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Fuel Hike: “Police Won’t Allow Protest In Borno” CP

The Borno State Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Ndastu Aliyu, has said it will not condone any form of protest capable of sabotaging the Federal Government’s effort and also the peace in the State. The Command spokesman, DSP Edet Okon, issued this warning on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, adding that some groups are planning protests […]

Security: “No More Excuses” – Buhari Tells Service Chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari has charged the Service Chiefs to double their efforts in improving the security situation in the nation as excuses would no longer be tolerated. According to the National Security Adviser (NSA), Retired Major General Babagana Monguno, President Buhari charged the heads of the nation’s security agencies to do more to secure the […]

Oyo Govt Launches State Crime Alert System Application; Upgrades CCTV

Oyo State Government has launched State Crime Alert System Application and Upgraded the Camera Circuit Television, CCTV, Unit for emergency rescue Mission. The State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, while commissioning the project on Thursday, June 18, 2020, reiterated his administration’s commitment to protect the lives and properties of every citizen in the State. According to […]

Oyo Govt, Police Vow To Fish Out Killers Of Raped

Oyo State Government and the State Police Command have vowed to work harmoniously to ensure the arrest of killers of an 18-year-old student of Federal College of Animal Health and Production, Barakat Bello, who was raped and killed in Akinyele Local Government Area of the State and a pregnant woman, Azeezat Shomuyiwa, also killed around Moniya, […]

Oyo Approves Construction Of Four Ultra-Modern Bus Terminals

Oyo State Executive Council has approved the award of a contract for the construction of four Ultra-modern Bus Terminals to be located in Iwo Road, Challenge, New Ife Road and Ojoo. The State’s Commissioner for Public Works, Infrastructure and Transport, Prof. Raphael Afonja, who stated this on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, shortly after a meeting […]

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 […]

‘Stay Off Conflict Zones’, Army Tells International Organisations

The Nigerian Army has urged officials of the Medicine Sans Frontier (MSF), otherwise known as Doctors Without Borders, and other international groups to desist from visiting conflict zones in the country. The Chief of Army Policy and Plans, Lieutenant General Lamidi Adeosun, made the appeal at a meeting with members of the organisation on Friday, […]

Oyo Frowns At Shoddy Job On FGN-UBEC/OYOSUBEB Intervention Project

The Oyo State Government has decried the poor quality of job executed by the contractor handling the 2017 FGN-UBEC/OYOSUBEB intervention project at Celestial Church of Christ High School, Ibadan. The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board, Dr Nureni Adeniran expressed this dissatisfaction during an on-the-spot inspection to sites of the projects in Ibadan […]

Operation Amotekun: Makinde Visits IGP Over Unrest In Oyo

The Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has met with the Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, at the force headquarters, Abuja, over the Southwest security outfit codenamed ‘Operation Amotekun’, as well as the raging Local Government crisis in the State. Speaking to Journalists after the meeting on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, Governor Makinde explained that […]

“Sack All Security Chiefs,” CAN Tells Buhari

Following the recent killing of Reverend Lawan Andimi by Boko Haram terrorists, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to sack all his Security Chiefs.  The President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), His Eminence Revd Dr Samson Ayokunle in a communique on Thursday, January 23, 2020, asked why the Service […]