Amotekun: Gov. Makinde approves recruitment of 1,500 personnel

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Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo state, says he has signed a document for the immediate recruitment of 1,500 personnel to kick start the Southwest Security Network, codenamed, Amotekun, in Oyo state. Makinde made the disclosure on Tuesday, in Ibadan, during the post-protest meeting held with representatives of Youths, Artisans, commercial motorcycle operators and Taxi drivers. […]

Troops eliminate 38 bandits, arrest 198, rescue 108 victims in North West

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The Defence Headquarters says troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have eliminated 38 bandits, arrested 198 others and their collaborators as well as rescued 108 kidnapped victims in the North West. The Acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brig.-Gen. Benard Onyeuko, in a statement on Monday, said that the successes were recorded between Sept. 5 and Oct. […]

Southeast governors assure all of safety

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Chairman of the Southeast Governors Forum and governor of Ebonyi, Chief David Umahi, has assured all Nigerians that they would be safe in any part of the southeast geopolitical zone. Umahi made the declaration on Sunday while inspecting public property damaged by hoodlums at Okposi and Uburu communities of Ohaozara local government area of Ebonyi […]

#EndSARS protest: Buhari consults with former leaders via video conferencing

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President Muhammadu Buhari is currently presiding over a crucial virtual meeting with former Nigerian leaders at the Council Chamber of the State House, Abuja. The former leaders participating virtually from their homes include Gen. Yakubu Gowon, Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida, Abdulsalami Abubakar, Goodluck Jonathan and Earnest Shonekan. Those physically present at the Council Chambers with […]

Military decimates another ISWAP training camp in Borno – DHQ

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The Defence Headquartres says the sustained air strikes against terrorists’ elements in the North East have destroyed another camp of Islamic States of West Africa Province (ISWAP) in Borno. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja. Enenche said the ISWAP training camp that was destroyed […]

Buhari inaugurates NPF Pensions House, reiterates commitment to welfare of Police Officers

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated  the multi-billion naira NPF Pensions House, Abuja, with an assurance that his administration would continue to support and enhance the welfare of the personnel of the Nigerian Police Force. The president, who virtually inaugurated the new Head Office Building of Nigerian Police Fund Pensions Ltd in Abuja, lauded the […]

Stop instigating youths for #EndSARS protest – FG admonishes leaders

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The Federal Government on Monday admonished political, religious, traditional and opinion leaders to stop instigating youths for EndSARS protests so as to avert anarchy. “Leaders should stop instigating the protests because that could lead to anarchy,” information and culture minister Lai Mohammed said on Monday in Abuja. The minister, who spoke specifically on the EndSARS […]