Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Delta; NSCDC Arrests 11 Suspects For Banditry In Sokoto
Another Protest Begins In Delta INDIGENES OF Ovwor community, Ughelli South Local Government Area, Delta State, staged a protest on Monday against the alleged illegal collection of levies by Mr Fedelis Okoro, Principal of the Ovwor Mixed Secondary School, Ovwor. Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers
It was the end of the road for seven young men who were described as bandits and who also engage in stealing cattle as they were arrested by men of the Sokoto State command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) after they had stolen 54 cattle which they were taking to their leaders in the forest, the NSCDC announced on Sunday, October 17.
The father of a 4-year-old victim has revealed one of the tactics used by kidnappers to abduct children. The victim's father narrated his child's ordeal with a male kidnapper during an interview on Channels TV. Security forces in Nigeria are not relenting in their efforts to apprehend kidnappers and other criminals terrorizing the country.
The father of a 4-year-old boy in Abia recently narrated how his son got kidnapped by a man who pretended to know his family members. However, details of the account given by the victim's father revealed some mistakes that could help other Nigerians to avoid similar situations and protect other children from falling victim.
SECURITY: The Police And Army Troops Need To Work With Vigilante Groups In The Fight Against Banditry
Photo Used For Illustrative Purpose The security situation of Nigeria has called for serious concern, especially in recent times that the rate of crime is increasing in geometric progression. Officers of the Nigerian Army, Police, NSCDC, and other security seem to be overwhelmed, hence the need to partner with the local vigilantes arose.
According to a report by Punch, NSCDC operatives intercepts truck loaded with 970 stolen railway sleepers in Nasarawa State. Two suspects have been arrested, the driver is still at large. The two suspects claimed to be passengers to the driver who was heading to Lagos, the driver promised to take them to Abuja to continue their journey from there.
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Has reportedly arrested illegal Miners in ebonyi state. Photo credit: Google Few hours ago, Channels television took to their YouTube page and shared video of the incident. While sharing the video on YouTube, channels television wrote:
According to gcfrng.com, Eshanekpe Israel, also known as Akpodoro, who is the national chairman of the National Coalition of Former Niger Delta Agitators (NCFNDEA) has admonished the federal government (FG) to change its approach to tackling insecurity in the country from the ineffective reactive method to the effective 21st century effective one that is being used in the developed world.
Late last month, a legion of some dreaded bandits reportedly attacked a military formation in Sabon Birni Local Government Area (LGA) of Sokoto State. And in the horrible invasion, a number of the members of the Joint Task Forces (JTF), including soldiers, police and NSCDC forces, was said to have been killed.
Unknown gunmen have slain a popular Fulani herdsman known only as Ibrahim in the Ago-Are community of Kwara State's Ifelodun Local Government Area. The latest attack came just a few days after a reported invasion of a farm village in Oro-Ago town, in the local government region, in which one person was killed.
The Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide over certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure an upgrade in his office.
SERVICOM : NSCDC SET TO ENHANCE CAPACITY FOR EFFECTIVE SERVICE DELIVERY. The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr Ahmed Audi, PhD, mni, has called to action, management and staff of NSCDC for a continuous journey to meet the needs of Nigerians and to justify their reasons for earning salaries from tax payers money.
PRESS RELEASE In response kindly quote: AAA.003/CPRD/NHQ/ABJ/VOL.10/001 Date: 01 October, 2021 Head of News NIGERIA'S INDEPENDENCE: NSCDC BOSS CALLS FOR RENEWED MINDSET AND ACTIONABLE INTELLIGENCE TO BOOST SECURITY. The Commandant General, NSCDC, Ahmed Audi, PhD, mni has emphasized on the need for continued tolerance of each other's differences and mutual co-existence as a people who are united in diversity and reselient in the face of daunting challenges to our continued survival as one unified entity.
A 44-year-old man has been arrested by Nigeria, NSCDC, Ondo State Command, for allegedly defrauding desperate job seekers in the state. The suspect, Ayodele Ige, who said he was a notorious swindler, had been on the wanted list of the command after series of complaints against him by his victims.
PRESS RELEASE In response kindly quote: AAA.003/CPRD/NHQ/ABJ/VOL.10/002 Date: 11 October, 2021 Head of News SMEAR CAMPAIGN AGAINST NSCDC CG UNFOUNDED AND MISLEADING The attention of the management of Nigeria security and Civil Defence Corps has been drawn to a spurious allegation of Fraud and Massive Corruption against the person of the Commandant General being circulated on social media.
Dr. Ahmed Audi, The Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has lost his father, Alhaji Abubakar Audi. This was contained in a statement by the Director of Public Relations (DPR) of the Corps, DCC Olusola Odumosu, Thursday morning.
According to reports, a herder has been killed by yet-to-be-identified gunmen in Kwara State. The incident took place in Ago Are axis in the Ifelodun Local Government Area of the state on Friday, October 1. Eyewitnesses disclosed that a large group of unknown gunmen had stormed the home of the victim, shot him severally at close range, and left him in a pool of blood.
Minister of the federal ministry of Interior, Dr Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, on Tuesday on the occasion of commissioning of fire fighting engine and equipments, said that Personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) would henceforth be accompanying firefighters during emergency operations across the country.
Kwara State Government Takes Action On The Flogging Of Muslim Students Who Attended A Birthday Party
The Kwara state government has taken action on the flogging of some Muslim students by some of their school heads. The video which is now going viral showed some males and a female students being flogged for attending a birthday party. This deplorable action meted on the Muslim students received condemnation from the media and finally the Kwara state government.
The Commandant General, NSCDC, Ahmed Audi, had reportedly disclosed that Issues of insecurity bedeviling the country, which include terrorism, banditry, kidnapping, insurgency, cultism, armed robbery an so on will surely be surmounted because of Buhari's political will, to defeat them.