Tuesday, May 11, 2021



Presidency confirms there was “foolish attempt” to burgle Chief of Staff Gambari’s residence

The presidency has confirmed that there was an attempt to burgle the residence of Ibrahim Gambari, the chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. Presidential...

Kidnapping: Unilorin boosts security across campus

Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Unilorin, says the institution has adopted proactive measures to prevent untoward security breaches.

Nigerian govt to partner Chinese govt on security

The Federal Government will partner the Chinese Government in addressing security challenges facing the country, Minister of Police Affairs, Mohammad Dingyadi, has said.

Lagos Airport security returns lost bag containing N2.35m to passenger

The Aviation Security, AVSEC, personnel at the Murtala Muhammed Airport Terminal two, MMA2, has returned a bag containing N2.35 million and other vital documents to Uyo-bound passenger, George Etuk.

Ganduje inaugurates 704 special constabularies in Kano

A total of 704 people from the 44 local government areas of Kano State selected to serve under the community policing initiative, have completed...

Ganduje names proposed N9bn Kano 3-level flyover after Buhari

The governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, says the state government has earmarked N9 billion for the construction of three-level flyover project to be...

Bandits killed 937, kidnapped 1,972 in 2020 in Kaduna – Commissioner

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Wednesday received the Kaduna State 2020 Annual Security Report, in which 937 people were said to have been killed by bandits and 1,972 kidnapped within the period.

Insecurity: El-Rufai to install CCTV, deploy drones for surveillance in Kaduna

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has disclosed that a Closed-Circuit Television, CCTV, network is being deployed in the metropolis to help security agencies secure the state better.

NCC speaks on plans to disconnect millions of telephone subscribers over NIN

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has cleared the air on speculations of impending mass disconnection of telephone subscribers.

Lekki: Amnesty Int’l accuses Nigerian govt of attempts to cover up shootings

Amnesty International has accused the Nigerian Government of making moves to cover up the Lekki Toll Gate shootings.

Baby tests positive for coronavirus hours after birth in China

A Chinese baby has been diagnosed with coronavirus just 30 hours after a woman who had tested positive for the deadly disease gave birth in the epicenter city of Wuhan, according to state media.

Reps move to give NSCDC right to manage CCTVs

The House of Representatives on Wednesday commenced public hearing on a Bill to empower Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, to control Close...

Reps hold public hearing on Bill to empower NSCDC manage CCTV

The House of Representatives on Wednesday commenced public hearing on a Bill to empower Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, to control Close...

JAMB to watch CCTV footage on exam cheats

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, is to watch the recordings of proceedings in its Closed Circuit Camera Televisions, CCTVs, during the just-concluded...

Senior lawyer corroborates Wike, says Buhari’s minister owns EFCC’s mystery $43m

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mike Ozekhome, has corroborated the claims of Rivers State governor, Rotimi Amaechi, that the £43million found in an apartment...

Nigerian diplomat’s son jailed for rape, murder in Scotland

A Scottish court on Friday sentenced the son of a Nigerian diplomat to life imprisonment after raping and murdering a sex worker. According to reports,...

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