NSCDC to deploy 1, 500 personnel to farmlands to ensure security
The Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says it has concluded arrangements to deploy an additional 1, 500 personnel under its Agro-Ranger scheme to farmlands this cropping season to provide security for farmers.
NSCDC dismisses, prosecutes personnel for killing colleague, Korean
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has dismissed a personnel, Corps Assistant (CA) II Oshemi Innocent, for allegedly shooting ...
Suspected militants kill soldier, two NSCDC officials in Rivers
A soldier and two operatives of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) were shot dead at the weekend following a gun duel with suspected militants in Rivers State.
Army confirms killing of soldier, two NSCDC operatives in Rivers
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.…
DSS, army, NSCDC arrest activists, stop June 12 rally in Ibadan
Operatives of the Department of the State Services (DSS), alongside the Nigerian Army and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), yesterday stopped a rally of the Yoruba Summit Group scheduled to hold at Agodi, Ibadan, Oyo State.
House of assembly speakers, others emerge in states
Ahead of inauguration of states Houses of Assembly today, speakers, deputy speakers and other principal officers of the states legislatures emerged across the country yesterday.
Waning relevance of IPOB’s sit-at-home to Biafran struggle
Is the sit-at-home directive and call for civil disobedience aimed at realising the state of Biafra losing steam? Can what transpired on Thursday...
Lagos supplementary poll: INEC meets security agencies, says it’s ready for exercise
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lagos State on Thursday met with various security agencies in the state to ensure successful supplementary election in Ajeromi-Ifelodun Federal Constituency on Saturday. INEC Spokesman, Femi Akinbiyi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) after the meeting of the Inter-Agency Consultative Committee on Election Security (ICCES) that the…
Buhari grieves over killing of youths, security agents in Gombe
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday expressed grief over the killing of some Christian youths during an Easter procession on Sunday night in Gombe...