FAAN suspends aviation security unit heads in Lagos

By Adekunle Williams Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has suspended indefinitely, the Aviation Security Unit Heads who were on duty when an unidentified man climbed an Azman aircraft at Lagos airport on Friday morning. FAAN’s General Manager, Public Affairs, Mrs Henrietta Yakubu, confirmed the development in a statement issued in Lagos. The News Agency […]

NIS Boss Urges Security Spokespersons to Communicate Always

NIS Boss Urges Security Spokespersons to Communicate AlwaysThe Controller General of the Nigerian Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede has tasked security spokesperson to always communicate with the public not only when there is crisis. Babandede made the charge when the management of the Centre for Crisis Communication (CCC) paid him a courtesy visit in his office. […]

Troops Patrol Abuja-Kaduna Expressway, Eliminates Armed Bandits

Troops Patrol Abuja-Kaduna Expressway, Eliminates Armed Bandits The troops of Sector 5 of 1Division Nigerian Army, on Operation THUNDER STRIKE, on Wednesday 17 July 2019 , had an encounter with armed bandits along Abuja-Kaduna road. The bandits who dressed in military uniform, mounted a road block between Olam Farms and Alheri Camp along the busy […]

President Buhari Appoints Bolaji Nagode NAPTIN Boss

President Buhari Appoints Bolaji Nagode NAPTIN BossPresident Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Bolaji Nagode as the Director General of National Power Training Institute of Nigeria (NAPTIN). In a letter confirming the appointment from the Federal Ministry of Power dated July 18, 2019 with reference No FMP/7858/I/126 the appointment is for an […]

NDLEA to recruit 5,000 personnel to boost manpower – Abdallah

By Martins Abochol The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Col. Muhammad Abdallah (retd), says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved recruitment of 5,000 personnel for the agency to boost its manpower. Abdallah made the disclosure on Friday at the Public Destruction of Drug Exhibits by Taraba Command of NDLEA in Jalingo. He said that the […]

5 inmates bag degrees in Kirikiri prison – NOUN VC

By Damilola Fadugba Five inmates of Maximum Security Prison in Kirikiri, Lagos, have bagged university degrees from National Open University (NOUN). The Vice Chancellor of NOUN, Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu, disclosed this in Lagos on Friday during the graduation ceremony and presentation of certificates to the five inmates at Maximum Security Prison, Kirikiri. Adamu, who […]

Algeria beat Senegal 1-0 to lift AFCON title after 29 years

By Emmanuel Afonne Algeria Desert Foxes have won the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation (AFCON) with a lone goal defeat of the Teranga Lions of Senegal in the final played on Friday at the Cairo International Stadium, Egypt. Algerian striker Baghdad Bounedja found the back of the net in the 2nd minute when his shot […]