Vigilante feared killed over arrest of nomads in Edo
A vigilante, Efe Igbinovia, in Obadolovbiyeyi community of Ikpoba-Okha council area of Edo State has been killed by soldiers while watching over detained herdsmen.
Drivers, butchers clash in Kwara, 16 arrested
There was pandemonium yesterday in Ilorin, Kwara State, as truck drivers and butchers engaged in a free-for-all at the popular Mandate Market located at Adewole area of the metropolis.
NSCDC officers protest against promotion of 3, 983 personnel
Senior officers of the National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have protested against what they described as selective promotion in the just concluded promotion exercise by the corps. The protesting office yesterday, stormed the Ministry of Interior to register their grievances to the Minister, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (rtd) over the exclusion of their…
NSCDC arrests 3 men for attempted kidnap of commercial motorcyclist in Osun
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Osun Command, says it has arrested three men in Ilesha, Osun, for allegedly attempting to kidnap a commercial motorcyclist. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Babawale Afolabi, said this in a statement issued on Friday in Osogbo. Afolabi said that a commercial motorcyclist had on…
DPR seals 13 filling stations in Borno, NSCDC enforces N145 per litre in Lokoja
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has seal off 13 fuel stations in Maiduguri, Borno State for allegedly hoarding and selling petrol above the official pump price of N145 per litre. It had closed 12 stations in December last year for hoarding and selling above N145 a litre in Borno and Yobe states. The development…
NANS pickets fuel stations in Asaba, as scarcity hits Badagry
Students of tertiary institutions in Asaba, Delta State yesterday picketed some filling stations for selling above N145 per litre.
NSCDC records 1,204 criminal, civil cases in Jigawa
The Jigawa Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) recorded 1,204 cases comprising 321 criminal and 883 civil matters in 2017.
M.Sc holders among 43,000 applicants for primary school jobs in Kaduna
Kaduna State Government has commences the screening of 43,806 applicants, including M.Sc. degree holders for 25,000 teaching positions in its primary schools.
Hoarding of petrol: DPR shuts 6 stations, arrests 4 persons
The DPR made the arrests for fuel hoarding, under-dispensing, sabotage, obstruction of justice and installation of commercial gas cylinders without approval.
Police, others stop protest against Okorocha’s government in Owerri
A combined team of police, army and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has stopped a protest against the Rochas Okorocha administration in Imo State.The protest, tagged ‘Occupy Owerri’, which is expected to last for one week, was called by Imo People’s Action for Democracy ....