News - Security

Nigeria Airforce Deploys More Aircraft to Combat Banditry in Zamfara

8 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Strike against bandits in Zamfara state is causing some of them to flee towards Nigeria’s border with Niger.

 

Kogi launch operation puff adder

8 months ago /

The Kogi state police command has launched a special squad called 'operation puff adder' to strengthen the fight against criminal elements threatening internal security across the three senatorial zones.

Osun police command parades armed robbery suspects

8 months ago /

The Nigeria Police Force, Osun state command has paraded six suspected serial armed robbery suspects that have been terrorizing some communities in the state.

Ondo Police To Strengthen Security Around Banks

8 months ago /

Following Monday’s bank robbery in Idoani, Ondo state, the state police command says efforts are underway to reinforce security around banks in the state.

Cross River Police Chief Tells Newly Promoted Officers To Report “Bad Eggs” Among Them

8 months ago /

The Cross-River State police command has introduced checks and balances among the officers and men that will serve as a means of giving useful information for effective policing and curb corruption.

Abducted Lagos Fire Service Chief, Six Others Regain Freedom

8 months ago /

After four days in captivity, the Lagos state fire service director, Rasaki Musibau and six others kidnapped at Ketu-Ereyun Ikorodu area of the state have been released by their abductors.

Catholic Bishop Of Yola Challenges Govt On Rehabilitation Of Victims Of Banditry

8 months ago /

The Catholic Bishop of Yola diocese in Adamawa state, Most Reverend Dami Mamza has challenged the federal government on its rehabilitation policies for communities ravaged by conflicts.

Police Dismiss Nine Senior Officers, Demote Six Others

8 months ago /

The Police Service Commission, PSC, has approved the dismissal of nine senior police officers for gross misconduct.

NAF Launches “Operation Clean Forest”

8 months ago /

Following a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari to all service chiefs on the need to end insecurity in the country, the Nigerian Air Force has launched “Operation Tsafta Daji, or 'clean forest' to totally flush out bandits in the affected states.

Police Killing: Lagos Youths Renew Call For Scrapping Of SARS

8 months ago /

Residents of Onipetesi in Mangoro area of Lagos State are calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently put an end to the killings of innocent Nigerians occasioned by the activities of some officers of the State Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, across Nigeria.

Bauchi Police Command Decorates 135 Promoted Officers.

8 months ago /

The newly promoted officers of the Nigeria Police force have been urged to reciprocate the gesture by doing Bauchi state police command proud.

Police Deploys Special Squad In Katsina To Combat Banditry

8 months ago /

The Katsina State Commissioner of Police, Sanusi Buba has pledged the commitment of the Nigeria police to bringing an end to the rising cases of banditry and kidnappings ongoing in some parts of the state.

SEC Raises Alarm On Activities Of Money Doublers In Kano

8 months ago /

The Securities and Exchange Commission, (SEC), has raised an alarm over the activities of money doublers luring unsuspecting members of the society, even as unclaimed dividends have hit over 90 billion naira.

Fifteen Die In Road Crash In Niger State

8 months ago /

Fifteen persons have lost their lives in Gbadafu Village near Bida in two different accidents leaving forty-two others injured.

Zamfara Motorcycle, Tricycle Operators Endorse Restriction Of Movement

8 months ago /

The Chairman, National Commercial Tricycle/ Motorcycle Owners and Riders Association, NACTOMORAS in Zamfara State, Usman Muhammad has urged members of the association to obey the restriction imposed on movement of commercial motorcycles and tricycles from 7pm to 6am  as part of measures  to curb the growing threat to security  of lives and property in the state.

FG Suspends Mining Activities In Zamfara

8 months ago /

Following the increased spate of banditry which has led the death of hundreds of citizens, the federal government has suspended mining activities in Zamfara state and its environs with immediate effect.

Air Strikes In Zamfara, Northern Borno

8 months ago /

The Nigerian Air Force, NAF, says its jets have successfully destroyed enemy hideouts in Northern Borno and Zamfara.

Group Seeks Security Agencies Partnership With Local Communities To Counter Violent Extremism

8 months ago /

The Registrar of the National Board of Arabic and Islamic Studies, Professor Muhammed Abdullahi says preventing and countering violent extremism in Northern Nigeria can be better achieved if the military and other security agencies partner with local communities.

FG Begins Reintegration Of Repentant Boko Haram Militants

8 months ago /

The Federal Government has begun the process of reintegrating repentant Boko Haram militants into communities as they undergo deradicalization and rehabilitation programme of “Operation Safe Corridor”.

The Plight Of Zamfara Kidnap Victims

8 months ago /

More families are becoming victims of the banditry crisis in Zamfara state, where the killings and abductions of people are getting more widespread.


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