Timelines of Attacks by Niger Delta Avengers

Timelines of Attacks by Niger Delta Avengers

By Joshua Olufemi

Agitating group known as Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have claimed responsibility for blowing several crude oil pipelines in the south south region of Nigeria. Based on data gathered from the websites of the group and Ventures Africa

INVESTIGATION: Herdsmen attacks claim 1,269 lives in Benue

INVESTIGATION: Herdsmen attacks claim 1,269 lives in Benue

Attacks by Fulani herdsmen in the North-central Nigerian state of Benue has led to the killing of at least escalated 1, 269 persons, investigations by PREMIUM TIMES have shown.…

Nigeria: Drug-related Crime Maintained a 5-year High

Nigeria: Drug-related Crime Maintained a 5-year High

By Joshua Olufemi

As the United Nations yesterday marked the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, data from National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) as provided by National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) have shown 5-year situation with respect …

Nigeria spends N4.62 trillion on National Security in 5 years, yet widespread insecurity remains

Nigeria spends N4.62 trillion on National Security in 5 years, yet widespread insecurity remains

Amidst claims by Nigerian security agencies that they are being underfunded, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today that a total N4.62trillion has been allocated to the federal security sector in the past five years.…