News - Security

Air Force Attacks Insurgents Base

6 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force says its offensive against remnants of Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters on the fringes of Lake Chad has yielded more results with the destruction of another base in Tumbun Kaiyowa.

Police Announce Peace Pact By Oyo NURTW Factions

6 months ago /

Following the prescription of the activities of the National Union of Road Transport Workers, NURTW, Oyo State Chapter, Assistant Inspector General of Police, Zone eleven, Adeleye Oyebade has announced the signing of peace pact by the major actors in the crises rocking the Union in Oyo state.

Buhari Approves Establishment Of State, LG Police

6 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja approved the creation of state and local government police.

Nigeria Airforce Trains Special Forces Instructors

6 months ago /

As part of efforts to build capacity to address Nigeria’s security challenges, fifty-one Special Forces instructors have been trained by the Nigerian air force.

Magumeri Soldiers Buried

6 months ago /

The Nigerian Army has buried soldiers who died when terrorists attacked their base in Magumeri, Borno state.

FCT Police Raids Currency Hawkers

6 months ago /

The FCT police command has arrested six persons over illegal trading and hawking of the Nigerian currency.

NYSC To Introduce New Security Features

6 months ago /

Date of birth will henceforth be included as a security feature on every discharge certificate issued by the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, on completion of the one-year mandatory national service.

Forensic Investigative Professionals Want War Against Corruption Intensified

6 months ago /

Nigerians have been urged to be fully involved in the fight against fraud, cyber crimes and other forms of corrupt practices for the benefit of the nation’s economy and image.

EFCC Arraigns JAMB Staff Over N35m Fraud

6 months ago /

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Philomena Chieshe, an official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, over the missing N35m in her custody, which she claimed was swallowed by a snake in Makurdi, Benue State.

Osun Police Commissioner Assures Hausa Community Of Security

6 months ago /

The Commissioner of Police in Osun state, Abiodun Ige has emphasized her commitment to foster peaceful coexistence among residents in the state.

Sudan’s Democratic Transition Threatened

6 months ago /

Six weeks after a Coup D’etat in Sudan, a high-profile military leader general Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is evolving into an increasingly influential political force.

Congo Repels Rebel Attack

6 months ago /

The army in Congo says it has killed 26 rebels of the Islamist Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a group believed to be linked to the Islamic State, while repelling an attack on Thursday.

FG Commends Singapore’s Decision To Free Nigerian On Death Row

6 months ago /

The Federal Government has commended the decision of the Supreme Court of Singapore to free a Nigerian, Adili Ejike, who was earlier sentenced to death for drug trafficking in the country.

Buratai Warns Military Officers Against Disclosure Of Classified Information

6 months ago /

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai says disclosure of classified information by any military officer using the cyberspace or social media is capable of threatening national security.

Bandits Kill 24 In Zamfara

6 months ago /

Twenty four persons were killed by bandits in the early hours of Tuesday in Kabaji community of Kaura Namoda local government area of Zamfara State.

Trump Banks On Japan Military

6 months ago /

United State, U.S, President Donald Trump expects that Japan's military will reinforce United State, U.S, Forces throughout Asia and elsewhere, as the key United State, U.S, Ally upgrades the ability of its forces to operate further from its shores.

Bandits Strike Again In Katsina

6 months ago /

Again bandits in their dozens have reportedly struck in Dan-Ali village, Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina state, kidnapping three persons while carting away money and other valuables.

“Operation Whirl Stroke” Recovers 178 Weapons In Benue, Taraba & Nasarawa In 1 Year

6 months ago /

The military’s Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, says it has recovered a total of a hundred and seventy-eight assorted weapons and three thousand five hundred and sixty-nine ammunitions of different calibres from bandits in the last one year of its establishment.

Rivers Police Explain Port Harcourt School Chaos

6 months ago /

The Rivers State Police Command says the chaotic incident that occurred at the Community Secondary School, Oroworukwu, Port Harcourt last Thursday was not an act of terrorism or an attempt to kidnap students.

Bauchi Police Command Adopts Sectorization, Community Policing To Fight Crime

6 months ago /

In an effort to ensure effective policing for the protection of lives and properties of innocent citizens, Bauchi State Police Command has adopted sectorization of Bauchi metropolis into 42 operations /patrol sectors just as a total of 43 suspected criminals have been arrested for various crimes in the last three weeks.