News - Security

Nigeria Airforce Destroys Another Boko Haram Hideout In Sambisa

5 months ago /

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole says it has degraded another Boko Haram terrorist hideout in Sambisa Forest.

Labour Picket Securities, Investment Tribunal

5 months ago /

Protest and counter-protests rocked the securities and investment tribunal Headquarters in Abuja On Monday as organized labor unions under the aegis of the Amalgamated Union Of Public Corporation, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Services Employees (AUPCTRE)  stormed the tribunal to demand improved working conditions.

Adamawa Governor Storms Criminals Hideout

5 months ago /

In furtherance of the quit notice order given to kidnappers and criminals in Adamawa state, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has restated his commitment in ridding the state of any form of criminality.

Abia Police Command Arrest 15 Policemen For Corruption

5 months ago /

The Abia State Police Commissioner, Ene Okon says his command has arrested fifteen policemen involved in corrupt practices in the state.

Two Tankers Struck In Suspected Attacks In Gulf Of Oman

5 months ago /

Two tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman and the crew has been evacuated, shipping sources said on Thursday, a month after a similar incident in which four tankers in the region were struck.

Tight Security As Democracy Day Is Celebrated

5 months ago /

The National Democracy Day celebration took place amidst tight security in Abuja on Wednesday following the heavy deployment of operatives and equipment around the Eagle Square, venue of the epoch-making event.

Bandits Abduct Another Katsina Village Head

5 months ago /

The Katsina State Police Command has confirmed the abduction of another village Head in Batsari Local Government Area of the State, Maigari Bature by suspected kidnappers.

Airforce Helicopter Crash-Lands In Katsina

5 months ago /

A Nigerian Air Force Helicopter has crashed in the process of landing while returning from a mission in Katsina, Northwest Nigeria.

 

Lagos Police Parades Cultists, Launch Special Operation.

5 months ago /

The Lagos State Police Command is to embark on sensitization programs in collaboration with relevant stakeholders, including student union presidents and other student leaders to put an end to the menace of cultism which is on the rise among youths in the state.

Airforce Jets Destroy Boko Haram Command Post In Sambisa

5 months ago /

The Air Task Force of operation Lafiya Dole says its fighter jet has destroyed a major tactical command centre of Boko Haram terrorists in Sambisa forest.

Defence Intelligence Acquires Advanced Facilities

6 months ago /

Nigeria’s Defence Intelligence Agency says it has acquired advanced platforms and facilities to enhance gathering and processing.

Dickson Condoles With DAAR

6 months ago /

The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson has commiserated with DAAR Communications Plc over the loss of two of its staff, Barri Peremongu and Tari Joshua who died a few weeks ago.

Group Blames Global Terrorism Politics For Insurgency In Nigeria

6 months ago /

The International Initiative for Leadership, says global politics is responsible for the seeming intractable insurgency in parts of Nigeria.

Generator Fume Kills Six Wedding Guests In Imo

6 months ago /

Tragedy struck at  Omuomumu village in Mberi, Mbaitololu local government area of Imo state when six guests in a traditional marriage died.

President Buhari Blames Failure Of Local Leadership For Security Challenges

6 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured the nation that security and law enforcement agencies are capable of safeguarding the country, its people and property.

Russian Police Uncovers Diamond Gang

6 months ago /

Russian police uncovered around $3 million worth of stolen diamonds, and over $2.5 million in cash, at the homes of a criminal ring operating inside state-controlled diamond producer Alrosa, authorities said on Monday.

Indonesia Warns Of Further Volcano Eruptions

6 months ago /

Indonesian officials warned on Monday against the prospect of further eruptions from an active volcano on the island of Sumatra after it emitted a huge column of ash, causing panic among residents.

Army Deploys More Troops To North West To Combat Banditry

6 months ago /

The Nigerian Army is increasing its deployment of men and materials to parts of northwest Nigeria that have been experiencing deadly banditry attacks.

Ethiopia Brokers Peace In Sudan

6 months ago /

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed held separate talks with Sudan’s military rulers and opposition in Khartoum on Friday in a bid to ease the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President Omar Al-Bashir.

Sudan Denies Death Toll Of 100 In Political Crisis

6 months ago /

A Sudanese official has denied that at least 100 people were killed by a paramilitary unit during protests, saying that the number was at most 46.