FRSC apprehends 8,592 offenders for 179,165 traffic offences

8,592 traffic offenders were arrested across the country for committing 179,165 offences, from the month of April to June, 2023. The Corps Public Education Officer of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Assistant Corps Marshal Bisi Kazeem disclosed this on Monday in a press statement.

Gov. Umaru Bago commiserates with victims as bandits abduct 3, injure security personnel in...

Governor Mohammed Umaru Bago of Niger State on Sunday commiserated with the people of Kagara Emirate over the banditry attack at Garin Gabas community in Kagara, Rafi LGA of the state. Security operatives stationed at the Garin Gabas Primary School were reported to have engaged the bandits while passing through one of their major routes in the area with cattle suspected to have been rustled. Three people were abducted from the community while two of the security personnel sustained injuries in the process and were receiving treatment at a government health facility.

NSCDC operatives arrest 12 suspected railway vandals, impound trucks, warehouses

Operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have arrested 12 suspects specialized in vandalizing railway sleepers. NSCDC Director of Public Relations, CC Olusola Odumosu who confirmed this in a press statement on Sunday said the arrests were made during three separate operations by the Commandant General's Special Intelligence Squad (SIS).

PLATEAU SECURITY: COAS formally flags off Operation Hakorin Damisa

The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Major General Taoreed Lagbaja has formally flagged off the ongoing operations to quell the unfortunate herders/ farmers clashes in Mangu Local Government Area of Plateau state. Hakorin Damisa is a Hausa phrase for "Python's Teeth"

Nigerian troops destroy IPOB/ESN enclave, capture fighter, weapons

Troops of 63 Bde Garrison under the auspices of 6 Division, Nigerian Army in synergy with operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) on Saturday destroyed an enclave of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB)/Eastern Security Network (ESN) located in Asaba, Delta State. The Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Onyema Nwachukwu confirmed this is a statement he issued to journalists in Abuja. He said the troops conducted a raid operation on the fortified enclave located in the middle of a forested High ground in the early hours of the day.

PSC approves dismissal of 3 police officers, reduces ranks of 5 others

The Police Service Commission has approved the dismissal of three senior Police Officers over cases of serious misconduct. The Commission also approved the reduction in...

NAF to receive 51 additional platforms to boost counterterrorism operations

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Vice Marshal Hasan Abubakar has disclosed that the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) is expecting 51 additional platforms to...

Police arrest 3 Bingham university students who murdered bolt driver in Abuja

Police in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja have arrested three students of Bingham university for allegedly killing one Obasi Okeke, a Bolt driver. The suspects,...

Police inspector molested by Seun Kuti promoted ASP as PSC approves promotions of 23,071...

Mohammed Aminu, a police inspector who trended on social media for being being assaulted in uniform by afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti has been promoted...

Niger Security: Gov. Umaru Bago, AIG Zone 7, CP meet behind closed doors

Governor Mohammed Umaru Bago of Niger State on Thursday met with the newly appointed Assistant Inspector General of Police (AIG), Adebowale Williams, Zone 7...

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Mrs Helen Nkwocha, mother to the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Communications, Office of the Vice President has died at...

Breaking: Resident doctors declare indefinite strike

Resident doctors under the aegis of Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) have declared an indefinite strike, beginning from Wednesday, July 26, 2023. A statement by NARD on Tuesday night said the action followed government's failure to meet the demands of its members.

Fuel Subsidy: NIS presents buses to personnel to ease transportation cost

The acting Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service, Caroline Wura-Ola Adepoju has officially presented fleet buses to personnel of the service to ease their transportation expenses amidst hike in the price of petroleum and cost of transportation. A statement e-signed by Assistant Controller of Immigration Kenneth Kure of the Public Relations Unit for the CGI, said the initiative was part of her dedicated welfare package plans aimed at improving the lives of personnel.