Heavy security presence was also noticed at the entrance of Central Bank of Nigeria, a few kilometres away from INEC office on Thursday.
Dr Olusegun Mimiko, former governor of Ondo state on Thursday, declared to run for president of Nigeria on the platform of the Labour party in 2019.
The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has emphasised that he would leave no stone unturned to strengthen the security of lives and property across the state.
Ugwu, who is a patron of the Mandate Renaissance Initiative, a support group for Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s re-election, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Enugu.
President Muhammadu Buhari in Lome, Togo strongly pitched for the setting up of a regional security architecture in the West and Central African sub-regions, giving clear indication that there is a convergence of strategic interests among…
The president made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lafia on Monday.
In the address, which was historic, being the first head of the Nigerian legislature to perform such a function in Russia, Saraki called for stronger security, economic and cultural cooperation between Nigeria and Russia.
The governor said on Monday while receiving Sallah homage from the emirs of Kaura-Namoda, Birnin-Magaji and Zurmi, that the emirs should immediately convene stakeholders meeting on the matter.
The security experts told the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos that cattle ranching would go a long way in curbing farmers/herdsmen clashes and cattle rustling in the country.
Speaking during a courtesy visit by the newly posted Commissioner of Police, Aminu Pai Saleh, at the Government House, Ilorin, Ahmed said he would not relent his efforts to make sure that security challenges in the state are properly…
He pointed out that the attacks were taking a different dimension now because security personnel too were not spared and all hands must be on deck to end the ugly situation.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the minister spoke after decorating a newly-promoted Deputy Comptroller General of Immigration, Juliet Fariku, at the agency’s headquarters.
Adamu said that over the past decade, Nigeria had grown more insecure, largely due to ethno-religious crisis and Boko Haram insurgency in the north, cultism and ritual killings in the south.
The Federal Government had arrested Dan-China and 24 others and charged them before the judge, Justice Musa Kurya, on a four-count offence of illegal mining at Zurak in Wase Local Government Area of Plateau.
Joseph Kwaji, the Police Public Relations Officer, said in a statement in Maiduguri that the incident occurred on Wednesday when two suspected female suicide bombers tried to infiltrate the area in the night.