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NAF fighter aircraft attacks Boko Haram settlement in Tongule

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE, has successfully conducted a massive attack on Tongule village in Borno.

EFCC arraigns 3 INEC officers over alleged N179.8m fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Monday arraigned three Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) officials in Ogun before a Federal High Court, Lagos, over alleged laundering of N179.8 million.

Court restrains INEC, APC, others from conducting congresses in Imo

The Federal High Court Abuja, on Monday ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC), the All Progressives Congress, (APC) and the National Chairman, APC, not to conduct any congress in Imo until Aug. 21.

Creating state police would go a long way to tackle repeated killings – Ishaku

Taraba Governor, Darius Ishaku, has supported the calls for the establishment of state police in the country.

Cross-border crimes: Buhari advocates increased inter-regional collaboration to tackle scourge

Muhammadu Buhari, the President of Nigeria on Monday in Lome, Togo, advocated for inter-regional collaboration on maritime security, to fight against terrorism and other crimes through effective border control.

Legalisation of prostitution overseas hampers fight against human trafficking, NAPTIP laments

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has said that the legalisation of prostitution in some countries of the world has hampered the fight against human trafficking in Nigeria.

NAPTIP to establish desks at airports to combat human trafficking

The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has said that it is stepping up measures to prevent, combat and eradicate trafficking in persons in the country.

NAPTIP arrests 59 human trafficking suspects in Osun

The Zonal Commander, National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), Osun,Ganiu Agaran said the command arrested 59 suspects for unlawful trafficking...

Security: corps members will not be posted to volatile areas in Plateau, says official

Abdulsalam Alhassan, Plateau state coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has said no corps member serving in Plateau would be posted...

Judiciary must be given outmost priority to ensure peaceful atmosphere, says Uzor-Kalu

Former Abia Governor, Orji Uzor Kalu, says adequate investment in education and adherence to the rule of law are crucial to sustainable peaceful in any society.