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Ondo Lawmakers Pass Anti-Open Grazing Bill Into Law

Lawmakers in the Ondo State House of Assembly have passed the anti-Open Grazing bill into law. The Bill, when signed into Law, would help to regulate security, rearing and grazing of livestock as well as establishment of Ranches. Violators of the Ondo anti-open grazing bill would be arrested and prosecuted by the Nigeria Police. Presenting […]

“Open Grazing, Biggest Threat To National Security” -Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Mr Femi Fani-Kayode, has warned that practice of open grazing could explode Nigeria if not addressed. The former Minister said this on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, while describing the practice of open grazing as the biggest threat to national security. I would be recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari had in […]

Heavy Security As Yoruba Nation Agitators Storm Ekiti

Yoruba Nation Activists thronged the popular Fajuyi Park in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State, for a rally organised by Socio-Political Group, Ilana Omo Oodua. There was heavy presence of security operatives including Police, Department of State Services and Amotekun Corps at the venue. The Security Operatives said they were at the venue to prevent the breakdown […]

NIGERIA IS DYING – MAILAFIA

Former CBN Governor, Development Economist, and Social Commentator, Dr.Obadiah Mailafia has blamed the Challenges of Leadership in Nigeria on the antics of powerful elements that ensure the perpetuation of a succession System whereby intellectual bereft and incompetent persons emerge as leaders to do the sole will of their Political Benefactors. He said the Political Party […]

Imo Prison/ Police Attacks: IGP Points At IPOB, ESN

Police authorities have stated that those who razed the Imo State Police Command Headquarters and freed inmates at the Nigerian Correctional Services Centre on Monday, April 5, 2021, were members of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and the Eastern Security Network (ESN). Inspector- General of Police, IGP Mohammed Adamu ordered the immediate deployment […]

Kaduna Security: Four People Killed, One Injured In Kajuru LGA

Four people have been killed and one person injured after bandits attacked some communities in Kajuru Local Government area of Kaduna State. According to the State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, the bandits first attacked Ungwan Sha’awa in the area where they killed one Ubangida Dogo in his house and […]

DSS Raises Alarm Over Plot To Incite Religious Violence, Attack

The Department of State Services (DSS) has raised an alarm about an alleged plot to incite religious violence across the country. In a statement on Monday, January 11, 2021, the DSS Public Relations Officer, Dr Peter Afunanya, disclosed that the plot was being sponsored by some persons in collaboration with external forces. According to Channels […]

Security: “We Raided Forests In Joint Operation With Vigilante, Fulanis”

The Commandant of Oyo State Security Network Agency, Operation Amotekun, Colonel Olayinka Olayanju (rtd), has said there were no clashes between his men and Fulani herdsmen in Ibarapa land and Oke-Ogun axes of Oyo State. The Commandant, who addressed Newsmen in Ibadan, said his men launched six operations in four Local Government areas, but that […]

“I Didn’t Say Gov’s Aides Are Behind Unrest In Ibadan”

The Commander of the Oyo State Security Network Agency also known as Amotekun, Colonel Olayinka Olayanju (rtd) has put a lie to a News story currently in circulation, which claimed that he (Olayanju) accused some aides to the Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, of being behind the unrest in Ibadan, the state capital. Col. […]

Schoolboys Abducted In Katsina Has Been Released

Hundreds of students abducted from a school in Kankara Local Government Area (LGA) of Katsina State have been released. The Katsina State Governor, Aminu Masari, confirmed the release of the students on Thursday, December 17, 2020, a week after they were kidnapped by gunmen. According to him, the boys are presently kept safe in Tsafe, […]