The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Prince Uche Secondus has called on the military not to allow themselves be called out again for an illegal duties. Prince Secondus said that at the rerun election this Saturday, the military and other security agencies should resist any attempt to be dragged into election manipulations. […]
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Indian High Commissioner visits COAS; Says India ready to work with Nigerian Army to defeat Terrorism.
The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, His Excellency, Aghay Takur has expressed the willingness of India to work closely with the Nigerian Army in its determination tackle the menace of terrorism currently causing discomfort in the North East of the country. Speaking during a visit to the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai […]
A 25 year old man Ajibade Olumuyiwa has been arrested by men of Ogun state police command on the 17th of March 2019 for killing one Olakiitan Balogun who he alleged of having an amorous relationship with his wife. The suspect was arrested at about 1:45 am of the date following a distress call received […]
The Director General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Dame Julie Okah-Donli, has charged states in Nigeria to emulate the Edo State Government’s strategy in addressing human trafficking by setting up a well-equipped taskforce against the menace. Speaking during a courtesy call on the Edo State Governor in Government […]
The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai on Wednesday commissioned the newly built Office of the Military Secretary, Army, the office responsible for keeping records as well as generation of postings, promotions and other vital documentation of officers of the Nigerian Army. The new building aside from being a state of the […]
Navy arrest 12 suspects, MV Sword Fish V for illegal bunkering in Akwa Ibom; hands them to EFCC for prosecution
Following the arrest of an oil bunkering vessel, MV Sword Fish V and its crew members for illegal bunkering activities, the vessel and its 12 crew members have been handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission for prosecution. Towards this end, a team of operatives of the Economic And Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), […]
President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has expressed sadness over the death of a foremost traditional ruler in Kwara State, the Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Umar Chatta Ibrahim. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser (Media and Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, described the late royal father as a man of peace whose reign witnessed […]
NAF Commissions Newly established Geo-Spatial Intelligence Data Centre for Operational Effectiveness.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) today, 19 March 2019, commissioned a new, state-of-the-art Geospatial Intelligence Data Centre (GIDC) at the Headquarters NAF Abuja. The GIDC is to further enhance the ongoing Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) efforts in the North East and other parts of Nigeria. The Centre, which is equipped with high-tech computer hardware […]
Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba Kyari, is what can be referred to as an uncommon Police officer going by his knack to bust uncommon criminal, kidnapping, and high profile armed robber gangs. The officer actually needs little introduction as the mention of his name sends shivers down the spines of men of the underworld. […]
The newly appointed Commanding General (CG), United State Army Africa (USARAF), Major General Roger Cloutier has commended the Nigerian Army’s efforts in curbing contemporary security challenges especially the Boko Haram terrorism. He gave the commendation Tusday the 19th of March 2019 when he paid a visit to the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General […]