Category: Security

Police parade 93 suspected kidnappers on Kaduna-Abuja road

The Police yesterday paraded 93 suspected kidnappers and armed robbers terrorising Niger, Katsina and Kaduna states, especially on the Kaduna-Abuja highway. It...

SERAP – Police most corrupt institution in Nigeria

A new public survey released today by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) reports high levels of corruption in public institutions in Nigeria for...

Gunmen attack INEC office, kill DPO, 3 officers

Gunmen have attacked the Divisional Police Command at Afuze, headquarters of the Owan-East Local Government Area of Edo, killing the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) and...

14 killed by Boko Haram

At least 14 people were killed when Boko Haram jihadists attacked loggers in northeastern Nigeria, members of a militia force told AFP Wednesday. The group came under...

Ishaya Chonoko of NEMA denies calling governor `liar’ over Kajuru killings

Mr Ishaya Chonoko, North-West Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), has dismissed a media report in which he was quoted as denying that the...

Police – We can’t investigate stealing of pants for juju

Nigeria Police Force says it cannot investigate the stealing of pants for spiritual reasons because there is no evidence. The Force Public Relations Officer, Mr. Frank...

Huawei threatens US national security – FBI

The United States has filed criminal charges against Huawei, escalating its fight against the Chinese tech giant and potentially complicating efforts by Washington and...

IG orders immediate reorganisation of FSARS

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has decentralised the operations of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, which was earlier centralised by his...

Shettima weeps over Boko Haram resurgence

Governor Kashim Shettima wept yesterday when he led elders of Borno State to meet President Muhammadu Buhari over the Boko Haram crisis. He arrived at the Presidential...

Nigerian military criticised for Daily Trust newspaper raid

Nigeria‘s military was on Monday accused of attacking press freedom after troops raided a newspaper for publishing a front-page story about its handling of the Boko...