News - Security

Buhari Approves Establishment Of State, LG Police

1 week ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja approved the creation of state and local government police.

Nigeria Airforce Trains Special Forces Instructors

2 weeks ago /

As part of efforts to build capacity to address Nigeria’s security challenges, fifty-one Special Forces instructors have been trained by the Nigerian air force.

Magumeri Soldiers Buried

2 weeks ago /

The Nigerian Army has buried soldiers who died when terrorists attacked their base in Magumeri, Borno state.

FCT Police Raids Currency Hawkers

2 weeks ago /

The FCT police command has arrested six persons over illegal trading and hawking of the Nigerian currency.

NYSC To Introduce New Security Features

2 weeks ago /

Date of birth will henceforth be included as a security feature on every discharge certificate issued by the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, on completion of the one-year mandatory national service.

Forensic Investigative Professionals Want War Against Corruption Intensified

2 weeks ago /

Nigerians have been urged to be fully involved in the fight against fraud, cyber crimes and other forms of corrupt practices for the benefit of the nation’s economy and image.

EFCC Arraigns JAMB Staff Over N35m Fraud

2 weeks ago /

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned Philomena Chieshe, an official of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, over the missing N35m in her custody, which she claimed was swallowed by a snake in Makurdi, Benue State.

Osun Police Commissioner Assures Hausa Community Of Security

2 weeks ago /

The Commissioner of Police in Osun state, Abiodun Ige has emphasized her commitment to foster peaceful coexistence among residents in the state.

Sudan’s Democratic Transition Threatened

2 weeks ago /

Six weeks after a Coup D’etat in Sudan, a high-profile military leader general Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo is evolving into an increasingly influential political force.

Congo Repels Rebel Attack

2 weeks ago /

The army in Congo says it has killed 26 rebels of the Islamist Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), a group believed to be linked to the Islamic State, while repelling an attack on Thursday.

FG Commends Singapore’s Decision To Free Nigerian On Death Row

2 weeks ago /

The Federal Government has commended the decision of the Supreme Court of Singapore to free a Nigerian, Adili Ejike, who was earlier sentenced to death for drug trafficking in the country.

Buratai Warns Military Officers Against Disclosure Of Classified Information

2 weeks ago /

The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai says disclosure of classified information by any military officer using the cyberspace or social media is capable of threatening national security.

Bandits Kill 24 In Zamfara

2 weeks ago /

Twenty four persons were killed by bandits in the early hours of Tuesday in Kabaji community of Kaura Namoda local government area of Zamfara State.

Trump Banks On Japan Military

2 weeks ago /

United State, U.S, President Donald Trump expects that Japan's military will reinforce United State, U.S, Forces throughout Asia and elsewhere, as the key United State, U.S, Ally upgrades the ability of its forces to operate further from its shores.

Bandits Strike Again In Katsina

2 weeks ago /

Again bandits in their dozens have reportedly struck in Dan-Ali village, Danmusa Local Government Area of Katsina state, kidnapping three persons while carting away money and other valuables.

“Operation Whirl Stroke” Recovers 178 Weapons In Benue, Taraba & Nasarawa In 1 Year

2 weeks ago /

The military’s Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, says it has recovered a total of a hundred and seventy-eight assorted weapons and three thousand five hundred and sixty-nine ammunitions of different calibres from bandits in the last one year of its establishment.

Rivers Police Explain Port Harcourt School Chaos

3 weeks ago /

The Rivers State Police Command says the chaotic incident that occurred at the Community Secondary School, Oroworukwu, Port Harcourt last Thursday was not an act of terrorism or an attempt to kidnap students.

Bauchi Police Command Adopts Sectorization, Community Policing To Fight Crime

3 weeks ago /

In an effort to ensure effective policing for the protection of lives and properties of innocent citizens, Bauchi State Police Command has adopted sectorization of Bauchi metropolis into 42 operations /patrol sectors just as a total of 43 suspected criminals have been arrested for various crimes in the last three weeks.

25 Suspects Arrested By Kogi Police

3 weeks ago /

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested twenty-five suspected criminals from their hideouts

Nigerian Navy Marks 63rd Anniversary With Special Prayers

3 weeks ago /

The Nigerian Navy says members of the armed forces will stand united and support the Federal Government’s efforts to tackle the current national security challenges regardless of which part of the country such threats may occur.