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‘Vegenful’ opposition politicians behind criminalities, insecurity in Nigeria – Army Chief

Mukaila Ola  The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen.Tukur Buratai, has accused the opposition politicians who lost the last general elections in Nigeria of destabilising the country through worsening security crisis. According to him, the increase in criminalities across the country was as a result of embittered politicians bent at destabilizing

Elections: DSS warns politicians, youths against violence

Godsgift Onyedinefu Few days to the 2019 polls, the Department of State Security Services (DSS) has charged politician and youths to shun from all acts of violence saying it will not stand idly and watch "miscreants and mischief makers" bring avoidable chaos and disorder upon the nation. The Service also vowed that

2019 elections: What Buhari discussed with security chiefs in closed door meeting

Godsgift Onyedifu President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with heads of the National Security Council behind closed at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. At the end of the meeting, the security Chiefs raised concerns over proliferation and stockpiling of weapons by politicians to cause mayhem ahead of the 2019 general elections. The meeting

Stop Using Youths as Thugs – CAN charges politicians  

•Saraki charges youths to shun violence Godsgift Onyedinefu  The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has tasked the political leaders at all levels to involve the Nigerian youths in the nation building instead of using them for thuggery and all forms of electoral malpractices. This was disclosed in a statement Signed by Pastor Adebayo Oladeji, Special

Don’t  jeopardise national security, CDS warns politicians

Jude Johnson    The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), Gen. Abayomi Olanisakin, has warned politicians to shun actions capable of jeopardizing national security in the 2019 general elections. Olanisakin gave the warning in Sokoto on Thursday  during the assessment of the Disaster  Response Unit of the 119 Forward Operation Base of the Nigerian

Arms seizure: APC warns Nigerians against election violence

Godsgift Onyedinefu   Following the the recent seizure of a Nigerian-bound ship carrying arms and explosives detained in South Africa, the All Progressive Alliance (APC) has warned Nigerian electorates to resist 'desperate' politicians bent on deploying violence to manipulate elections. In a statement signed by the National Publicity Secretary Mr. Yekini Nabena on

Security breaches are handiwork of politicians – Kailani Mohammed

Jude Johnson  The founder of Vote Guard, a group also known as Akasa Atsare concerned with the enlightenment of voters to protect their votes, Alhaji Kailani Mohammed, has blamed politicians for the orchestrating the current spate of insecurity in parts of the country. Mohammed at a press briefing in Kaduna on Wednesday, described the