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 […]

S/West Governors Launch Operation Amotekun; Say Outfit’s Mandate Not To

Governors of the South-West geopolitical zone have launched the Western Nigeria Security architecture codenamed “Operation Amotekun”, insisting that the security of lives and properties of the people in the zone remained paramount to them. The Governors also clarified that the new outfit would in no way hinder the Federal Security Agencies from performing their constitutionally-assigned […]

“Amotekun, A Confident Building Strategy Towards Ensuring Adequate Security in

SouthWest Governors, Traditional Rulers, and Yoruba Leaders gathered at Ibadan, Oyo State Capital, to launch the Western Nigeria Governors Forum Codenamed ‘Amotekun’. According to the SouthWest Governors, Operation Amotekun was established to ensure zero tolerance to crime in the region, as well as to provide adequate security for the people of the six States. Governor’s […]

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 […]

Presidency Urges Nigerians To Ignore Message Of Division By Terrorists

The Federal Government has asked Nigerians to continually remain united in their opposition to Boko Haram and the hatred for decency that the infamous group stands for. The Presidency in a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Garba Shehu, however, assured that the Security Forces will continually work […]

Kwara Government Demolishes Saraki’s Family Property In Ilorin

The Kwara State Government has demolished Dr Bukola Saraki’s family property popularly known as Ile Arugbo (old people’s home) in Ilorin, the State capital. The property was demolished early on Thursday morning, January 2, 2020, after Police dispersed protesters, including old women. Policemen, numbering about 50 were said to have gone to enforce the action […]