Terrorism

Court Remands Suspected Nigerian ISIS Member For 6

Thursday, April 4, 2024
The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has ordered the detention of a Nigerian accused of being a member of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, Emmanuel Osase, for 60 days. Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Court gave the order following a motion ex-parte filed by the Department of State Services (DSS ...

Notorious Bandit kingpin, Dogo Gide, Is Dead

Wednesday, March 27, 2024
Reports have emerged that a notorious bandit leader, Dogo Gide, who has been terrorising Northwest states, especially Zamfara, has passed away. According to reports, Dogo Gide died after sustaining injuries from gunshots during an encounter with the troops of Operation Hadarin Daji (OPHD) in Mada ...

Terrorists Kill Eleven Persons, Abduct 20 Women, Children In Zamfara

Monday, March 25, 2024
No fewer than 11 persons were reportedly killed on Sunday night while 20 women and children were kidnapped by bandits in Zamfara State. The terrorists reportedly stormed Gidan Zuma village in the Bungudu Local Government Area of the state, killed 11 persons, and abducted 20 women and an unspecifi ...

Federal Government Condoles With Russia Over Moscow Terrorist AttackĀ 

Saturday, March 23, 2024
The federal government of Nigeria has expressed its deepest condolences to the people and Government of the Russian Federation on the tragic attack carried out at the Crocus Concert Hall in Moscow that resulted in the death of innocent people and injuries to more than a hundred others. In a state ...

Defence Headquarters Declares Simon Ekpa, Flavour, Bello Turji, 94 Others Wanted

Saturday, March 23, 2024
The Defence Headquarters has declared factional leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Simon Ekpa; IPOB member, Flavour; notorious bandit, Bello Turji and 94 others wanted. The wanted persons include terrorists and insurgents, among others, who are behind violent crimes in the country. The ...

Federal Government Orders Civil Servants On Study Leave To Submit Proof Of Appro

Friday, March 22, 2024
The Federal Government has asked Federal Civil Servants on study leave to show evidence of approval obtained from the Office of the Head of Civil Service of the Federation. This was made known in a memo by Folashade Yemi-Esan, Head of Civil Service of the Federation, which was addressed to all pe ...

Federal Government Unveils Names Of Terrorism Financiers In Nigeria

Wednesday, March 20, 2024
The Federal Government has released the identity of 15 entities, including nine individuals and six Bureau De Change operators and firms, allegedly involved in terrorism financing. The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit made this known on Tuesday in document entitled ldquo;Designation of Indiv ...

Two Civilians Injured In Borno State Suicide Bombing

Monday, March 18, 2024
Borno State Police Command has confirmed that two people sustained injuries during a suicide bombing in the state on Sunday. The police in a statement by ASP Daso Nahum, spokesperson for the Command, said the incident occurred in Biu Local Government Area of the state. He said the incident occ ...

More Terrorist Attacks Looming, FG Must Negotiate With Banditsā€“ Sheikh Gumi

Friday, March 15, 2024
Controversial Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has claimed that there is no military solution to end the insecurity problems Nigeria is currently facing. The scholar who said this during an interview session with AriseNews TV on Friday morning, insisted that persistent military attacks on the t ...

FG Files Terrorism Charges Against Miyetti Allah President, Court Fixes March 22

Thursday, March 14, 2024
The Federal Government has filed terrorism charges against the detained President of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, Bello Bodejo. In the terrorism charges dated March 12, Bodejo was accused of undermining the national security of Nigeria by establishing and arming an ethnic militia group without auth ...
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