News - Security

Lagos Police Launch “Operation Puff Adder

3 weeks ago /

The Lagos State Police Command has on Thursday launched operation “Puff Adder” with the aim of re-dominating and reclaiming the public space from heinous criminal elements bent on threatening the nation’s internal security order.

Nigerian Navy Arrest, Handover 18 Suspected Oil Thieves To Police

3 weeks ago /

The Nigerian navy has handed over eighteen suspected crude oil thieves to the Nigerian police for further investigation and prosecution.

Kenya Deports 17 Foreigners Over Illegal Betting

3 weeks ago /

Kenya has deported 17 foreigners operating illegal betting businesses in the East African country.

Sudan Military Under Pressure To Resume Talks With Protest Leaders

3 weeks ago /

Sudan's transitional military council is increasingly under pressure to resume talks with protest leaders after they stalled early on Tuesday.

Katsina Police Deploy Petrol Teams To Batsari LG After Bandits Attack

3 weeks ago /

Following the attack on innocent lives and in the aftermath of protests by youths in Batsari local government area where bandits killed 18 persons, Katsina state police commissioner, Sanusi Buba has deployed reinforcement of police patrol teams to villages in Yar Gamji, Dan Tudu, Garin Inu and Shekawa villages of the area.

NPFL Match Day 21 Results

3 weeks ago /

Bendel Insurance Football club of Benin has taken a step forward to ensuring their stay in the elite division of Nigeria football next season.

Rain Paralyses Lagos

3 weeks ago /

Social and commercial activities were paralysed in Lagos on Monday by torrential rains which began on Sunday.

FG Condemns Mali Attack

3 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned the attacks on the United Nations peacekeepers that led to the death of a Nigerian UN peacekeeper in Timbuktu, Northern Mali by unidentified assailants.

Kaduna Police Foils Kidnap Bid, Arrest Suspects

3 weeks ago /

The Nigeria police on Monday intercepted four suspected kidnappers at the Kawo bridge in Kaduna after exchanging fire with the suspects.

Abia Gov. Ikpeazu Commends Army’s Role In 2019 Elections

4 weeks ago /

The Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu says the Nigerian Army contributed immensely to the success of the 2019 general elections.

Ogun Traditional Rulers Promise More Support For Police

4 weeks ago /

The council of traditional rulers in Ogun state has promised increased support to the Nigerian Police to boost its operations in the state.

Nigeria And Niger Partner On Border Security

4 weeks ago /

A joint security team from the Nigerian Police, department of state services, and other paramilitary agencies have visited their counterparts in Niger republic to brainstorm on the security challenges in Sokoto state and environs.

Northern Governors Vow To Tackle Insecurity In The Region

4 weeks ago /

Governors of 19 northern states say they will use all means possible to end the spate of insecurity in the region.

Suspension Of Mining Aggravates Insecurity In Zamfara State

4 weeks ago /

The suspension of mining activities in Zamfara state may have rendered many youth jobless and aggravating the security situation in the state.

Plateau Police Command Launches Operation Puff Adder

4 weeks ago /

The Plateau State police command has launched operation “Puff Adder” to address security challenges in the state.

Emmanuel Commends Security Agencies

4 weeks ago /

Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel has commended the military and other security agencies for their effort in making the state one of the safest in the country.

Fire Service Stresses Standards In Building Construction

1 month ago /

The Controller General of the Federal Fire Service, Ibrahim Liman has charged key players in the housing sector to always involve the fire service at the stage of construction to ensure that fire safety standard are strictly adhered to.

Police Parade 93 Suspected Kidnappers

1 month ago /

Over 30 AK 47 rifles, rocket launcher and 60,000 US dollars are among items recovered from 93 kidnappers terrorizing Abuja-Kaduna express road by the Nigerian police.  

CSOs Demand Malami’s Resignation Over Failure Of Anti-Corruption War

1 month ago /

Nigeria’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has been asked to resign for failing to advise the President on the next way to prosecute the anti-corruption war.

Insecurity, Threat To Investments In Northern Nigeria - NICCMA

1 month ago /

The rising cases of insecurity are a major threat to investors across the northern part of Nigeria