Security

NSCDC Did Not Tamper With Personnel Salaries – Official

NSCDC Did Not Tamper With Personnel Salaries – Official

Security February 9, 2020 at 3:50 pm 0 comments

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), has denied allegations that it tampered with the January salaries of its personnel
The denial is contained in a statement by the outfit’s spokesman, Mr Emmanuel Okeh, a copy of which was made available

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Middle-belt Asks Governors To Create Own ‘Amotekun’

Middle-belt Asks Governors To Create Own ‘Amotekun’

Security January 25, 2020 at 1:50 pm 0 comments

The Middle Belt Forum has asked governors in the North-Central geo-political zone and two others in the North-East to create a security network similar to Amotekun in the region.
President of the forum, Pogu Bitrus, made this known in a statement on Saturday.
According to the group, this will prevent

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House of Assembly promises support for Amotekun

House of Assembly promises support for Amotekun

Security January 24, 2020 at 2:13 pm 0 comments

The Speakers of Houses of Assembly in the South West Zone have pledged to provide legislative support for Amotekun, the security initiative conceived by governors in the region.
The Speakers pledged in a communique issued on Friday by the Chairman, Conference of Speakers of South West States Legislature, Mr. Bamidele

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Amotekun: Osinbajo, governors meet in Aso Rock

Amotekun: Osinbajo, governors meet in Aso Rock

Security January 23, 2020 at 6:42 pm 0 comments

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday met behind closed -doors with the South West Governors at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The meeting started immediately after the expanded National Economic Council (NEC) meeting presided over by the Vice President at the Conference Hall, Presidential Villa.
Osinbajo’s meeting with the governors it

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Bola Tinubu Gives His Opinion on Amotekun (FULL STATEMENT)

Bola Tinubu Gives His Opinion on Amotekun (FULL STATEMENT)

Security January 23, 2020 at 1:52 pm 0 comments

 
“Amotekun. This issue has dominated recent discourse and media headlines. Distilled to its basics, it concerns how best state governments can assist with the safety and security of their residents. This is a matter of serious concern entitled to sober thought. However, it has been turned into a political

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Bola Tinubu backs Amotekun

Security January 22, 2020 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), weighed in on the controversy around the establishment of the Western Nigeria Security Network, saying it has not endangered the foundation of the country.
It was his first reaction since the security outfit, with the code-name Amotekun was launched

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