Category: Security

Abdulrashid Maina To Be Extradited To Nigeria Soon

Suleiman Idris- December 1, 2020

Following the arrest of former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrashid Abdullahi Maina in Niamey, Niger Republic, the Nigeria Police Force is ... Read More

Civilians hoarding information affecting northeast operations, says military

Abdul Jimoh- November 30, 2020

The Nigerian military on Monday said civilians hoarding information are making its security operations in the region less effective. The military said while residents do ... Read More

Senate President condemns killing of farmers in Borno

Abdul Jimoh- November 29, 2020

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condemned the killing on Saturday of rice farmers by terrorists in Zabarmari in Borno State. Lawan decries ... Read More

FRSC to introduce NIN information for vehicle registration, licence

Abdul Jimoh- November 29, 2020

Mr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says that the corps will introduce the National Identity Number (NIN) information by first quarter ... Read More

43 farmers killed by insurgents buried amid tears, wailing

Abdul Jimoh- November 29, 2020

Some 43 rice farmers killed on Saturday by insurgents at Koshebe village in the Jere Local Government Area of Borno were buried on Sunday amid ... Read More

Police Arrest Car Snatcher in Ganye, Adamawa State

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2020

The Adamawa state Police Command On 18 September 2020 received a report that a syndicate of armed robbers attacked and robbed an innocent citizen of ... Read More

Air Task Force launches Subsidiary Operation ‘Wutar Tabki II’ In Borno, Takes Out Terrorists

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2020

The Air Task Force of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has neutralized several Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) elements and destroyed their hideouts at Ngwuri ... Read More

Troops Of Operation Fire Ball neutralize Boko Haram terrorist capture gun truck cache of arms and ammunition

Abdul Jimoh- November 27, 2020

The troops of Operation FIRE BALL under Operation Lafiya Dole in continuation of their aggressive clearance operation to stamp out the remnants of the Boko ... Read More

Bank Manager Bags Five Years for N27m Theft

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2020

Justice Adie A. Onyebueke of the Cross River State High Court, Akamkpa, has sentenced one Augustine Effiong Bassey to five years imprisonment for stealing N27 ... Read More

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke Neutralizes Armed Bandits in Benue and Nasarawa

Henry Solomon- November 27, 2020

In continuation of aggressive clearance operation to stamp out banditry and other criminal activities in the North Central zone of the country, troops of Operation ... Read More

Abducted Nasarawa APC Chairman Found Dead – Police

Henry Solomon- November 22, 2020

The Nasarawa State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Philip Shekwo, who was abducted by gunmen on Saturday, has been found dead. Mr ... Read More

Police confirm abduction of Nasarawa APC chairman

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2020

The Police Command in Nasarawa State has confirmed the abduction of the state chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Mr Philip Shekwo, by gunmen ... Read More

Zamfara peace initiative: Gov. Matawalle secures unconditional release of 11 kidnap victims

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2020

A total of 11 kidnap victims were on Saturday night rescued from their abductors by officials of the Zamfara government, a statement issued by Jamilu ... Read More

NAF acquire 10 Trucks to enhance operation – CAS

Abdul Jimoh- November 20, 2020

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) in Yola, Kebbi, has acquired 10 heavy trucks from the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to enhance its operational efficiency. The ... Read More

Let It be Known That In The Fight Against Corruption, No One Is Too Big To Tackle – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received the final report of the Justice Ayo Salami-led probe panel on alleged infractions by the suspended Acting Chairman of ... Read More

Military Airstrike Neutralises Scores of Bandits in Katsina Forest

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2020

The Air Component of “Operation Hadarin Daji” has neutralised no fewer than 17 armed bandits and destroyed their camp in the Dunya Forest area of ... Read More

Widow Seeks Justice for Daughter Hit by Police Stray Bullet

Henry Solomon- November 19, 2020

A widow, Patience Ajibo, on Thursday, appealed before the National Human Rights Commission ‘s Panel on the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), demanding justice for ... Read More

DJ Switch, a front for divisive forces – FG

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

The Federal Government says DJ Switch (real name, Obianuju Udeh) is “a fraud and a front for divisive and destructive forces’’ that will be exposed ... Read More

Uber driver docked over alleged armed robbery

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

The Police, on Thursday arraigned a 38-year-old Uber driver, Yinka Makinde, before an Ogudu Chief Magistrates’ Court in Lagos State, over alleged armed robbery. The ... Read More

NDLEA intercepts man with 12.05kg of cocaine

Abdul Jimoh- November 19, 2020

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has seized 12.05kg of cocaine at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. NDLEA Head of Public Affairs, Mr ... Read More