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Army dismisses ‘monkey pox’ vaccination rumor in Rivers… School owners shut schools …Parents rush to pick up children

  By David Jimoh Amusa Tijani, Port Harcourt The Nigerian Army has dismissed the rumour making the rounds that soldiers were going about forcefully injecting school children with monkey pox virus in Rivers state.   The spokesman of 6 Division, Nigerian Army, Col. Aminu Illiyasu, described the rumour as mischievous …

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Police denies extorting over N50 million, other valuables from ‘Evans;’ Sexually molesting girlfriend

  The Nigeria Police Force has denied media reports credited to Olukoya Ogungbeje, the lawyer representing Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike (popularly known as Evans),  accusing its personnel of extorting over N50 million, other valuables from his client and another report that Police is sexually molesting Evan’s girlfriend, Amaka Offor.” A statement by …

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Weak, underfunded security agencies cannot protect Nigeria, says Speaker Dogara; Assures: We’ll propose legislative, budgetary solutions to underfunding .. Urges Security agents to respect human rights of citizens

  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has said that weak and underfunded security agencies cannot live up to the task of protecting the country in the face of many security challenges. Hon Dogara therefore called for improved welfare for security agencies. This, he said, at the …

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‘Operation Crocodile Smile 11 is to stem pipeline vandalism, bunkering, kidnapping,’ says 16 Brigade Nigerian Army

CHINEDU WOSU, YENAGOA The 16 Brigade Nigerian Army has said that Operation Crocodile Smile 11 in the region is geared at stemming the tide of pipeline vandalism, illegal oil refineries/bunkering, kidnapping, cultism and other related crimes. The Command said in line with the Nigerian Army Training Directive for the year …

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Nigeria Police denies report of protest by personnel over non payment of salary

The Nigeria Police Force has denied reports that Police personnel are being owed salaries. A statement by CSP Jimoh O. Moshood,  Force Public Relations Officer, said that the report,  captioned “Nigeria Police Force Personnel Protest Non-payment of Salaries,” was incorrect and misleading. “The Force wishes to categorically state that salaries …

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Go into farming instead of unnecessary military exercises, Society charges Army…Counsels against Operation Crocodile Smile 2

  David T.J. Amusa, Port Harcourt The Chancellor of International Society for Social Justice and Human Rights (ISSJHR), Mr. Omenazu Jackson has enjoined the Nigerian Army to go into farming in order to contribute to the economic development of the country rather than embarking on provocative military exercises.   Speaking …

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