‘Adequate security is a catalyst for ease of doing business’
Onyekachi Adekoya, is the Managing Director of PR 24, a category ‘A’ licensed security company in Nigeria. In this interview with BANKOLE ORIMISAN, he shares his experience on private security..
DPR partners NSCDC to prosecute illegal petroleum marketers
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Eket field office says it has strengthened its partnership with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to prosecute petroleum marketers operating illegal petrol stations in the state.
We are winning war against oil theft in Bayelsa – NSCDC
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Bayelsa Command, says it is winning the war against oil theft.The NSCDC Commandant in the state, Mr Godwin Nwachukwu, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Yenagoa.
NSCDC arrests self-confessed Boko Haram suspect in Edo
The Edo Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) confirmed the arrest of of a self-confessed Boko Haram suspect.According to the Commandant of the NSCDC, Mr Makinde Ayinla, the suspect who gave his name as Sani was arrested in the early hours of Saturday.
Vigilante feared killed over arrest of nomads in Edo
A vigilante, Efe Igbinovia, in Obadolovbiyeyi community of Ikpoba-Okha council area of Edo State has been killed by soldiers while watching over detained herdsmen.
Drivers, butchers clash in Kwara, 16 arrested
There was pandemonium yesterday in Ilorin, Kwara State, as truck drivers and butchers engaged in a free-for-all at the popular Mandate Market located at Adewole area of the metropolis.
NSCDC officers protest against promotion of 3, 983 personnel
Senior officers of the National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have protested against what they described as selective promotion in the just concluded promotion exercise by the corps. The protesting office yesterday, stormed the Ministry of Interior to register their grievances to the Minister, Lt Gen. Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau (rtd) over the exclusion of their…
NSCDC arrests 3 men for attempted kidnap of commercial motorcyclist in Osun
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Osun Command, says it has arrested three men in Ilesha, Osun, for allegedly attempting to kidnap a commercial motorcyclist. The Public Relations Officer of the command, Mr Babawale Afolabi, said this in a statement issued on Friday in Osogbo. Afolabi said that a commercial motorcyclist had on…
DPR seals 13 filling stations in Borno, NSCDC enforces N145 per litre in Lokoja
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has seal off 13 fuel stations in Maiduguri, Borno State for allegedly hoarding and selling petrol above the official pump price of N145 per litre. It had closed 12 stations in December last year for hoarding and selling above N145 a litre in Borno and Yobe states. The development…