GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has criticised the Federal Government’s objection to the proposed use of arms by the Western Nigeria Security Network code named (Amotekun Corps) while allowing its equivalent in Katsina state to bear weapons. Insisting that Ondo State will defend its people, he said the denial of the right of Amotekun to […]

The Troops of Operation Desert Sanity, Operation Hadin Kai, have reportedly ambushed suspected fighters of the Boko Haram, also known as Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād, killing six of them in an ambush. Following credible intelligence, the troops of seventy-three Battalion, in collaboration with Civilian Joint Task Force, reportedly conducted a successful ambush on Tuesday […]

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kogi says four persons died while six persons sustained injuries in an accident on Kabba-Lokoja-Abuja road. Kogi Sector Commander Stephen Dawulung who confirmed the incident to reporters in Lokoja today, noted that one person survived the crash unhurt. Dawulung said that the accident involved a bus along Kilometer 2, Line […]

Officials of the Department of State Services, in conjunction with the Central Bank of Nigeria, and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps, have arrested 14 persons including a lady over the alleged illegal sale of new naira notes in Kano. The State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Adamu Zakari, disclosed this […]

Hate speech, fake news and propaganda have been identified as the greatest threat to Nigeria’s democracy, and anybody who engages in any of these should be regarded as a threat, just like a gun. Tribune reports that this was made known on Tuesday in Abuja at the Goodluck Jonathan Foundation 2022 peace conference, with the […]

The House of Representatives, at the resumption of plenary Tuesday, expressed concerns over the rising debt profile of the country and crude oil theft. The Speaker, Honorable Femi Gbajabiamila, while delivering his welcome remarks after their long recess, noted that some concerns emerged from the Senate and House Committees on Finance interactive sessions with the […]

Masquerades on Sunday morning reportedly invaded a Church in the Shikal community, Langtang South local government area of Plateau State and disrupted service as they flogged bewildered worshippers, destroying Church property. It was gathered that the masquerades arrived at the Church premises while service was ongoing and started flogging worshippers as they scamper for safety. Vanguard […]

The people of Shao in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State have commended the Kwara State Government, the Nigeria Police Force, the Directorate of State Security Services, the indigenous hunters and the vigilantes for their swift action in tackling the recent kidnap incident in the community. It could be recalled that a gang of […]

With the high level of insecurity challenges facing the country today, especially kidnapping, it is pertinent to ensure that our children and wards are safe and not exposed to any form of harm. In view of this and as schools resume for new academic calendar, the president of the Kwara state chapter of the National […]

Governors from the aegis of the North-East Governors’ Forum have expressed concern over the relocation of terrorists from the North-West region to the North-East region, saying the move has made the relative peace in the region vulnerable. It was gathered that the governors made the disclosure during a meeting held in Gombe over the weekend. […]

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