Category Archives: SPECIAL TASK FORCE

SPECIAL TASK FORCE – OP SAFE HAVEN(JOS PLATEAU) AVERT ANOTHER BLOODY ATTACK

A Panhard VBL M11 of the Special Task Force – OP SAFE HAVEN(Jos Plateau) at the Terminus area of Jos THISDAY 31 March, 2013 The management committee chairman of Barkin Ladi Local Government Council of Plateau State, Hon. Emmanuel Loman, … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN ARMY LAUNCH INFORMATION ALERT SYSTEM TO TACKLE TERROR

First fresh photo since the 1990s: Nigerian Army Steyr 4K-7FA Armoured Personnel Carriers CHANNELS TELEVISION, LAGOS 27 March, 2013 The Nigerian Army has launched an online information system that will track and tackle terrorist threat in the country within fifteen … 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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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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NIGERIAN DEFENCE HQ APPOINT NEW SPOKESMAN; ECOMOG VETERAN, BRIG. GENERAL CHRIS OLUKOLADE GETS THE NOD

Brigadier General Chris Olukolade(left) THISDAY By Senator Iroegbu 19 March, 2013 The Defence Headquarters has appointed a new spokesman following recent postings in the Nigerian Army, which affected some senior officers. This latest change was announced in a statement signed … Continue reading

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INSPECTOR GENERAL OF POLICE REDEPLOYS 7 ASSISTANT INSPECTORS GENERAL

Crisis management NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA March 14, 2013 Abuja The Inspector-General of Police, Mr Muhammad Abubakar, has ordered the redeployment of seven Assistant Inspectors-General of Police (AIGs) to various commands and formations across the country. This is contained in … Continue reading

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