Security Agencies – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com Africa's fastest growing news platform Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:38:19 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://thenewsguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cropped-ico-tng-32x32.jpg Security Agencies – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com 32 32 COVID-19 lockdown: Presidency warns security agencies against further attacks, killing of innocent Nigerians https://thenewsguru.com/news/covid-19-lockdown-presidency-warns-security-agencies-against-further-attacks-killing-of-innocent-nigerians/ Sat, 04 Apr 2020 05:38:19 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=245344 The Presidential Task Force on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic has appealed to security agencies to handle the task of enforcing the movement restrictions with tact and caution. Chairman of the task force and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, who made the appeal during the daily press briefing in […]

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End bandits’ attacks or they kill us all – Buhari’s wife tells security agencies https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/end-bandits-attacks-kill-us-buharis-wife-tells-security-agencies/ Sat, 01 Jun 2019 16:44:59 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=192625 Wife of Nigeria’s President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, has challenged security agencies to quickly end banditry and other insecurity challenges in parts of the country. Mrs Buhari who made the call on Saturday in Katsina while distributing relief materials to over 25,000 victims of bandits attacks, said it was necessary to degrade the criminals before they […]

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Security agencies probe alleged plans by Atiku to stop Buhari’s second term inauguration https://thenewsguru.com/politics/security-agencies-probe-alleged-plans-atiku-stop-buharis-second-term-inauguration/ Sat, 13 Apr 2019 04:57:34 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=184513 Security agencies are probing alleged plot by the presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, to prevail on the United States to recognise him as the ‘authentic President’ of Nigeria. The agencies are already on the trail of members of the Atiku Deservation Group behind the printing and distribution of the defeated […]

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2019 Elections: The Role of Security Agencies in Saturday’s Polls https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/2019-elections-the-role-of-security-agencies-in-saturdays-polls/ Wed, 13 Feb 2019 18:03:24 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=174633 Jonas Ike, Abuja It is only four days to the 2019 general elections. Already the polity as presently constituted is heated with all manner of campaign by various political parties that have fielded candidates for the election. Both the ruling All Progressives Congress APC and the opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party PDP are seriously trying to […]

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2019: Obasanjo holds private meeting with parties, security agencies in Ogun https://thenewsguru.com/politics/2019-obasanjo-holds-private-meeting-parties-security-agencies-ogun/ Sat, 02 Feb 2019 13:06:12 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=172774 Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday held a closed-door meeting with security chiefs and some political parties in Ogun State. As of the time of filing this report, the state Chairman of the Action Democratic Party, Wale Egunleti, the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress, Gboyega Isiaka, a zonal director of the Allied […]

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Insurgency: Court asked to stop security agencies from disclosing spending to public https://thenewsguru.com/news/insurgency-court-asked-stop-security-agencies-disclosing-spending-public/ Fri, 21 Dec 2018 19:21:49 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=167110 A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, has been asked to refuse the request to make available to the public details of security spendings in the war against insurgency. According to the suit filed by a lawyer, Mr. Osaze Agbonifo, releasing security spending to the public will breach the provision of Freedom of Information Act. […]

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Fish out Badeh’s killers, Buhari orders security agencies https://thenewsguru.com/politics/fish-badehs-killers-buhari-orders-security-agencies/ Wed, 19 Dec 2018 17:11:31 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=166557 President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered security agencies to fish out the killers of a former Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh (rtd). The president also described the killing of Badeh as “very sad and unfortunate.” Recall that Badeh on Tuesday when armed persons attacked his vehicle along the Abuja-Keffi road. In […]

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ECOWAS indicts security agencies for 'creating problems' in Osun poll https://thenewsguru.com/politics/ecowas-indicts-security-agencies-creating-problems-osun-poll/ Mon, 22 Oct 2018 06:02:11 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=157227 The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has said the international community and voters in Nigeria believe that security agents might have been used in creating problems for the electoral process. The Head of Political Affairs, ECOWAS, Dr Remi Ajibewa, said this when he and other ECOWAS officials visited the headquarters of the Independent […]

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NASS siege: NBA hails Osinbajo, warns security agencies against desecrating democracy https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/nass-siege-nba-hails-osinbajo-warns-security-agencies-desecrating-democracy/ Wed, 08 Aug 2018 04:45:11 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=144190 The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has added its voice to the general condemnation of yesterday’s invasion of the National Assembly by security personnel. NBA, in a statement by its President, Abubakar Mahmoud (SAN), described the security personnel’s action as unconstitutional and constituting a grave threat to democracy. Part of the statement reads: “The Nigerian Bar […]

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Benue: Stop killings in one month or …PFN warns Buhari, security agencies https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/benue-stop-killings-month-pfn-warns-buhari-security-agencies/ Fri, 04 May 2018 05:14:23 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=126870 Worried by the incessant killings in some parts of the country especially in Benue State, the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to raise up to the challenge immediately or risk being voted out of office in 2019. The call by the PFN was also supported by the Primate of […]

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