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Top 10 security related reports in Nigeria | 22.5.19

Cpt. Hashim Abdullahi    1. WIKE OFFERED ME BILLIONS OF NAIRA TO COMPROMISE RIVERS ELECTION SAYS GENERAL JAMIL SARHAM Jamil Sarham, general officer commanding 6 division of the Nigerian army, has said Nyesom Wike Offered him billions of Naira in bribe to compromise the governorship elections in the state. Aminu Iliyasu, the division’s

Top 10 security related reports in Nigeria | 21.5.19

1. COUP SCARE: NO EVIDENCE DOCUMENT REFERENCED BY NIGERIAN MILITARY, SSS EXISTS The circulation of a document which allegedly called for a coup to overthrow President Muhammadu Buhari appeared to have been exaggerated by the Nigerian government and security agencies, PREMIUM TIMES can report after efforts to obtain it fell through.

Wike’s claims against GOC 6 Division is false, says Army

Godsgift Onyedinefu The 6 Division of the Nigerian Army has dismissed the claims made by Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike against the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 6 Division and Land Component Commander Operation DELTA SAFE, Major General Jamil Sarham, as false allegations. Wike had accused Sarham of operating an illegal oil bunkering

Counter-Terrorism: Nigerian Army receives new consignment of ammunition

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Nigeria Army on Monday took delivery of some consignment of arms and ammunition to boost its weapon inventory in the fight against the insurgents. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the weapons were conveyed through a chartered cargo plane, which landed at 3:00 p.m. at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport,

Book: ‘The Legend of Buratai’ launched in Abuja

Nosa Enobhayisobo   The author, Dr. Abubakar Mohammed Sani, unveiled the fictional book 'The legend of Buratai',  chronicling the life of the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, on Friday in Abuja. Speaking at the unveiling, the Chairman, Dr. Bashir Jibril disclosed that, "the problem of insecurity and other

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria | 17.5.19 

Cpt. Hashim Abdullahi  1. 'BORNO IS SAFER THAN ABUJA, ZAMFARA, KATSINA' SAYS GOV SHETTIMA Kashim Shettima, the governor of Borno, has said that the state which is the hotbed of Boko Haram insurgency, is safer than many states in Nigeria. Shettima made the declaration when he spoke to the Chairman House Committee

Boko Haram: House C’ttee on Army visits Theatre Command Maiduguri (photos)

Col. Sagir Musa    The Chairman House Committee on Army Honourable Rimamnde Shawulu Kwewum today Wednesday the 16th of May 2019, led members of the House of Representatives Committee on Army on an oversight function to the Headquarters Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Maimalari Military Cantonment Maiduguri, Borno State.   On arrival, the Honourable