Home Topics Cattle Rustling
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday, said that the Nigerian Army was re-strategising to deal decisively with kidnapping and cattle rustling which is backing rampant in North Central and North West part of the country.
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Thursday charged officers to redouble effort toward tackling spate of kidnapping and cattle rustling in the country.
Leadership of Fulani Pastoralist groups Friday rose from an emergency meeting in Kaduna, calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to call Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, to order over the anti-open grazing law in that state.
Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, has warned Army personnel to steer clear from politics, especially as 2019 elections draw near.
Security agencies in Sokoto, Katsina, Kaduna and Zamfara states say they are collaborating to tackle criminality in their areas of operation.
The Taraba State government has said that it no longer had confidence in the Federal Government security apparatus deployed in the state.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Friday decorated 69 newly promoted officers in Niger Command with their new ranks.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday in Gusau, Zamfara State, directed security agencies to improve their strategies of intelligence gathering, surveillance and accuracy in deployments, and ensure that criminal activities are brought to an end across the country.
The Nigeria Police would set up an Explosive Ordinance (EOD) training school in Borno to check indiscriminate Improvised Explosive Device attacks by Boko Haram insurgents.
Zamfara State Governor Abdul’Aziz Yari Abubakar has called on state legislatures to synergise and collaborate with the executive arms for government to meet public expectations and deliver promises to the people.
As the March 15 deadline issued by state commissioners of police to owners of illegal firearms draws near, the Police on Saturday, vowed to investigate and prosecute anybody found with prohibited firearms after the expiration of the 21 days notice.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said the crisis on the Mambilla Plateau in Taraba State had claimed more lives than that of the herdsmen killings in Benue and Zamfara states.
Nigeria has recorded an increase in crops production and in land areas agricultural cultivation in 2017 above the 2016 production records.
Former Senate President, David Mark, has described the demise of erstwhile Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu, as a huge loss to the nation.
The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) has named former Yemen coach Abraham Mebratu to take charge of the national team.
The Nigerian Air Force (NAF), says it has graduated additional fighter pilots to boost its operational capability to meet contemporary security challenges.
Several people are feared dead in a fatal train Train-Bus accident on old Abeokuta road, Agege, Lagos.
The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Derkey Africa, has pleaded with African leaders to show exemplary leadership in order to improve lives and the society.
Goals scored from offside positions will be a thing of the past at least in competitions where Video Assistant Referees (VARs) are used, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Friday.
Considering the loss of lives and properties that has remained hallmark of carriage of goods by road, especially petroleum products, management of Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) has been advised to channel more resources towards assisting the haulage sector of our economy.
The crisis rocking the Osun State chapter of the Social Democratic Party has continued to fester as two governorship candidates emerged after separate primaries conducted by the two factions of the party in the state.
Norway-based midfielder Afeez Aremu has joined up with the Flying Eagles ahead of Saturday’s final U20 AFCON playoff against Mauritania in Lagos.
President Donald Trump lashed out Thursday after Brussels hit US tech giant Google with a record fine, and warned he would no longer allow Europe to take “advantage” of the United States.