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Breaking: Bandits infiltrate Bauchi, vandalise telecommunication facilities

The Secretary to the State Government, Alh. Sabiu Baba, made the disclosure on Monday at a press conference at the Government House in Bauchi after a security meeting between the governor and head of security agencies in the state.

Insecurity: Nigeria establishes centre to control small arms, light weapons

This decision is part of ongoing restructuring of Nigeria’s security architecture to address emerging threats and strengthen regional mechanism for the control, prevention and regulation of SALW.

Breaking: COVID-19: Nigeria bans travellers from Brazil, India, Turkey

Non-Nigerian passport holders and non-residents who visited Brazil, India or Turkey within Fourteen (14) days preceding travel to Nigeria, shall be denied entry into Nigeria,” he said.

Breaking: Unknown gunmen attack Ebonyi Police Station, Kill 1, Injure another

the attack on the police station was not totally successful as the gunmen failed to gain full access into the station.

Breaking: NAFDAC approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Before now, Nigeria procured Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, which is being administered across the country currently to check the spread of coronavirus.

Breaking: NNPC not broke, says official

The NNPC remains in positive financial trajectory for the period in question.

Hoodlums attacked Uzodimma’s house with petrol bomb – Imo Police

“And none of the buildings was set ablaze, however, one unarmed personnel of the NSCDC was killed in the process, the hoodlums while escaping also killed a Police Sergeant and another NSCDC personnel both in there private vehicles at Mgbidi junction.”

Presidency reacts to Pantami’s controversial past

The Minister has, rightly, apologized for what he said in the early 2000s. The views were absolutely unacceptable then, and would be equally unacceptable today, were he to repeat them. But he will not repeat them

EFCC arrests instagram comedian for alleged internet fraud in Lagos

EFCC arrests instagram comedian for alleged internet fraud in Lagos

U.S. House passes bill to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state

The House first passed this bill last June by a vote of 232-180. Republicans, who controlled the Senate then, refused to act on it.

Breaking: Idriss Deby’s son named Chad president

General Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno, 37, who on Tuesday was named transitional leader as head of a military council following his father’s death, will “occupy the functions of the president of the republic” and also serve as head of the armed forces.

Chad imposes curfew, shuts borders after death of President Deby

Deby’s son, Mahamat Idriss Déby Itno is expected to lead the council but “free and democratic” elections will be held once the transition period is over, the army said on Tuesday.

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Fighting resumes in southern Afghanistan as ceasefire ends

An Afghan army spokesman in the south confirmed fighting had resumed.

Insecurity: 218 deceased, injured Prison officers get N154.57m

The Corrections boss while commiserating with the families of the fallen heroes, charged serving personnel to brace up for the emerging security challenges confronting the Service.

17 arrested in Enugu over armed robbery, cultism, other vices

Preliminary investigation shows that the car was stolen from where it was parked at Abakaliki Road, Enugu by the criminal gang, who abandoned the vehicle and fled due to intense pressure mounted by the Operatives. However, discreet investigation to fish out the fleeing suspects has commenced.

Bitcoin rises 5.6% to $49,337.72

Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency is up 77.9% from the year's low of $27,734 on Jan. 4, and down 24% from the year's high of $64,895.22 hit on April 14.