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Police Launches “Operation Puff Addar” In Umuahia

7 months ago /

In an effort to combat crime, the Assistant Inspector General of Police in charge of Zone 9, Baba Tijani, has launched “Operation Puff Addar” as a result of incessant violent crimes in the zone.

Dismissed Army Sergeant, Others Paraded for Armed Robbery, Kidnapping and Cultism

7 months ago /

The Benue state police command on Wednesday paraded a dismissed army sergeant along with other suspects for armed robbery, kidnapping and cultism.

INTERPOL Commends EFCC on Economic Crime Fighting

7 months ago /

Secretary General of the International Criminal Police Organization, INTERPOL, Jurgen stock has commended the zeal and concerted efforts of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in riding Nigeria of all forms of economic crimes.

Police Launches Operation Puff Adder in Zamfara

7 months ago /

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has officially launched Operation Puff Adder to flush out armed bandits, kidnappers and armed robbers in Zamfara state and its environs.

Reconstruction Of The Burnt Jos Main Market Begins

7 months ago /

Reconstruction of the burnt Jos main market begins. Residents of Jos have called on the state government to keep to it's promise of reconstructing the burnt Jos main market in other to boost the economic fortunes of the state.

Multi-National Troops Raid Boko-Haram, Kill 27 Terrorists

7 months ago /

Troops of sector one of “Operation Lafia Dole”, in a joint clearance operation with the Cameroon defence force, over the weekend had a fierce encounter with Boko Haram terrorists in Wulgo, Chikun-Gudu and Bukar Maryam villages.

Ambode Urges IGP Adamu To Wade Into Extra Judicial Killings

7 months ago /

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has tasked the Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu to decisively address increasing cases of extra judicial killings and other unlawful conduct of some men of the police force.

IGP Adamu Warns Police Personnel Against Abuse Of Power, Misuse Of Firearms

7 months ago /

The acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, says the Force under his watch, will not condone any abuse of power or misuse of firearms by any member of the Force in the discharge of their constitutional responsibilities.

 

Airman Dies In Parachuting Accident

7 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force says one of its airmen, Corporal Meshach Iliya Komo, has died in a parachuting accident in Kaduna.

Nigeria Air Force Strikes Bandits In Zamfara Forest

7 months ago /

In continuation of its sustained intensive air operations against armed bandits’ hideouts in Zamfara State and its environs, the Air Task Force for “Operation Diran Mikiya” has destroyed some logistics stores belonging to the bandits at a location within Kagara forest.

FRSC Seeks Govts Approval For Operatives To Carry Arms

7 months ago /

The chairman of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Bukhari Bello has called on the federal government to allow its officials to bear firearms, for self-defense in the line of duty and to protect road users.

Air Force Denies Bombing Civilians In Zamfara

7 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force has denied allegations that its airstrikes are only killing civilians instead of bandits in Zamfara and environs.

“Operation Sharan Daji” Rescues 40 Abductees

7 months ago /

“Operation Sharan Daji” instituted to mitigate banditry in Zamfara and other contiguous states by Nigerian troops has rescued forty abductees which consisted of men, women, and children from communities in Zamfara State.

Nigeria Assures Neighbours Of Cooperation

7 months ago /

President Buhari says Nigeria will always cooperate with her neighbors and lend a helping hand as necessary.

Zamfara Traditional Rulers Council Challenges Defence Minister On Banditry

8 months ago /

The Council of Traditional Rulers in Zamfara State has challenged the Minister of Defense, Mansur Dan Ali, to name traditional rulers involved the armed banditry activities for the government to take appropriate measures against them.

Buhari Gives Marching Orders To Security Chiefs On Zamfara Banditry

8 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has given marching orders to the nation's security chiefs to deal ruthlessly with bandits terrorizing Zamfara state and its environs.

FRSC To Introduce Penalty Point System For Traffic Offenders In June

8 months ago /

The Federal Road Safety Corps is set to commence full implementation of the penalty point system on road traffic offenders come 1st June, 2019.

Army Reacts To Abuja Killing Of Protester

8 months ago /

The Nigerian Army says it is working with FCT police command to investigate the alleged killing of a civilian in Abuja and identify the shooters.

Senate Demands Release Of Leah Sharibu From Boko Haram Captivity

8 months ago /

The Nigerian Senate on Thursday asked the federal government to do everything within its powers to secure the release of the last Dapchi girl, Leah Sharibu from the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists.

Nigerian Army Trains Female Soldiers for Combat Duties

8 months ago /

The Nigerian Army says it is building a corps of professional combatant female soldiers who are ready to be deployed at short notice for various operations.


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