News - Security

NSCDC discovers illegal refinery in Abia

4 years ago /

The Abia state command of the Nigeria security and Civil Defence corps says it has arrested three suspected operators of illegal refinery in the state.

Governors of north central states want terrorist activities checkmated

4 years ago /

Governors of north central states of Nigeria have asked the federal government to take urgent steps aimed at checking the activities of terrorists who have made life unbearable for the people of the zone.

Northeastern elders demand an end to Boko Haram insurgency

4 years ago /

Elders from Yobe and Borno states on Monday cried out about what they described as the escalating insurgency in north-eastern Nigeria.

Oyo kidnappers will be brought to book, says Nigeria Police Force

4 years ago /

The Nigeria Police says all those behind the kidnapping activities in what is now known as the ‘kidnappers den’ in Oyo state will surely be brought to book.

Al-Makura promises end to attack by herdsmen

4 years ago /

Nasarawa state government is to establish a permanent security base in Giza, a border community with Benue state to forestall future attacks by suspected Tiv and Fulani militia.

SSS foils attempted jailbreak

4 years ago /

An attempt by some Boko Haram insurgents under detention to escape from custody of the state security service was foiled in the early hours of Sunday.

Southeast governors promise to tackle security issues

5 years ago /

As part of its efforts to boost security in the zone, the Southeast Governors’ Forum is taking steps to counter possible breach of security in the area.

Jonah Jang-led governors' forum requests for proactive measures to curb security challenges in northeastern Nigeria

5 years ago /

The Jonah Jang-led Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum has raised alarm over what it describes as the deteriorating security situation in the northeastern part of the country.

Nigeria Police Force trains officers ahead of 2015 elections

5 years ago /

In preparation for the 2015 general elections, the Inspector General of Police Mohammed Abubakar has sent sixteen thousand, six hundred and ninety-one officers on a promotion course.

Nigerian Navy arrests four vessels carrying twenty two Chinese

5 years ago /

The Nigerian Navy has arrested four vessels carrying twenty two Chinese national who allegedly entered Nigeria territorial waters without permit.

Human trafficking: Offenders to get five year jail term

5 years ago /

The Nigerian Senate says, offenders in trafficking in persons will continue to face the stiff punishment of five years imprisonment in the country.

Army tasks parents on good upbringing of their children

5 years ago /

The role of parents in curbing youth violence in the country is key to national development.

Ombatse: Legal angle

5 years ago /

The recommendation for the prosecution of those indicted over the gruesome killings by the Ombatse cult group in Nassarawa state is now raising dusts.  

Sixty-nine killed in Katsina attack

5 years ago /

At least sixty-nine people have been killed in an attack on villages in Katsina state, north west Nigeria, according to security officials.

War on Terror: Security agencies accuse politicians of undermining operations

5 years ago /

Nigeria’s security agencies say a section of the country’s political elite is undermining current efforts to tackle security challenges in the North-east.

HUMAN TRAFFICKERS WILL HAVE NO HIDING PLACE AS SENATE PLANS TO REFORM LAW

5 years ago /

Hard times await traffickers of children and women in Nigeria if the bill seeking for an act to end the practice is finally passed.

OMBATSE KILLINGS: SENATOR SOLOMON EWUGA REACTS

5 years ago /

The white paper on the Ombatse killings in Alakyo, released by the Nassarawa state government on Monday is drawing reactions from some members of the Nigerian National Assembly.

SPECIAL SESSION HELD BY HOUSE OF REPS TO HONOR STUDENTS KILLED IN YOBE

5 years ago /

Nigeria’s House of Representatives declared Tuesday’s plenary as a special mourning session in memory of students and other Nigerians killed by terrorists in the north eastern part of the country.  

 

PROPHET SAMUEL ABIARA WARNS POLITICIANS TO BE CAREFUL OF THEIR UTTERANCES

5 years ago /

Nigerians have been urged to focus on the unity of the nation and work towards checking ethnic and religious differences.


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