Tag: Insecurity

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Bernard DayoAugust 1, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: #BBNaija star and rape survivor BamBam is proving we can overcome rape stigma

Big Brother Naija alum and actress Bamike Olawunmi aka BamBam was the latest celebrity guest on NdaniTV’s 37 Questions, and ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 26th of July

Follow the links to read our latest stories:   The Big 5: Give us El-Zakzaky for treatment – Iran tells ...

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Bernard DayoJuly 4, 2019

The Late 5: Two reportedly dead in Ijegun pipeline explosion; Northern group issues governors 30-day ultimatum on Ruga settlement | Other stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Two reportedly dead in Ijegun pipeline explosion A pipeline explosion in Ijegun, Lagos, ...

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Bernard DayoMay 8, 2019

The Big 5: Sack service chiefs to end insecurity – ADP tells Buhari; Kano assembly approves life pension for speaker, deputy | Other top stories

Here are the stories you should be monitoring today: Sack service chiefs to end insecurity – ADP tells Buhari The ...

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Bernard DayoApril 11, 2019

The Big 5: INEC proposes fine of N500,000, 3 years imprisonment for electoral offenders; Senate condemns killings in the country, insists on state police | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: FG continues Onnoghen’s trial as counsel submit final addresses There ...

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tosin adesinaNovember 23, 2018

What is the Federal Government hiding about Boko Haram?

One of the common characteristics of an insurgency is that it has no timeline. Also, insurgency cannot be likened to ...

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tosin adesinaNovember 21, 2018

How the Zamfara twins experience shows the apparent lack of adequate security

That Nigeria’s security apparatus is at its lowest ebb is an understatement. Despite the huge amount of money allocated to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 17, 2017

“We’re doing our best quietly and effectively to get the remaining Chibok girls” – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has promised that the remaining Chibok girls still in Boko Haram captivity will be released soon. Highlights: ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 22, 2017

How social media promotes hate speeches, insecurity – Gov Lalong

The Governor of Plateau, Simon Lalong Monday, while declaring open a one-day town hall meeting organised by Plateau Peace Building ...

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EditorSeptember 10, 2017

[YNaija2019] What you should demand from your ideal candidate on security

by Usman Alabi Insecurity is now a major issue in the country, it is as real as every other challenge ...

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EditorAugust 25, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Isn’t it time to bring an end to insecurity in Ondo?

Ondo state, South west Nigeria is about to be a den of criminals and may be the next security concern ...

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RoqeebahAugust 20, 2017

YNaija Says: President Buhari’s return is nothing to be excited about

103 days after the Nigerian President took off abruptly on his second medical trip of year 2017, he returned – ...

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AzeezJuly 28, 2017

Northern governors, monarchs meet over insecurity, others

The Northern Governors Forum, comprising governors of the 19 Northern states on Thursday met in Kaduna over the state of ...

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EditorJuly 21, 2017

The Troubles: Why is Ambode’s Lagos hot again?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Why is there a spike in the recent level of violence and misdemeanour in Nigeria’s commercial ...

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AzeezJuly 6, 2017

Fulani herdsmen have killed 1,878 Benue people in 3 years – Ortom

Benue state governor, Samuel Ortom on Wednesday said over 1,878 people were killed by Fulani herdsmen within three years. Ortom ...

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RoqeebahDecember 27, 2016

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 27th of December

Read the full stories and analyses here now!

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Op-ed EditorDecember 1, 2016

Kehinde: Private insecurities

by Kehinde There is a certain kind of shame that comes with having attended one of the best schools in ...

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AzeezNovember 27, 2016

Insecurity: El-Rufai to purchase drones to tackle herdsmen attack

Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasiru El-Rufai has said the state will purchase drones to tackle insecurity. The governor said provisions ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 8, 2016

FG should empower Nigerian youth – Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has urged the Federal Government to empower youths in the country to reduce the ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 25, 2016

Pres. Buhari and Alaafin of Oyo meet to discuss security challenges

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged traditional rulers to support his efforts to tackle the crisis in the Niger Delta and ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 27, 2016

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Who is responsible for the security of Nigerians?

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Following the gruesome murder of Preacher Eunice Olawale by Muslim youths in Kubwa, Abuja over a week ...

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Op-Ed EditorJuly 9, 2016

YNaija Editorial: The cloud hanging over Buratai

Since becoming Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai has taken personal charge of the war against Boko Haram, and has ...

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Mazi EmekaJuly 1, 2016

Niger Delta: Buhari meets with security chiefs, new IGP to visit troubled region

In a bid to find a lasting solution to the insecurity within the country, President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President ...

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Azubuike AzikweMay 31, 2016

Governor Wike reveals details of ‘private meeting’ with Buhari

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on May 16, had a private meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa ...

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Isime EseneMay 28, 2016

YNaija Exclusive: Niger Delta Avengers are criminals seeking attention – Osinbajo

By Isime Esene The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has described the Niger Delta Avengers and other militant ...

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Janeth JJuly 19, 2015

Sokoto to conduct census for security reasons

Governor of Sokoto state, Aminu Tambuwal has said home owners in Sokoto will soon be compelled to properly document all ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 29, 2015

Opinion: Who will stop African deaths on European doorstep?

by Uche Igwe   The lukewarm response of the international community of pretentious friends is another familiar occurrence that a ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 24, 2015

Opinion: The consequences of conducting the 2015 elections now

by Dominik Umosen Until this cardinal objective of exorcising the demon of feudalism and freeing the country of its enduring ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 24, 2015

Opinion: The military has no right putting Nigerian soldiers on trial

by SM Ifoyike Today, in our failed state called Nigeria, the goal-post has been shifted by the military authority. They ...

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Emmanuel ChidiogoMarch 22, 2015

Femi Aribisala: God blesses with trouble

by Femi Aribisala God creates success out of failures. He creates life out of death. He creates wealth out of ...

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