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Nigerian Army Boosts Capacity; As 600 Officers Receive Special Training Course Abroad

By Chris Nomjov The Nigerian Army has expressed it’s readiness to continue to improve the Force to serve and protect the integrity of the country, by seeking ways of improving it’s capacity. One of such ways is the Special Training Courses for army officers. Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen.[Read More…]

Police In Ebonyi Quiz PDP Aspirant For Allegedly Commiting Murder

Police in Ebonyi state have arrested 38 year old Chidi Ejem, a PDP House of Assembly candidate in Ebonyi State over a murder case. According to the States Police spokesperson, Chris Anyanwu, over the weekend, hoodlums attacked some Labor Party supporters in the state and in the process killed one[Read More…]

Arik Air Advocates For Additional Armed Officers To Enhance Airport Security

Arik Air has called on the Federal Government to deploy more armed policemen at the nation’s airports to tighten security in view of the growing terror threats in the country and the world at large. Arik Air made this known at the weekend when the new Commissioner of Police, Airports[Read More…]

Ondo Police Command Distance Self From Planned Strike Action; As Traders Back Buhari

By Chris Nomjov Policemen in Ondo State, Saturday, disassociated themselves from the rumours that police officers are planning to embark on strike over poor welfare package. The officers, who spoke at a briefing by the Commissioner of Police, Isaac Eke, also passed a vote of confidence on the Inspector General[Read More…]

“ISIS Now Recruiting Young Nigerians Via Social Media” – Mike Omeri Cautions

The Coordinator of the National Information Centre, Mr. Mike Omeri, has stated that the blood-thirsty Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, (ISIS), is currently using the social media to radicalize and recruit Nigerian youths, particularly those who come from a wealthy background. Omeri, disclosed this on Thurday during a press[Read More…]

Gunmen Abduct Missionary In Kogi

An American lady working as a Christian missionary in Kogi State, Rev. Phyllis Sortor has been abducted by unknown gunmen. Sortor was kidnapped overnight on Monday, Reuters reported quoting the website of the Free Methodist Church and a security source on Tuesday. “Early this morning we received a report that[Read More…]

Amaechi’s Aide Abducted By Gunmen

By Chris Nomjov Rivers State Governor, Rotimi Amaechi is sweating over the whereabouts of his aide, Mr. Freddie Ndigbara; who was abducted by unknown gunmen, at an APC rally, in one on the local governments in the state. Ndigbara, who is an anchorman to Governor Rotimi Amaechi events inside and[Read More…]

“My Men Will Kill In Self Defence” – Mbu Defiant

By Chris Nomjov Despite the caution advised by his superior, the Inspector General of Police and several other groups, that condemned his violent charge on police officers; controversial Assistant Inspector-General of Police in charge of Zone 2, Lagos, Mr. Joseph Mbu, has remained defiant, that, policemen under his command can[Read More…]

New Kogi Police Chief Pledges Zero Tolerance To Electoral Violence

The new Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Samuel Ogunjemilusi, has pledged to provide security to the people of the state before, during, and after elections in the state. Ogunjemilusi, who disclosed this while speaking with journalists in his office in Lokoja, shortly after assuming office, stated that the police under[Read More…]

Kano Police Repel Boko Haram Attack

Kano State Police has confirmed that it repelled an attack by suspected terrorist group, Boko Haram, in late hours of Saturday at Kibiya local government area of the state. In the late hours of Saturday, 14th February, NewsWireNgr reported of an ongoing Boko Haram attack in the ancient city of[Read More…]