Suspected Boko Haram insurgents on Saturday night attacked Mairari and Femari communities in Konduga Local Government Area of Borno. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the insurgents attacked the communities at about 8:30 p.m; killed one person, set houses ablaze and carted away food items. The attack came barely 12 hours after the […]
In what appears to be a twist to the siege on the National Assembly by security operatives on Tuesday, the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has sacked the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Daura. The DSS and the Police had locked down the National Assembly on Tuesday, even as the Senate leadership had […]
The lead counsel to alleged kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike a.k.a. Evans, Olukoya Ogungbeje, has withdrawn from the case which is currently before the Lagos State High Court.
Dangerous threat to Nigeria’s security by lack of effective patrol of its international borders heightened yesterday, as 35 Artillery Brigade of 81 Division Nigerian Army intercepted 300,000 live cartridges smuggled into Nigeria through Benin Republic border.
As usual, the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris was conspicuously absent when security heads were admitted into the senate chambers during plenary on Wednesday to brief the Lawmakers on the proliferation of dangerous firearms, the spate of killings by terrorists and kidnapping by hoodlums across the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday publicly blamed former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi who was killed seven years ago for the ongoing killings across central Nigeria.