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Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oyo
Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oy...

Amotekun Official Shoots Policeman in Oyo

A member of the Oyo State Network Agency, Operation Amotekun, has allegedly shot and injured a police officer, identified as Fatai Yekini. reports say Yekini who is a special police constable attached to Ojongbodu Police Station, was shot at the Sanga area in Oyo town on Sunday by the Amotekun... read more »

Three UN Peacekeepers Killed in C.Africa Ahead of National Polls
Three UN Peacekeepers Killed in C.Africa...

Three UN Peacekeepers Killed in C.Africa Ahead of National Polls

Three UN peacekeepers have been killed by unidentified combatants in the Central African Republic, the United Nations said, as the country prepares for a general election and fighting continues between rebels and government forces. The news came after a rebel coalition called off a ceasefire... read more »

Kankara Abduction: Buhari Acted Smarter Than Jonathan – Femi Adesina
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Kankara Abduction: Buhari Acted Smarter Than Jonathan – Femi Adesina

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, has lauded the administration of his principal for responding smartly to the Dapchi and Kanakara abductions while berating former President Goodluck Jonathan for delaying in his response to Chibok Abduction. This... read more »

BREAKING: Kidnapped Kankara Students Freed
BREAKING: Kidnapped Kankara Students Fre...

BREAKING: Kidnapped Kankara Students Freed

The Katsina State Government on Thursday night at about 9pm announced the release of the 333 boys of Government Science Secondary School, Kankara who were abducted when bandits invaded the School on Friday December 11, 2020. A statement from the Secretary to Government of Katsina State, Mustapha... read more »

Katsina Abduction: Gov Masari Confirms 333 Out of 839 Still Missing
Katsina Abduction: Gov Masari Confirms 3...

Katsina Abduction: Gov Masari Confirms 333 Out of 839 Students Still Missin...

Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Sunday confirmed that a total of 333 students of Government Science School, Kankara, Katsina State are missing following the bandits’ attack on Friday night. Masari disclosed this when he received a Federal Government delegation led by the National... read more »

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Katsina Abduction: Government Shuts Down Schools Indefinitely

Katsina Abduction: Government Shuts Down Schools Indefinitely

The Katsina State government has ordered all schools in the state to bring to closure their third term for the 2019/2020 academic session. Schools were initially scheduled to end the... read more »

BREAKING: Buhari, Governors Meet Over Security Issues

BREAKING: Buhari, Governors Meet Over Security Issues

President Muhammadu Buhari and the governors of the 36 states of the federation has just concluded a crucial security meeting at the State House in Abuja. Although State House... read more »

#EndSARS Protests: Any Act of Hooliganism to be Dealt with – Buhari

#EndSARS Protests: Any Act of Hooliganism to be Dealt with – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said his administration will decisively deal with any act of hooliganism hiding behind peaceful protests. Buhari stated this on Monday while remotely... read more »

B’Haram, ISWAP Escapees Now Operate as Bandits, Kidnappers – Governors Forum

B’Haram, ISWAP Escapees Now Operate as Bandits, Kidnappers – Governors Forum

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has said that Boko Haram terrorists and the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) insurgents escaping from military onslaught in the North East, Sudan... read more »

We Will Not Allow Unpatriotic Elements Destroy Nigeria - DSS

We Will Not Allow Unpatriotic Elements Destroy Nigeria – DS...

The Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr Yusuf Bichi, has warned “unpatriotic elements” against actions that threatened national security adding that the service would ensure... read more »