Security

President Buhari orders rescue of all hostages in the captivity of bandits

President Muhammadu Buhari has given a marching order to all heads of security and intelligent agencies to rescue all hostages in the captivity of bandits across the...

NAF Crash: Tragic Reminder Of Inherent Risks In Military Flying Profession – Air Force Chief

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Oladayo Amao has described as unfortunate the incident of the Super Mushshak trainer aircraft crash that occurred yesterday, 19...

Reps demand sack of NSA, Defence minister, alleges Security agents aid bandits

The House of Representatives has condemned the rising insecurity in the country, especially the recent killings in Benue, Taraba and Plateau states. The legislators also...

Bandits abduct Five College of Health Science Students in Zamfara State

Bandits have invaded a residential area in Tsafe town and abducted five students of the College of Health Science and Technology, Tsafe, in Zamfara State. According to...

Buhari condemns killing of ‘over 80’ in Plateau, says ‘perpetrators must not be forgiven’

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned a series of raids on villages in the central Plateau state, in which more than 150 people were killed. President Buhari...

Northern elders ask Buhari to resign over rising insecurity

The Northern Elders Forum has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign for failing to provide security in the country. The forum made the demand in a statement by its...

Train attack: Terrorists release fresh video of kidnap victims

 Bandits who attacked the Kaduna-Abuja bound train on March 28 have paraded their victims in an unidentified location suspected to be a forest. In a video that...

Gunmen shoot Commissioner’s son dead in Zamfara

The son of Ibrahim Mamman Tsafe, commissioner of security and home affairs in  Zamfara state,  has been shot dead by bandits. The assailants reportedly opened fire...

UK warns against travel to seven northern states over rising insecurity

The United Kingdom (UK) has warned against travels to seven states in the north following the rising spate of insecurity in Nigeria. According to a travel advisory on...

CDS, COAS, IGP visit scene of Abuja-Kaduna train attack

The Inspector-General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, Chief of Defence Staff General Lucky Irabor, Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Faruk Yahaya and top officials...