House Of Rep Summons Buhari To Explain Problem Of Insecurity Across The Country

House Of Rep Summons Buhari To Explain Problem Of Insecurity Across The Country

The House of Representatives on Tuesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to appear before it and address Nigerians on the spate of insecurity across the country. The House said failure by the President to explain the issues raised by the legislative house would confirm the opinion of Nigerians that the administration had failed in its responsibility […]

Breaking: State Police To Be Created To Tackle Insecurity, says Senate President

The Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki revealed on Tuesday that the House has begun the process of amending the nation's constitution to create a state police. 

Breaking: State Police To Be Created To Tackle Insecurity, says Senate President

The Nigerian Senate President, Bukola Saraki revealed on Tuesday that the House has begun the process of amending the nation’s constitution to create a state police. This is coming as reports of attacks, killing and maiming of Nigerians by suspected herdsmen are reported across the nation. Saraki said “Today, my colleagues and I in the […]

Herdsmen attack: I don’t trust police – Fayose

Herdsmen attack: I don’t trust police – Fayose

The Executive Governor of Ekiti State Ayodele Fayose, during an interactive conference, convened a Pan Yoruba Social-cultural group, Yoruba Ko’ya, in Ado Ekiti on Thursday said he does not trust the Nigerian police. The governor called on the country President, Muhammadu Buhari to restructure the country to improve the security of the state. The conference […]

My administration will address insecurity, lopsided appointments – Buhari tells CAN

My administration will address insecurity, lopsided appointments – Buhari tells CAN

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja assured religious leaders, and all Nigerians, that his administration will address rising concerns of corruption, insecurity and injustices in various parts of the country. President Buhari gave the assurance when he received a Christian delegation led by the President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Samson Olasupo […]

Insecurity: Blessing Agbomhere blames criminal element in Edo government

Insecurity: Blessing Agbomhere blames criminal element in Edo government

In this interview with Ehi Ekhator, a former governorship candidate on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, Chief Blessing Agbomhere talks about the current security problem facing Edo State and those responsible for the inception and possibly shielding the perpetrators. By Ehi Ekhator, NAIJA CENTER NEWS. What’s your take on the current security situation […]

Nigeria Spends N4.62 Trillion On National Security In 5 Years, Yet Widespread Insecurity Remains

Nigeria Spends N4.62 Trillion On National Security In 5 Years, Yet Widespread Insecurity Remains

Amidst claims by Nigerian security agencies that they are being underfunded, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today that a total N4.62trillion has been allocated to the federal security sector in the past five years. How this huge sum was spent however remains unclear as there is no reliable performance report by the security agencies. Year […]

Soyinka advises Buhari on Boko Haram, insecurity

Soyinka advises Buhari on Boko Haram, insecurity

Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka yesterday tasked President Muhammadu Buhari to expedite more action to end pervasive insecurity in the country occasioned by the outlawed Boko Haram sect. Soyinka, who made this disclosure during a lecture delivered at the third convocation ceremony of the Kwara State University, (KWASU) Malete, also warned that the temple of […]

My anti-corruption war is not about arresting suspect and parading on TV – Jonathan

My anti-corruption war is not about arresting suspect and parading on TV – Jonathan

says he’s coming up with anti-corruption plan President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday said his administration’s strategy against corruption was to strengthen the capability of institutions to nip the menace in the bud. He said his idea of anti-corruption war was not about arresting suspects and parading them on the television. Jonathan spoke during a special New […]

Obasanjo caused some of Nigeria’s problems – Afenifere

Obasanjo caused some of Nigeria’s problems – Afenifere

Pan-Yoruba association, Afenifere Renewal Group, has said former President Olusegun Obasanjo created some of the challenges bedeviling the country. In an electronic mail to our correspondent, the group’s Publicity Secretary, Mr. Kunle Famoriyo, said though the ex-president shared the blame, the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan was responsible for the extent of insecurity, economic crisis […]