News - Security

Nigerian Army To Conduct Exercise Ayem-A-Kpatuma In Benue, Taraba And Other States

3 months ago /

The Nigerian Army says it is to conduct an exercise in areas affected by attacks by herdsmen men, herdsmen of farmers clashes, armed militias, kidnapping, cattle rustling and other forms of armed banditry.

Adamawa NUT Loses Members To Herders/Farmers Clashes

3 months ago /

The Nigerian Union of Teachers NUT in Adamawa says some teachers have lost their lives as a result of the farmers /herders clash that have rocked the state in the last two months.

Six Arrested Over Herdsmen Attack In Song LGA, Adamawa State

3 months ago /

Adamawa state commissioner of Police Abdullahi Ibrahim Yerima has confirmed the arrest of six person in connection with the herdsmen attack on Dumne in song local government area of Adamawa state.

Nigeria Police Force Declaration Of Prince Kassim Afegbua As Wanted Person: Our Response

3 months ago /

 Our client, Prince Kassim Afegbua 's attention has just been drawn to a malicious news item on Nigeria Television oAuthority alleging that the Nigeria Police has declared him wanted over a statement he issued on behalf of former Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, GCFR. 

Armed Herdsmen Attack 3 Villages In Dumne, Scores Dead

3 months ago /

Some villages in Dumne, Song local government area of Adamawa State have been attacked by rampaging Fulani herdsmen leading to multiple deaths of person with 3 villages torched down. 

We Are Saddened By The Killings At Dumne: Gov Jibrilla

3 months ago /

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow, has described the killings in Dumne, Song Local Government area of the state by suspected herdsmen, as sad, senseless, cowardly and comdenmable.

Curbing Irregular Migration: Forum Tasks Govt. On More Sensitization

3 months ago /

An international immigration group has called on the Nigerian government to deploy modern communications technique and awareness campaigns to combat irregular migrations.

FCT Relaxes Bwari Curfew

3 months ago /

The minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Muhammad Bello has approved the relaxation of the dusk to dawn curfew imposed on Bwari town following the Christmas day violence.

IGP Appears Before Senate Over Benue Killings

3 months ago /

Nigeria’s inspector general of the Police, Ibrahim Idris has appeared before the senate joint committee on police affairs and intelligence to explain his alleged non-compliance with a resolution of the senate on the 14 days ultimatum given to arrest and prosecute the herdsmen suspected to have killed over 70 persons in Benue state.

Defence Chief Rues Poor Funding Of Armed Forces

3 months ago /

The chief of Defence Staff Abayomi Olonishakin has lamented the poor release of funds to the Defence Headquarters, saying that it has continued to hamper the operations of the agency for years.

Nigeria Moves To Secure Cyber Infrastructure

3 months ago /

Nigeria is taking cyber security to the doorstep of experts through collaboration to ensure that critical national infrastructure are deployed for more economic and social relevance.

Herders/Farmers Clashes: Committee To Visit Affected States

3 months ago /

The committee set up by the national economic council to find lasting solutions to constant clashes between farmers and herdsmen met on Thursday at the presidential villa in Abuja. 

IGP Idris Charges Police Commissioners On Security

3 months ago /

Nigeria’s top Corp Ibrahim Idris wants all commissioners of police across the country to beef-up security in their various commands ahead of the 2019 general elections.

SNP Seeks Speedy Resolution Of Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

3 months ago /

The sustainable national party, SNP, wants the Nigerian government to handle the issue of herders/farmers clashes as a major threat to national unity and economic development.

Troops Destroy Terrorist Camp In Sambisa

3 months ago /

The Nigerian military says its troops conducting clearance operations in Sambisa forest have successfully destroyed a camp the Boko Haram Terrorists were operating from.

Imo Police Moves To Avert Herdsmen/Farmers Clashes

3 months ago /

As part of efforts to ensure that Imo state is free from  bloody clashes between herdsmen and farmers, the commissioner of Police Chris Ezike has convened a  meeting of stakeholders.

Amnesty International Accuses Air Force Of Bombing Villages In Adamawa

3 months ago /

Amnesty international has accused the Nigerian air force of killing at least thirty five people in airstrikes on villages troubled by communal violence in Adamawa state. 

FG To End Herdsmen/Farmers Clash

3 months ago /

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the federal government will soon end the clashes between herdsmen and farmers across the country.

Police Community Relations Committee Seeks Better Funding For The Police

3 months ago /

The Nigerian government has again been told to adequately fund the Nigeria police force to enable it fight crimes and criminality in the country.

Troops Kill Seven Boko Haram Terrorists

3 months ago /

Nigerian troops fighting Boko Haram in northern Nigeria have killed seven members of the sect who were setting up camp in Sambisa forest.


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