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President Jonathan highlights role of Customs in the security of the country

4 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan says the Nigerian Customs Service has a key role to play in maintaining the security of Nigeria. 

 

The Nigerian Defence on Boko Haram attacks.

4 years ago /

The Nigerian Defence says the on-going attacks by Boko Haram will not stop troops from hunting down its members. 

 

Governor Shettima says Nigerian leaders have failed the Nigerian people

4 years ago /

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno state on Monday described the recent killings in the North-Eastern state as a very unfortunate situation that could only occur in a warfare zone. 

 

Northern Governors resolve to put an end to Boko Haram

4 years ago /

Boko Haram’s attack on villages in the North-Eastern part of the country was top on the agenda of the meeting held by Northern Governors on Monday in Kaduna. The meeting also resolved to find lasting solutions to the nomadic fulani farmers clashes over grazing lands.

Nigerian Army warns Nigerians on fraudulent recruitment adverts

4 years ago /

The Nigerian Army has made it part of their trend in recent times to keep Nigerians abreast of latest happenings within the service. 

Court awards N10m damages to two-year-old girl raped by police corporal

4 years ago /

Two-year-old Chiwendu Onwudiwe was sexually abused sometime in 2013 in Mararaba by a Police Corporal, James Onoja.

BIG STORY: Security experts question the eligibility of the Chief of Defense Staff

4 years ago /

The defense headquarters has explained that any deadline for ending insurgency in Nigeria is to avoid a constitutional crisis.

Rivers state police commissioner re-assigned to FCT Police Command

4 years ago /

The Rivers state Commissioner of Police, Mbu Joseph Mbu has been redeployed to FCT police command.

Jonathan turns up the heat under the new service chiefs

4 years ago /

The fight against terror has remained a major challenge for the President Goodluck Jonathan Administration. 

The three people behind the kidnap, torture and murder of NNPC official captured!

4 years ago /

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has pledged to ensure the safety and security of Nigerians who travel by road, especially at night.

Islamic scholar, wife , 12year-old son murdered in Kaduna

4 years ago /

The Kaduna state government and the police authorities are yet to react to the shooting on Saturday night of popular Zaria-based Islamic scholar, Awwal Albany.

Security agencies issue strict warnings against electoral violence

4 years ago /

Nigerian youths have been told to shun violence and contribute to the process of producing leaders who will improve their lot.

House Committee on Defense speaks on the responsibilities of the service chiefs

4 years ago /

The chairman house committee on defence, Bashir Adamu has challenged the new service chiefs nominated by President Goodluck Jonathan to improve security operations in the country.

Head of Civil service calls on all government parastatals to cooperate in the fight against insecurity

4 years ago /

As the challenge of insecurity in Nigeria continues, the head of the Federal Civil Service, Bukar Aji, has  tasked civil servants on the need to be vigilant.

Jonathan announces the reason why he appointed new Chief of Defense staff

4 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan says he will not accept any form of rivalry among service chiefs.

The new structure of the Nigerian Police Force

4 years ago /

The Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has approved the redeployment and posting of four and three Assistant Inspectors General of police.

SSS cautioned for detaining suspects without cause

4 years ago /

The federal high court in Abuja has set free three terrorism suspects arrested last year at the Kogi State University by the State Security Service (SSS). 

Security experts express doubt over declaration that Boko Haram will be defeated by April

4 years ago /

Just minutes after taking over as the new chief of defense staff, Air Marshal Alex Badeh made a profound statement which may define his tenure as he manages the nation’s military. 

Inspector General of Police makes righteous demands from promoted officers

4 years ago /

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar has urged newly promoted senior officers to intensify the war on terrorism and other violent crimes.

House to commence investigation into the January 14 Maiduguri bombing

4 years ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives has set up an ad-hoc committee to investigate the recent bomb blast that kills over 50 persons in the Borno state capital, Maiduguri on January 14.