NSCDC establishes female squad to tackle insecurity

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has established a Female Squad whose primary responsibility will be to enhance security in schools susceptible to bandits’ attack. The NSCDC Commandant-General, Ahmed Audi, disclosed this at the passing out parade of personnel of the squad at the corps training College in Katsina today May 21.   “Female […]

National Security: Buhari presides over security meeting at Aso Villa

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), is currently presiding over a security meeting at the State House In Abuja. The meeting which is holding at the First Lady’s Conference Room is a continuation of last Friday’s meeting adjourned for today. Present at the meeting is the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo; Chief of Staff to […]

Peace& Security: We’ll no longer tolerate religious and political leaders threatening national peace — DSS

The Department of State Services (DSS) has warned individuals and groups whose utterances and actions threaten the peace and sovereignty of the country. Public Relations Officer, DSS National Headquarters, Abuja, Dr Peter Afunanya, in a statement on Sunday, May 2, said, “The Department of State Services (DSS) hereby condemns the unsavoury statements by misguided elements […]

Breaking: Army Cautions Sheikh Gumi And Other ‘Opinion Merchants’

The Nigerian Army has cautioned respected Islamic scholar, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi and other “opinion merchants” in the country on their utterances around issues bordering on national security and the Army. The Army debunked Gumi’s statements to bandits recently that Christian soldiers were the ones killing the bandits, saying the Army does not deploy troops along […]

Zamfara: All Boarding Schools To Remain Shut Until… – Matawalle

All boarding schools in Zamfara State have been shut down by the state government following the abduction of 317 schoolgirls of Government Girls Secondary School, Jangebe. Governor Bello Matawalle, in a press briefing at the Government House Gusau on Friday, said the schools must remain shit until the security situation improves in the state. He […]

Herdsmen: Ogun State Government Begs Sunday Igboho For Help

Ogun State Government Has Begged Sunday Igboho, others For Help in dealing with security challenges in the state.   Gistongist reports that Remmy Hazzan, Special Adviser on Public Communications to Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, says popular Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, well known as Sunday Igboho, is welcome in the state.   Hazzan was […]

Gunman Arrested At Washington Security Checkpoint

A man with a loaded handgun and more than 500 rounds of ammunition has been arrested in Washington at a security checkpoint near the US Capitol, authorities said. Wesley Allen Beeler, of Virginia, had driven to a checkpoint on Friday evening and tried to use a phoney credential to access the restricted area where President-elect […]

21,296 criminal suspects Have Been Arrested Few Days Into 2021 – Mohammed Adamu

Few days into 2021, the Nigerian Police Force is already making a huge progress in beefing up the security of lives and property.     Recently revealing that the Nigeria Police Force is unrelenting in its efforts to keep Nigerians safe in 2021, Police boss, Mohammed Adamu speaks on the criminals arrested already.     In […]

Security: 1,250 Police Constables Deployed In Lagos

The Police Command in Lagos State has deployed one thousand, two hundred and fifty Special Constables to boost security in different parts of the State.   The Constabulary is the result of various dialogues on community policing between stakeholders and the Inspector-General of Police, IGP Muhammed Adamu, to complement the efforts of the Nigeria Police in combating crime and […]

Popular Balogun Market Remain Shutdown, See Why

The Caretaker Management Committee of Balogun market, Lagos Trade Fair Complex, has shifted its resumption, earlier scheduled for Jan. 4, to Jan. 11, for security reasons, the Secretary of the committee, Mr Leonard Ogbonnia has said.   Mr. Ogbonnia said in a statement on Sunday, in Lagos, that it would be risky to reopen the […]