Global powers and resilience of Boko Haram
Although it is over one decade since the Boko Haram insurgency began raging in Nigeria’s North East, the seeds of insurgency were planted and watered much earlier.
Insurgency: International community has not done enough for Nigeria
A security consultant and the Managing Director of Hakes and Partners, Col Hassan Stan-Labo (Rtd) has said the international community has not done enough for Nigeria
Roles of Emergency Communications Centres in security management
Nigerian security issues are getting more complex despite the government’s efforts to end the various menace confronting the country.
Legislative restraint and furore over positive identification
Although, Nigerians are worried by the pervasive insecurity troubling various parts of the country, especially the Boko Haram insurgency, banditry and criminal abductions for ransom, the plan by the Nigeria Army to embark on Operation Positive Identification (OPI) has been receiving negative reactions.
Pathway to end Boko Haram insurgency, kidnapping, other crimes in north
Disturbed by the security challenges in the north which have spread to other parts of the country with destructive effects on lives and property, Arewa intelligential and other leaders have resolved to chart a pathway to end the regime of fear and uncertainty in Nigeria.
Nigerian Army restates commitment to end insurgency, buries five soldiers
The Nigerian Army on Friday reiterated its commitment to end Boko Haram insurgency, restore peace and stability to the North-East. Maj-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, the incoming Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, stated this at the burial of five fallen heroes...
With allies, we have made progress in fight against insurgency, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the Nigerian military in collaboration with armed forces of neighbouring countries has made tremendous progress in the war against insurgency since the inception of his administration. Speaking yesterday at the graduation ceremony of Course 27 at the National Defence College in Abuja, President Buhari said: “This occasion affords me another opportunity to briefly reflect on the state of the Nigerian nation, particularly regarding national security.
PDP asks Buhari to explain alleged missing $1b excess fund
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) yesterday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to explain to Nigerians how $1 billion allegedly disappeared from the Excess Crude Account (ECA).