News - Security

Fire Service Stresses Standards In Building Construction

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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

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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

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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

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

Nigerian Army Set To Launch E-Records

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The Nigerian Army Records Headquarters, Lokoja, has disclosed plans to launch the Electronic Document Management System and Physical Storage Solution also known as E-records.

Climate Change Heightens Boko Haram Crisis In Lake Chad Region

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Eighty percent of all internally displaced persons in the North East and communities around the Lake Chad Basin are women and children.

Taraba Police Command Apprehend 49 Suspected Kidnappers And Armed Robbers

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The Taraba State police command has reminded traditional rulers in the state of their roles in sustaining peace and reporting criminal activities in their domains to security agencies.

DHQ Inaugurates Committee On Armed Forces Rules Of Engagement

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The defense headquarters has inaugurated a committee to produce new rules of engagement for a manual for the armed forces of Nigeria in conformity with international best practices.

Sudanese Forces Storm A Pro-Democracy Sit-In Protest

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At least nine people were injured when soldiers stormed a pro-democracy sit-in protest in the Sudanese capital Khartoum, eyewitnesses said, in continuing violence after the ouster of longtime President Omar Al-Bashir.

West African Police Chiefs Brainstorm Over Trans-National Crimes

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Acting Inspector General Of Police Mohammed Adamu says the war against transnational crimes requires the combined efforts of police chiefs of member countries of the West African sub-region. 

Kidnap Victims Rescued In Kaduna

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The newly established Air Force detachment in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna state, has rescued fifteen kidnap victims in an operation that also led to the killing of twelve bandits.

Ondo Police Launch Operation Puff Adder

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The Ondo state command of the Nigeria Police has launched operation puff adder to check insecurity in the state.

Beijing Calls For A People’s War Against Trump

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The US-China trade war continues to heat up as Beijing calls for a "people's war" against Washington, and President Donald Trump threatens to impose tariffs on another $300 billion worth of Chinese goods.

Washington Order’s Departure of Some Government Employees From Iraq

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Washington ordered the departure of non-emergency government employees from Iraq on Wednesday, after repeated U.S. expressions of concern about threats from Iranian-backed forces.

West African Police Chiefs Meet In Abuja Over Trans-National Security

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Acting Inspector General of Police and Chairman of the West African Police and Security Chiefs Committee (WAPCCO), Mohammed Adamu have challenged member countries to review on-going efforts at tackling organized, transnational crimes within the region.

Army Landmine Victims Buried

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The remains of an officer and two soldiers who died when their vehicle ran over a landmine set by insurgents have been buried at the Maimalari Cantonment Cemetery in Maiduguri.

Boko-Haram Victims Rescued

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Fifty-Four persons have been freed from a Boko-Haram enclave by Nigerian troops.

Dambazau Conducts On-The-Spot Assessment Of Security Situation In Zamfara

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The retired Minister of Interior, Lieutenant General Abdulraman Dambazau says President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the security operatives fighting the bandits in Zamfara State to deal ruthlessly with anyone involved in banditry, kidnapping and killing of innocent citizens.

Police Parades Murder Suspects In Ekiti

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The police command in Ekiti State has made a significant breakthrough in crime fighting by apprehending eight (8) notorious criminals who are suspected to be responsible for several killings, and robberies in the state. 

Sudan To See More Protests In Ramadan

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The last has not been heard of the protests that trailed the military coup that toppled former strongman, Omar Al- Bashir.