Security

NAF Reviews Training Curricula to Boost Operations for Personnel

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has reviewed its training curricula across its major institutions. The Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, further...

Military Operations Wipe Out over 1,900 Criminals in 8 Months

The Defence Headquarters says concurrent air strikes executed on bandits’ enclaves at Gusami Forest and West Tsamre village in Birnin Magaji LGA of Zamfara State in...

FG officially proclaims bandits as terrorists

The Federal Government has officially branded criminal gangs known as bandits as “terrorist” groups, a designation aimed at curbing insecurity in the country. In the...

Police confirms release of 97 persons, rescue 29 kidnap victims in Zamfara – Official

The Police Force in Zamfara state has confirmed the release of 97 persons abducted by bandits in Shinkafi and Tsafe Local Government Areas of the state. The state police...

We’re in final phase of campaign against insurgents, other criminals – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged troops of Operation Hadin Kai to remain steadfast as they go into the final phase of the campaign against insurgency and other forms...

JUST IN: Ondo gets new Commissioner of Police

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has ordered the immediate posting of CP Oyediran Adesoye Oyeyemi to Ondo State Command as the new Commissioner of...

Nine killed, four injured in Plateau attack

At least nine persons and four others injured have been killed in an attack by unknown gunmen in Pinau community in Wase local government area of Plateau state...

NSA names three groups backing terrorist organisations

The National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, has named three groups supporting terrorist organisations in Nigeria and other Sahel countries He identified them...

Troops thwart IPOB/ ESN attack on two Imo communities, uncover IEDs

Troops of the Nigerian Army have thwarted an attempt by suspected members of outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and its security arm, the Eastern Security...

Counter-Insurgency: DHQ Demands Constructive Reportage From Defence Correspondents

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor has identified a deeper collaboration between journalists covering defence beats and Nigerian military as a vital...