Popular Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi, has alleged that military authorities thrive on the insecurity nation wide, and is the reason they don’t want the fight against insurgency to end. The cleric, fielding questions when he featured on a program on Arise Television on Thursday, said that the military...
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has arraigned a former Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State, Dr. Theresa Taiwo Akande, for allegedly receiving bribes from contractors handling projects in the school, alongside a former Bursar of the school, Mr. Onaolapo Elijah Aderemi, over...
In continuation of its offensive against drug barons and cartels in Nigeria, the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA has seized 40 parcels of cocaine weighing 43.11kilograms, with an estimated street value of over N32 billion, at the Lagos Tincan Port The consignment containing the illicit drugs had been under...
A combination of Boko Haram and  Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) terrorists have again launched another attack at Geidam Local Government Area. The attack took place Tuesday at about 5:30 pm, with the terrorists breaking into shops and looting food and drugs. TheFact Nigeria gathered from a credible security source...
Monday, 22 February has been fixed for arraignment of former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), in the Federal High Court, Abuja, for alleged financial impropriety. Justice Inyang Ekwo fixed the date on Tuesday as the former minister was yet to be...
The money laundering trial of Doyin Okupe, former senior special Assistant on public affairs to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court Abuja, has been adjourned till March 5, 2021 for continuation of trial. The EFCC had arraigned Okupe alongside his two companies: Value Trust Investments...
Leader of a notorious bandit gang, Auwalu Daudawa, along with six other members, have surrendered over 26 high calibre weapons 21 of which are AK47 riffles, one RPG and four other dangerous weapons to Governor of Zamfara State, Alhaji Bello Muhammed Matawalle. The bandits declared their repentance from banditry and...
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned two officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), over alleged extortion of motorists and gratification. In a 2-count charge brought before Honourable Justice H. Aprioku of the Rivers State High Court 11 sitting in Port Harcourt, ICPC...
The Nigeria Police Force has refuted claims that the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, paid N2 billion for tenure extension, describing the allegations as untrue, unfounded, defamatory and libelous. Reacting to the story, the Force Public Relations Officer, Frank Mba, in a statement issued in Abuja and made...
Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo has promised a total reengineering of the Service to meet emerging security challenges. He made this promise on the occasion of the handover/takeover ceremony, held at the Naval Headquarters, Abuja. He also pledged to "leverage on all factors of national location technology,...