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NIN Registration: Nigerians Stranded As NIMC Workers Down Tools Nationwide

The ongoing National Identity Number (NIN) registration appears to be running into more troubled waters, as Nigerians who have turned up for the exercise have been left unattended at various registration centres. This is because workers at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) have embarked on strike across the country. Channels Television reports on Thursday, […]

Bandits Attack: 23 Vigilante Members Killed In Zamfara Village

At least 23 local vigilante members have been killed and several others injured when bandits attacked Ruwan-Tofa community in Zamfara State. The spokesman for Zamfara State Police Command, Mohammed Shehu, confirmed the incident on Monday, June 22, 2020. He noted that the security officials were killed during the attack carried out between Saturday, June 20, […]

Inter–State Lockdown: NSCDC In Oyo Intercept Truck With 70 Travellers

Inter–State Lockdown: Oyo NSCDC Arrests 70 Northerners Along Ogbomoso-Ilorin Expressway Seventy Northerners have been arrested by Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Ogbomoso Command. Speaking on the early Morning arrest of Wednesday, May 13, 2020, the Assistant Commandant, Mr Ademola Bello disclosed that his Officers arrested the people at Ogbomoso-Ilorin expressway. […]

COVID-19: Security Operatives Foil Attempted Jailbreak In Kaduna

Security operatives in Kaduna State have foiled an attempted jailbreak by some inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service in the State capital. This prompted operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Soldiers to block all roads leading to the correctional facility located along Independence Way. Following the incident which occurred at […]

NSCDC Deploys 250 Anti-Coronavirus Team In Rivers

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) at the weekend deployed 250 anti-coronavirus personnel to enforce compliance to all directives by the Rivers State Government against the spread of the pandemic. The state Commandant, NSCDC, Muktar Lawal, who spoke in Port Harcourt said the team comprised of specially selected and trained personnel of the […]

NSCDC Warns Travellers To Stop Moving With Cash

The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, Adamawa State Command, has appealed to Nigerians to stop moving around or travelling with huge sums of money, instead to embrace the cashless policy of the central bank of Nigeria. The State Commandant, Mr Abdullahi Nurudeen, made the appeal while parading four notorious armed robbery suspects terrorising travellers along […]

Indian Hemp Discovered By NSCDC In Anambra School Farm

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps reported it had discovered a large farm of Indian hemp inside a school compound in Anambra State. A 45-year-old man, Obi Okafor, suspected to be the owner of the farm, the corps, said had been arrested, on Tuesday, February 18, 2020. This was disclosed by the Anambra State […]

NSCDC Boss Direct Officers To Maintain Distance At Public Functions

The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) Abdullahi Muhammadu on Thursday, February 13, 2020, directed all officers who bare firearms to always maintain distance from the crowd during public functions. Muhammadu warned that the arm bearing officers should at all times keep a distance of at least 50 meters from […]

Imo Senatorial Candidate Shooting: NSCDC Speaks On Incident

The Commandant of the Imo State Nigeria Security and Civil Service Defence Corps, NSCDC, Mr Raji Ibrahim, has issued a query to a member of the Civil Defence, who allegedly shot dead a 2019 Action Alliance Senatorial candidate, Mr Ndubuisi Emenike, in Imo State. The NSCDC State Commandant who disclosed this on Monday, January 27, […]

Imo Senatorial Candidate Shot Dead By NSCDC Official

The Action Alliance (AA’s) candidate in the Imo North Senatorial District in the 2019 National Assembly election, Mr Ndubuisi Emenike has been shot dead. The Imo State Police Command confirmed the killing to Journalists on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Speaking on the issue, Police spokesman, Mr Orlando Ikeokwu told Journalists that Mr Emenike was shot […]