Insecurity: Canada to provide $10m support to Nigeria

In a bid to assist Nigeria over co.e its security challenges the Canadian High Commission has pledged to Nigeria with $10 million.Acting Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nicholas Simard, said this when he visited the Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, at the ministry’s headquarters, Abuja.a press statement by the ministry’s Head, Press and…

Amotekun boss Togun: Okada riders from neighbouring countries spying for bandits

Chairman  Oyo state chapter of  South-western Security Network (SWSN) codenamed Operation Amotekun,  Brigadier-General  Kunle Togun (rtd), Monday  alerted that commercial motorcyclists (otherwise called Okada in the Nigerian parlance)  from neighbouring  West African countries  were spying for kidnappers and bandits sneaking into the  region. Togun, who headed the Directorate of Military Intelligence (DMI), raised the alarm in Ibadan while speaking with journalists. He said the foreigners came to Oyo…

Gen. Buba Marwa Appointed The New Chairman Of NDLEA

LAGOS – President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former military administrator of Lagos and Borno states, Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa (rtd) as Chairman/CEO of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA). It would be recalled that General Marwa was the Chairman, Presidential Advisory Committee for the Elimination of Drug Abuse (PACEDA) between 2018 and December, 2020…

Breaking: Gunmen abduct Ningi in Bauchi

A former member of the Bauchi State House of Assembly, Abdulmumuni Ningi, has been kidnapped by gunmen. Already, the Bauchi State Police Command has confirmed the kidnap of the former lawmaker, who represented Ningi Constituency in the last Assembly. The Bauchi Police Public Relations Officer, Ahmed Wakil, said Friday morning that the victim was kidnapped…

Uneasy calm as bandits kidnap 4 babies, nursing mothers, 10 others in Kaduna

Four nursing mothers, their babies and 10 persons have been reported kidnapped in Mando village of Birnin Gwari local government area of Kaduna state. The incident occurred around 1:30am on Wednesday when bandits stormed the village, shooting sporadically. The bandits also went away with four motorcycles and food items. Confirming the incident, Chairman, Birnin Gwari…