Banditry: COAS pledges support for Zamfara state over initiative for reformed bandits to surrender; insist on deradicalization & demobilization. We are quite interested in the security situation in Zamfara state and more so the democratic process that is managed by the governor. You have started very well as the executive governor. The security in the […]
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CISSA Summit: 52 African Spy Chiefs in Abuja to strategize on blocking terrorists financing/illicit finance outflows.
Worried by the increase in security challenges threatening several countries in the continent particularly terrorism, banditry and illicit financial outflow, Heads of Security and Intelligence Agencies from 52 African Countries have converged in Nigeria to deliberate on strategies to combat the threats. The conference is holding under the aeges of the Committee of Intelligence and […]
In furtherance of the efforts by the Police at ensuring safety and security of life and property, the free flow of traffic and the protection of commerce and other economic activities, as well as a more coordinated handling of peaceful protest, the Inspector-General of Police M.A. Adamu has restricted all forms of protests within the […]
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has appointed new Branch Chiefs, redeployed 2 Air Officers Commanding (AOCs) and other senior officers as part of routine exercise aimed at ensuring operational efficiency and effectiveness. The newly appointed Branch Chiefs are the erstwhile Air Officer Commanding (AOC), Special Operations Command (SOC), Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Napoleon Bali, who […]
Uniform Fabrics: NAF set to partner wollen & synthetic textile manufacturing firm for local production.
In compliance with the Federal Government’s directive for the Armed Forces of Nigeria (AFN) and other security agencies to patronise the Nigerian Cotton, Textile and Garment (CTG) Industry Sector, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is perfecting plans to partner with Woollen and Synthetic Textile Manufacturing Limited, Ikeja, for the local production of NAF uniform fabrics. […]
Buratai at ‘Super Camp’, Say Army has tactically defeated insecurity; troops will remain firm, decisive in ensuring security/unity of Nigeria; orders ruthless & swift action against bandits, kidnappers.
Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has ordered troops of ‘Operation Harbin Kunama lll’ to be ruthless, aggressive and decisive against bandits and kidnappers in the North-West. He spoke on Monday when he paid an Operational visit to troops stationed at 1 Division Super Camp at Kuyelo in Kuyelo District of Birnin […]
The Chairman of the Police Service Commission, PSC, Alhaji Musiliu Smith, a retired Inspector General of Police has assured that the on-going recruitment into the Constable cadre of the Nigeria Police Force will be transparent, thorough and merit driven. Smith, who has so far visited six states within two weeks of the commencement of the […]
2019 Recruitment & Aptitude test/ Navy release list of successful candidates. The Nigerian Navy has released the list of successful candidates who sat for the 2019 recruitment aptitude test. The disclosure was contained in a statement on Tuesday, July 16, 2019, signed by Commodore Suleiman Dahun Director of Naval Information. It reads, “The Nigerian Navy […]
The Zamfara State Government on Monday confirmed the kidnap of its Director of Budget, Hamza Salihu. The confirmation was made in a statement by Yusuf Idris, the director-general, press affairs, to Governor Bello Matawalle in Gusau. “Zamfara State Governor, Dr Bello Matawalle, has described as terrible and disturbing, Sunday afternoon abduction of the state’s Director […]
The Presidential Election Tribunal on Monday admitted 48 compact video discs in evidence from the PDP and its candidate, Atiku Abubakar, in the suit challenging President Muhammadu Buhari’s victor. The tribunal also ordered viewing of the discs in open court. Atiku’s counsel, Chris Uche SAN, had announced his plan to tender the video discs and […]