News - Security

We Wouldn't Concede Any Portion Of Nigeria To Terrorists - MAJ. GEN. Olukolade

3 years ago /

Nigerian army says it will not concede any part of the country to the Boko Haram terrorists or any group that threatens to undermine the territorial integrity of Nigeria.    

Nigerian Air Force Helicopter Crashes

3 years ago /

1. A Nigerian Air Force Mi-35 Helicopter on a training mission this afternoon, crashed due to technical fault at a location South of Bama. Investigation has commenced to unravel the circumstances that led to the accident. Meanwhile, it is established that the crash is not as a result of any...

Nigerian Air Force Helicopter Crashes in Borno

3 years ago /

A Nigeria Air Force Helicopter crashed this afternoon in Bama, Borno State

Insurgency: Boko Haram Mounts Tollgates On Borno Highways

3 years ago /

Despite the northern and central Borno state under their control, Boko Haram have been mounting tollgates on major international highways within the state where they collect money from passengers and drivers who are lucky to be spared, says eyewitnesses and government officials.

Two Killed As Robbers Attack Aide To VP's Wife

3 years ago /

Suspected armed robbers yesterday took control of the Kaduna-Abuja expressway and unleashed terror on motorists and passengers leading to the death of two persons.      

Boko Haram Takes Over Damboa, Hoists Flags, Targets Other Villages

3 years ago /

Gunmen of the Boko Haram sect have now hoisted flags in Damboa after days of sustained attacks that caused residents to flee and security officials dislodged Over 100 people, including women and children, were killed during an early morning attack on Friday. More were later killed on the evening of the same day while bereaved locals were busy burying their dead.

Lieutenant General Useni Escapes Assassination

3 years ago /

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory and a National Conference Delegate, Lt. Gen. Jeremiah Useni, on Wednesday escaped an attempt on his life when some unknown gunmen attacked his Langtang home, in Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau State.

Nasarawa Police Command Arrest 22 Over Impeachment Protest

3 years ago /

The Nasarawa State Police command have arrest of 22 people who allegedly turned a peaceful protest over the impeachment notice served on the state governor, Tanko Al-Makura, into a violent one.

Many Feared Dead As Boko Haram Attack Damboa, Borno State

3 years ago /

Soldiers have reportedly deserted Damboa since the Boko Haram attack on security formations there about two weeks ago.      

Proposed $1 Billion Loan Wouldn't Be Handed To FG - Mike Omeri

3 years ago /

The National Information Centre Coordinator, Mr. Mike Omeri said that the proposed $1 billion loan would not be handed to the Nigerian government in cash but it was an arrangement involving the government.

Kebbi Police Command Recovers Stolen Medical Equipment Worth N20.8 million

3 years ago /

Kebbi Police Command has recovered stolen medical equipment worth N20.8 million and arrested a suspect, Faruk Zaki who is a civil servant in the state Ministry of Health.

President Jonathan Inaugurates Committee To Raise Funds For Terror Victims

3 years ago /

Nigerian on Wednesday took a big step forward aimed at mobilizing support and resources for victims of insurgency as President Goodluck Jonathan inaugurates a committee to raise funds to cushion their losses.

President Jonathan Seeks $1 Billion Loan To Fight Insurgency

3 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday sought the approval of the National Assembly to obtain a $1 billion loan.      

Security Operatives Nab Man Who Sends Fake Boko Haram Crisis SMS

3 years ago /

Over recent times, series of 'threat' SMS have been sent warning Nigerians of suspected target areas likely to be attacked by the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko Haram.

Aminu Ogwuche, Co-mastermind Of Nyanya Bombing Extradited To Nigeria

3 years ago /

Following the conclusion of tortuous legal and diplomatic processes between Nigeria and the Republic of Sudan, the co-mastermind of the Nyanya Motor Park bombing in which scores of citizens died and hundreds wounded, Aminu Sadiq Ogwuche was Tuesday, 15th July, 2014 extradited to the country from Sudan where he had taken refuge.

T.Y. Danjuma Heads FG’s Fund For Insurgency Victim

3 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the constitution of a committee on ‘victims support fund’ to mobilize resources and administer support to victims of insurgency and Boko Haram terror activities all over the country

Security Agencies Meet On Quick Response To Terror Situations

3 years ago /

Security agencies, and paramilitary operatives on Monday converged in Abuja to brainstorm on improved ways of responding to emergency situations in the Federal Capital Territory.  

We Need Nigerians To Be Patient - Army Chief

3 years ago /

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Kenneth Minimah says the Nigerian army is getting new equipment and material to enable it fight terrorism and insurgency.  

Police Arrest Boko Haram Top Ranking ‘Chief Butcher’ In Balmo Forest

3 years ago /

The Nigerian police have announced the arrest of a highly ranking member of the dreaded Boko Haram.  

Scores Injured As Camerounian Soldiers Clash With Boko Haram

3 years ago /

The security pact between Nigeria and Cameroun has begun yielding results. The Camerounian soldiers clashed with the insurgents during which a Cameroonian soldier and a number of militants were wounded in the half-hour exchange of gunfire.


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