Insecurity calls for governors’ greater initiative
Protracted insecurity across regions and states readily calls out the governors that oversee jurisdiction where crimes and criminals now freely interface.
Pandemonium as mob kills suspected ritual killer in Lagos
Nemesis, yesterday, caught up with a suspected kidnapper as he was killed by an angry mob for trying to drag a woman inside a tunnel along the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway in Lagos.
Why Osinbajo sings hope despite insecurity, economic hardship
With insecurity pervading almost all parts of the country, heightened by atrocities of Boko Haram terrorists in the North East, kidnappings, banditry and other crimes in other regions
Combating kidnappings, banditry not federal government responsibility alone, says Governor Mohammed
Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has said that fighting kidnappings, banditry and other security challenges in Nigeria was not the responsibility
Ndigbo need not beg to clinch 2023 presidency, says Ohanaeze Youth Wing
• Group faults negotiation with killer herdsmen, bandits and kidnappers President, Ohanaze Ndigbo Youth Wing Worldwide, Chief Arthur Obiora, has said the Southeast zone needs not to beg other ethnic groups for support to actualise its 2003 presidency seat. Obiora, who spoke to newsmen yesterday, pointed out that in the spirit of equity, justice, and…
Buhari directs crack down on sponsors of banditry, kidnappings
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the nation’s security and intelligence chiefs to reinforce efforts towards identifying bandits, kidnappers and their sponsors with a view to bringing them to their knees. Buhari, who decried the deteriorating security warned that a situation where bandits and kidnappers dictate the pace even while state operators engage the elements, will…
Who are the 'bandits' behind Nigeria's mass kidnappings?
For the past decade, criminal gangs in northwest Nigeria have terrorised communities, attacking villages, pillaging, raping, stealing cattle, ambushing travellers and kidnapping people.
Presidency alleges plot to wage smear campaign against Buhari
The Presidency, yesterday, alleged an orchestrated plot to wage a smear campaign against President Mohammadu Buhari.