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FG to introduce new visa regime for National security, economic growth

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Federal Government has announced  plans to introduce a new visa regime to address insecurity and enhance economic growth in the country by increasing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The Comptroller General of Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Muhammad Babandede, said this at the 2019 dinner and award night organised by the

US expresses deep concern over re-arrest of Sowore

Godsgift Onyedinefu The US Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Affairs (DRL) says it is deeply concerned over the re-arrest of Omoyele Sowore, convener of #RevolutionNow, by the Department State Services (DSS). In a tweet on Saturday, the office said respect for the rule of law, judicial Independence, political and media

DSS speaks on Sowore’s re-arrest

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Department of State Services (DSS)  has denied that it's operatives invaded the court to arrest Omoleye Sowore, the Convener, Revolution Now Protest. In a statement signed Peter Afunanya, DSS spokesperson, the secret police said the viral video of the incident did not show any of its officers but was only

Death of Reinhard Bonke, a huge loss — CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has stated that it received the sad news of the death of Reinhard Bonke, the famous German international evangelist, today, with a shock and has described it as a huge loss to the body of Christ all over the world. The statement which was made

SAEMA 2019: Army, Police big winners at maiden security awards

•Air Force too•SK Usman, Police twins, Gen. Bulama shine in individual categories Senator Iroegbu The Nigerian Army, Nigerian Police Force and Nigerian Air Force (NAF) emerged top winners at the Maiden Security and Emergency Management Award (SAEMA) instituted to recognise and appreciate the contributions of the defence, security, intelligence and emergency

DSS releases Sowore, pays N100,000 fine

The Department of State Services (DSS) on the Thursday night released the convener of the Revolution Now protest, Omoyele Sowore. Sowore was released after a Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday morning gave the DSS 24-hours to release him from detention. Sowore first met his bail on November 6, one month

Troops inflicts more casualties on Boko Haram fighters, rescues women, children

..decimates criminal gangs nationwide Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigerian Army says Boko Haram and Islamic State of West African Province (ISWAP) fighters has suffered heavy human and material casualties by the troops of operation Lafiya Dole. Colonel Aminu Iliyasu, Coordinator Nigerian Army Operations Media, said several terrorists were killed including two female suicide bomber,

Buhari launches 2019 National Security Strategy

Godsgift Onyedinefu President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday launched the 2019 National security strategy document with a restated commitment to the security of lives and property of all Nigerians. He made the remark on Wednesday, at the launch of the country’s National Security Strategy document The President, while launching the document at the