Troops kill two bandits in Kaduna, recover AK 47 rifles

Troops killed two bandits and recovered some weapons after they raided one of their den in Gonan Bature East of Rijana and Kasarami farmhouse...

Insecurity in North worse under Buhari — Northern elders

The Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, Prof Ango Abdullahi, has lamented the growing security challenges facing the country, saying President Muhammadu Buhari is...

Police IG visits Saraki, briefs Senate on Insecurity

The Acting Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu on Tuesday, visited the President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki ad the Leadership of...

IGP redeploys Kaduna CP over insecurity

Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police (IGP), has redeployed Ahmed Abdulrahaman, commissioner of police in Kaduna state. In a statement Frank Mba, force spokesperson, said Adamu...

Police confirm release of UBEC chairman Abubakar, daughter

Muhammed Mahmood, chairman, board of Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), and his daughter have been released by their abductors. Their release was confirmed by Hussain...

Senate summons IG over killings, Communal clashes

The Senate has summoned the Acting  Inspector-General of Police(IG)  Mohammed Adamu to appear before the upper chamber and brief it on increasing spate of...

NAF aircraft neutralise several bandits in Zamfara

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its Air Task Force (ATF) for Operation DIRAN MIKIYA has neutralised no fewer than 10 bandits at Sububu...

Zamfara Emirs apologise to NAF over allegations of killing civilians

The Chairman, Zamfara State Council of Chiefs, Alhaji Attahiru Ahmad, has apologized to the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) over its recent allegations that innocent...

Why I remain silent ‐ CP Wakili

Kano State Commissioner of Police, Muhammed Wakili, has explain the reason why he kept silent on the activities of the state since after elections. Wakili...

Fear of kidnapping forces VIPs, military officers to patronize Kaduna-Abuja trains

Prominent Nigerians, including senators, serving senior military officers and other politicians have been forced to take trains to Kaduna for fear of being abducted...

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Again: Macron invites Buhari to Africa-France Summit

French President Emmanuel Macron has invited President Muhammadu Buhari to the Africa-France Summit scheduled for June 2020 in Bordeaux, France. Secretary General, Africa-France Summit, Stephanie...

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Kano Emirates: 22 civil society groups demand resignation of new emirs

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