Monday, December 9, 2019

Security

Buhari seeks SG’s cooperation to facilitate peace and development

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his called on State governments to work with the federal arm in its quest for sustainable peace and development. The president made the call...

Edo: 83 deaths recorded in road crashes

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Tuesday said no fewer than 83 persons died in road accidents in Edo between January and May, 2019. The corps Commander in...

Rivers: SG will not permit the proliferation of Vigilante Groups -Wike

Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that the State Government will not permit the proliferation  of vigilante groups,  stating that youths interested in helping  to build the state's security architecture...

Sokoto: Army arrests bandits

The Nigerian Army has arrested three suspects in Sokoto State it described as notorious bandits. The army spokesman, Col. Sagir Musa, in a statement in Abuja named one of...

ISWAP under pressure to establish caliphate near Lake Chad -MNJTF

The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) says the flurry of attacks by the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) in the last couple of weeks followed pressure mounted on them by foreign...

PMB holds bilateral talks with President Talon

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with President Patrice Talon of Benin Republic at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The Beninese leader, who arrived the fore court...

Borno: Troops destroy terrorists’ camps, rescue 2 women, 3 children

Troops of the Nigerian Army have neutralized more members of the Boko Haram terrorists when they raided a cluster of recently-established camps along Kajeri village, Borno state. A statement...

Ondo: Akeredolu sacks 3 commissioners

Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has relieved three of his commissioners of their duties and subsequently nominated five other people as commissioner designates. This was contained in a...

Borno Attack: ‘Children used’ as suicide bombers

Children were used as suicide bombers in a triple attack in Nigeria on Monday, Unicef has said. Two girls and a boy carried out the bombing outside a video hall...

2019 Elections: Why the Nigerian Army got into trouble

The Nigerian Army has said that it incurred the anger of politicians because it refused to compromise the integrity of the 2019 General Elections due to its belief in the nation’s democracy.