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SEC Raises Alarm On Activities Of Money Doublers In Kano

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week ago /

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

Zamfara Violence Triggers Mass Protests

1 week ago /

The protracted violence in Zamfara has triggered mass protests in several parts of Nigeria. 

Buhari Promises To End Banditry

1 week ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured Nigerians that ending banditry remains a key priority of his administration and he would do whatever it takes to ensure the country's security system confronts these public enemies with merciless determination.

Operation Delta Safe Gets New Commander

2 weeks ago /

Former Chairman of Special Operation Planning Cell at Defence Headquarters Abuja, Rear Admiral Akinjide Akinrinade, has taken over from Apochi Suleiman as the new commander of Joint Task Force, Operation Delta Safe.

Ondo Youths Protest Police Killings

2 weeks ago /

Some youths in Ondo State under the aegis of “End SARS Movement” have joined their colleagues nationwide to protest the brutal killings of Nigerians by officers of the Nigeria Police.

Police Launch “Operation Puff Adder” On Kaduna-Abuja Expressway

2 weeks ago /

The acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has launched an operation to rid highway of kidnappers and other armed bandits.

Court Of Appeal Receives 736 Election Petitions

2 weeks ago /

A total of 736 election petitions have been filed before the court of appeal in Abuja after the successful 2019 general election conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in February and March.

Police Builds New Crime Fighting Strategy

2 weeks ago /

Assistant Inspector-General of police in charge of zone eleven, Adeleye Oyebade, says the Nigeria police is working on a new policing strategy that will address heinous crimes in the society.

Gunmen Rob, Murder Bursar Of Akure Anglican Diocese

2 weeks ago /

Unknown gunmen Thursday morning shot dead the bursar of the Akure diocese of the Anglican communion, Gabriel Abiodun at Alagbaka area of the Ondo state capital.

Red Cross Seeks Implementation Of Humanitarian Law In Tackling Security Crisis

2 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s current insurgency crisis and other internal security challenges come with consequences on civilian populations.

Nigeria Airforce Destroys ISWAP Terrorists Hideout In Northern Borno

2 weeks ago /

The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole says it has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists’ hideout and neutralized some of its leaders and fighters at Magari on the fringes of lake chad in Northern Borno.

Buhari Send Condolences To Yaro Family

2 weeks ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a condolence message to the Yaro family on the passing of businessman and philanthropist, Alhaji Ahmadu Yaro.

Zamfara To Recruit 1,700 Civilians To Fight Armed Bandits

2 weeks ago /

Zamfara State Government has perfected plans to recruit one thousand, seven hundred civilian joint taskforces (JTF) to assist security agencies’ efforts in fighting armed banditry activities in the state.