Friday, August 17, 2018

After Two Years In DSS Custody, Detained Journalist Jones Abiri Freed

Jones Abiri, the Bayelsa based journalist detained for over two years by the Department for State Service, DSS has been released. The journalist was released...

Navy appoints new principal staff officers

The Nigerian Navy has announced the appointment of new Principal Staff Officers and Flag Officers Commanding. They included Rear Admiral U. Onyia, for Logistics Command,...

Buratai, 49 senior officers take language test in Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba

The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen Tukur Buratai and 49 senior officers on Wednesday at the Army Headquarters, Abuja took a language proficiency test...

‘I was accused of stealing secret documents’ — Premium Times journalist...

Samuel Ogundipe, the Premium Times journalist arrested on Tuesday, says he was accused of stealing secret documents. Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police, reportedly ordered his...

DSS nabs Umahi’s commissioner

Operatives of the Director of Security Service (DSS) on Wednesday, arrested the commissioner in charge of the ministry of Economic Empowerment and Job Creation...

Peace Corps writes Acting President Osinbajo over sealed office

The Peace Corps of Nigeria (PCN) has prayed acting President Yemi Osinbajo to compel the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to unseal...

EFCC asks Benue to release details of security meetings

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has asked the government of Benue state to release details of the state’s security meetings. Terver Akase, spokesman...

Shakeup looms at DSS as Buhari decides acting DG’s fate

There were indications in Abuja, on Tuesday, that the Department of State Services might soon carry out a massive deployment of its personnel across...

Police insist detained Premium Times reporter must disclose sources

The Editor in Chief of Premium Times online Newspaper, Musikilu Mojeed has said the Nigerian Police Force (NPF) is detaining one of its reporters,...

JUST IN: IG Obeys Osinbajo’s Order, Renames SARS To FSARS

Appoints New Commissioner As Head Of SARS The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has obeyed the directive of the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo over...

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