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Police Raid Gun Manufacturing Industry

2 months ago /

The FCT police command has arrested the owner of an illegal gun manufacturing factory in Abuja with assorted firearms and ammunitions. FCT police commissioner, Sadiq Abubakar who paraded the owner and two suspects in Abuja say the alleged gun runner, Phillip John has been in the illegal manufacturing and supply of...

Policemen Arrested In Lagos For Corruption

2 months ago /

The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Ag.CP Edgal Imohimi, on Thursday said that the command had arrested nine policemen, one traffic warden and two others over alleged corruption. Imohimi told newsmen that the arrest was a follow up to his warning to officers and men of his command to guide...

 

Ohaneze Assures Northerners’ Safety In South East

2 months ago /

Chief John Nwodo, the President General, Ohaneze Ndigbo on Thursday assured northerners resident in the south-east of their safety. Nwodo gave the assurance when he paid a courtesy visit to Gov.Abdullahi Ganduje at the Government House, Kano. He said that every Nigerian could live in any part of the country of his...

United Nations Decries Destruction Caused By Boko Haram

2 months ago /

The UN is unhappy with the destruction caused by Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria and Lake Chad region and is seeking more humanitarian assistance to victims. The world body noted that millions of victims of Boko Haram were in need of emergency assistance. Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock, made the appeal...

Police Arrest Killer Of 2007 Gulder Ultimate Search Winner

2 months ago /

The Lagos State Police Command Federal Anti-Robbery Squad (FSARS) has arrested one Ismaila Adeyemi 49, for allegedly killing the 2007 winner of the Gulder Ultimate Search, Hector Jobateh. Hector was shot dead at his Oko-Oba residence, new Oko-Oba in Agege area of the state on Sept. 4 shortly after he picked...

Minister Of Information: We Know The Countries Supporting IPOB

2 months ago /

The Federal Government says it is aware of sources of funding of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and is taking steps to block them. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed this on Tuesday when he appeared on a live TV programme “Good Morning Nigeria” on the...

Nigerian Air Force Deploys Air Assets In Support Of Exercise Egwu Eke II

2 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force has deployed some of its air assets, including the Alpha Jet aircraft, to its 115 Special Operations Group in Port Harcourt, to support the ongoing Nigerian Army Exercise EGWU EKE II, also known as PYTHON DANCE. Air Force Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore...

Nigerian Air Force Trains Special Forces

2 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force has graduated one hundred and fifty personnel who have undergone a Special Forces training conducted by an Israeli firm. Director of Air Force Public Relations, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya, said in a statement that their Combined Graduation Ceremony held at the Regiment Training Centre in Kaduna...

Saraki Faults Proscription Of IPOB

2 months ago /

The president of the Nigerian senate, Bukola Saraki says upon resumption from its annual recess next week Tuesday, the national assembly will immediately begin investigation into the clash between the military and members of the indigenous people of Biafra (IPOB). Saraki in a statement, called for calm and restraint by all Nigerians...

Nigerian Army Chief: Operation Python Will Continue Until It Is Satisfied

2 months ago /

The Nigerian army says its Operation Python Dance Two in the South-East of the country will continue until it is satisfied with the security situation there.   Chief of Army staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai who said this at the army quarterly conference in Abuja appealed to Nigerians to shield the army...

Army Releases More Patrol Troops In Zaria

2 months ago /

The Nigeria Army has increased military presence as a measure to prevent any form of reprisal attacks in Zaria, following reports of attacks on northerners resident in parts of South East. A statement by the Assistant Director, Depot Nigerian Army/Nigerian Military School (MNS) Public Relations, Capt. Haruna Mohammed-Sani, said that had...

Suspected IPOB Members To Face Murder Charges – Abia CP

2 months ago /

The new Police Commissioner in Abia state, Mr Anthony Ogbizi, has said that suspected members of Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), recently arrested, will be prosecuted for murder, arson and other related crimes. Ogbizi disclosed this during a press briefing and parade of seven suspected members of IPOB at Ariaria police...

Plateau Governor Relaxes Jos Curfew

2 months ago /

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has approved the relaxation of dusk to dawn curfew imposed in the state following violent clashes. The governor relaxed the curfew from 6p.m. to 6a.m. to 10p.m. to 6.am. A statement on Sunday by Governor Lalong’s Director of Press and Public Affairs, Mr Emmanuel Nanle, said that...

Abia Police Command Arrests Seven Over Burning Of Ariaria Police Station, Aba

2 months ago /

The Abia state Police command has arrested seven members of the indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, allegedly involved in the burning of the Ariaria police station, aba.  Briefing the press shortly after inspecting the station, the commissioner of police, Anthony Ogbizi said one of the police officers injured during the incident,...

Plateau Imposes Curfew On Jos

2 months ago /

Plateau State Governor Simon Lalong has declared a dusk to dawn curfew within parts of the state. Areas affected are the greater Jos – Bukuru metropolis. In a statement by his director, press and public affairs, Emmanuel Nanle, the governor imposed the curfew as a direct response to build up of...

Nigerian Military Deny Killings

2 months ago /

The Nigerian military says no one was killed during the invasion of the resident of the leader of the indigenous people of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, in Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State,by the army. In a telephone interview with ait, the deputy director of army public relations. 82 division, Enugu, col. Sagir...

New Police Commissioner Resumes In Abia

2 months ago /

As renewed tension continues to mount in Abia state, a new commissioner of police, Anthony Ogbizi has taken over the state police command. Speaking shortly after taking over the mantle of leadership, the new commissioner, Ogbizi warned the people of the state to desist from any action capable of causing breakdown...

Imo Police Parades Suspected Criminals

2 months ago /

Four days after the Imo state police command paraded suspected killers of a catholic rev father, again paraded a notorious armed robbery, kidnap, and murder suspects with four hundred rounds of chained GPMG life ammunition The commissioner of police Chris Ezike while parading the suspects narrates their involvement in the crime  The commissioner of police also...

Abia Government Imposes Curfew On Aba

2 months ago /

Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has declared a three-day curfew in aba following the recent confrontation between the Nigerian army and members of the indigenous peoples of Biafra (IPOB) on Sunday Governor Ikpeazu, noted that Abia state is a component of the federal republic of Nigeria and subscribes to the supremacy...

Army Denies Invading Kanu’s Home

2 months ago /

The Nigerian Army has debunked allegations that troops invaded the home of the IPOB leader Nnamdi Kanu and killed three persons as reported in the social media. In a press statement released by the 14 brigade’s assistant director of public relations, Major Oyegoke Gbadamosi, he said the troops were attacked by...


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