Tag: NSA

Insecurity: ‘Buhari is ready to make more changes if he is not satisfied’ – NSA

Nigeria’s National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno says President Muhammadu Buhari wants to solve the problem of insecurity before leaving office. Monguno spoke on Thursday after Buhari met with the security chiefs at the presidential villa, Abuja. He said: “It is evident that a lot of successes have been recorded. Large[Read More…]

Just in: National Security Adviser says there are no threats to Nigeria’s airports

The Office of the National Security Adviser (ONSA) has assured that there are no threats to the nation’s airport in any form. A leaked internal memo warning of the possibility of attack had caused panic among aviation workers and air travellers but ONSA on Thursday clarified that it was only[Read More…]

“Nigeria has been swindled,” – PDP reacts to missing funds approved for purchase of arms to fight terrorism

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alleged that Nigeria has been swindled by the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. The party said this while reacting to the revelation of the National Security Adviser (NSA), Gen. Babagana Monguno (rtd), that a huge amount of money approved for purchase of arms to[Read More…]

Missing funds can’t happen under the watch of Buhari – Presidency denies NSA

The Presidency has said no fund was missing under the watch of the immediate past service chiefs, adding that procurements have been made for military weapons but the arms were yet to be delivered. According to Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, missing funds[Read More…]

Money meant for arms purchase missing went missing under ex-service chiefs – NSA

The National Security Adviser to the President, Maj.-Gen Babagana Monguno (retd.), has revealed that money meant for the purchase of arms to strengthen the country’s anti-terror war got missing under the leadership of the ex-service chiefs. The NSA, in an interview with BBC Hausa on Friday, said, “No one knows[Read More…]

The National Security Adviser says protesters used social media to incite violence

The National Security Adviser, Maj. Gen. Babagana Monguno (retd.) says social media was used to disseminate subversive content to incite violence during the #EndSARS protests. Monguno, who spoke at the multi-stakeholders workshop for the validation of the draft national cybersecurity policy and strategy 2020, organized by his office in Abuja[Read More…]

“I am Ready for Trial” – Former NSA, Sambo Dasuki tells Buhari

The immediate past National Security Adviser (NSA), retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki has expressed gratitude to teeming well-wishers and other Nigerians who prayed and stood by him during his travails while he was in detention. He was released Tuesday evening by the Federal Government after spending four years in the custody[Read More…]

Ailing President Buhari, AGF, NSA Attend Jumat Service

President Muhammadu Buhari, joined by the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, the National Security Adviser, Mohammed Babagana Monguno, and other officials, is currently attending Friday’s Jumat service. This comes less than 48 hours after the President missed the Federal Executive Council Meeting for the third time since his[Read More…]

Dasuki Trial Put Off till January 25, 2017 …. Ex-DFA ONSA Hospitalised

  Less than one month after the demise of his father and former Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki, the Federal Government brought retired Colonel Sambo Dasuki, a former National Security Adviser before FCT High Court for trial in the alleged $2.1bn arm fund misappropriation but the trial was however[Read More…]

Fani-Kayode’s Life In Danger, Media Aide Says As He Slumps In EFCC Custody

Femi Fani-Kayode, former minister of aviation, on Saturday, slumped in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Jude Ndukwe, his media aide, has said. Fani-Kayode was re-arrested on Friday just as he stepped out of the federal high court, Ikoyi, Lagos, where he stood trial over his[Read More…]