The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, said yesterday that the President Muhammadu Buhari administration will effectively tackle the challenges facing the country if it approves yearly recruitment of 31,000 policemen for the next five years. The IGP who made the appeal during the passing out parade of 583 police...
The Nigerian Army said yesterday that it decided to embark on Operations Python Dance 11 and Crocodile Smile 11 in the South East and South South geopolitical zones of the country in order to tackle the rising challenges of militancy, kidnapping and pipeline vandalism. The Chief of Army Staff, Lt....
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in New York implored world leaders to sustain collaborative efforts in the war against terrorism at the international level. The Nigerian leader who said this while delivering Nigeria’s national statement during the general debate of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) also...
The Lagos State Government has disbursed N742 million pension payments for the month of August. A statement by the Head of the Lagos State Pension Commission (LASPEC), Mrs Basirat Lawal on Monday, said the money was released for the payment of 255 retirees. “Lagos cares and that is why it is...
The Nigerian Army on Monday restated its commitment to training and re-training of its manpower to equip them for the task of protecting the nation’s territorial integrity. The Commandant of the Nigerian Army School of Supply and Transport, Brig.-Gen. Bolaji Salami, made the disclosure at the opening ceremony of the...
Nigeria will be saving about N300 billion it spends annually on importation of rice as local production of the commodity has now reached 15 million metric tonnes, the federal ministry of Agriculture disclosed yesterday. The director of Agriculture at the Kano office of the ministry, Muhammad Adamu, who gave the...
 The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Kpotun Idris has restated his commitment to the capacity development of police officers in the country. Idris who was represented by the Deputy Inspector General  (DIG) in charge of training, Emmanuel Iyang,  stated this yesterday in Abuja during the commencement of a 3-day...
No fewer than four persons were confirmed killed while several others sustained varying degrees of injuries following Boko Haram attack at Amarwa villages along Maiduguri, Konduga road, DAILY POST reports. Amb. Ahemed Shehu, of the Civil Liberties Organisation, who was in contact with the village head, disclosed this on Sunday,...
The Federal Government says it has commenced investigation to uncover the importers of three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals imported into Nigeria from Cameroon Recall that the Nigeria Customs Service on July 26 intercepted three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals...
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Kaduna State Command has impounded a truck loaded with 33,000 litres of petroleum product suspected to be black oil The unbranded truck Model 95400 DAF ATI without registration number was reportedly abandoned at Kinkinau close to Ungwan Muazu in Kaduna-South Local Government Area. Investigation reveals that...

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