Wednesday, 28th September 2022
Breaking News:

Operation Amotekun

6 Aug 2020
Oyo State government has approved N59,783,437.50 as grant for the take-off of the State Security Network Agency, codenamed ‘Operation Amotekun’.
25 Jun 2020
The police authorities appear helpless over incessant killings in Akinyele Local Government Area of Oyo State, as another woman was killed yesterday, bringing to five the number of killings in the same area in three weeks.
29 May 2020
With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which has negatively impacted socio-political and economic activities across the world in the last three to five months, it may not be possible to pass a critical assessment...
14 Apr 2020
The National Association of Public Affairs Analysts has urged governments of the South-West “to hasten action on the much-vaunted Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN), code-named Operation Amotekun.”
24 Feb 2020
The Myetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Oyo State chapter, has called for the inclusion of its members in the proposed Amotekun initiative in the state.
2 Feb 2020
I have already spoken about Nigeria and the Nigerian Constitution. It is meant to be a federal constitution, and our founding fathers were very clear, when they wrote the original Constitution.
29 Jan 2020
While controversy over the legality or otherwise of Operation Amotekun established by the six governors of Southwest states and designed to ward off waves of criminality in the region raged, governors...
29 Jan 2020
At last, the controversy over Operation Amotekun, the South West Region’s creative answer to the incessant insecurity problems plaguing the zone, seems to have been laid to rest.
26 Jan 2020
The six Southwest governors have been urged to enact laws in their respective states to back the establishment of the joint security outfit codenamed ‘Operation Amotekun.’
26 Jan 2020
No force on earth can stop an idea whose time has come. Nothing is stronger than an idea whose time has come. No army can stop an idea whose time has come. Nothing is as powerful as an idea whose time has come.
24 Jan 2020
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and South-West governors yesterday met at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, where they resolved to come up with a framework to provide backing to the regional security...
24 Jan 2020
Any lawyer - a high quality or high profile lawyer or a low quality or low profile one - who sees the title of my rendering this day may be chagrined before reading it from the very beginning to the very end.


9 mins ago
Against the background of demand by the Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, to arm Amotekun operatives with AK-47 rifles, the Presidency, yesterday, warned governors against the decision to authorise the procurement of automatic weapons
10 mins ago
Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State, yesterday, led stakeholders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South East to interact with the presidential candidate of the party, Alhaji Atiku Abukakar.
21 mins ago
The Edo State Government, in collaboration with the Bank of Industry (BoI), has extended a credit line to local manufacturers seeking loans of up to N20 million to expand their businesses and contribute to the state’s economic...
23 mins ago
The crisis rocking the elective congress of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) scheduled for September 30 in Benin City, Edo State, may be far from over, as the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria...
38 mins ago
Organisers of the Lagos International Trade Fair (LITF), the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), have assured that despite recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic and harsh business environment...