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Killings: Olonisakin assures Zamfara citizens of peace, safety

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Chief Of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin has reassured the general public and the good people of Zamfara state and environs of their safety from banditry, kidnapping and rustling. Olonisakin stressed that Operation Sharan Daji is focused on restoring peace and security in the entire area. The

Alex badeh’s killers release abducted friend

The suspected killers of the immediate past Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd.), have released his abducted friend. It was learnt that Badeh’s friend was released after his family paid a ransom running into millions of naira. The police had said in a statement last week that, “The

Badeh’s driver survived deadly attack, recuperating well– NAF

•Says ex-Defence Chief was provided with necessary security details  •Substantial progress made in ongoing investigation    Jude Johnson    ‪The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has expressed  dismay over what it noted as erroneous reports and comments in the media regarding the unfortunate incident that led to the death of former Chief of Defence Staff (CDS),

Memo to Sambo Dasuki on Alex Badeh

  Dear Colonel Sambo Dasuki (rtd.),    As you spend your third year in illegal detention since December 2015, I am using this memo to intimate you about the brutal assassination of former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Alex Badeh by gunmen along the Keffi-Abuja Highway. He was expected to open his defence

Badeh: ‘Two Generals killed in three months…no one is safe’ –Nigerians react

Jude Johnson    The Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki; Speaker of Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogora and other Nigerians have reacted to the suspected assassination of a Four-star General and ex-Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, with shock and disbelief. Most Nigerians who commented through various social

Insecurity: FG toughens stand against illicit arms, abuse of social media

•Bans unauthorised use of drones, broadcast equipment  •Says fundemental human rights dont guarantee incitement, hate speech •Activates crisis communication platforms   Senator Iroegbu The Federal Government has as part of broad measures to stem the tide of insecurity in the country, banned the unauthorised acquisition of  firearms, drones and broadcast equipment. This was disclosed on Thursday

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

Capt. Hashim  Abdullahi 1. BOKO HARAM: NIGERIA REAFFIRMS $6.7BN NORTHEAST RECONSTRUCTION, REHABILITATION, RESETTLEMENT PLAN The Federal Government says it has developed a 6.7-billion-dollar robust plan of action for the reconstruction, rehabilitation and resettlement of Northeast devastated by Boko Haram activities. Nigeria’s Ambassador/Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Prof. Tijjani Bande, said this