, ... Read More

NSCDC arrests man over alleged murder of 17-month-old step son in Jigawa

Abdul Jimoh- September 10, 2020

The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested a 40-year-old man identified as Usman Isma’il for allegedly killing his ... Read More

1,052 Oyo Indigenes rescued From Trafficking — DG NAPTIP

Henry Solomon- September 9, 2020

Mrs Dame Okah-Donli, Director General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), says 1,052 indigenes of Oyo State have been rescued from ... Read More

Banditry: Gov. Bello reassures residents of safety

Suleiman Idris- September 6, 2020

Gov. Sani Bello of Niger, has appealed to residents of Kagara town in Rafi Local Government Area to remain calm, as government was deploying resources ... Read More

Buratai commends Gombe State Government for allocating land to Nigerian Army Land

Suleiman Idris- September 6, 2020

Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, Chief of Army Staff, has commended Gov. Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State for allocating land to the Nigerian Army for the construction ... Read More

Maritime security: FOC urges college participants to uphold national interest

Suleiman Idris- September 6, 2020

Rear Adm. David Adeniran, Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy, has urged participants of the Naval War College Nigeria (NWCN) Course ... Read More

COVID-19: Nationwide Curfew Now 12a.m. to 4a.m. – PTF

Henry Solomon- September 3, 2020

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has adjusted the curfew from 12 midnight through 4a.m. as it continued the gradual easing of lockdown measures ... Read More

Military Airstrike Hits ISWAP Location, Eliminates Scores of Terrorists in Borno

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2020

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole has destroyed compounds, housing Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists at Kaza on the Gulumba ... Read More

Gov. Sule lauds Buhari, IGP for PMF training college in Nasarawa

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has again commended President Muhammadu Buhari as well as the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, for approving the establishment ... Read More

Police reassure on security, ahead of Edo poll

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

The Police Command in Edo has assured residents on adequate security ahead of Sept. 19, Governorship Poll in the state. Mr Johnson Kokumo, the state ... Read More

Joint Border Drill Records Seizures Worth N11bn in One Year

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2020

The Joint Border Drill codenamed ‘Exercise Swift Response’ has made seizures valued at about N11 billion in the last one year. The Public Relations Officer ... Read More

No policeman missing in Enugu, says CP

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

The Commissioner of Police in Enugu State, Mr Ahmad Abdurrahman, has said that no policeman is missing in the state contrary to speculations about missing ... Read More

Council lauds Navy healthcare delivery, recommends Reference Hospital for accreditation

Suleiman Idris- August 30, 2020

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has recommended the Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar for accreditation with a view to enable the hospital ... Read More