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TRAIN ATTACK: Abductors Release Video Of Captives Under Torture

Victims seek UN, others’ help Terrorists threaten to abduct Buhari, El-Rufai We’re extremely worried over twist in security situation – CNG Spokesman  Ismaila Jimoh, Abuja Terrorists who abducted Kaduna bound train passengers from Abuja on March 28, yesterday released another heart- wrecking

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Adopt Burundi’s Method To Defeat Terrorism, Envoy Tells Nigeria

Blessing Otobong Burundi’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Marie-Jeanne Ntakirutimana has advised Nigerians to be united in the fight against terrorism in order to defeat it. Ntakirutimana, who gave the advice in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of Burundi, said Burundi tackled

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CJN Laments High Rate Of Terrorism, Banditry

Deborah Musa, Abuja Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Tanko Muhammad has lamented the high rate of terrorism, banditry, kidnapping and other violent crimes in the country which he said posed existential threat to the survival of the country. Speaking at

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Insecurity: Reps Reiterate Call For State Of Emergency

Mbachu Godwin, Abuja House of Representatives yesterday condemned the worsening security in the country, just as it reaffirmed its call for the declaration of a state of emergency on insecurity. This followed the murder of 92 people in Plateau State

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FG Formally Declares Bandits’ Terrorists

Releases gazette, says criminal gangs threaten corporate existence Warns against violating provisions of Anti Terrorism Act 2011 Buhari rules out political solution on Nnamdi Kanu State police not possible under my govt – President Abdullateef Bamgbose, Abuja Sequel to a

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Declare State Of Emergency In Sokoto, Others – Tambuwal

ibrahim goronyo, sokoto Sokoto State Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a full-scale state of emergency on all areas in Sokoto and other northern states where terrorists have claimed territories. This, according to him, is

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Banditry Or Terrorism? Law And The Language Of Politics (II)

Jerry ‘Obans’ Obanyero The Act, particularly Section 1(2)(a)-(h), defines a terrorist as a person or body corporate who knowingly within and outside Nigeria directly and indirectly does, attempts, threatens acts of terrorism, participates or facilitates, assists, incites or promises act

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Banditry Or Terrorism? Law And The Language Of Politics

There has been a raging debate in several fora as to the appropriate designation or labelling, so to say, for armed robbers and kidnappers who have mercilessly and with temerity been incessantly launching attacks on a number of states in

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How Global Politics Hampers FGs Fight Against Insecurity

….as stakeholders checkmate preponderance of crimes Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto Concerted efforts by the Federal Government and numerous stakeholders in the  country to checkmate the preponderance of crimes and criminalities across the  country have been thwarted in some ways by the

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Prominent Nigerians To Face Trial For Terrorism Financing – FG

The Federal Government says some prominent businessmen and organisations will soon be prosecuted for alleged offences relating to terrorism financing in the country. Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, revealed this when he fielded questions from State House

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