Home / Security Report

Security Report

Dickson boosts Bayelsa security with patrol vehicles, declares total war on criminals

  The Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson on Wednesday announced the donation of patrol vehicles to the state-owned security outfit, “Operation Doo Akpo” to enhance their operations, towards improving on the prevailing peace and stability. Governor Dickson, who addressed operatives of the security outfit during a ‘Show of Force’ …

Read More »

FRSC Corps Marshal decries incessant attacks on personnel, says enough is enough

The Corps Marshal, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi, has condemned the unprovoked attacks and molestation of operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, on the highways and vowed to prosecute all those involved.  According to Bisi Kazeem, Corps Public Education Officer, FRSC, the Corps Marshal’s response came  on the heels of the recent shooting of two …

Read More »

Maritime security: Collaborations with security agencies the way to go – Dr. Dakuku; Army is ready, says 81 Div. GOC

The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stressed the strategic importance of security agencies to the achievement of safe and secure shipping and a viable and vibrant maritime sector for the country’s benefits. The Director General, who stated this while playing …

Read More »

Navy impounds 5 vessels, 2 metallic barges laden with 1,690 tons of diesel in Rivers; Arrests 97 crew members

CHINEDU WOSU, PORT HARCOURT In a bid to curb illegal economic crimes in the nation’s waterways, the Nigerian Navy has impounded five vessels and two metallic barges illegally transporting one thousand six hundred and ninety metric tons of diesels, in an operation in Rivers state. Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval …

Read More »

Ambode suspends Baale of Shangisha for faking kidnap …As Police parade monarch, brother ..Says plot intended to embarrass Lagos Govt, security agencies

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday approved the immediate suspension of the Baale of Shangisha in Magodo, Chief Yusuf Ogundare for faking his kidnap which allegedly took place on July 5 along Center for Management Development (CMD) Road in Ikosi-Isheri Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of the State. …

Read More »

Evans, suspected billionaire kidnapper still in custody – Police PRO

  The Nigeria Police has denied a news story that Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans, has disappeared. A statement by CSP Jimoh Moshood, Force Public Relations Officer,said that the suspect “is intact in Police Custody, investigation into all the crimes he has committed which include several kidnappings; armed robbery and murder …

Read More »

Involvement of military in Police duties in peace time alarming – Dogara; Insists: Security agencies must account for funds released to them

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara,  has said with the  deployment of the Armed Forces to more than 28 States of the Federation in peacetime, Nigeria is effectively permanently in a state of emergency. This is just as he added that rather than complement civil authorities …

Read More »