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Surrender yourselves to us now or face calamity, GOC warns Boko Haram insurgents

Maj.-Gen. Bulama Biu, the General Officer Commanding (GOC), 7 Division, Nigerian Army, has called on remnants of the Boko Haram insurgents to surrender themselves...

Wole Soyinka: I did not say herdsmen crisis has eroded Buhari’s achievements

Nobel Laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka has denied a statement published by The Nation that he said herdsmen’s challenge has eroded President Muhammadu Buhari’s achievements. In...

Banditry activities in North West may have international dimension- Yuguda

A former Governor of Bauchi State, Mr Isa Yuguda, says that the menace of banditry in the North West of Nigeria might have an...

Buhari: Security remains one of my highest priorities

President Muhammadu Buhari has given the assurance that despite the present challenges, security remained at the apex of his priorities. He assured Nigerians that successes...

NEMA confirms 14 dead, four seriously injured in Jos building collapse

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says 14 persons have so far lost their lives and four others seriously injured in the collapsed three-storey...

Zamfara Governor says funds for RUGA settlement have been provided

The Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle says all arrangements have been made towards establishing three Ruga settlements in the state’s three senatorial zones as...

Senate calls for immediate convocation of security summit

Amidst myriad of security challenges in Nigeria, the Senate on Tuesday called for immediate convocation of a National Security Summit to address insecurity in...

Be merciless, aggressive against bandits, Buratai order troops

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has directed troops of Operation Harbin Kunama 3 to be merciless and aggressive against bandits in...

Zamfara: You must give us strong support to achieve lasting peace, Gov Matawalle tells...

Gov. Bello Matawalle of Zamfara on Monday urged the new General Officer Commanding (GOC) 8 Division of the Nigerian Army, Sokoto, Maj. Gen.Jide Ogunlade...

Three die, seven severely injured in Jos building collapse- Police

The Plateau Police Command say that three persons die while seven severely injured from the collapse of a two-storey building at Dilimi community of...