Author: Stephen Ubanna

End Of The Road Of Insurgency In Nigeria As Banditry Returns To Zamfara State

16 hours ago

By Suleiman Umaru With the death of Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Islamic Fundamentalist Group, BokoHaram and that of Al-Barawi, his rival in the splinter Group, The Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, which had been confirmed by Lucky Irabor, a Lt. General and Chief of Defence Staff, CDS, may signify the end of […]

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Katsina: Acting Comptroller Wada Forces Smugglers Underground As Seizure Of Contraband and Vehicles Drop

2 days ago

By Stephen Ubanna Between May 2021 and late S    eptember, Chedi Dalha Wada, a Deputy Comptroller, overseeing Katsina Customs Command, President Muhammadu Bihari, a retired army General, home state,  and his officers, were said to have done everything within their capacity to  clip the wings of  smugglers operating between the neighbouring West African countries of […]

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Why Buhari Bowed To Pressure To Approve Community Policing Nationwide

4 days ago

By Suleiman Umaru  At long last President Muhammadu Buhari, a retired army Colonel has bowed to pressure to approve Community policing initiative to boost security nationwide. He has shown his support for Community policing  with the approval of N13.3 billion for its immediate take –off  across the country.  The Katsina state born Nigerian President broke […]

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How ACG. Garba Made The Difference In Customs Anti-smuggling Operations As Area Controller

5 days ago

 By Stephen Ubanna Until his recommendations last year, by Hameed Ali, a retired army Colonel and Comptroller General, Nigerian Customs Service, NCS, to the Customs Board, as an Acting Comptroller General of the NCS, and his Final Confirmation by the Board, last September, Muhammed Uba Garba, who is currently the Coordinator, Customs Zonal office, 2, […]

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Alo Promises To Join Hands With Smith And Others To Move PSC, Forward

1 week ago

By Elizabeth Chukwuma  William Alo, a former Permanent Secretary, in the Federal Ministry of Power has finally assumed duties in the Police Service Commission, PSC, with a pledge to contribute his quota to move the Commission forward and ensure that the Nigeria Police Force, NPF, under the close watch of Usman, Baba Alkali, is ‘‘reinvigorated […]

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UBA 7th Bumper Savings Account Promo: And The Winners Are?

1 week ago

 By Lateef Adegbite    The United Bank for Africa UBA, plc,, better known as a Pan African Bank, has taken another giant step ‘‘to reward its loyal customers in its Bumper Savings Promo in line with its unwavering commitment towards prioritising its customers’ financial well-being as well as boosting savings culture in Nigeria’’.  Since the bank commenced the […]

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‘‘Nigeria Borrowing To Prosecute Wars In various Parts Of The Country”-Hajia Ahmed

1 week ago

By Stehen Ubanna  Not many people were surprised when Hajia Zainab Ahmed, minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, declared that’ ‘Nigeria is technically at war’’. President Muhammadu, an army General had inherited the security challenges from former President Goodluck Jonathan Administration in May 29, 2015, during his first term in office with a promise […]

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Lawan, Senate President, Commissions A 25 km Road, In Akwa Ibom State

1 week ago

By Emmanuel Uffot The 25 kilometre dualised Uyo- Ikot Ekpene Road has been commissioned. The commissioning of the road which is a major road linking Akwa Ibom State with other states especially Abia was done by Ahmad Lawan the Senate President, on the invitation of Emmanuel Udom, the state governor. Speaking during the commissioning, Lawan […]

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Jamoh And Ali, Reach Agreement On Modalities For Fast Delivery Of Deep Blue Project Assets

1 week ago

By Stephen Ubanna  The good working relationship between Bashir Jamoh, led Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency ,NIMASA, and Hameed Ali, a retired army Colonel, and Comptroller General, Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, have started yielding results. Recall that on assumption of duties on March 10, 2020, Jamoh, the NIMASA, DirectGeneral, had taken the first few […]

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Why South –South Governors Agreed To Float A Regional Security Outfit

1 week ago

 By Lateef Adegbite Amidst the increasing high level of insecurity across the country, particular, the activities of the Islamic Fundamentalist Group, BokoHaram and the Islamic State of the West African Province, ISWAP, operating in the north eastern geopolitical region and the armed wielding bandits in the north west including the rampaging herdsmen,may have encouraged the […]

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