Agian, Hoodlums unleash mayhem in Plateau community, 20 reported killed Twenty persons have reportedly been killed in yet another attack in Bassa local government area of Plateau state. A source said the attack occurred in Miango district of the area on Monday morning. But Spokesman of the state police command, Tyopev Terna could not confirm the incident. “I am not aware of this attack....... read more
Pandemonium as attack on Plateau villages condemn six to death The Plateau Police Command have confirmed six persons dead and five others injured in a Saturday night attack on Taagbe, a village in Bassa Local Government Area. Its Public Relations Officer, Terna Tyopev, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Jos that the attackers, who invaded the village at 12...... read more
BREAKING: PSC overrules IGP, removes Lagos, Kogi police commissioners *Status quo remains -Command Hqs Bad news came the way of new Commissioner of Police of Lagos, Imohini Edgal and his Kogi State counterpart, Ali Janja, as their appointments, have been reversed by the Police Service Commission (PSC), the body with the highest on authority on police welfare in Nigeria. Though they were appointed in acting...... read more
Troop raid Nnamdi Kanu's house 'in search of technical items' Soldiers of the Nigerian army on Sunday raided the home of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). It is the second time Kanu’s house would be raided by security operatives in less than one month. The premises was first raided in September. According to the younger brother of...... read more
Senator Misau launches fresh attack on Police IG, accuses him of sleeping with Female Officers The Senator representing Bauchi Central Senatorial District, Hamman Misau, has opened a can worms against the Inspector General of Police, Idris Kpotun Ibrahim. Raising through order 43, Misau a former Police officer explained that he was attacked by the Inspector General of Police because he revealed corrupt activities under the current...... read more
Gunmen whisk-away top Police Officer, Catholic priest An Assistant Commissioner of police identified as ACP Emmanuel, serving in Gusau, Zamfara State has been abducted while traveling with members of his family along the Birnin-Gwari –Funtua road on Wednesday.   The police boss and three members of his family were said to be travelling in a Hi-lux van when...... read more
Imported illegal arms: Reps wade in, summon Customs Comptroller-General The house of representatives has summoned Hameed Ali, comptroller-general of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), and Lawal Daura, director-general of the Department of States Services (DSS) over the illegal importation of firearms. The lower legislative chamber also called on the NCS and other regulatory agencies to intensify checks to control the...... read more
Asari: N50billion voted to destroy IPOB *Buhari's effort will fail *Kanu has given him K.O. Leader of the Niger Delta Volunteer Force (NDVF), Asari Dokubo, has revealed how a whopping N50billion, has been handed down to security operatives get Niger Delta militants to undermine the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). In a new video he posted on the social media, the dreaded Niger...... read more
Don't unleash Military firepower on us, Afenifere fires warning shot at Buhari The Pan Yoruba Socio-Political group, Afenifere, has warned the Federal government and the military not to launch the Operation Crocodile Smile in the South West. The Pan Yoruba Group said it considered it as unnecessary the recent announcement by the military to launch Operation Crocodile Smile in the South west region...... read more
Police IG directs Officers to do away with road blocks along highways Inspector-general of police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris has ordered the dismantling of all roadblocks nationwide. In a statement, Police spokesman, Jimoh Moshood mentioned some of the routes affected by the order as –  Lagos-Ibadan, Shagamu-Benin, Benin-Onitsha, Okene-Abuja, Kaduna-Kano, Katsina – Kano, Otukpo – Enugu, and Enugu – Port Harcourt express ways. He said the directive...... read more
Aftermath of Bayelsa attack: We're still looking for some of our men - police The Bayelsa state Command of the Nigeria Police said on Sunday that one of its men is still missing after the attack on a combined team of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) and Policemen by sea-pirates at Southern Ijaw local government area of Bayelsa state.This is even as the...... read more
Entire Borno state free from Boko Haram siege, Army insists Nigerian army, Friday, described as false, a purported report in a section of the media that seven Local Government Areas(LGAs) in Borno state are currently under the control of the terrorist Boko Haram sect.A statement by the Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole,  Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, while debunking...... read more
IPOB: Tread with caution, Soyinka warns Buhari Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has warned President Muhammadu Buhari and the Nigerian Army to be cautious in its activities, following the declaration of Operations Python Dance and Crocodile Smile in some parts of the country. Soyinka made the call during his address at a press conference marking the 50th anniversary...... read more
Calm returns to Kanu's home after military siege *Community counts losses Calm has returned to Abia State after the weeklong security crisis which rocked Aba and Umuahia, following clashes between soldiers and members of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, which the Military reportedly declared a militant terrorist group, while the South East Governors banned it.  Social and economic activities which were paralysed...... read more
Military snubs Ohanaeze, sends Air Force for Operation Python Dance The strong words of Ohanaeze Ndigbo and pleas by some leaders and people in the South East and across the country for the immediate ending of Operation Python Dance, currently going on in the area and the withdrawal of the military carrying it out, appears to have fallen on deaf ears,...... read more
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