The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has acquired 3 high-powered Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for improved armed surveillance operations. A statement Wednesday by the Force spokesman, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, said that the acquisition was to checkmate criminal activities in the country, in furtherance of the Police Chief's determination...
The Defence Headquarters, DHQ, has said that troops have killed more than 59 terrorists in various operational theaters within the 6 geo-political zones of the Country in the past two weeks, and recovered more than 34 AK 47 rifles. The Director of Defence Media Operations, Major General Musa Danmadami, made...
As part of efforts to curb the indiscretional use of social media and its attendant negative implications on national security, the Nigerian Army, NA, has organised a social media awareness campaign. The workshop, themed "Emergence of Citizen Journalism: Enhancing National Security and Cohesion through Responsible Media Reportage",  which took place...
The Federal Government has described as false and irresponsible the recent terror alerts released by the United States and the United Kingdom in Nigeria. The National Security Adviser, NSA, General Babagana Monguno, made the disclosure at a media briefing immediately after a Security Council Meeting Monday, presided over by President...
The village head of Gidan Abba in Bodinga local government area of Sokoto state, Abubakar Ibrahim, was among eleven suspects arrested in interdiction operations by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA. The anti-narcotics agency's Director of Media and Advocacy, Mr. Femi Babafemi, disclosed this in a statement...
President Muhammadu Buhari is to convene an emergency meeting of the National Security Council, NSC, today in Abuja. A statement by the presidential spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, on Sunday, stated that the president would meet with security chiefs at the State House, Abuja, to further review and strengthen the security...
The Nigeria Police Force has said, it would effectively review the United States of America Embassy's security advisory which was issued and widely circulated on Sunday. The Force Public Relations Officer, Olumuyiwa Adejobi, disclosed this in a statement on Monday at the Force Headquarters. TheFact Daily had reported earlier of the...
The Department of State Security (DSS), has urged calm amid security advisory by the United States Embassy in Abuja. This was made known in a statement on Sunday, October 23, 2022 by the DSS spokesman, Peter Afunnanya. TheFact Daily recalls that the US embassy had, on Sunday in its advisory, alerted...
All is set for a collaboration between the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, and the International Certification for Digital Literacy ICDL, to improve the information and communication technological skill sets of officers of the Force for improved policing. Force Public Relations Officer, CSP Olumuyiwa Adejobi, in a statement on Sunday, disclosed...
The National Security Council has directed the immediate stoppage of all illegal mining activities across Nigeria. Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents on decisions reached at Friday’s meeting of the Council chaired by President Muhammadu Bunhari. TheFact Daily reports that security and intelligence agencies have been...