The Nigerian Navy says 2020 recruitment exercise has been put on hold till further notice in response to national concerns over Corona virus. “Consequently, the online registration for the 2020 recruitment has been suspended and the recruitment portal deactivated with immediate effect”, it said. A statement by Commodore Suleman Dahun, Director of Information recalled that […]
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Covid 19: PSC suspends Plenary to discuss Police promotions and discipline; puts off staff verification.
The Police Service Commission has postponed till further notice its 8th Plenary Meeting scheduled for Tuesday 24th and Wednesday, 25th March 2020. The Commission has also put off indefinitely, its Staff verification exercise scheduled to commence on Monday, 30th March, 2020. The suspension of the two official activities of the Commission is in accordance with […]
Military Bombardments kills over 200 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists in Sambisa Forest; 37 Soldiers die as Army Logistics Truck carrying bombs, Artillery weapons explode.
Air strikes and Land bombardments by Air and Land components of Operation Lafiya Dole on Buk, a Boko Haram and ISWAP Command Center inside Sambisa Forest between Saturday 21st and Monday 23rd March 2020 has led to the killing of over 200 terrorists and some of their commanders, with many of their logistics equipment and […]
President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, who is also the Sultan of Sokoto, on Monday, ordered the immediate shutdown of all mosques in the Federal Capital territory (FCT). The development is in line with the efforts of the Federal Government to stem the steady spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). […]
Bauchi State Governor Bala Mohammed has gone into self -isolation over COVID-19 fears, an official has revealed. Chief of Staff to the Governor, Ladan Salihu, who disclosed this via his twitter handle said the governor went into self- isolation “following contact with Atiku Abubakar’s Son”. Salihu’s tweet reads: “Our Governor Bala Mohammed in self isolation […]
Mrs. Aisha Buhari, wife of the President, has called for a total lockdown of activities across the country as coronavirus toll hits 36 with one death recorded on Monday. Mrs. Buhari specifically cited the case of state governors shutting down schools but allowing their parents to continue going to work. She noted that much as […]
The Kogi State Police Command have arrested a Couple,”Woli Apara And his Wife for Aiding and Abbetting Kidnappers In Ogori/Magongo in Kogi Central. The Command Public Relations Officer, William Aya told our correspondent on Friday in Lokoja that the couple were arrested for providing information to the Kidnappers while his wife was also arrest for […]
NAF & Police in joint Operation, kill 5 Commanders, Scores of Bandits; Wipe Out their camps in Kaduna hills/forests.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said on Wednesday that scores of armed bandits terrorizing Kaduna, Zamfara, Katsina and Niger states have been wiped out in a joint Operation with the Nigerian Police Force. Though no figure of the annihilated was given, it was gathered that the air strikes at camps of the armed bandits coupled […]
Military Launches Directorate of Defence Media Operations; No Military Commander Ever got Orders to turn Blind Eye to Herdsmen killing of Nigerians – Maj Gen Enenche.
The Defence headquarters on Wednesday said that no Commander of any military operational outfit or Formation Commander has ever been directed to turn a blind eye or ignore the killings or attacks of herdsmen when they embark on killing spree simply because they are from a section of the country or they are a special […]
Boko Haram terrorists on Sunday morning ambushed Nigerian troops in Banki area of Borno State killing six soldiers. Sources confirmed that the attack occurred close to Banki junction. The soldiers are said to be troops of 151 Task Force battalion who were on patrol along Bama-Banki road. They include two sergeants, two lance corporals and […]