Tag: Security

Insecurity: Defence Headquarters receives 20 improved Armour Personnel Carriers

The Defence Headquarters has received 20 improved versions of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC’s) to boost the fight against insecurity in Nigeria. This is contained in a statement by Brig.-General Tukur Gusau, Director Defence Information in Abuja. He said the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Dr Ibrahim Abubakar Kana, handed over the documents and keys of […]

Eid-el-fitr: CDS congratulates Muslim Faithful, calls for collective fight against insecurity

The Chief of Defence Staff(CDS), Gen. Christopher Musa, has congratulated all Muslim Faithful including soldiers, ratings, airmen, airwomen and civilian staff of the Armed Forces of Nigeria on the 2024 Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Musa, who made this known in his Eid-el-fitr message in Abuja, said the collective determination of all Nigerians to address the challenges of […]

Military neutralises 53 terrorists in North East, records success in other zones

“The Military says its troops of Operation Hadin Kai had neutralised 53 terrorists, arrested 36 and rescued 9 kidnapped hostages in the North East. Maj.-Gen. Edward Buba, Director Defence Media Operations, made this known during a news conference in Abuja, on ongoing military operations as at April 4. He said troops recovered “3 PKT guns, 46 […]

Insecurity: Nigerian Military records success in first quarter report

Insecurity: Nigerian Military records success in first quarter report The Military on Thursday said troops of Operation Hadin Kai in North East, neutralised 70 terrorists and arrested 23 Boko Haram(BH)/ISWAP terrorists as at March 14. Maj.-Gen. Edward Buba, Director, Defence Media Operations, said this in Abuja, while presenting report on ongoing military operations by the […]

Customs, security project, partner for effective border security

The Nigeria Customs Service is engaging with West Africa Security Project (WASP) to train officers on security awareness for effective trade facilitation and effective border security. The Comptroller-General of Customs (CGC) Wale Adeniyi, made this known while adressing delegates during a meeting in Abuja. He described the project as a medium that would benefit officers […]

Akpabio pledges NASS commitment to national security

AThe President of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio has assured Nigerians of the National Assembly’s commitment to carrying out its constitutional role in the ongoing effort by various stakeholders to tackle insecurity in Nigeria. Akpabio gave the assurance at resumption of plenary after the National Assembly recess on Tuesday. He said the Upper Chamber would not […]

CSO highlights need to intensify conflict mitigation in Nigeria

Mr Benson Olugbuo, Country Director, Civilians in Conflict (CIVIC), has called on the Federal Government and relevant stakeholders to intensify efforts at mitigating conflict in Nigeria. Olugbuo made this known on Wednesday during a project close-out webinar on “Advancing the Protection of Civilians and Stabilisation of North-East Nigeria Project.” The project is funded by the […]

Why NIMC”s self service solution is important to Nigerians in the Diaspora-Technical Partner

The Chief Executive Officer, Barnksforte Technology Limited, Mr Dayo Bankole, has said that the launch of the Self Service application by National Identity Management Commission(NIMC) and Minister of Interior on Sept. 16 was a major milestone in ensuring seamless National Identity Number(NIN) enrollment for Nigerians in the Diaspora. He commended President Bola Tinubu for making […]

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