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Boko Haram: Police deploys 2000 Mobile Police, Counter Terrorism Unit personnel, Sniffer Dog unit to North East for military duties  

The Inspector General of Police has deployed additional 2000 Police Mobile Force (PMF) and Counter Terrorism Units (CTU) Personnel of the Force and the Sniffer Dog Sections to the North East in the last few days for purely Military Duties to fight Boko Haram insurgency under the Operation Lafiya Dole. This …

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Boko Haram plans to attack Abuja – FCT Security Chief; Army confirms insurgents use drone, foreign fighters

The Director, Security Services, Federal Capital Territory Administration, FCTA, Abuja, Nigeria, Mohammed M. Mohammed has warned that Boko Haram insurgents are planning to attack the Federal Capital, Abuja, Nigeria. This is as the Nigerian Army has formally confirmed that  the insurgents have resorted to the use of drones and foreign …

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After Metele attack, Nigerian War Helicopters strike Boko Haram targets …. Attackers speak foreign languages

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has responded with heavy airstrikes directed at Boko Haram terrorists’ locations and vehicles after about one hundred soldiers were killed in a coordinated attack on a military base in Metele village of Guzamala Local Government Area, Borno State. A top military intelligence officer told PRNigeria …

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Security operatives rescue American abducted in Lagos …Suspect raped victim, seized Int’l Passport, Credit Cards …I didn’t rape her, she asked me for sex, suspect claims

 The Department of State Security (DSS) on Monday rescued an American citizen, Tawanda Lynn Jackson who was held hostage by one Mathew Adedoyin, her acquaintance whom she had met on social media.  Parading the prime suspect and his accomplice at the DSS Lagos Command, Director of the Command, Mrs. Betty …

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Nigeria will prevail over Boko Haram, President Buhari assures as Army releases 154 ex-insurgents into society 

  President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep shock over the killing of military personnel in Metele village of Borno State by Boko Haram terrorists, assuring at the same time that immediate measures are being taken to ensure that the loopholes which led to the fatalities are blocked once and for …

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Why Service Chiefs were at Buhari’s 2019 Next Level campaign launch – Presidency

Robert Awokuse The presidency has explained why Service Chiefs ‘partly’ graced the official opening of President Muhammadu Buhari’s  campaign kick off. The campaign team tagged ‘2019 Next Level’ was launched on Sunday and had Service Chiefs of the nation in attendance. Some service chiefs, including the Chief of Defence Staff, …

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President Buhari lauds Nigeria-India relations;  Attends Nigerian Airforce Air Power Seminar

The relationship between Nigeria and India is a worthy one, and mutually beneficial, President Muhammadu Buhari has said. Receiving the outgoing Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, His Excellency B.N Reddy, at a farewell audience in State House Monday, the President, according to a statement by Femi Adesina, his Special Adviser …

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Rivers State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Agency starts final stage of recruitment  

Following the directive of Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for the Rivers State Neighbourhood Safety Corps Agency ( RIVNESCA) to recruit quality operatives, the agency on Monday  commenced the final process of recruiting 3000 personnel. On Monday, thousands of shortlisted candidates gathered at the Sharks Stadium in Port Harcourt …

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Enugu is one of Nigeria’s most peaceful states – Smith, PSC Chairman; Says ‘Ugwuanyi deserves credit for securing Enugu’

The Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC), Alhaji Musiliu Smith, on Monday, stated that Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State deserves credit for running the state in a progressive, people-oriented and security-conscious manner. Alhaji Smith, who made the statement while delivering his keynote address at the opening ceremony of …

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Vigilante Service nabs killers of Niger Delta University in Yenagoa  …Perpetrators won’t go unpunished – State Govt  

The Bayelsa State Government has confirmed the arrest of two suspected killers of Miss Seieyefa Fred, who was gunned down by suspected cultists on robbery mission in Yenagoa on November 8, 2018. The Special Adviser to the Governor òf Bayelsa State on Security, Mr. Boss Spero-Jack, said that the two …

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Nigerian Navy commences Chase-Thief Operation in Niger Delta

The Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral David Adeniran has announced that the Eastern Naval Command will commence EXERCISE ANI-OFORIFORI meaning Chase Thief in Kalabari language. The Exercise, according to Thomas Otuji,  Commander, Command Information Officer, will hold at the Eastern Flank of Nigeria’s Maritime Environment from 15 – …

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Plateau State Police Command parade suspects in late Gen. Alkali’s disappearance, death

The Nigeria Police, Plateau State Command have paraded suspects in the alleged disappearance and death  of Major General Idris Mohammed Alkali Rtd. A statement by the Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Tyopev Mattias Terna on November 4, 2018 detailed the allegations against those paraded or levels of their involvement, stressing that those …

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British planes scramble to intercept suspected Russian jets

London, Oct.31,2018 (Reuters/NAN) British jets were scrambled to investigate suspected Russian fighter aircraft flying near United Kingdom airspace on Wednesday. “Typhoon fighters … were scrambled today as a precautionary measure against a potential incursion into UK area of interest by one or more unidentified aircraft,” a spokesman for the Ministry …

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