Sunday, March 7, 2021

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March 7, 2021

We busted 650 ‘ghost families’ in Borno IDP Camps: Governor Zulum

The governor made the discovery at a suprise midnight visit to to an IDP camp in Maiduguri.

Babagana Umara Zulum
March 7, 2021

Police extortion too high in South-East, commuters should discourage it: Commissioner

The commissioner said the region would soon take its proper place in the police force.

March 6, 2021

Mob destroys Abuja police station as officers open fire on soldiers

Authorities have stepped in to prevent reprisal by the army which could, in turn, escalate a long-standing rivalry between military personnel and police officers in Nigeria.

March 6, 2021

Boko Haram thugs flee as Nigerian soldiers preempt deadly ambush in Borno

Boko Haram has remained on the offensive, launching vicious attacks against the Nigerian military, as the tussle for control over the troubled Northeast persists.

Nigerians Soldiers
March 6, 2021

We applied pressure to secure release of kidnapped victims: Police

“The victims were released due to the pressure mounted on the abductors by the police and other security agencies.”

IGP Adamu
March 6, 2021

Shoot-on-sight Order: Lawyers fault Buhari, say Nigeria is not a jungle

“The government is not ready to disarm them. The president’s order is just playing to the gallery.”

President Muhammadu Buhari
March 5, 2021

Food blockade clarion call for South-West govts to increase agric budget: Gani Adams

Mr. Adams urged South-West governments to adopt the Rwanda model by engaging expertise in their agricultural sectors.

Gani Adams, the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland
March 5, 2021

Fire razes Onitsha plastic market

Some of the items destroyed by the fire included plastic buckets, drums, baskets, chairs and tables, among others.

Fire outbreak
March 5, 2021

Nigerian Air Force appoints new officers, Gabkwet becomes new spokesman

Air Force spokesman Ibikunle Daramola announced this in a statement on Monday in Abuja.

Chief of Air Staff
March 5, 2021

You have few weeks to secure Nigeria, Buhari tells service chiefs

”I urge you to identify your competent officers and men, irrespective of their seniority or paper qualifications and deploy them.”

President Buhari and new service Chiefs