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Friday, August 18, 2017
Boko Haram insurgents killed 4 villagers in Borno

Boko Haram insurgents killed 4 villagers in Borno

No fewer than four persons were killed in an attack by Boko Haram insurgents at Wanori-Amarwa community of Konduga local government area of Borno. It...
Human Rights Abuses: Osinbajo inaugurates 8-man panel to investigate armed forces, others

Human Rights Abuses: Osinbajo inaugurates 8-man panel to investigate armed forces, others

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday in Abuja inaugurated eight-man Presidential Investigation Panel to review compliance of the Armed Forces with Human Rights’ obligations...
NSCDC arrests 6 illegal gold miners in Minna

NSCDC deploy 80 armed personnel to southern Kaduna State

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Thursday said it had deployed no fewer than 80 armed personnel to Southern Kaduna State...
Many feared dead in Adamawa attack

Many feared dead in Adamawa attack

Many people were feared dead on Thursday in a fresh attack by Boko Haram Islamists in Ghumbili community in the Madagali Local Government Area...
Troops kill 6 Boko Haram insurgents, recover weapons in Borno

Troops kill 6 Boko Haram insurgents, recover weapons in Borno

The Nigerian Army said that it killed six terrorists in Dikwa Local Government Area of Borno during an operation to dislodge the remnant of...
Surrender now to avoid humiliating death, army tells terorrists

Surrender now to avoid humiliating death, army tells terorrists

The Nigerian Army has called on the remnants of the Boko Haram terrorists to surrender now to avoid humiliating death from the renewed onslaught...
Take the fight to terrorists hideouts – Buratai charges troops

Take the fight to terrorists hideouts – Buratai charges troops

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has again charged troops to move deep into the bushes to engage and clear remnants of...
Security: Dambazau wants more synergy among military, other security agencies‎

Security: Dambazau wants more synergy among military, other security agencies‎

‎Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau has called for improved intelligence sharing and synergy among the military and other security agencies in order...
I-G pledges support to UNICEF on promotion of children’s Rights

I-G pledges support to UNICEF on promotion of children’s Rights

The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Tuesday pledged his administration’s support to UNICEF to promote and protect Children’s Rights as enshrined in...
Shettima appoints 5-member Civil Service Commission

Shettima confirms killing of 31 fishermen by Boko Haram

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno on Tuesday confirmed that Boko Haram insurgents had killed 31 fishermen at Baga in Kukawa Local Government Area of...