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Security

Golden Dawn: World Igbo congress opposes military deployment in Southeast

The World Igbo Congress, WIC, has opposed the deployment of the military in the southeast under the guise of the ‘Golden Dawn’ operation.WIC said that what is in the offering is another form...

Many killed, houses burnt as soldiers, youths clash in Imo

No fewer than 10 persons were feared dead, Friday, as soldiers clashed with youths of Umuokwu Izombe community in Oguta Local Government Area of Imo State.About 12 houses including the palac...

8 feared killed in Shi’ites shooting in Abuja

At least eight people were feared killed on Tuesday after unidentified men in military uniform opened fire at some members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, who staged the annual Arbaeen tre...

Police arrest woman in Kano for allegedly defrauding traders with fake bank credit alerts

Police in Kano have arrested a female resident of Rijiyar Zaki Quarters who sends fake bank credit alerts to traders after taking their goods.This is contained in a statement issued in Kano ...

Lagos electricity worker falls from pole while disconnecting community

An Ikeja Electric worker identified simply as Tunde has been hospitalised after falling from a pole on Palace Way, Abule, Arepo, in the Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of Ogun State.It w...

Lagos DPO loses his official gun after allegedlly having s*x over night with his lover inside his office

A 29-year-old lady identified as Jennifer Madueke has been arrested by the Lagos state police command over a missing service pistol belonging to the Denton Divisional Police Officer, CSP Adegoke Ak...

BREAKING: Three kidnapped Obasanjo workers regain freedom in Ogun

The kidnappers of the three workers of the former President Olusegun Obasanjo have released them 48 hours after.The victims who were abducted by gunmen on Wednesday evening in the Obafemi-Ow...

Gastro-enteritis kills six Sokoto indigenes in Lagos –Official

The Sokoto State Government has confirmed the death of six indigenes of the state in Lagos as a result of Gastro-enteritis infections.A statement issued in Sokoto on Tuesday by the state Com...

Suspected Fulani herdsmen kill young man in Benue

Gunmen suspected to be Fulani herdsmen have killed a young man identified as Shagbaor Joseph Akwaya in Benue state. The deceased's brother, Linus Akwaya, who confirmed the i...

Hoodlum sneaks into Fed Govt Girls College in Enugu, attacks JSS 3 student

Fear has gripped the students and management of the  Federal Government Girls College, Lejja, Nsukka Local Government Area of Enugu State following a suspected attack on a JSS 3 student by yet...

Yahaya Bello condemns Sowore brother’s killing, commiserates with family

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has condemned the killing of Mr Olajide Sowore, younger brother of former Presidential candidate, Mr Omoyele Sowore.The younger Sowore was killed on Saturda...

BREAKING: Gunmen abduct Katsina lawmaker’s wife, children

Gunmen suspected to be bandits, on Saturday night, attacked the country home of a member of Katsina State House of Assembly representing Bakori Constituency, Dr. Ibrahim Kurami.The country h...

Identifying grazing routes key to ending herder-farmer crisis – Governor Bagudu

Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi state has said that identifying grazing routes in the country, is key to ending herder-farmer crisis.  Bagudu said this after Presid...

Ikpeazu’s security adviser calls for reduction of roadblocks

Special Adviser on Security to Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State, Capt. Awa Udensi (retd),has called for a reduction of roadblocks in the state, saying “they are intimidating”.Capt. Uden...

Police arrest two suspected kidnappers in FCT

The police in Abuja have arrested two suspected kidnappers in the Kwali area of the Federal Capital Territory.The command said Musa Mukailu, 18, and Damina Wali, 17, were nabbed on Wednesday...

Zamfara govt’s security measures not politically motivated –CP

Commissioner of Police in Zamfara, Mr Ayuba Elkana, on Sunday, said that the security measures recently taken by the state government was not politically motivated.The News Agency of Nigeria...

CAN President laments bad governance at OAIC leadership retreat

National President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Dr Supo Ayokunle has argued political leadership has failed the nation.Nigeria, he said, has been so badly governed over the ...

Kaduna: When a military fortress becomes the playground of bandits

The irony is unnerving and incomprehensible. What should be clearly taken as a fortress has been reduced to a playground for criminals, bandits and terrorists! Kaduna State represents a worrisome c...

Jos Killings: We’re still traumatized —Evacuated Lagos Unijos students speak

About 64 trapped students of Lagos residents studying in University of Jos, Plateau State, who arrived Lagos from Jos, on Friday, following recent killings in the state, have lamented that they wer...

Glory Okolie: Assaulted Motorcyclist Rearrested, Whereabouts Unknown After Exposing Atrocities Of Suspended Abba Kyari-led Police Team

Efforts by the family members to secure the bail of their daughter, however, proved abortive.A commercial motorcylist who was recently released from detention by the Intelligence Response Te...