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Shina Peller
7 Feb 2022
A political pressure group, Concerned Nigerians, has faulted the representative of Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency in Oyo State, Shina Abiola Peller,
28 Jan 2022
Delta State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has arrested 32-year-old Kabiru Bulama (male) and Alli Muhammed, 27, in connection with adulterated products
26 Nov 2021
Leader of the Imo Joint Task Force codenamed: Search and Flush, Dan Iroakazi, yesterday, denied that the police shot a 19-year old student, Chigaemezu Ojinnaka in the state.
13 Sep 2021
Schools resume today for the commencement of the 2021/2022 academic session across the country but it won’t be a cheery return for thousands of pupils, especially in Northern Nigeria...
9 Jun 2021
An officer of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) attached to the Rivers State Task Force, reportedly shot and killed a commercial bus driver yesterday in Port Harcourt.
1 Apr 2021
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Kebbi State Command, has arrested a 42-year-old man for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.
12 Nov 2019
The Borno state Government has banned the operations of illegal motor parks in the state to curtail criminal activities. The Commissioner of Justice, Mr Kaka-Shehu Lawan, announced the ban while speaking with newsmen on Tuesday in Maiduguri.
12 Aug 2019
An operative of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) at the weekend allegedly shot a 100-level student of the state-owned Niger Delta University, Ammassoma in Bayelsa State, to death.
17 Jun 2019
A soldier and two operatives of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) were shot dead on Sunday following a gun duel with suspected militants in Rivers. The security operatives were killed and their weapons carted away while preventing militants from vandalising an oil and gas facility in Gio community, Tai area of Rivers.…
4 Jan 2019
January 1, 2019 would remain indelible in the hearts of over 450 widows of Nigeria’s fallen heroes as uncontrollable tears of joy flowed freely when the Elizabeth Jack-rich Foundation and Belemaoil Oil Producing Limited handed cheques of N200,000 each to the beneficiaries to help alleviate their sufferings. The widows also received wrappers, provisions and foodstuff.   The widows…
12 Oct 2018
The Abia command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has confirmed the death of 19 persons, following Friday’s pipeline explosion in two villages in Osisioma Local Government Area of the state. The state Commander of the organisation, Mr Benito Eze, confirmed the number of casualties to newsmen in Umuahia. Eze said that…


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