Tag: Attacks

Police Statement on Alleged Planned Attacks on Mosques in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

The Police Command in Benue has dismissed rumours of planned attacks on five mosques in Makurdi and other parts of the state as “untrue”. In ... Read More

Violence Against Women: Award-Winning UK Movie on Witch-Hunts To Curb Attacks – Human Rights Group

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

An award-winning British film about witch-hunts in Zambia could play an important role in curbing violence against women if translated into local languages and distributed ... Read More

Abike Dabiri Calls For Calm And Vigilance After India Attacks

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2017

Following multiple distress calls by Nigerian students  in India on concerns on their safety as a result of renewed attacks on them, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, ... Read More

#Xenophobic Attack: Report of Fresh Attacks On Nigerians In South Africa

Tanimu- March 23, 2017

Clement Aduku, Abuja: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has received reports of alleged renewed attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. Such reports coming on the ... Read More

The Need For Urgent Intervention On Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa – Abike Dabiri

Tanimu- February 20, 2017

Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora has called on the South African government to take decisive and ... Read More

FG Alerts Nigerians “Muslim Brotherhood” Terrorist Group Planning Deadly Attacks

Tanimu- February 10, 2017

Segun Adeyemi, Abuja: The Federal Government has alerted Nigerians to the plan by a Boko Haram affiliate, Muslim Brotherhood Cell in Kogi State, to acquire ... Read More

Presidency Reacts To Attack On President Buhari’s Integrity

Tanimu- January 22, 2017

Garba Shehu, Abuja: The Presidency will like to break with tradition by reacting to the latest attack on President Muhammadu Buhari's integrity in an interview ... Read More

800 Herdsmen Now In Custody In Nigeria – Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- October 29, 2016

Security agencies in Nigeria have arrested about 800 suspected violent herdsmen across the country, according to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Prof. Osinbajo made this disclosure ... Read More

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders In Dialogue

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

IPCR Engage Farmers Herders in Dialogue Access to land either for grazing or farming, plus conflicting land use laws have been identified as the major ... Read More

Crude Oil hits 2016 high on Niger Delta Avengers attacks, U.S. Stockpile Decline

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 7, 2016

Crude Oil prices continued climb on Tuesday, hitting eight-month highs, largely due to supply shortages from continued attacks on Nigeria's oil industry by a group ... Read More

Ritual Killings In Zambia Lead To Xenophobic Attacks

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2016

Residents of the Zambian capital Lusaka on Monday looted shops belonging to foreigners, accusing them of involvement in ritual killings, police said. The xenophobic attacks ... Read More

Belgian Police Hunts ‘Third Man’ In Brussels Terror Attacks

Henry Solomon- March 24, 2016

Belgian police authorities were hunting on Thursday for a "third man" filmed with two Islamic State (ISIL) suicide bombers at Brussels Airport as investigators gathered ... Read More

Military Refute Claims of Planned Boko Haram Attacks in Western Nigeria

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2015

Col. Abubakar Rabe, Director of Defence Information The Nigerian Military has refuted claims by some section of the media that Boko haram is planning attacks ... Read More

President Buhari Condemns Paris Terrorist Attack, Sympathizes With The People of France

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2015

Muhammadu Buhari, President Federal Republic of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the attack on Paris by suspected terrorists on Friday night. This was expressed ... Read More

Boko Haram Weakening, Says French Army General

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2014

  General Jean-Pierre Palasset A French army general has said that Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants are weakening, despite a resurgence of attacks by the group ... Read More

Troops Foil Suicide Bombing In Gombe

admin- June 9, 2014

Troops mounting a security check point at a barrack entrance in Gombe Sunday morning intercepted a lady suicide bomber while trying to gain access into ... Read More