The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State has suspended the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, over his role in the crisis rocking the state chapter of the party. The decision followed the vote of no confidence passed on Comrade Oshiomhole by the Chairmen of the APC in the 18 Local Government […]
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Defence Minister task Security Agencies to Rise up to Security Challenges with New Systems; CDI unfolds ‘MoUs’ to increase nation’s intelligence capabilities.
Minister of Defence, Major General Bashir Magashi (rtd) has challenged security agencies in the country to rise up to the task of containing the emerging security threats bedeviling the country saying they must explore all avenues within their respective systems to develop new ways of identifying and confronting the challenges bothering us as a nation. […]
Army sets up BOI; commiserates with families of victims who lost their lives in accident with tricycle in Damaturu;
Army sets up BOI; commiserates with families of victims who lost their lives in accident with tricycle in Damaturu; The Acting Commander Sector 2 Operation Lafiya Dole, Brigadier General Ibrahim Sallau Ali, has on behalf of Officers and Soldiers of the Sector, commiserated with families of victims of the unfortunate road traffic accident involving a […]
Katsina Police nab robbery suspect, recover stolen 36 seater coaster bus; bust gang of thieves, nab Indian hemp dealer
The Police in Katsina state have recovered a 36 seater Toyota Coaster bus and arrested an armed robbery suspect who stole the bus. The Police similarly busted a notorious gang of thieves who specialize in robbing people of their handsets, money, wristwatches and other valuables during ceremonies. Also, operatives of the Katsina Police Command arrested […]
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on Sunday declared that no individual or group of people can intimidate him in the state, stressing that Edo is worth dying for as he strives to meet the needs of the people who voted him into power. Speaking during a thanksgiving service held in Benin City as part […]
Retired Assistant Inspector of Police, AiG Chris Ezike has stated that a robust Community Policing emplacement will address the current myriads of security challenges plaguing the country. Ezike made the assertion on Sunday during the 2019 Adult/General Harvest of the Cathedral Church of the Advent, Life Camp, Gwarimpa, Abuja, with the theme, ‘Harvest of Divine […]
By – Okey Ayogu Yellow Journalism and Yellow Press are American terms for journalism and associated newspapers that present little or no legitimate well-researched news while instead using eye-catching headlines, exaggerations of news events, scandal-mongering or sensationalism, and manipulating story content for sinister motives. It refers originally to the warmongering publications and disinformation by Joseph […]
Navy promotes 17 Rear Admirals, 123 other senior officers; Dewu, Pani, Moses & Jaiyeola now Rear Admirals.
The Navy Board on Saturday 9 November 2019 approved the promotions of 140 naval officers to various senior ranks in the Nigerian Navy. Breakdown of the promotion released showed that 65 Lieutenant Commanders were promoted to the rank of Commander, 26 Commanders were promoted to Captain, 32 Captains to Commodore and 17 Commodores were promoted […]
The Nigerian Army Council on Saturday the 9th of November 2019 approved the promotion of senior officers to the next ranks of Major General and Brigadier General respectively. They include 40 Major Generals and over 120 other senior officers of ranks of Brigadiers Generals, Colonels and others. Among those promoted to Major General are Brigadier […]
A 19 year old boy James Tiva and three others namely Anayor Okechukwu, 25yrs, John Chidi 32yrs and Felix Tehemeh 20yrs were on Saturday 9th of November 2019 arrested with 42 bags of weeds suspected to be Indian hemp. The suspects were arrested following an information received by the DPO Ijebu Igbo Police Station that […]