News - Security

Suspected Herdsmen Attack, Sack Several Communities In Adamawa

50 minutes ago /

Over 3000 households in several communities in Demsa local government Area of Adamawa state have been sacked from their ancestral homes and rendered homeless following night raids by gunmen suspected to be herdsmen.

CSOs Seek Review Of Police Act

15 hours ago /

Civil Society Organisations are engaging the Bureau for Public Service Reforms on the need to review the act establishing the Nigerian Police to accommodate modern policing strategy as practiced in the developed countries of the world.

IGP Idris Vows To Restructure, Reorganise SARS

1 day ago /

Inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris has restated his determination to restructure and reorganize the special anti-robbery squad of the force also known as SARS.

Army Assesses Military Base Attack in Yobe

5 days ago /

The Nigerian army says it is assessing the security situation in Jilli, Yobe state, where Boko Haram terrorists attacked a military base.

Police Places N5 Million Bounty On Police Killers

5 days ago /

Worried over the  recent Ambush Attack and killing of Policemen while on duty,  one in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and another in Edo State, The  Nigeria Police is offering 5million Naira Bounty to anyone who can provide  information to apprehend the culprits.

Police Service Commission Commends Police Conduct In Ekiti Election

5 days ago /

The Police Service Commission, has commended the conduct of the Nigeria Police Force at the just concluded Governorship Election in Ekiti State.

Army Refutes Story of Boko Haram Attack, says Incident Blown out of Proportion

6 days ago /

The Nigeria Army says only one officer and a soldier sustained injuries in a recent attack by Boko Haram.

Police Parade More Than 30 Suspects In Owerri

1 week ago /

The Imo State Police Command has paraded over 30 suspects alleged to be involved in several criminal activities in the State.

Udom Emmanuel Condemns Police Treatment Of Fayose

1 week ago /

Akwa Ibom State Governor and Chairman of the People's Democratic Party, PDP campaign Council for Ekiti Governorship Election, Udom Emmanuel has condemned the alleged attack  on Governor of Ekiti state, Ayo Fayose by Security Agents.

Senate Receives Bill On State Police

1 week ago /

The Senate is set to receive for first reading, a Bill to alter the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and create state police.

20 Killed In Political Rally’s Bombing

1 week ago /

At least 20 people have been reported killed in a suicide bombing at a rally by an anti-Taliban political party in Pakistan.

Army Hands Over 183 Boko Haram Children To Borno Government

1 week ago /

The Nigerian military has released 183 children said to be associated with armed groups to the Borno state government.

Airforce Redeploys 52 Senior Officers

2 weeks ago /

The Nigerian air force has redeployed a total of 52 senior officers comprising 16 Air Vice Marshals (AVM), 16 Air Commodores, 9 group Captains, 7 Wing Commanders and 4 Squadron leaders.   

IGP Idris Wants Nigerians To Embrace Community Policing

2 weeks ago /

Nigeria's Inspector general of police, Ibrahim Idris is appealing to citizens to embrace new community policing strategy as the way to solving the nation's protracted security challenges. 

University Teachers Blast FG Over Insecurity

2 weeks ago /

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, says the federal government must accept responsibility for the failure to manage crisis in the country, leading to the killings of several persons.

Reviving The Northeast: Nigerian Army Hosts Trade Fair, Exhibition In Monguno

2 weeks ago /

The Nigerian Army says it is important to support the restoration of economic activities in the northeast. This informed the hosting of the 2018 Army day celebration (NADCEL) in Monguno, Borno state. 

Five Killed, Houses Razed In Fresh Attack On Kola, Guyuk In Adamawa

2 weeks ago /

Not fewer than five people have been killed in a fresh gun attack on Mararaban Kola, in Guyuk local government area of Adamawa state.

House help, Thaddeus Jaja confesses to killing

2 weeks ago /


House Of Reps Backs State Police, Declares Plateau Killings Genocide

2 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has thrown its weight behind calls for the establishment of state police in the on-going constitution amendment exercise to effectively check rising insecurity in the country.

Seven Persons Killed In Abuja Police-Armed Robbers Shootout

2 weeks ago /

Seven persons, including three policemen have been reportedly killed in a shootout with suspected armed robbers in Abuja.

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