UN says most armed groups involved in human trafficking in Libya have links to the country’s official security institutions. UN sanctions experts said in a confidential report to a Security Council committee seen by Reuters, smugglers operating with impunity in...
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Tuesday in Lagos sealed  20 private security guard companies for various offences. The Assistant Commandant-General in charge of Private Guard Companies (PGCs) , Mrs Helen Amakiri  disclosed after visiting  some of...
 The Nigeria Air Force (NAF) said it had airlifted rescued hostages held captive by the Boko Haram terrorists in the Sambisa forest to its base in Maiduguri. The NAF’s Director of Public Relations and Information, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, confirmed this...
In what appeared like a Nollywood movie, Solomon Aniefiok, unit commander of Mopol 55 in Aba, Abia state, was kidnapped on January 14. Wielding AK47, the kidnap gang led by Ifeanyi Ekpelulor, a police recruit, attacked their victim by the...
Rabi Abu-Yasir, wife of Boko Haram’s chief physician on Saturday surrendered to the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, in the ongoing clearance operation to route out remnants of the insurgents. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, made...
The Nigerian Army on Saturday called on persons in Boko Haram insurgents’ captivity to submit themselves to the troops. Maj.-Gen. Rogers Nicholas, the Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, made the call on Saturday while handing over 82 rescued persons to...
The Police Command in Benue is interrogating the Divisional Police Officer in- charge of Gboko A Division over the Wednesday killing of seven persons. The Commissioner of Police in Benue, Mr Fatai Owoseni, told the News Agency of Nigeria in...
The  Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has warned leader of the dreaded Boko Haram sect to either surrender his arms and embrace peace or face hell. The army chief gave this warning via a poem he...
Nigerian Navy has appointed a new Director of Information at the Naval Headquarters, Abuja. He is Commodore Ayo Olugbode. Before his appointment as the Navy Spokesman, Commodore Olugbode was the Assistant director – Civil/Military Relations at the Naval Headquarters. Commodore...
The Kaduna State Police Command said it had arrested 38 suspects, involved in kidnapping, armed robbery and street gangs from Oct. 20, 2017 to Jan. 25, 2018. The State Commissioner of police, Mr Austin Iwar made the disclosure while...