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30,000 Nigerians Refugees Return from Niger, Cameroun

..by Chukwuma Dike, Abuja The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has said that close to 30,000 Nigerian refugees in Niger Republic and Cameroun has returned back to the country. The Head of Media and Public Relations, NEMA, Mr. Sani Datti, in a statement on Tuesday, said that about 29,581 Nigerians who fled

Rights Group Urges FG to Release Former NSA Dasuki from Detention

...by Chukwuma Dike, Abuja The Sokoto based civil rights group, the Media Forum for Development (MEFODE) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari led  federal government to release the former National Security Adviser (NSA), Sambo Dasuki. The interim National Coordinator of the group, Comrade Abdallah el-Kurebe, at a briefing in Sokoto State, called

Nigerian Army Council Approves 8th Division in Sokoto

...by Jude Johnson, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai has disclosed that the Nigerian Army Council has approved the establishment of the 8th Army Division in Sokoto. Buratai disclosed this in Sokoto on Sunday when he paid condolence visit on the Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal

Boko Haram Terrorists, An Offshoot of Maitatsine Sect -NSA

•Militancy questions govt ability to protect citizens Jude Johnson, Abuja The National Security ‎Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd) on Monday said that the Boko Haram terrorist group currently terrorising the North Eastern part of Nigeria is an offshoot of Maitatsine‎ Islamic Sect killed over 5000 people in parts of the

Security Guide for the Festive Seasons

...by Nneoma Ndibe, Abuja The security agencies in Nigeria has released security tips to guide the actions of individuals and organisations to ensure a secured festive seasons. The message, which was circulated by security agents in several social media network on Monday noted that festive season is usually characterised by increased criminal

Buratai Inaugurates Projects by Army Engineers in Kebbi

..by Jude Johnson, Abuja The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has inaugurated several development projects constructed by Army personnel in Kebbi State. The projects commissioned by Buratai on Monday include Multi – Cell box culvert linking Shema – Bakoshi – Matankari towns in Zuru local government Area of Kebbi

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