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The Adamawa State Judicial Commission of Inquiry into the alleged brutality of the disbanded Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, has submitted its report to the state government. The thirteen-man panel was inaugurated in October 2020. The Chairman of the panel, Justice Adamu Hobon, revealed that thirteen memoranda were submitted to the panel and the memoranda ranged […]

Taraba State Police Command says it has apprehended a Sergeant responsible for the shooting one Oliver Ezra, at a checkpoint in the suburb of Jalingo, the Taraba State capital.  The victim died from the gunshot injuries, sparking outrage from family and acquaintances, in the Mile 6 area of Jalingo. Residents of Jalingo woke up on […]

A Federal lawmaker representing Imo North Senatorial District in the National Assembly Senator Rochas Okorocha on Tuesday lamented the frequent killings, kidnappings and burning of houses in Imo state, which has become a norm despite the intervention of security agencies Senator Okorocha coming under order 43(personal Explanation) of the senate rules during plenary laments that […]

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan has given the Committee on Appropriations till Wednesday this week to conclude budget defense by sub-committees of the upper chamber. Lawan explained that the ultimatum became necessary in keeping with the December 14 timetable for the passage of the 2022 budget by the National Assembly. He added that working […]

Bodies of two of the butchers reportedly kidnapped by suspected herdsmen have been found inside the forest reserve. Confirming the development Today, Police Public Relations Officer, Ondo State Command, Funmilayo Odunlami said the two lifeless bodies were found by a team of policemen. Odulami said the effort is ongoing to get the remaining one person […]

Gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have abducted three persons and injured one at a village in Akure North local government area of Ondo State. The kidnap victims are butchers working in Akure the state capital. It was gathered that the incident occurred on Monday at Ajadusi community after Ala town in Akure North local government. […]

Speakers at the just concluded Leadership Lecture Series in honour of late Maitama Sule, have attributed the insecurity bedevilling the nation to the over 2,000 unmanned porous land borders across the country. The speakers include the former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega, Dr Muttaqha Darma, Special Adviser to Katsina […]

Nigerians may be in for more hardships as fuel scarcity looms nationwide with the workers of the oil and gas industry under the umbrella of the Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers NUPENG issuing a 14-day notice of a nationwide industrial strike. A statement signed by the leadership of NUPENG says the resolution […]

Gunmen have forced more than one thousand, six hundred persons to seek refuge at some selected camps in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State. The Chairman of Shiroro Local Government Area, Sulaiman Chukuba, disclosed this in an interview with newsmen. Sulaiman Chukuba explained that the victims had to leave their ancestral homes due to […]

The Ekiti state government has assured participants at this year’s National Festival For Arts and Culture (NAFEST) of the state’s readiness to provide adequate security for the success of the annual event The wife of the state Governor Bisi Fayemi said this at a Command performance night to welcome various states participating at the festival […]

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