Few days after the Owerri Jail Break incident in Imo state occured, armed personnel attached to the Bauchi Correctional Centre on Friday averted what would have been another jailbreak. ITV correspondent takes a look at the incidents of frequent jail breaks and attempted invasion of correctional centres by armed men.
President Muhammadu Buhari has announced Dig Usman Alkali Baba as Acting Inspector General of Police, with immediate effect. The Minister of Police Affairs, Maigari Dingyadi disclosed this to State House Correspondents at the Presidential Villa.
President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the nation’s security chiefs to identify bandits, kidnappers and their sponsors and take them out. The National Security Adviser, Retired Major-General Babagana Monguno disclosed this to state house correspondents after the president’s meeting with security chiefs.
Security experts and stakeholders have raised concern over the rising incidents of armed robbery in Mpape, a suburb of the FCT. This is allegedly due to increased number of unregistered commercial motorcycle riders.
The house of representatives says it is working on legislation that will ensure Nigerians get a well reformed police force Speaker Of The House Femi Gbajabiamila said this while declaring open a public hearing on two bills seeking to reform the Nigeria Police Force
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom today met with President Muhammadu Buhari over weekend attack on his convoy by yet to be indentified gunmen as ITV statehouse correspondent Ikharo Attah reports the governor denied speculations that he stage-managed the attack while insisting that it was the handiwork of militia herdsmen.
In The Phase Of Numerous Security Challenges Bedeviling The Nation, The Chief Of Defence Staff, General Lucky Irabor Has Reaffirmed The Military’s Commitment To Tackle Insecurity In The Country. John Terna Reports That The Defence Chief Said This While Giving His Address At A One-Day Summit On National Defence And Security In Abuja . https://youtu.be/-KFVOXb1eVU
The House Of Representatives Ad-Hoc Committee On Arms Has Frowned At The Failure Of The Service Chiefs To Appear Before It Over Procurement Of Arms And Ammunition.
A Taiwanese Air Force Pilot Has Been Killed And Another Is Missing After Their Fighter Jets Disappeared In A Suspected Midair Collision Off The Island’s Southern Coast, Officials Said. The Crash On Monday Was The Third Such Incident In The Past Half-Year, At A Time When The Island’s Armed Forces Are Having To Intercept Chinese Aircraft On An Almost Daily Basis. The National Rescue Command Centre Said That The Fighters, Each With One Pilot On Board, Crashed Into The Sea Off The Island’s Southeastern Coast After They Apparently Collided In…
The FCT Commissioner Of Police Bala Ciroma Has Reiterated The Command’s Commitment To Fight Criminality And Provision Of Adequate Security To The Residents Of The FCT. ITV’s John Terna Reports That The CP Said This While Inaugurating Infrastructural Project At The 50 Police Mobile Force Transit Camp In Kubwa. https://youtu.be/35hVunqS98g