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NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE RAISE SPECIAL ANTI-TERRORISM SQUAD FOR BORDER PATROL; NUMBER OF CONTROL POSTS AND PATROL BASES INCREASED…PATROL LOGISTICS ENHANCED

Mr David Shikfu Parradang, Comptroller General of Immigration VOICE OF NIGERIA 30 April, 2014 Nigeria Immigration Service has commenced the training of a special border patrol corps to help fight terrorism and other crimes at the nation’s borders. The Comptroller … Continue reading

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NIGERIAN MILITARY CLOSE ADAMAWA STRETCH OF BORDER WITH CAMEROON ; BORNO, YOBE STRETCHES OF BORDERS WITH CAMEROON, CHAD AND NIGER REMAIN OPEN

Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff DAILY TIMES 23 February, 2014 Yola Nigeria’s military says it has closed hundreds of miles (kilometres) of its northeastern border with Cameroon to stop Islamic extremists using the country as … Continue reading

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NIGERIA’S NEW COMPTROLLER GENERAL OF IMMIGRATION, MR DAVID PARADANG, STEPS INTO THE LIMELIGHT

Mr David Paradang, Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service is greeted by senior officers of the Service PHOTO CREDIT: VOICE OF NIGERIA

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UNITED NATIONS ASSURES NIGERIA OF MORE SUPPORT IN FIGHTING TERRORISM…COUNTRY COMMENDED OVER LEADERSHIP ROLE IN REGIONAL COUNTERPIRACY COLLABORATION; CAMEROON, CHAD, BENIN AND NIGER URGED TO WORK WITH NIGERIA ON TRANSNATIONAL SECURITY THREATS

Nigerian Navy Special Boat Service commandos do their traditionally qualitative thing PHOTO CREDIT: NIGERIAN NAVY DAILY INDEPENDENT POSTED ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12TH, 2013 Abuja Special Representative of the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General for West Africa, Said Djinnit, has pledged to … Continue reading

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NIGERIA, USA AND CHINA PARTNER ON US$244 MILLION BORDER SURVEILLANCE PROJECT; INTERIOR MINISTRY COLLABORATING WITH BORDER DEVELOPMENT AGENCY TO CONSTRUCT 84 BORDER PLAZAS

VOICE OF NIGERIA Obiora Ani Abuja 24 May, 2013 The Nigerian government is collaborating with the United States and China to procure appropriate technology to man the country’s borders. The Interior Minister, Mr Abba Moro said in view of the … Continue reading

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TERRORISM: USA TO OFFER NIGERIA MODERN TECHNOLOGY TO FORTIFY BORDERS

USA-NIGERIA SOLIDARITY THISDAY 1 May, 2013 The United States of America (USA) Tuesday met with the federal government to express their willingness to assist Nigeria in offering modern technological assistance to fortify security at the nation’s borders with the aim … Continue reading

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HIGH-LEVEL NIGERIAN MILITARY TEAM VISIT NATIONAL SPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AGENCY; NIGERIASAT-X RELAYING AREA IMAGERY TO NIGERIAN AFISMA CONTINGENT

The US$300 million NIGCOMSAT-1R is Nigeria’s fourth orbiting satellite. Beegeagle’s Blog 23 February, 2013 A high-level military delegation led by the Chief of Communications, Defence Headquarters Air Vice Marshal Sikiru Smith has paid a working visit to the Director General … Continue reading

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NIGERIA IMMIGRATION SERVICE: COMPTROLLER GENERAL SUGGESTS USE OF DRONES FOR BORDER PATROL

Mrs Rose Uzoma, Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA 31 December, 2012 Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Mrs Rose Uzoma, has suggested the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs),known as drones, for effective border patrol … Continue reading

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KENYA POLICE QUIZ WOMAN IN POSSESSION OF GRENADE, 3 PISTOLS

Officers and men of the Kenya Administration Police XINHUA NAIROBI, June 13 The Kenyan police are interrogating a middle-aged woman who was arrested in a Nairobi residential estate early on Wednesday with a hand grenade, three pistols and 11 rounds … Continue reading

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KENYA SEEK U.S FINANCIAL AND MILITARY ASSISTANCE, E.U NAVAL FORCE SUPPORT FOR ITS PLANNED ATTACK ON KISMAYO

ASSOCIATED PRESS 12 June, 2012 NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya is seeking U.S. and European assistance to aid in its planned attack on a militant port town in southern Somalia,Kenya’s prime minister said Tuesday. Raila Odinga said that Kenyan forces are preparing … Continue reading

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