Nigeria's military crackdown puts squeeze on bandit gangs
Nigeria's military campaign against criminal gangs in the northwest is pushing them into neighbouring regions as a result of a telecom shutdown and a squeeze on fuel and food supplies, local residents and officials said.
Military has capacity to tackle all criminality – CDS
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Lucky Irabor, has assured that the military has the capacity to tackle any form of criminality in the country.
Benue LG officials, others to assist in hunt for soldiers’ killers
Benue State Government has handed four persons over to security operatives to assist in unravelling those linked with the killing of 12 soldiers in Bonta, Konshisha Local Council of Benue.
Military arrest 23 suspected kidnappers, armed robbers in Plateau
The Special Task Force, Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) maintaining peace in Plateau and parts of Kaduna and Bauchi states, has arrested 23 suspects over kidnapping, armed robbery, illegal possession of firearms and other criminal activities.
Apapa: Despite e-call up, ports access roads remain parking lots for articulated vehicles
There was excitement a fortnight ago that the new strategy adopted by Lagos State Government would proffer a lasting solution to the perennial gridlock around Apapa and its corridor...
Nigeria jihadists ambush military convoy, 19 troops dead: security sources
Islamic State-aligned jihadists ambushed a Nigerian military convoy, killing 15 soldiers and four militia fighters in the northeastern state of Borno, security sources said Saturday.
Man Utd's Ighalo slams Nigeria government after soldiers fire at protesters
Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo says he is ashamed of the Nigerian government following reports that soldiers opened fire on protesters in the Lekki district of the commercial capital Lagos on Tuesday.
Military eliminates more bandits, recovers rustled animals, rescues kidnapped victims in north west zone
The military says its troops of Operation Sahel Sanity have continued to record tangible achievements in their quest to rid the entire North-West zone of Nigeria of banditry, cattle rustling, kidnapping and other sundry criminalities.