NSCDC rescues three abandoned children in Akure
Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Ondo State, says it rescued three children abandoned at different locations in the state.
Civil Defence kills 1, captures 2 in Benin robbery
The Edo State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), on Friday killed one person and arrested two other suspects, involved in a robbery at Ikpoba Slope in Benin.
NSCDC arrests 1000 illegal miners in two years
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested no fewer than 1000 suspected illegal miners across the country in the last two years.
Five dead as protesters, security agencies clash in Bayelsa
Five persons were feared killed and scores injured following a clash between security operatives and protesters from the university town of Ammasoma, Southern Ijaw, in Bayelsa State...
APC Convention: Police, NSCDC deploy 2,500 personnel in Borno
The Police and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) said 2,500 officers had been deployed to provide security at the All Progressives Congress (APC) convention in Borno.
Family seeks justice over student killed by civil defense in Ibadan
The family of 18-year-old Lateefat Kofoworola Abubakar, who was shot in the head allegedly by an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) last weekend in Oyo State...
We will not compromise standard in Ekiti State, says REC
The Resident Electoral Commissioner in Ekiti State, Prof. Abdul-Ganiyu Olayinka Raji, has promised not to compromise standards in the upcoming governorship poll in Ekiti State.
NSCDC deploys 2,000 men to protect Buhari in Jigawa
Besides a swarm of heavily armed operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS), the Nigerian Army and Police Force, President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to Jigawa State today will be secured by an additional 2,000 personnel drafted from the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC).
Low turnout as voting commences in Oyo LG poll
Accreditation and voting have commenced simultaneously across many polling centres in Oyo State as the local government election got underway amid low turnout.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the exercise is holding in the 33 local governments and 35 Local Council Development Areas newly created by the state government.