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#EndSARS: Sen. Omo-Agege condemns SARS atrocities, vows to fish out culprits

#EndSARS: Sen. Omo-Agege condemns SARS atrocities, vows to fish out culprits

Security October 4, 2020 at 7:25 pm 0 comments

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has condemned the activities of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).
He expressed concern over the incessant cases of extrajudicial killings, harassment, illegal arrest and extortion of defenceless citizens by some officials attached to

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Nigerian military destroys terrorist hideouts in Borno

Nigerian military destroys terrorist hideouts in Borno

Security October 3, 2020 at 3:19 pm 0 comments

The Defence Headquarters says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has again recorded appreciable success in their resolve to stem terrorists’ activities in the North East Zone.
The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, announced this in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
Enenche said the

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Buhari raises fears over slow rate of nuclear weapons’ elimination

Buhari raises fears over slow rate of nuclear weapons’ elimination

Security October 2, 2020 at 6:42 pm 0 comments

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday raised concerns over what he called slow pace by United Nations member states in eliminating the nuclear weapons in their possession.
He warned that trafficking in nuclear materials remains a potential threat to international peace and security.
According to a statement

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Amotekun can’t be under FG’s control – Makinde

Amotekun can’t be under FG’s control – Makinde

Security August 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has declared that the Oyo State Security Network also known as Operation Amotekun will not be under the control of the federal government.
Makinde who noted that the security outfit will be under the control of the state government maintained that security of lives

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Kebbi State: Gov. Bagudu issues warning to security groups to work more on surveillance

Kebbi State: Gov. Bagudu issues warning to security groups to work more on surveillance

Security August 21, 2020 at 8:17 am 0 comments

Kebbi State Government has issued a strong warning to security self help groups, locally known as “Yan-Sa-Kai” to work with constituted authorities on security surveillance and maintenance.

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu gave the warning this Wednesday during a forum convened to discuss the security situation in Zuru

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Oyo State: Gov Seyi Makinde Charges NPF To Rearrest Escapee Serial Killer

Oyo State: Gov Seyi Makinde Charges NPF To Rearrest Escapee Serial Killer

Security August 18, 2020 at 9:51 pm 0 comments

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde, on Tuesday charged the police in the state to ensure the rearrest of Sunday Shodipe, a notorious serial killer, who escaped from custody in Ibadan, the capital, on Saturday.
The governor gave the order in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa,

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