Tags : Border

Suspected Boko Haram Insurgents Attack Yobe Community Again

Suspected gunmen have again reportedly attacked Kanamma, Headquarter of Yunusari Local Government Council of Yobe State. This comes barely one week after suspected Boko Haram insurgents invaded the Geidam community, displacing over 6,000 residents, the Thursday night. Spokesman of the Nigeria Police Force in the State, ASP Dungus Abdulkarim, who confirmed this to Journalists added […]

“Border Closure Not Reason For Maltreatment Of Nigerian Traders In

The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Ms. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has denied that Nigeria’s decision to close its borders prompted Ghanaian authorities to clamp down on Nigerian traders working in the West African nation. Channels TV reports that hundreds of shops belonging to Nigerians have been closed in Ghana, prompting calls from some […]

Border Closure: Immigration Operatives Intercept Seven Cameroonians In Cross River

Officials of the Nigerian Immigration Service have intercepted seven Cameroonians along Ikot Obong Creek in Akpabuyo Local Government area of Cross River State. According to a statement signed by the Public Relations Officer for Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service, DCI James Sunday, the Cameroonians were caught while attempting to enter the country in a […]

Jigawa Opens Border To Kano, Bauchi; Says It Is Left

The Jigawa State Government has said it now has only one active Coronavirus case in its isolation centres after 316 other patients recovered. The State Governor, Mr Badaru Abubakar, confirmed this in a press briefing at the State House in Dutse, the State capital, on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Governor Abubakar also said his Government […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt Vows To Secure Boundaries To Halt Inter–State

Oyo State Government has expressed its readiness to halt the influx of people into the State from other States of the Federation to further prevent the spread COVID-19. The Information and Risk Communication Sub-Committee of the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force stated this on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, during a sensitization campaign in border towns […]

COVID-19: Oyo Govt To Make Security Agents At Border Points

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has embarked on an inspection tour to the State’s borders with neighbouring States, declaring that the State Government will make Security Officers manning the border points comfortable. The Governor also stated that the State will ensure strict compliance with the inter-State lockdown order agreed upon by Governors of the […]

COVID-19: S-West States Entry Points To Be Closed, As Governors

The Entry Points of the six South-West States will be closed forthwith to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. The South-West Governors Forum, comprising Oyo, Ogun, Ondo, Osun, Ekiti and Lagos States, resolved this during its virtual meeting held on Thursday, April 17, 2020. The Governors further agreed that wearing of nose masks will be […]

Nasarawa State Government Holds Expanded Security Meeting

The Nasarawa State Government today held an expanded security meeting presided over by Governor Abdullahi Sule. The meeting is necessitated by the resurgence of Farmer/Herder clashes which occurred last week at the Borders between the Nasarawa, Benue and Taraba States. Secretary to the Government, Mr Tijjani Ahmad Aliyu, who gave the preamble of the meeting […]