Tag: SECURITY

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

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

Buhari presides over meeting of National Security Council

Abdul Jimoh- May 14, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari is presiding over the meeting of the National Security Council with Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and the Secretary to the Government of ... Read More

Army Caution Farmers and Hunters in Ibadan to Avoid Annual Range Exercise Area

Tanimu- March 11, 2020

The 2 Division of Nigerian Army, Odogbo, Ibadan will conduct its 2020 annual range classification exercise from March 16 to March 20 at the Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment ... Read More

Army Conducts Arms Training Exercise, Warns Communities to Keep off Area

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

The 2 Division of Nigerian Army, Odogbo, Ibadan will conduct its 2020 annual range classification exercise from March 16 to March 20 at Adekunle Fajuyi Cantonment shooting ... Read More

‘Nigeria Police can Improve Image Through Film’ – Ego Boyo

Henry Solomon- March 11, 2020

The Nigeria police has an opportunity to improve their image through film, says filmmaker and actress, Ego Boyo. Boyo is a Nollywood veteran actress popular ... Read More

Buhari Commends Renewed Vigour by ECOWAS to Combat Terrorism

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, commended the renewed vigour by ECOWAS member countries to mobilise their own resources to combat terrorism. ... Read More

President Buhari to Go Hard on Bandits

Tanimu- January 29, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja said “harder times’’ await bandits whose disruptive activities have brought sorrow to Nigerians, kept many away from their means ... Read More

Insecurity: Plateau youths urge FG to secure federal highways

Abdul Jimoh- January 27, 2020

Plateau Youths, under the aegis of Plateau Youths G17 Peace and Progressive Forum, have called on the Federal Government to secure federal roads across the ... Read More

Troops Attacks Boko Haram, Capture Arms and Ammunition

Tanimu- January 5, 2020

PRESS RELEASE In yet another case of misadventure, on 2 January, 2020, some criminal Boko Haram insurgents attempted once again to infiltrate the serene town ... Read More

Gunmen Kidnap Director in Adamawa Ministry of Justice

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2019

Barr. Samuel Yaumande Unidentified gunmen have yesterday night abducted the Director Litigation Ministry of Justice in Adamawa state, Barrister Samuel Yaumande, a Principal and 3 ... Read More

President Buhari Launches National Security Strategy Document, Pledges to Safer, Secure Nigeria

Tanimu- December 5, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday in Abuja launched the National Security Strategy 2019 document with a pledge that his administration ‘‘remains fully and unreservedly committed’’ to ... Read More

2 Boko Haram Commanders,14 Others in Army Net

Henry Solomon- October 22, 2019

The Nigerian Army says it has arrested 16 Boko Haram terrorists, including two top commanders of the sect during a sting operation. Col. Aminu Iliyasu, ... Read More

7 Killed, 8 Others Crippled by Own Improvised Explosive Device

Tanimu- October 20, 2019

As the artillery bombardment and ground assault by troops of the Nigerian Army (NA) intensify across Operation LAFIYA DOLE Theatre, more Boko Haram casualties are ... Read More

Nigeria Scores 96.4% in Aviation Security -Sirika

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday in Abuja, received briefings from the Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika, as Nigeria scored 96.4 per cent in improved ... Read More

Modu, Serial No. 89 on Wanted List, Others Arrested

Tanimu- October 12, 2019

As Nigerian Army continues to heighten the tempo of her operational activities against bandits, insurgents and other criminal elements nationwide, the gallant troops of Operation ... Read More

Injured Insurgents are Escaping to These Towns, Don’t Give Them Shelter – NA

Tanimu- September 21, 2019

Following military's unrelenting onslaught on the BHT/ISWAP hideouts, along the Lake Chad region and Northern Borno, credible information reaching the Headquarters of Theatre Command OPERATION ... Read More

Mourning and Monumental Setback to the ISWAP/Boko Haram

Tanimu- September 20, 2019

The MNJTF and the the Nigerian Armed Forces are in celebrative mood today and have been basking in the successes of their combined efforts of ... Read More

NIS Unveils 2019 Border Management Strategy

Henry Solomon- September 19, 2019

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) on Thursday, unveiled its National Border Strategy 2019 to enhance national security. Comptroller-General of the Service, Mr Muhammad Babandede presented ... Read More

FG Set to Improve Nation’s Security Architecture – Yemi Osinbajo

Henry Solomon- July 14, 2019

The Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Sunday said that the Federal Government was doing everything possible to improve the nation’s security architecture to ensure ... Read More