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Boko Haram: Gov Buni reopens Gaidam Int’l market, relaxes curfew

Gov. Mai- Mala Buni of Yobe on Monday announced the reopening of Gaidam weekly market with immediate effect. The market had been shut for about a...

NAF aircraft decimates insurgents’ meeting venue in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has decimated a location at Boboshe on the fringes of the Sambisa Forest in Borno, being used as meeting...

We can defeat Boko Haram in 15 minutes if.. – Army

By Ukpong Jerry The Nigerian Army has pointed out its major hindrance in defeating Boko Haram insurgents in the North East, boasting that it can...

Navy nabs 4 suspected smugglers, seizes foreign rice in Akwa Ibom

The Nigerian Navy, Forward Operating Base (FOB) Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area in Akwa Ibom has nabbed four suspected smugglers in connection with the...

Troops capture 10 senior Boko Haram commanders, arrest key logistics suppliers

The Nigerian Army says it has captured 10 suspected key Boko Haram members at Bitta in Gwoza LGA of Borno, trying to escape the...

Gunmen kill one, abduct NSCDC officer, his two children in Kuje

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have killed one person and abducted a Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officer, with his two children...

Minister tasks Police on tackling violent crimes

The Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Mohammed Dingyadi, has called on the Nigerian Police to come up with new ideas to tackle the security...

Insurgents surrender to troops in Borno – Army

The Nigerian Army has announced the surrender of five Boko Haram terrorists to troops of 3 Battalion stationed in Gamboru Ngala and Dikwa Local...

Army committed to developing capacity of officers – Buratai

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has reiterated the commitment of the Nigerian Army to the capacity development of officers toward addressing...

Maritime Security: Navy acquires inshore patrol crafts, arrest vessels – Ibas

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has acquired more than 300 inshore patrol crafts, to combat maritime crimes in the Country. The Navy said it also arrested...

Nigerian Airforce neutralizes no fewer than 10 bandits near Kaduna

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Component of Operation HADARIN DAJI (OPHD), has neutralised no fewer than 10 bandits at forests near...

NAF destroys another insurgents hideout at Kirta Wulgo in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has destroyed another Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) Terrorists (BHTs) hideout in Borno. NAF also neutralised several of...

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How Two Chinese Attempted To Bribe EFCC Staff With N50m

The Sokoto Zonal Head of Operations of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC),   Abdullahi Lawal,  on Wednesday, ...

Gov. Ganduje Reshuffles Cabinet

Governor of Kano state Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje reshuffles Cabinet with the redeployment of three Commissioners to other...

Kidnappers Invaded Nasarawa Governor’s Country Home, killed 2 Member of Maku’s Family, Abducts 1

Rabiu Omaku No fewer than two persons were confirmed death in Gudi,the county home of...

Exclusive: How Police Killed UNIZIK Law Student In Enugu – Investigation

Facts have emerged on how the final year law student of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Augustine Ugwu,...