DEFENCE HEADQUARTERS (DHQ)

Why We Prevented Massive Airlift Of Pilgrims From Maiduguri Airport – DHQ Posted by: daniel on June 29, 2014 nigerian-military-majorgeneralchrisolukoladeThe Defence Headquarters has said that contrary to reports in many newspapers and online media, it did not close the Maiduguri airport to deny its use for airlift of Muslim pilgrims to Saudi Arabia, instead, the …

400,000 displaced in North-East -NEMA BY Kayode Idowu

The National Emergency Management Agency has said that about 400,000 persons have been internally displaced in the troubled North-East region of the country from January 2014 till date. Speaking to journalists in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, on Wednesday, the information officer of the North-East zonal office of the agency, AbdulKadir Ibrahim, said the number …

NEMA distributes relief materials to flood victims in Jigawa By Sylvester Ugwuanyi

The National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, on Wednesday donated relief materials to flood victims in Jigawa. While handing over the materials to the state government’s representative in Dutse, the North-West Zonal Coordinator of the NEMA, Alhaji Musa Ilalla stated that more than 500 victims were expected to benefit from the relief materials based on the …

FRSC to Parley Rwanda On Road Safety Management

In line with on-going drive by the Nigerian government to provide technical assistance for developing the capacity for entrenching sustainable road safety management in African, the Federal Road Safety Corps is considering partnering with the Rwandan government in its desire to further entrench safer road use within the region. Making this disclosure during an advocacy …

Group charges Interior Minister to upgrade Fire Service

Conference for Minority Tribes in Nigeria has called on the Minister of Interior, Comrade Abba Moro to ensure that the Federal Fire service meets international standard. The conference noted that the nation’s fire service should reflect the nation’s readiness to fight fire disasters anywhere in the country. National coordinator of the Conference, Comrade Okpokwu Ogenyi, …

Six suspected kidnappers paraded by DSS in Ebonyi

The Department of State Services, DSS, Ebonyi State Command has paraded six persons suspected to be kidnappers. The suspected kidnappers were believed to be those who abducted and killed former Coordinator of Okposi Development Centre in Ohaozara Local Government Area, Mr. Ihebunandu Okorie, in March. While parading the suspects at the headquarters of the DSS, …