Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Abuja to install bomb detectors in commercial buses – Minister

April 15, 2014

Bala Mohammed, FCT Minister Mr. Mohammed stated this while visiting victims of the Monday morning Abuja explosion in Nyanya that killed 72 people. The Minister... read more

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Nigeria Civil Defence deploys 100,000 personnel for Easter

April 15, 2014

The NSCDC asked the public to report all suspicious characters and movement to security agencies for intervention.…... read more

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Abuja explosion: NHRC, Atiku, Saraki, others condemn attack

April 14, 2014

“As a country, we are not doing enough of focusing on and implementing solutions.” The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, on Monday condemned the early... read more

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Abuja explosion: NEMA releases more casualty details

April 14, 2014

Asokoro General hospital received the highest number of Nyanya bomb blast victims.…... read more

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Abuja explosion: Jonathan orders increased security in Nigerian capital

April 14, 2014

Over 200 people are believed to have died from the blast. President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered that the security in Abuja, the Nigerian capital, be... read more

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Four injured as building collapses in Abuja

April 10, 2014

File: Rescue workers searching for survivors She said the command received a distress call of the building collapse at about 7:15 a.m. A five-storey building... read more

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Nigeria: 15 states most prone to electoral violence – Report

April 10, 2014

Protests followed Benue governorship elections in 2011. CLEEN Foundation says the security situation in the country is seen as a reflection of the failure of... read more

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Fulani leaders insist Nigerian soldiers killed unarmed herdsmen, seek probe

April 9, 2014

The Fulani Herdsmen said confrontation is a wrong approach to ending clashes with farmers in the region. An association of cattle breeders in Nasarawa State... read more

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Nigerian military denies targeting Muslims in its operations

April 8, 2014

“The Nigerian military remains non-partisan, non-sectarian and will continue to be the symbol of patriotism.”…... read more

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Early distress call stops Boko Haram attack – Nigerian Army

April 8, 2014

Chris Olukolade The Nigerian Army says assault on terrorists’ enclaves have been intensified.…... read more

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Delta denies paying ransom to free Edwin Clark’s son, Ebikeme

April 8, 2014

Ebikeme was kidnapped last Wednesday and released on Sunday.…... read more

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Apo Killings Update: Nigerian Army to appeal human rights indictment

April 8, 2014

Chidi Odinkalu The NHRC ordered N10 million compensation to each family of the eight victims killed; and N5 million to each person injured during the... read more

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Nigeria to send police officers to Pakistan for tailoring training

April 8, 2014

There is no date yet for the complete phase out of the black uniforms.…... read more

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Zamfara attack: IGP orders aerial surveillance, massive police deployment

April 8, 2014

About 112 victims of attack by unknown gunmen in Yar Galadima Village, Maru Local Government Area of Zamfara State were buried on Sunday. The Inspector... read more

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Apo 8: Nigerian Rights Commission indicts Army, SSS, for unlawful killing

and April 7, 2014

The Nigerian Human Rights (NHRC) Commission in Abuja Monday afternoon indicted the Nigerian Army, the Directorate of State Security, DSS and the Attorney General of... read more

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Nigerian military to investigate Amnesty International’s revelation on killings

and April 4, 2014

Chris Olukolade DHQ insists that Amnesty International report is not consistent with “actual situation on ground” in the North East.…... read more

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Nasarawa Fulani killings: Nigerian military investigates incident

April 3, 2014

Soldiers allegedly killed over 30 Fulani on Thursday. The Nigeria military on Thursday said it was investigating the alleged attack by soldiers on Keana Local... read more

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Security agents crush protest against Minister Abba Moro; arrest popular blogger, Omojuwa, other protesters

April 2, 2014

Some of the coffins protesters planned to deliver to Interior Minister, Abba Moro Operatives of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, [NSCDC] on Wednesday... read more

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Former banker bags 5-year jail term for N10 million fraud

April 1, 2014

The banker is accused of misappropriating money belonging to Mainstreet Bank. A former staff of Mainstreet Bank, Hadiza Mustapha, on Monday bagged a five-year jail... read more

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Cameroon arrests two weapons suppliers to Boko Haram

April 1, 2014

Army says offensive attacks on terrorists have intensified.…... read more

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Code of Conduct Tribunal Chairman finally honours EFCC invitation on corruption allegations

April 1, 2014

Danladi Umar alleged demanded N10 million bribe and collected N1.8 million from a suspect.…... read more

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Boy kills brother, removes his eyes, tongue

March 31, 2014

The boy buried his brother’s remains on his father’s farmland in Yobe. A boy in Daya Village, Fika Local Government Area of Yobe State, on... read more

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Accused of corruption, Code of Conduct Tribunal Chairman shuns EFCC

March 31, 2014

Aside from the alleged bribe demand and collection, Mr. Umar is also being investigated for maladministration and corruption at the CCT.…... read more

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Nigeria Police move to resolve farmers-herdsmen clashes

March 28, 2014

Clashes between farmers and herdsmen have been ongoing in several states.…... read more

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Rivers Govt talks tough, says NJC lacks power to suspend Chief Judge Agumagu

and March 28, 2014

Governor Rotimi Amaechi Agumagu was suspended for accepting appointment as Acting Chief Judge of Rivers.…... read more

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