• Soldiers arrested for supplying arms to militants in FESTAC, Lagos

    Soldiers arrested for supplying arms to militants in FESTAC, Lagos

    It was gathered that the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP, Fatai Owoseni, on Monday disclosed that the Command arrested two Nigerian soldiers who allegedly supplied arms to militants.

    The CP told newsmen the arrest was made after residents of Sixth Avenue in FESTAC Town alerted the police.

    While displaying the recovered items before newsmen at the police headquarters, Owoseni said it would have been disastrous if the weapons had been used.

    He said, “After the discovery, the police arrested Warrant Officer (WO) […]

  • 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 […]