Nigeria

Insecurity: Thousands Affected In Mid-Year Report

A non-partisan organisation that promotes peace and social justice in Nigeria, Peace and Social Justice (PSJ), has revealed the causality figures of those affected by insecurity in Nigeria in its 2021 mid-year report. In a comprehensive report by PSJ, it was revealed that thousands have been affected by insecurity in the country. “In the past […]

Osun Government Imposes 24-hour Curfew On Irepodun, Orolu Local Government Areas

Following the violence that broke out between Ilobu and Erin-Osun communities on Saturday in Osun State, the State Commissioner of Police, CP Olawale Olokode, has ordered the Area Commander and Divisional Police Officers within Irepodun and Orolu LGA to enforce 24-hour curfew declared by the State Government with immediate effect.

UNHCR

Social, Economic Inclusion Is Solution To Boko Haram–UNHCR

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) representative to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Antonio Jose Canhandula, has said the problems of Boko Haram and insecurity in Nigeria are best tackled with increased social and economic inclusion of citizens by the Nigerian government. The UN scribe, in an exclusive interview […]

Niger Inaugurates Spokespersons Forum To Tackle Insecurity

Olabode Adaramola Niger State Government has inuagurated Forum of Spokespersons of Critical Institutions in Niger (FOSCIN) for regular interface and synergy among  mostly security related organisations. Speaking at the inauguration of the forum, Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani Bello  reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to ensure a safe and peaceful state, just as he stressed the […]