News - Security

TERRORISTS ATTACK MAIDUGURI

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Scores of persons are feared dead after two explosions rocked a busy market of Maiduguri in North-East Nigeria.

BOKO HARAM SHOULD REFRAIN FROM ATTACKING SCHOOLS; EXPERTS SAY

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Nigerians have called on the federal government to put in place a security plan to protect all the nation’s education institutions.

ADAMAWA STATE GOVERNOR'S CONVOY ATTACKED BY SUSPECTED INSURGENTS

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The governor of Adamawa state, Murtala Nyako was today attacked by suspected Boko Haram members.    

DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS TO IMPROVE ON TACTICS AGAINST BOKO HARAM

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Nigerian Defence Headquarters says it is scaling-up its counter terrorism campaign in the country.                                           

PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN CALLS ON AFRICAN NATIONS TO FIGHT TERRORISM IN THE CONTINENT

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President Goodluck Jonathan has called for a concerted effort by African nations and the international community to end terrorism.  

CLOSE DOWN ALL UNITY SCHOOLS IN TROUBLED STATES: OLD STUDENTS' ASSOCIATION DEMAND

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Old students of Unity Schools in the country have called for the closure of all the eight Federal Unity Colleges in the three states under emergency rule in North–East Nigeria.

YOBE KILLINGS: CITIZENS CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO ACT

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Nigerians have again pleaded with the Federal Government to do everything within its means to ensure the safety and protection of defenseless Nigerian students especially in the country’s North East

HOUSE OF REPS TASKS DEFENCE AGENCIES

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The Defence Industries Corporation of Nigeria, DICON, has been told to invest more in intelligence gathering and training as a strategy to help tackle the nation’s security challenges

SECURITY EXPERTS REACT TO BOKO HARAM KILLINGS

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Nigerians have continued to condemn Tuesday’s killing of scores of secondary school students in Yobe by suspected Boko Haram terrorists.

NHRC ON YOBE ATTACK

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In its reaction, Nigeria’s National Human Rights Commission says the dastardly act is a clear demonstration that the perpetrators clearly do not wish Nigeria well.

PDP ON YOBE ATTACK

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said it has been grief-stricken since it received with grief the news of the gruesome killing of over 55 students in a Federal Government college Buniyadi in Yobe state.

APC ON YOBE ATTACK

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has unreservedly condemned Monday night's horrific attack on the Federal Government College in Yobe state, in which over 40 students were reported to have been brutally murdered by blood-thirsty insurgents.

UN ON YOBE ATTACK

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United Nation Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has condemned in very strong terms Tuesday’s brutal slaying of dozens of students at the Federal Government College, Buniyadi in Yobe state, north-eastern Nigeria by unidentified gunmen. 

SENATE TO ARMY CHIEF: RELOCATE YOUR OFFICE TO MAIDUGURI NOW!!!

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The Senate Committee on Defence has asked the Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen. Kenneth Minimah to relocate to Maiduguri for a closer handling of the Boko Haram insurgency

SISTER OF ABDUCTED CHIEF INENGITE NITABAI PLEADS FOR RELEASE OF HER BROTHER

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The sister of Chief Inengite Nitabai who was abducted on Sunday night has pleaded with his abductors to show mercy and release him.

INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE ASKS FOR INCREASED APPROPRIATION

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The Nigerian Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has said it could be difficult for the police to be able to continue to pay salaries fully if adjustments are not made on what is provided for as personnel cost in the 2014 budget appropriation for the police.

NIGERIANS CALL FOR CITIZEN PARTICIPATION IN INTELLIGENCE GATHERING

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Despite the aggressive crackdown insurgents, violence in northeastern Nigeria has yet to abate.

PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN REACTS TO YOBE KILLINGS

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President Goodluck Jonathan has condemned the brutal killings of students by terrorists in Yobe state in the early hours of Tuesday.

EJIGBO THREE: POLICE PARADE SUSPECTS

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Following the public outcry that greeted the release of the video which surfaced on the internet showing the torture of three women

BOKO HARAM STRIKES AGAIN; OVER 40 CHILDREN SLAUGHTERED

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Boko Haram Insurgents killed over 40 pupils on Tuesday when they attacked the Federal Government College in Buni Yadi, Yobe State.