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    FG To Extend International Passport Validity To 10 Years

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    The federal government is making plans to extend the validity period for international passport from five years to 10 years. This was disclosed by the comptroller-general of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede in an interview with journalists in Abuja at the weekend. He said Nigerians should expect announcement of the policy change in the coming…

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  • Herdsmen

    Finally, FG Takes Steps To End Farmers-Herders Clashes

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    The federal government has finally responded to the calls by Nigerians for it to find a lasting solution to the lingering bloody clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the country. Yesterday, it set up a 16-member technical committee to develop a roadmap that would solve the problem once and for all. The minister of interior,…

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    Herdsmen, Farmers Crisis: FG Inaugurates Committee To Address Setback

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    The federal government on Monday inaugurated  a technical committee to within two weeks address the persistent attacks and killings between farmers and Fulani pastorialists. Describing the incessant conflicts between pastoralists and sedentary farmers  in the Country  not only as threat to internal security, the federal government lamented that the ugly trend was also a major…

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  • Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu

    NSCDC Warns Officers Against Abuse Of Firearms

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    Officers and men of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence (NSCDC) Arms Squad have been warned against engaging in corrupt practices and reckless use of firearms as anyone found wanting in this regard, would be arrested and prosecuted. The Commandant General of the Corps, Abdullahi Muhammadu Gana was quoted by the Bayelsa State Commandant, Mr….

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    Prisons Boss Warns Officers Against Inmates Escape, Conspiracy

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    The Controller General Nigeria Prisons Service (NPS), Ja’afaru Ahmed  has warned men and  officers  of the service against  escape of inmates from any of the facilities across the nation. He stressed the need for them to redouble their efforts towards effectively policing and ensuring that adequate security is maintained in and around prisons. He gave…

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    Assets Declaration: You Are Guilty, CCT Tells Orubebe

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    The Code of Conduct Tribunal has ordered the forfeiture of a property belonging to former minister of Niger Delta, Elder Godsday Orubebe. Orubebe has been standing trial before the tribunal over non-declaration of asset. The tribunal chairman, Mr Danladi Umar ordered the forfeiture of the property located in Asokoro District of Abuja. He said Orubebe…

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    NSCDC Destroys 15 Illegal Refineries, Arrests 50 Vandals

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    The commandant-general, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC),  Abdullahi Gana Muhammadu, has said that the corps destroyed about another 15 illegal refineries and dumps in Rivers State  and arrested 50 vandals. Muhammadu who stated that this additional 15 illegal refineries brings the total figure of destroyed  refineries in state, under his watch, to 450….

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    Job Scam: Civil Defence Arrest Fake Army General

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    The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Niger State has said that it has apprehended a suspected fake army general in Minna. The state commandant, Philip Ayuba, made the disclosure when he paraded the suspect before newsmen in Minna. He said, “This suspect who have been parading himself as an army general specialises…

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