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Insecurity: Buratai blames commanders, says they are unwilling to perform assigned tasks

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai has blamed commanders on some setbacks being experienced by the army. He said that they exhibit insufficient...

Nigeria Customs confiscates smuggled goods valued N226 million

The Federal Operations Unit (FOU) Zone ‘B’ of Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Kaduna on Tuesday, said it made 106 seizures in two months. The Comptroller...

Incumbent CAN President wins re-election

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) on Tuesday re-elected the incumbent President, Rev Supo Ayokunle, for another three-year term on Tuesday. He won after the...

Defamation: Court adjourns Dokpesi’s N5bn suit to September 23

An FCT High Court, Apo, on Tuesday adjourned until September 23, a N5 billion defamation suit, filed by Chief Raymond Dokpesi. The libel suit was...

Police confirm killing of three persons in Kaduna communities

The Kaduna State Police Command  has confirmed the killing of three persons by gunmen at Unguwan Rimi village in Chawai District of Kauru Local...

FERMA, army collaborate to improve security on Nigeria’s highways

The Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (FERMA) has decided to collaborate with Army to enhance security in the nation’s highways. The Managing Director, FERMA, Mr Nuruddeen...

Dabiri-Erewa reacts to destruction of vehicles at Nigerian Embassy in UK

Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman, Nigerians In the Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), has condemned the attitude of a 32-year old Nigerian, Jeffrey Apkovweta Ewohime who...

Police arrest 424 kidnap, 276 armed robbery suspects in six states

The Nigeria Police Force said it has apprehended 424 kidnap and 276 armed robbery suspects in some states in Nigeria. The Inspector General of Police...

NCC says internet users in Nigeria hit 119,506,430 in April

Internet users in Nigeria increased marginally to 119,506,430 million in April 2019, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said. The NCC made this known on...

NAF destroys Boko Haram terrorists’ hideout in Sambisa Forest

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has neutralized Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) hideout in the...