Tag: Insecurity

NSE Urges FG to Deploy Space Assets to Tackle Insecurity

Henry Solomon- August 19, 2019

Insecurity: NSE urges FG to deploy space assets The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) has called on the Federal Government to deploy space assets to ... Read More

Insecurity: Bring Solutions, Not Condemnations, APC Chieftain Tells Buhari’s Critics

Abdul Jimoh- July 17, 2019

Dr Jamilu Gwamna, a chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gombe State, has urged critics of President Muhammadu Buhari on security to provide solutions ... Read More

NAF neutralises invading bandits in Zamfara villages

admin- April 1, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has said its Special Forces (SF) team successfully repelled attacks by bandits who attempted to invade Hayin Mahe and Hayin ... Read More

Middlemen are Agents of Food Insecurity – Farmers

Henry Solomon- March 19, 2019

Farmers across the country have called on government to curb the activities of middlemen, describing them as agents of food insecurity, exploitative and parasites. The ... Read More

NGF tackles EFCC over Benue govt. accounts freezing

admin- August 9, 2018

Governor of Zamfara State Abdulaziz Yari, Chairman, Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF)  Chijioke Okoronkwo The Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF) has described as unconstitutional the freezing of ... Read More

Vigilance Group Appeals to Buhari to Assent to VGN Bill

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2018

The Vigilance Group of Nigeria (VGN) in Lagos on Wednesday appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to assent to its bill that was passed by the ... Read More

Governors meet over minimum wage

admin- June 28, 2018

Governor Abdulaziz Yari with other state governors The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) on Wednesday night met in Abuja to discuss issues of minimum wage, insecurity ... Read More

Relegation of traditional rulers fueling insecurity challenges at local levels – PDP chieftain

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 28, 2018

A Chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Kaduna State, Dr Ja’afaru Sa’ad has associated the protracted security challenges affecting the country to the ... Read More

Zamfara Assembly Writes to FG Over Killings

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2018

Zamfara House of Assembly has directed its secretariat to write a letter to Minister of defence, Mansur Dan’ali, over incessant killings and security challenges in ... Read More

Insecurity: Ishaku, Veteran Journalist, wants FG to be More Decisive

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 4, 2018

Mr. Jonathan Ishaku, a veteran journalist, and Mass Communication lecturer at the Plateau State University, Bokkos, has urged the Federal Government to adopt more stringent ... Read More

admin- April 6, 2018

Presidential media adviser, Femi Adesina says those opposing or criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of one billion dollars for security funding are only playing politics ... Read More

Trade war unsettles stocks in US, China

admin- March 23, 2018

The trade war ignited by U.S President Donald Trump against China has caused a dip in the stock markets of both countries.. The Dow Jones ... Read More

Boko Haram steps up use of girls as bombers

admin- March 23, 2018

The United Nations (UN) has noted that Boko Haram fighters have stepped up the use of women and girls for suicide bombings. Noting a progress ... Read More

Troops kill 5 Boko Haram insurgents, cleared more enclaves in Sambisa Forest

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 1, 2018

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said its troops killed five Boko Haram insurgents in the ongoing clearance operation in Sambisa Forest. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the ... Read More

Insecurity in Nigeria: Tough Times Don’t Last but Tough People Do

Tanimu- February 23, 2018

By Johannes Tobi Wojuola For President Buhari, history is in his favor when it comes to tackling insecurity – his reputation precedes him. The quelling ... Read More

FG Calls On Its International Allies To Starve IPOB of Funds

Henry Solomon- October 13, 2017

The Federal Government has appealed to its international partners to proscribe the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and starve it of the funds that gave ... Read More

Catholic Bishops Suggest Solution To FG To End Agitations

Henry Solomon- September 15, 2017

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has appealed to the Federal Government to employ democratic measures to end the wave of agitation in some ... Read More

Speaker Dogara Seeks Overhaul of Current Police Apparatus

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2017

The Speaker, House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara, has called for an overhaul of the current police apparatus in Nigeria for proper policing aimed at optimal ... Read More

APC Will Not Repeat PDP Mistakes, Says Odigie – Oyegun

Abdul Jimoh- June 13, 2017

APC Will Not Repeat PDP Mistakes, Says Odigie-Oyegun National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Tuesday assured that the governing ... Read More

Democracy Day; Muslim Media Watch Group Calls For Sober reflection Among Leaders

Abdul Jimoh- May 29, 2017

Muslim Media Watch Group Calls For Sober Reflection As the Nation marks its Democracy Day today, the Muslim Media Watch Group of Nigeria, calls for ... Read More