News - Security

Ombatse: Legal angle

5 years ago /

The recommendation for the prosecution of those indicted over the gruesome killings by the Ombatse cult group in Nassarawa state is now raising dusts.  

Sixty-nine killed in Katsina attack

5 years ago /

At least sixty-nine people have been killed in an attack on villages in Katsina state, north west Nigeria, according to security officials.

War on Terror: Security agencies accuse politicians of undermining operations

5 years ago /

Nigeria’s security agencies say a section of the country’s political elite is undermining current efforts to tackle security challenges in the North-east.

HUMAN TRAFFICKERS WILL HAVE NO HIDING PLACE AS SENATE PLANS TO REFORM LAW

5 years ago /

Hard times await traffickers of children and women in Nigeria if the bill seeking for an act to end the practice is finally passed.

OMBATSE KILLINGS: SENATOR SOLOMON EWUGA REACTS

5 years ago /

The white paper on the Ombatse killings in Alakyo, released by the Nassarawa state government on Monday is drawing reactions from some members of the Nigerian National Assembly.

SPECIAL SESSION HELD BY HOUSE OF REPS TO HONOR STUDENTS KILLED IN YOBE

5 years ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives declared Tuesday’s plenary as a special mourning session in memory of students and other Nigerians killed by terrorists in the north eastern part of the country.  

 

PROPHET SAMUEL ABIARA WARNS POLITICIANS TO BE CAREFUL OF THEIR UTTERANCES

5 years ago /

Nigerians have been urged to focus on the unity of the nation and work towards checking ethnic and religious differences.

OMBATSE MILITIA KILLINGS

5 years ago /

There is now official confirmation that seventy four law enforcement and security personnel were killed by the Ombatse militia group at Alakyo village, Nasarawa state in may 2013.

TERRORISM CHARGE: COURT TO RULE ON NAZEEF'S REQUEST FOR CLOSED TRIAL ON MARCH 18.

5 years ago /

A federal prosecutor has requested the court to exclude the public from the trial of Mohammed Nazeef a lecturer with Kogi state university accused of links with Boko Haram. 

NORTHERN ELDERS URGED TO GENUINELY WORK WITH GOVERNMENT TO END BOKO HARAM INSURGENCY

5 years ago /

A former assistant Inspector-general of Police, Felix Ogbaudu has blamed the continued Boko Haram insurgency in the country's northeast on insincerity of some of the northern elders. 

PDP GOVERNORS' FORUM URGE SECURITY CHIEFS TO IMPROVE STRATEGIES

5 years ago /

The PDP Governors’ Forum have joined their voice in condemning the recent killing of students in Yobe state by the Boko Haram sect.

BOKO HARAM: BRINGING A HALT TO BLOOD SHED AND ATTACK ON EDUCATION

5 years ago /

The federal government on wednesday shut down five Federal Government Colleges located within the high risk areas of the North East zone.

TROOPS FOIL BOKO HARAM ATTACK

5 years ago /

Nigerian Defence Headquarters says security forces have foiled terror attack on some communities in Borno State on the Boko Haram insurgents.

WOMEN PROFESSIONALS PROTEST AGAINST BOKO HARAM IN PORT HARCOURT

5 years ago /

Some young female professionals operating under the banner of Concerned Mothers of Nigeria on Thursday staged a peaceful protest in Port Harcourt to condemn the incessant killings of innocent Nigerians by the Boko Haram sect.

WOMEN CIVIL RIGHTS GROUP IN LAGOS PROTEST AGAINST BOKO HARAM KILLINGS

5 years ago /

As Nigerians continue to condemn the killing of over thirty students of the federal government college Buni-Yadi in Yobe state, a coalition of civil society groups and human rights activists on Thursday in Lagos staged a peaceful rally to mourn the victims.

BOKO HARAM KILLINGS: NIGERIAN WOMEN PROTEST ON THE STREETS OF ABUJA

5 years ago /

Scores of women marched through major streets of Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory on Thursday to protest what they described as the senseless killings of innocent people in the North-Eastern part of the country.

SECURITY EXPERTS SPEAK ON BOKO HARAM

5 years ago /

The recent upsurge in the activities of Boko Haram that have left scores of people dead has continued to generate reactions from the public.

LABOUR PARTY CHAIRMAN SPEAKS ON BOKO HARAM

5 years ago /

National Chairman of Labour Party, Dan Iwuanyanwu has joined other Nigerians in condemning the serial killings in the North-eastern part of the country

SSS ARRESTS SEVEN MAN BOKO HARAM GANG

5 years ago /

The Department of State Services has arrested a 7-man gang suspected to have been involved in the killing of the Zaria based Islamic cleric, sheikh Awwal Albani, his wife and son in Zaria, Kaduna state, North-West Nigeria.