Tag: Attack

President Buhari Calls for Improved Response to Kidnapping and Bandit Attacks

Tanimu- November 22, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on security agencies and communities under threats of bandits’ attacks and kidnappings to be more vigilant and alert in the ... Read More

Sri Lanka Imposes New Curfew After Mosques Attacks

Henry Solomon- May 13, 2019

Sri Lanka widened a curfew on Monday after attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by militants. The country ... Read More

Update on Sri Lanka Attack: Death Toll Hits 290

Henry Solomon- April 22, 2019

The death toll of Easter Sunday attacks on Churches and hotels in Sri Lanka rose to 290, the police said this on Monday. About 500 ... Read More

Governor Shettima Reacts to Attack on His Convoy by the Boko Haram

Tanimu- February 14, 2019

Isa Gusau, Maiduguri: Governor Kashim Shettima mourns, with the deepest thoughts and heartfelt condolences, the demise of some fellow citizens, brothers, associates and loyal supporters ... Read More

Troops with Their Navy Counterparts Put up Fight to Repel Boko Haram Attack

Tanimu- December 27, 2018

SK Usman, Maiduguri: Please recall that yesterday, Wednesday 26th December 2018 suspected Boko Haram terrorists attacked the headquarters of 7 Brigade Multinational Joint Task Force ... Read More

Army Begins Special Operation, Seeks Residents Support Against Killers in Sokoto

Henry Solomon- July 20, 2018

The Nigerian Army has launched a joint security operation to clear bandits terrorizing Gandi and Tabanni villages in Rabbah Local Government area of Sokoto State. ... Read More

APC Condemns Attack on Journalists in Akure

Henry Solomon- May 21, 2018

The All Progressives Congress (APC), Ondo State chapter, on Monday, condemned the attack on some journalists by hoodlums in Akure on Saturday. The News Agency ... Read More

JUST IN: Civilians Foil Female Suicide Bomber in Gashua

Tanimu- May 20, 2018

Onyema Nwachukwu, Damaturu: What would have otherwise been a devastating suicide bomb attack on a mosque in Gashua village in Gujba Local Government Area of ... Read More

Buratai Briefs President Buhari on Security Situation

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

President Muhammadu  Buhari on Thursday in Abuja received briefing from the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen, Tukur Buratai, on the happenings in the Nigerian Army ... Read More

Criminality, Demography, Responsible for Escalating Farmers/Herders Clashes – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- May 17, 2018

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed says the increase in clashes between farmers and herdsmen are as a result of criminality, demography, ... Read More

Police confirm attack on residence of District Head in Plateau

admin- May 8, 2018

Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State By Polycarp Auta The Plateau Police Command on Tuesday confirmed the attack on the residence of John Dalyop, the ... Read More

Nwodo’s residence attacked, police step up investigation

admin- April 30, 2018

Nwodo: Residence attacked The house of Chief John Nwodo, President General of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, was on Sunday hit by an explosion, prompting intense investigation by ... Read More

Police Forestalls Gunmen Attack Wuya Community in Zamfara

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2018

Men of the Zamfara state Police Command have dislodge unknown gunmen who attempted to attack Wuya Community in Anka Local Government Area of the state. The ... Read More

Rann Attack: Boko Haram are godless and Despicable – President Buhari

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari says the attack on humanitarian workers in Rann, Borno has shown that the Boko Haram insurgents are godless, brutish, and utterly to ... Read More

Osinbajo Meets Twin Traditional Rulers of Bwatiye Kingdoms, Promises to Resolve Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

Henry Solomon- January 30, 2018

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday met a delegation led by the traditional rulers of Batta and Bachama communities in Adamawa State: HRM Hama Batta, ... Read More

Major Casualty Averted by Troops on Gamboru Town

Tanimu- January 10, 2018

Onyema Nachukwu, Maiduguri: Troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deployed around Gamboru Ngala have successfully averted what would have been a major devastating suicide attack carried ... Read More

We Did Not Attack Any Community in Katsina-Ala Says @HQNigerianArmy

Tanimu- December 20, 2017

Olabisi Ayeni, Benue: The attention of the Headquarters 707 Special Forces (SF) Brigade, Makurdi, has been drawn to media reports alleging that soldiers have invaded ... Read More

Pearl Harbor Attack, Separating Facts From Fiction

Henry Solomon- December 7, 2017

Pearl Harbor a 2001 American romantic period World War II drama movie was an eye-catching film for many young people around the world. The film ... Read More

Numan Communal Clashes: Vice President Osinbajo Assures Affected Communities of Adequate Attention

Henry Solomon- December 6, 2017

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has assured victims of the recent communal clashes in some communities of Numan and Dong local government areas of Federal Government's ... Read More

Terror Attack Alert: FG assures of Adequate Security Measures in FCT

Tanimu- December 4, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Federal Government has assured of adequate security measures to thwart any possible terror attack in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and ... Read More