Category: Security

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

Many Families Will Resort to Child Labour Over COVID-19 Pandemic- UNICEF

Henry Solomon- June 12, 2020

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says many families will resort to child labour as the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to wreak havoc globally. Mr ... Read More

Reps Seek Review of Nigeria’s Foreign Policy to Address Racism

Henry Solomon- June 10, 2020

The House of Representatives has called for a review of Nigeria’s foreign policy with a view to liberate the black man from racial of oppression ... Read More

More Boko Haram Criminals Neutralized as Troops Intensify Onslaught in Sambisa

Tanimu- June 10, 2020

In continuation of aggressive clearance operations across the North-East aimed at decisively ending terrorism in the region, more Boko Haram/ISWAP criminals have been neutralized while ... Read More

Governor Zulum Revokes Allocation of Quarters Not Yet Occupied in Bama

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has revoked the allocation of all residential quarters not yet occupied in Bama town in the past one year. The ... Read More

London’s Statues From Imperial Past to be Reviewed – Mayor

Henry Solomon- June 9, 2020

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has ordered a review of the capital’s statues and street names after the toppling of the statue of an English slave ... Read More

IPOB, Self-Proclaimed Jews, Using Christianity to Wage War Against the Nigerian State

Tanimu- June 7, 2020

The Presidency wishes to draw the attention of all citizens and the international community to a most misleading campaign spearheaded by the so-called Indigenous People ... Read More