Category Archives: NIGERIA POLICE FORCE

POLICE INTERCEPT BOMB-LADEN CAR IN KANO..7 REMOTELY CONTROLLED IEDs, 14 HAND GRENADES, AK47 AND RPG LAUNCHER SEIZED; CULPRITS ESCAPE IN GUNFIGHT

Battle-weary men of the Police Mobile Force(MOPOL) on counterterrorism operations in Kano await the arrival of Mr President following a 3-day crunch period 20-22 January 2012 during which Boko Haram mounted their biggest-ever attacks which claimed 185 lives and left … Continue reading

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INSECURITY: SENATE IN 6-HOUR CLOSED DOOR MEETING WITH MILITARY AND SECURITY CHIEFS

Senator David Bonaventure Alechenu Mark, President of the Nigerian Senate THE GUARDIAN 28 March, 2013 WORRIED by persistent violence, especially in the northern part of the country, the Senate Wednesday met with service chiefs and heads of security agencies. At … Continue reading

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VIGILANT SSS OPERATIVES INTERCEPT TRUCK CARRYING ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS HIDDEN BETWEEN SACKS OF PRODUCE; REVEAL PLOT TO BOMB 16 TARGETS SIMULTANEOUSLY IN LAGOS

Storm troopers of the State Security Service(SSS) THISDAY 27 March, 2013 The recent stringent security measures in Lagos and other Southwestern states appear to be paying off with yesterday’s interception and arrest by operatives of the State Security Service (SSS) … Continue reading

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LAGOS TERROR THREAT: NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE REPATRIATE 57 ILLEGAL NIGERIENS; POLICE, LAGOS TASK FORCE GRAB 17 NIGERIANS IN ERROR

Mr Rliwan Bala Musa, Ag. Comptroller General of Immigration THISDAY 27 March, 2013 The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Monday repatriated 57 out of the 100 illegal immigrants arrested during last Friday’s raid in Ijora-Badia area of Lagos State by the … Continue reading

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ANOTHER SUSPECTED TERRORISTS’ HIDEOUT DISCOVERED IN LAGOS PROPERTY OF AN ‘UNNAMED STATE GOVERNMENT’ ; 93 SUSPECTS HANDED OVER TO IMMIGRATION

Boko Haram militants pose in front of satellite imagery of Bauchi, NE Nigeria VANGUARD March 26, 2013 By Evelyn Usman Fresh facts emerged, Monday, on the presence of more illegal aliens suspected to be terrorists in Ijora area of Lagos, … Continue reading

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KANO BOMBING: SECURITY BEEFED UP AT BAUCHI BUS PARKS

Saxon APC of the Police Mobile Force’s MOPOL 10 Squadron in Bauchi, NE Nigeria VANGUARD March 21, 2013 By Suzan Edeh Bauchi Security has been beefed up in motor parks and other areas in Bauchi metropolis in a bid to … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM LEADER THREATENS TO ATTACK JSTF SPOKESMAN, JOURNALISTS FOR ‘TELLING LIES’; SAYS “WE HAVE A MISSION OF ESTABLISHING SHARIA IN THIS COUNTRY AND THE REST OF THE WORLD”

Boko Haram militants pose in front of satellite imagery of Bauchi, NE Nigeria LEADERSHIP Wed, 20/03/2013 The leader of the Boko Haram sect, Ibn Abubakar Shekau has threatened to deal with the spokesman of the JTF in Borno State, Lt … Continue reading

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KANO BLAST: TENSION IN ONITSHA AS HAUSA RESIDENTS FLEE SOUTHEAST NIGERIAN CITY OVER FEAR OF REPRISAL ATTACKS BY MASSOB ACTIVISTS

Colonel(rtd)Sambo Dasuki, National Security Adviser DAILY INDEPENDENT 20 March, 2013 excerpts There was palpable tension in Onitsha on Tuesday, as many Hausa traders in the city fled to Asaba, Delta State capital, to beat possible reprisal attacks following Monday’s blowing … Continue reading

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REMOTELY CONTROLLED ROADSIDE IED BLAST RIPS APART PATROL VAN IN MAIDUGURI..SOLDIER KILLED, TWO OTHERS INJURED; TEN SUSPECTS APPREHENDED

Nigerian defence and security forces CHANNELS TELEVISION March 19, 2013 An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) suspected to have been planted by the dreaded sect, Boko Haram has torn a military Joint Task Force (JTF) vehicle apart killing at least one … Continue reading

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GUNMEN ATTACK BORNO SCHOOLS, KILL 3 TEACHERS..INJURE PUPILS; JSTF KILL 3 ATTACKERS, RECOVER 2 AK47 RIFLES

JSTF combined forces: Soldier(l),MOPOL cop(c) and seaman(r)search for illicit content in Maiduguri THE GUARDIAN 19 March, 2013 IN a fresh orgy of violence in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, gunmen allegedly attacked two secondary schools and a primary school, killing … Continue reading

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