Tag: Raid

THISDAY disowns a journalist fingered in raiding Justice Mary Odili’s home

THISDAY Newspapers has disowned a journalist, Stanley Nkwazema, who was paraded alongside others for allegedly raiding the home of Supreme Court Judge, Justice Mary Odili. The newspaper said this in a statement on Thursday titled, ‘Disclaimer: Stanley Nkwazema is Not Our Staff/Contributing Editor’. In the statement which was signed by its[Read More…]

My House Has Been Raided 4 Times In 6 Months – Former Vice President, Namadi Sambo

Former vice-president Namadi Sambo says the security operatives who raided his home at 1, Alimi road, GRA, Kaduna are desperate and are on a “fault-finding mission”. He also said his house has been searched four times “in six months”. On Wednesday, heavily armed operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and[Read More…]

Army Raids Gombe Hotel in Search of Hiding Boko Haram Terrorists

The Army has confirmed that it carried out a raid of Gombe International Hotel on suspicions that Boko Haram terrorists from Chad and Niger were there. Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday. “…based on tip-off on the presence of foreign elements of Boko[Read More…]

Security Agents Raid Jonathan’s Brother’s House

Security operatives on Wednesday raided the Abuja residence of a man identified as a brother to the former First Lady, Patience Jonathan. The house is located in Maitama, in the nation’s capital city. Although the spokesperson for the Police has not confirmed the incident, there were reports that police officers[Read More…]

300 Boko Haram Members Killed

The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadiq Abubakar on Monday has said that about 300 Boko Haram members were killed by the Nigerian Air Force. Abubakar said this while addressing men of the Nigerian Air Force involved in anti-insurgency operations in the North East in Maiduguri shortly after[Read More…]

Breaking: In Kano, DSS Raid ISIS Training Cells

The Department of Security Service (DSS) has busted ISIS training Cells in Kano and arrested five persons on their way to Libya and other Africa States. The State Director of DSS, Abdullahi Bello Chiranchi, said that the arrest was a significant break through at frustrating move by terrorist blocking from[Read More…]

EFCC Officials Raided Raymond Dokpesi’s Abuja Home For An Hour [Photos]

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission officials yesterday raided the Abuja home of Chairman of Daar Communications, Raymond Dokpesi who is being interrogated for his alleged connection in the $2.1 billion arms deal scandal. The search lasted over an hour. Speaking to newsmen after the search, Dokpesi said. “Its a[Read More…]

SSS Reveals APC Captured Individuals 18 Times With Different Names, Addresses After Raid At Data Center

PRESS STATEMENT A petition alleging that cloning activities of INEC Permanent Voters Card (PVC) by some unscrupulous persons with intent to hack into INEC data base, corrupt it and replace them with their own data was ongoing at No. 10 Bola Ajibola Street, off community Avenue, Allen Avenue, Ikeja LGA,[Read More…]