• Police dismiss news of explosives in Abuja

    Police dismiss news of explosives in Abuja

    According to reports, the FCT Police Command has dispelled the rumours making the rounds that an explosive device was discovered around Jabi Lake on Thursday.

    The police said that contrary to the unverified rumours, findings by the Command’s Explosive Ordinance unit revealed that the device in question was an ultra sound flow metre used in measuring the volume of water that passes through a pipe.

    The device was said to have been deployed by a team of engineers handling the Federal Capital […]

  • 5 security operatives arrested for ‘supplying’ explosives to militants

    5 security operatives arrested for ‘supplying’ explosives to militants

    Babagana Monguno, national security adviser (NSA), says five security operatives have been arrested for allegedly supplying explosives to Niger Delta militants.

    Monguno said this at a news conference on Thursday.

    He said that his office had conducted an audit of explosive magazines and quarries in the Niger Delta region, and it discovered that some of the substance was diverted for illegal use.

    “Let me also use this opportunity to inform you that this office conducted investigations into the incessant bombing of oil facilitates […]