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Oil Thieves, Soldiers in Cat and Mouse Game in Delta Creek

By Perez Brisibe Oil thieves illegitimately refining crude oil at Otor-Edo and surrounding communities in Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, and soldiers from the 222 Battalion, Agbarha-Otor, in the state are tangled in a roundabout war. The illegal oil refiners have also destroyed aquatic life in the river, economic crops

Women protest rising rape cases by Fulani herdsmen in Delta

  Hundreds of women in Ewu, an Urhobo community, Ughelli South Local Government Area of Delta State on Wednesday protested  alleged rising cases of  rape by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the area. The protesters, an eye witness, Abel Oshewigho, said, barricaded major roads within the community and chanted war dongs including the

Flood: Gov Okowa inspects affected communities in Delta State

Senator Iroegbu The Executive Governor of Delta State, Sen. Ifeanyi Okowa, has inspected some flood ravaged communities in Delta State, South South of Nigeria. This was announced on Thursday via his Twitter handle @govifeanyiokowa by the Assistant on Social Media, Ms. Veronica Abang.   The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency

TOP 10 SECURITY RELATED NEWS IN NIGERIA

By Capt Hashim Abdullahi  1. MILITARY PREPARES 498 SOLDIERS FOR RETIREMENT IN OSHODI LAGOS Four hundred and ninety-eight Non-Commissioned Officers (NCOs) of the Nigerian military were Tuesday inaugurated into a six months course preparatory for their retirement. The personnel, comprising 352 from the army, 130 Air Force and 16 navy would spend

Dickson boosts Bayelsa security with patrol vehicles

•Declares total war on criminals  Grace Ovrahwah  The Bayelsa State Governor, Henry Seriake Dickson on Wednesday announced the donation of patrol vehicles to the state-owned security outfit, “Operation Doo Akpo” to enhance their operations, towards improving on the prevailing peace and stability. Governor Dickson, who addressed operatives of the security outfit during a

TOP 10 SECURITY RELATED NEWS IN NIGERIA

By Capt. Hashim Abdullahi  1. SUPPORT NIGERIA TO CONFRONT CHILD-SOLDIERS IN CONFLICT AREAS, OSINBAJO TELLS AU. Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has called on the African Union (AU) member states to support Nigeria’s effort to strengthen the engagement in confronting the menace of child soldiers and millions of out-of-school children in armed conflict

TOP 10 SECURITY RELATED NEWS IN NIGERIA

...Capt. Hashim Abdullahi 1. BURATAI BAGS BRAZIL’S HIGHEST MILITARY AWARD The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has been conferred with the Brazilian Military Order of Merit Award at Brasilia in Brazil. The Brazilian military order of merit award, which is the highest military honour in the country, is awarded to

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