Thursday, 8 December 2016

Boko Haram Remains a Threat Despite Losing Territory - UN Envoy

The United Nation's envoy for Central Africa says a multinational regional force has reclaimed much of the territory controlled by Boko Haram in the Lake Chad Basin but the extremist group remains a serious threat to regional stability.

Wednesday, 7 December 2016

South-East Nigeria "Operation Python Dance" Dedicated Emergency Telephone Numbers

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday released telephone numbers for information relating to its Operation Python Dance in the South-East region.

Countering Violent Extremism: Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, and YouTube Collaborate to Remove ‘Terrorism Content’

Social media giants -  Facebook, Twitter Microsoft, and YouTube are collaborating on a project to counter violent extremism by limiting the spread of terrorist content online and on social media.

Terror Alert! Terrorists Implant Bombs Inside Quran

Quran laced with Bomb
Alwaght- ISIS terrorists implant bombs inside Islam’s holy book of Quran and leave them behind to explode in case of movement

Nigerian Military, Police And Civilian JTF Personnel Indicted in IDPs Sex Scandal

IDPs in NE Nigeria
Some Nigerian military, police, and Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) personnel and others have been reportedly implicated in the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs camp sex scandal in North East Nigeria.
The policemen and CJTF suspects have been arrested. The Army and the Air Force are expected to surrender their implicated men, Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris said yesterday.

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Governor Ambode Ups Death Insurance Policy of Police Officers Serving in Lagos To N10m

Governor Ambode
The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday announced an increment to the death insurance benefit for police officers who die in active service to the State to N10 million, saying that his administration would stop at nothing to ensure the safety of all citizens in the State.

Nigerian Government Bans Importation of Vehicles Through Land Borders

The federal government of Nigeria has prohibited the importation of vehicles, new and old, through land borders.

Kidnappers Murder Dangote’s Senior Strategist, Discard Body In Gutter

A senior strategist with Dangote Industries Limited, Mr. Istifanus Bello Gurama, who was reportedly kidnapped three weeks ago, has been murdered.

Sunday, 4 December 2016

Road Safety: FRSC To Commence Enforcement of Speed-limiting Device January 1, 2017

The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has vowed to commence aggressive enforcement of the speed limiting device on all vehicles across Nigeria by January 1, 2017.

Friday, 2 December 2016

Gunmen Kidnap Wife of Zonal Bank Manager in Markurdi, Benue State

There is no gainsaying the fact that kidnapping is proving to be one of the commonest crimes in Nigeria. Gumen this morning reportedly kidnapped one  Mrs. Jill Iyuadoo Tor-Agbidye, wife of Mr Achia Tor Agbidye, the Zonal Manager of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), at their residence at New GRA along Abu King Shuluwa road in Makurdi, Benue State.

Herdsmen Attack Abia Communities

BARELY three weeks after a community in Arochukwu council of Abia State was invaded and attacked by Fulani herdsmen, another community, Ozu Item in Bende council was again attacked with scores of farmers sustaining life threatening injuries.

Thursday, 1 December 2016

World AIDS Day: 72, 000 Adolescents in Lagos, 5000 IDPs in Borno Infected With HIV/AIDS

Today, Thursday 1st December, 2016, is World AIDS Day. In a forum to mark the event, the Chief Executive Officer of the Lagos State AIDS Control Agency, Mr. Oluseyi Temowo, said that about 72,000 adolescents are living with HIV in Lagos State.

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Gunmen Kill Four Miners, Including A Chinese In Nasarawa State, North-Central Nigeria

Gunmen on Monday ambushed and killed four workers of a mining company, including a Chinese at Alongani village in Nasarawa Eggon Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, North-Central Nigeria.

Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Lagos State House of Assembly Okays Death Penalty for Kidnappers

The Lagos State House of Assembly yesterday approved death sentence for kidnappers, if their victims die in captivity.

Nigerian Army Launch 'Operation Python Dance' in South East Nigeria To Tackle Biafra Secessionists

The Nigerian Army on Monday launched ‘Operation Python Dance’ in South East Nigeria and warned secessionist groups against acts capable of threatening the nation’s sovereignty.