News - Security

Fight Against Insurgency Cannot Succeed If Media Downplays Military’s Effort - Olonisakin

4 days ago /

The Nigerian Armed forces have said the ongoing fight against insurgency cannot succeed if the media continues to downplay the effort of the military in combatting the insurgency.

Nigeria, India To Hold Joint Counter-Terrorism Dialogue

5 days ago /

The Indian government says it is working with Nigeria to hold a joint counter-terrorism dialogue as part of its partnership with Nigeria in the war against insecurity.

Mozambique Steps Up Rescue Operations

5 days ago /

Rescue operations were stepped up in Mozambique on Wednesday after hundreds were killed in a powerful cyclone which left a trail of destruction across swathes of Southeast Africa.

Civil Defence Officer Killed By Police

5 days ago /

The family of late Ogah Ochigbo Jumbo, a two-star officer with the Nigerian security and civil defence corps who was killed allegedly by some police officers along the Nyanya expressway on Wednesday morning is calling for justice.

EU Commends Nigeria On Deradicalization Of Ex-Boko Haram Combatants

5 days ago /

The European Union has commended the Gombe state government, Nigerian Army and officials of “operation safe corridor” on its deradicalization, rehabilitation and reintegration Programme of boko haram ex-combatants.

Osun Shuts Down Tertiary Institutions Over Violent Protest

6 days ago /

Following violent protests and destruction of public property by irate youths in Ilesa, Osun state, the state Governor Gboyega Oyetola on Monday night, ordered the closure of three higher institutions in the affected areas.

Army Garisson Commander Shot Dead In Bauchi

6 days ago /

The Garrison Commander 33 Artillery Brigade Command, Colonel Mohammed Barack has been shot dead by unknown gunmen along Magama Gumau road while returning to Bauchi from Kaduna state.

Boko Haram Bomb And Loot Union Bank Michika

6 days ago /

The Union Bank Michika branch in Adamawa State was attacked and raided in a suspected Boko Haram insurgency on Monday night.

Rivers And Bayelsa Indigenes In Lagos Protest Over Alleged Military Invasion

6 days ago /

Angry indigenes of Rivers and Bayelsa states who are residents in Lagos, embarked on a peaceful protest on Tuesday, over the alleged inhuman treatment of residents of both states and the invasion of the military in the two states.

No Fresh Building Collapse In Lagos

6 days ago /

The Lagos State Building Control Agency (LASBCA) General Manager, Lekan Shodeinde has said that there was no fresh building collapse in the state as being erroneously reported on social media.

Army Redeploys Senior Officers

1 week ago /

The Nigerian Army has redeployed several senior officers to new commands and appointments across the country.

Murdered Lawmaker’s Family Debunks Reports About His Past

1 week ago /

The family of a slain member of the Federal House of Representatives, Olatoye Temitope Sugar have debunked the social media reports that the lawmaker himself was a killer.

KDSG Confirms Sanga killings And Appeals for Peace

1 week ago /

The Kaduna State Government has confirmed the killing of nine citizens by criminal elements who attacked Nandu village in Sanga LGA in the early hour of this morning.

President Buhari Urges Perpetuators In Kaduna State Violence To Stop

1 week ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the actors in the communal and persistent violence in Kaduna State to come to terms with the fact that mutual violence has no winners, but losers on both sides of the conflict.

Four Persons Rescued In Ibadan Building Collapse

1 week ago /

Four persons have been rescued from a three-story building that collapsed on Friday in Ibadan, Oyo State. 

Masari’s Mother-In-Law Regains Freedom After 8 Days In Captivity

1 week ago /

The abducted mother-in-law of Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari, Hauwa Yusuf has finally been released by her abductors after 8 days in captivity. 

Alleged Murder: Applicant Urges Court To Transfer Case File To Abia For Prosecution

1 week ago /

A Federal Capital Territory high court has fixed March 29th for ruling in the application for mandamus brought by one Blessing Tete over the alleged murder of her mother, Elen Okoro in Abia State by one Tony Ndu.

Afuze Police Attack: Police Commences Investigation

1 week ago /

Edo state police commissioner in charge of election duty, Danmallam Mohammed says an investigation is ongoing to unmask the perpetrators of the attack on Afuze divisional police headquarters in Owan East Local Government Area of the state.

Ambode Sympathises With Victims Of Lagos Building Collapse

1 week ago /

The Lagos State government has commiserated with victims of the collapsed three-storey building in Ita Faaji, Lagos Island area of the state. 

Nigerian Airforce Intensifies Surveillance Of Hot Spots In Kaduna

1 week ago /

The Nigerian Air Force has intensified aerial surveillance over identified hotspots and flashpoints in Kaduna state while sustaining its air patrol along Abuja-Kaduna highway.


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