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Official: 640 Nigerians set to return from South Africa

The Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this to journalists on Monday after a closed-door meeting with the Senate Committee on Diaspora in Abuja.

Nigerian Army hands over 120 recovered cows to Kaduna government

1 Division, Nigerian Army, on Thursday handed over 120 cows and 14 sheep recovered from a bandit who was suspected to have rustled them somewhere along Kaduna-Abuja highway.

Insecurity: Guards Brigade soldiers urged to be at alert

Officers and soldiers of the Guards Brigade Nigerian Army have been urged to be disciplined, obedient and alert at all times to curb the activities of terrorists and other criminal groups causing problems for the nation.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Nigeria must not abandon families of ex-servicemen – Lagos governor

Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Lagos State governor, on Monday made a case for the welfare of the families of ex-Servicemen who died in the course of serving the nation.
Troops of 26 Brigade Garrison on patrol and escort duties of civilian merchants and commuters along Wala village and adjoining communities in Borno on Saturday had a fierce encounter with desperate and hungry Boko Haram terrorists’, who had laid an ambush, ready to pounce on food and other essentials.

Nigerian Army explains new anti-Boko Haram strategy blamed for insurgents’ recent attacks

Olusegun Adeniyi, the Theater Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, made this known when he led a team of journalists on a visit to Magumeri, Gubio and Benisheik, headquarters of Magumeri, Gubio and Kaga local government areas of the state.
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has deployed 1,400 corps members to Gombe State for the 2019 Batch B Stream II orientation course.

Katsina deaths: NYSC restricts movement of corps members

The Director General of the National Youths Service Scheme, NYSC, Brigadier- General S. Ibrahim, on Tuesday in katsina ordered State Coordinators, nationwide to strictly enforce relevant extant rules that regulates the movement of corps members both on inter and intrastate and local government boundaries, as part of measures to stem rising cases of deaths through road accidents and exposure to banditry and other violent attacks.

List: Nigerian Defence Academy releases list of successful candidates for 71 Regular Course

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna has released the admission list of successful candidates for 71 Regular Course.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

Nigerian Army redeploys generals in fresh shake-up

The Nigerian Army has announced another set of postings which centred largely around the Boko Haram war in the North-east.
Shuaibu Ibrahim NYSC

NUC, NYSC move to block fake foreign trained graduates from service

Its Executive Secretary, Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, stated these when the Director-General of the NYSC, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, visited him at the headquarters of the commission in Abuja.
Shuaibu Ibrahim NYSC

DG: NYSC remains only stable workforce in Nigeria

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has said that the Scheme remains the only stable workforce in Nigeria.
The Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (IPCR) has pledged to collaborate with the Nigerian Army Resource Centre (NARC) to find practical solutions to insecurity confronting the country.

New Guards Brigade commander takes over

The newly appointed commander Guards Brigadier-General Muhammad Takuti Usman is ready to take over office.
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced the appointment of six new Permanent Secretaries in the States Civil Service.

Lagos set to demolish structures around oil pipelines

The Lagos State government is adopting a new security measure that will tighten the noose on criminals engaging in pipeline vandalism and kidnapping.
Iranian Revolutionary Guards patrolling around the British-flagged tanker Stena Impero off the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas

Iranian seizes ship third ‘foreign vessel’

Iran has seized a “foreign vessel” in the Gulf, state media said Sunday, in what would be the third such seizure in a month amid heightened tensions with its foe the United States.
Shuaibu Ibrahim NYSC

NYSC boss visits family of slain corps member in Zaria

Director General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Ibrahim Shuaibu, at the weekend visited the home of a slain Corps member, Precious Owolabi, in Zaria, Kaduna State, to console them over their loss.

NYSC donates relief materials to Katsina IDPs

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have donated relief materials including food items, medicine and clothing to internally displaced persons, who were victims of banditry attacks in Katsina.

Policeman killed in ambush by bandits in Katsina

A policeman was killed at the weekend when some 300 bandits ambushed a team of security personnel responding to distress calls from communities in Kankara local government area of Katsina State.
L-R: Commander of the 9th Brigade, Brigadier-General Nasir Mohammed Jega; Private Jolly Samson; Private Mutari Muhammed and Colonel Oladipo Diya during an Environmental Sanitation Exercise to mark the 2019 Nigerian Army Day Celebration, at Olowu Street, Ipodo, Ikeja, Lagos, on Saturday.

Soldiers storm Lagos streets to eradicate filth

Residents of Ipodo community in Ikeja area of Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria woke up to receive unusual visitors in the neighborhood on Saturday.
Shuaibu Ibrahim NYSC

NYSC chief visits Ogun, Lagos camps preaches love, good conduct

The Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, has advised corps members to be conscious of their conduct, interact freely and embrace teamwork in the cause of their call to national service.

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Tribunal verdict triumph of truth over falsehood – Oyo governor

Oyo State Governor, Mr Seyi Makinde, has described his victory at the Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal as the triumph of truth over falsehood.
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Reps: 1,723 contractors received N70 billion without mobilising to site

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