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DSS arrests ISWA bomb expert in Adamawa

•Nabs killers of Kaduna monarch, maiwada galadima •Recovers cache of ammunition across states Godsgift Onyedinefu The Department of State Security Service (DSS) on Thursday announced the arrest of high profile kidnappers and crime suspects across Nigeria including a suspected Improvised Explosives Device (IED) expert for the Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA), Abbas

Killings: NAF deploys air assets to plateau

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has deployed an EC-135 helicopter and an Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft along with an additional detachment of NAF Regiment personnel to Plateau State. The deployment is in support of efforts aimed at quelling the crisis that recently erupted in the State and restoring normalcy. NAF

Herdsmen attacks plateau, kill 19 in their sleep

No fewer than nineteen people are feared killed in another attack by suspected herdsmen in Ariri Village, Bassa Local Government Area of Plateau State. According to Channels report Thursday morning that the herdsmen attacked the village on Wednesday night and shot the victims while they were asleep. According to residents of the

Unknown gunmen kill 11people, injures 12 in plateau

At least eleven persons were killed on Sunday night by unknown gunmen in Lopandet Dwei, Du community in Rayfield, Jos South Local Government Area, of Plateau State Daily sun reports that the gunmen who were said to have come in a Hilux Van, shot randomly on people killing 11 persons while

Top 10 security related news in Nigeria

Maj. Hashim Abdullahi 1. CUSTOMS INTERCEPTS TRUCKLOAD OF 200,000 LIVE AMMUNITION FROM BENIN REPUBLIC The Nigerian Customs Command overseeing Niger, Kogi, and Kwara states has intercepted an Onitsha bound truck load of 200,000 live ammunition being brought into the country from Benin Republic. The Command Controller, Comptroller Benjamin Binga said that his

Why over 86 people were killed in plateau, Miyetti Allah

Chairman, North Central zone of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders’ Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), Danladi Ciroma, has reacted to the recent attacks on Plateau villages by suspected herdsmen where over 86 persons were gruesomely killed. Ciroma in a statement claimed that the attack was in retaliation of the killing of over 300

ICPC to declare Jang wanted over alleged N5.6bn fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it may declare former Governor of Plateau, Sen. Jonah Jang, wanted for refusing to honour its invitations. Indication to this was given by Spokesperson of the commission, Mrs Rasheedat Okoduwa, in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. She said that Jang

10 years after, DSS nabs notorious gunrunner Jonah Abbey

•Oher criminals terrorising Middle Belt Babatunde Abiodun  The Department of State Services (DSS) has finally arrested the dreaded gunrunner, Jonah Abbey and  key members of kidnapping, gunrunning and armed banditry syndicates terrorising Middle Belt states of Plateau, Nasarawa, Taraba and Benue. DSS in a statement yesterday by Mr. Tony Opuiyo,  said the that

Prisons’ Farm Harvest 400 Bags of Rice in Plateau

Babatunde Opalana  The Lakushi Farm Centre of the Nigerian Prisons Service has harvested over 400 bags of rice in 2017. The farm is one of the 17 Prisons farms in Nigerian and major in rice production because of it comparative advantage. The farm was repositioned at the wake of President Muhammadu Buhari’s