February 25, 2024

February 25, 2024

Police Shun EndSARS Panel In Abuja Despite Allegations Of Abuses

The EndSARS panel in Abuja has kicked against the failure of the Nigerian police to appear before the Independent Investigative Panel.   The panel is investigating allegations of Human Rights Violations by the defunct Special Anti-Robbery Squad and other Units of the Nigeria Police Force.   In November 2020, the Federal Government set up the […]

Drug Trafficking: NDLEA Slaps 8-Count Charges Against Disgraced DCP, Abba Kyari, 6 Others

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has slapped 8-count charges against the suspended DCP Abba Kyari over alleged cocaine trafficking.   Mr Kyari was also charged with the criminal offences alongside four other senior police officers and two civilians.   The charges, signed by Joseph Sunday, NDLEA director of Prosecution and Legal Services were […]

Breaking: FG Finally Approves US Request For Embattled DCP, Abba Kyari’s Extradition

The Federal Government has finally agreed to the request by the United States of America, for suspended Commander of the Police Intelligence Response Team, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Abba Kyari, to be extradited over the $1.1million wire fraud perpetrated by Abass Ramon aka Hushpuppi and 4 others.   This was confirmed on Thursday morning […]

Nigerian Troops Kill 11 Terrorists In Borno, Yobe

The Nigerian army are gradually making constant push and progress in the fight against insurgency in the country as the troops of 29 Task Force Brigade Operation Hadin Kai eliminated 11 terrorists in separate encounters in Borno and Yobe states.   Security Focus gathered that some officers of the Nigerian Army initially came in contact […]

Seven Feared Dead As Romanian Military Rescue Helicopter Crash

A Romanian helicopter sent on a search-and-rescue mission late on Wednesday after a Romanian military MiG 21 LanceR dropped off the radar has crashed, the defence ministry said, killing all seven soldiers on board.   The pilot of the IAR 330-Puma helicopter had reported unfavourable weather conditions and had been called back to base before […]