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Police Deployed to Secure Hausa Community in Imo
Police Deployed to Secure Hausa Communit...

Police Deployed to Secure Hausa Community in Imo

Security personnel have been deployed in Ama Awusa, a settlement dominated by northerners in Owerri, Imo State to guard against the breakdown of law and order. The deployment was occasioned by strings of attacks on some northerners in the South-East. Sulaiman Ibrahim Sulaiman, Senior Special... read more »

OPC, IPOB Similar to Boko Haram – Dambazau
OPC, IPOB Similar to Boko Haram – Dambaz...

OPC, IPOB Similar to Boko Haram – Dambazau

The erstwhile Minister of Interior, Lieutenant-General Abdul-Rahman Dambazau (rtd), has compared the O’odua People’s Congress, OPC, and the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB to Boko Haram, noting that they are all extremists. He disclosed this on Friday at the Army War College in Abuja while... read more »

Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Police – Minister
Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Poli...

Imo Attacks: Why Assailants Overran Police – Minister

Mohammad Dingyadi, Minister of Police Affairs has said the Imo State Police Command was overrun by gunmen because they deployed their full arsenal and came in large numbers. The Minister disclosed this on Friday when he appeared on Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’ programme monitored by... read more »

Imo CP Failed to Request MOPOL, Military Reinforcement – Source
Imo CP Failed to Request MOPOL, Military...

Imo CP Failed to Request MOPOL, Military Reinforcement – Source

The Imo State Commissioner of Police, Nasiru Mohammed, and his top officers have been booted out following Monday’s attack on the state Police Command headquarters and the Nigerian Custodial Centre which led to the release of 600 suspects and 1,884 inmates from the correctional... read more »

Osinbajo Calls on Media to fight Fake News
Osinbajo Calls on Media to fight Fake Ne...

Osinbajo Calls on Media to fight Fake News

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN)  has called on the media to join the fight against fake news. Osinbajo noted that the systemic rot engendered by secrecy and opacity in governance was no longer the main threat to a normal functioning Nigeria, but the proliferation of fake news. The... read more »

Femi Adesina: Nigeria and War of Tongues

Femi Adesina: Nigeria and War of Tongues

Our country is at war today on many fronts. Nigeria battles insurgency, terrorism, banditry, kidnappings, armed robbery, cult killings, ritual murders, and war of tongues. War of tongues.... read more »

BREAKING: Tension As Gunshots Rock Police Area Command In Aba

BREAKING: Tension As Gunshots Rock Police Area Command In Aba

There is currently tension in Aba commercial town in Abia State, over sounds of gunshots at the police area command, Daily Trust reports. Residents were going about their normal activities... read more »

Again, Assailants Attack Imo Police Station, Abduct Cop, Injure 2 Others

Again, Assailants Attack Imo Police Station, Abduct Cop, Injure 2 Others

Some unknown gunmen have invaded the Mbieri Divisional Police Headquarters in the Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State. The attack occurred around 1 am and the gunmen released the... read more »

  Imo Prison Attack: 6 Inmates Returned, 35 Refused to Escape – Prison Service Chief

  Imo Prison Attack: 6 Inmates Returned, 35 Refused to Escape – Prison Service Chief

The Nigerian Correctional Service has disclosed that six inmates returned voluntarily while 35 others declined to escape from custody after the prison in Owerri, Imo State was attacked by... read more »

Imo Attack an Act of Terrorism – Buhari

Imo Attack an Act of Terrorism – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the attack on the police command headquarters and the correctional facility in Owerri, Imo State, labelling it as an act of terrorism. He, therefore, ordered... read more »