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Governor Obaseki commends Edo APC for ‘inclusive’ Congress

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has commended state chapter of the All Progressives Congress for adopting a consensus arrangement in its congress held on Saturday.

APC Congress: Police, NSCDC deploy 2,500 personnel in Borno

The Police and the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence said 2,500 officers had been deployed to provide security at the All Progressives Congress state congress in Borno.

Heavy security as Edo delegates arrive for APC state congress

Security has been beefed up at strategic locations in Benin, ahead of the Edo State congress of the All Progressives Congress on Saturday.

Family seeks justice over student killed by civil defense in Ibadan

It was gathered that the late Kofoworola who wrote her last WAEC papers three days before her death, had earlier complained of headache at about 12noon on the fateful Saturday.

Federal government introduces biometric registration to curb farmers-herders crisis

The federal government has introduced the use of biometric registration to monitor the movement of people, goods and livestock into the country.

Two people jailed for vandalising electricity equipment in Bauchi

The National Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has disclosed that two people from Misau Local Government Area of Bauchi State have been sentenced to nine months imprisonment each for vandalising electricity equipment.

Ekiti guber: We won’t rig election for any party – INEC

Contrary to repeated the allegation being raised by Governor Ayodele Fayose that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) was plotting to rig the July 14 governorship election in the state, the commission has said nothing would make it compromise the integrity of the poll in favour of any candidate.

Court fixes date for Senator Jang’s arraignment

A Plateau State High Court sitting in Jos on Monday has fixed May 16, for the arraignment of Senator David Jang who is being detained by the EFCC for misappropriation of funds.

NCAN partners NSCDC to tackle foreigners’ encroachment at farm gates

National Cashew Association of Nigeria (NCAN), has entered into partnership with Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to tackle foreigners’ encroachment at farm gates across the country.

SPN: Oyo council poll stage-managed, show of shame

The Oyo state chapter of Socialist Party of Nigeria, SPN, on Sunday described the May 12 council poll in Oyo State as a huge show of shame and stage-managed fraud.

NSCDC deploys 2,000 personnel ahead of President Buhari’s visit to Jigawa

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) says it has deployed about 2,000 personnel ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day visit to Jigawa, beginning on Monday.

Commotion in Ifako-Ijaiye, Agege as APC holds local government congresses in Lagos

The All Progressives Congress (APC) congress in Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government Area of Lagos State on Saturday ended abruptly as delegates rowdily disagreed on the election of some candidates.

Stray bullet kills teenager during Oyo council poll

A teenager simply identified as Kofo was killed by a stray bullet when some hoodlums clashed with personnel of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) during Saturday’s local government election in Oyo state.

Ekiti APC‎ primary: Tight security as accreditation begins

To check a repeat of the May 5 botched governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti, a security cordon was on Saturday thrown on Damlek Event Centre in Ado-Ekiti, the venue of the rescheduled exercise.

Abia: NSCDC made 56 arrests, secured 24 convictions in 2017 – Commandant

Dr Benito Eze, the Commandant, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Abia, said on Friday that the command made 56 arrests an secured 24 convictions in 2017.

Ekiti APC guber primary: Governor Al-Makura Meets with security chiefs

In a bid to ensure that the rescheduled governorship primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State is successful, the Governor of Nasarawa State, Alhaji Tanko Al-Makura, is currently holding a meeting with security chiefs in the state.

Ex-VP Atiku Abubakar: Why federal government must tame rising waves of insecurity

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has observed that as the country marches toward the 2019 general elections, the current wave of insecurity will increase, hence the need to beef up security.

Nigerian Army, NSCDC clash over seizure of petrol-laden trucks

The 16 Brigade of Nigerian Army, Yenagoa, and the Bayelsa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps have clashed over the seizure of two tankers conveying suspected diverted petrol.

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