Category: Security

Militant group al-Shabaab has executed three people brutally in Somalia

Terror group al-Shabaab has executed a gay couple – The militants also executed a man they claimed was an Ethiopian spy Militant group al-Shabaab has executed...

Speed limiter: FRSC to commence enforcement on February 1 in Ebonyi

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Abakaliki on Monday advised vehicle operators in the state to install the speed-limiting devices in their vehicles, saying full...

Ivory Coast president says deal reached to end army mutiny

Ivory Coast’s president said a deal was reached Saturday to end a two-day army mutiny that renewed security concerns in the world’s top cocoa producer and Africa’s...

Yuletide: NSCDC deploys 2,000 security personnel in Niger

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed no fewer than 2,000 personnel to provide security during the forthcoming Christmas and New Year...

81 Kaduna motorists convicted for traffic offences

A mobile court in Kaduna has convicted 81 drivers for violating road traffic regulations during a special patrol by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC). Ibrahim Tanko,...

ICRC treats 90 bomb-blast victims in Maiduguri, Madagali

Surgical teams from the International Committee of the Red Cross has treated 90 people wounded in the Maiduguri and Madagali bomb blasts. The ICRC Health Coordinator in...

Why Buhari should not sign Peace Corps Bill

The Nigerian Senate recently passed the Nigerian Peace Corps Bill which was sponsored by Senate Leader, Mohammed Ali Ndume (APC-Borno), and first read at plenary on...

The military and its ‘Python Dance’ in South-East

‘All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances…’ – William Shakespeare The Nigerian Army is at...

Tension in S-East as MASSOB vows to stop Ofala, new yam festivals

The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, yesterday,warned traditional rulers in the south-east geopolitical zone to henceforth, jettison...

President Buhari congratulates UN Secretary-General designate

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the United Nations Secretary-General designate, António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres. In a statement made available to...