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2 Jul 2021
Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governors, yesterday, condemned what they called harassment and intimidation of opposition governors by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Federal Government.
27 Jun 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has described the danger posed by illicit drugs as deadlier than insurgency, banditry and other threats bedeviling the country. He called on the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency...
25 May 2021
The upsurge in violent crimes such as banditry, kidnapping, insurgency and terrorism has renewed calls for a state of emergency. BERTRAM NWANNEKANMA examines
30 Apr 2021
No time in history has probably been more trying for the Nigerian military than now when it is battling on all fronts, Boko Haram insurgency, banditry, kidnapping, and local insurrection among others.
3 Apr 2021
The Minister of Defence, Retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, has urged Christians to take advantage of the Easter celebrations to pray for an end to insurgency and return of peace in the country. Magashi made the call in his Easter message released by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mohammad Abdulkadri, on Saturday in Abuja.…
24 Mar 2021
The continuous abduction of students and the resultant closures of schools, especially in Northern Nigeria, relay one message for the country: Nigeria is heading towards civilisation doom.
22 Mar 2021
The Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, has assured that the military would enhance its kinetic operations in dealing with the prevailing security challenges confronting the nation. Irabor gave the assurance at a One-Day National Defence and Security Summit with the theme: “Promoting Kinetic Operations as a major Plank for Counter Terrorism and Counter…
4 Mar 2021
NorthEast Governors’ Forum (NEGF) has urged the Federal Government to seek assistance from neighbouring countries of Niger, Chad and Cameroun to end insurgency in the country...
23 Feb 2021
Boko Haram, ISIS, bandits, kidnapping, yahoo-yahoo boys did not come to Nigeria because of the implementation of visa on arrival policy.
12 Feb 2021
The Defence Headquarters, yesterday, said that the recent changes in the leadership of the Armed Forces of Nigeria would usher new methodology in the counter-insurgency war.
30 Jan 2021
As the Presidency moves to rejigging the country’s security architecture with a view to addressing the spate of insecurity, a former majority leader of the Senate and Chairman
23 Jan 2021
The Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) says it is exploring areas of possible support from the United Kingdom (UK) Government in the fight against terrorism in the Lake Chad region.


Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Sharon Ikeazor, has lamented the escalating violence against women in the political arena as the country prepares to hold elections next year.
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Ahead of the 2023 poll, a coalition of civil societies of Nigeria (CCSN) says it was incumbent on the judiciary to be impartial to safeguard democratic rule in the country.
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Many stories have been told about Nigeria’s culture and lifestyle. As home to millions of diverse people, Nigeria is very broad in terms of its climate, geography, vegetation, ethnicity, language, culture, and religion. Yet even with the underlying divisions that cut across Nigeria, there is one particular street food that serves as a string of…
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The Interim Administrator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Maj Gen Barry Tariye Ndiomu (rtd) has solicited the support of the Police high command in the recruitment of ex-agitators to its rank and file and officers' Corp.
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Brittle Paper has shared its 100 notable African books of 2022 list.