SUPPORTING AMOTEKUN WILL DEPRIVE YORUBAS OF 2023 PRESIDENCY- MIYETTI ALLAH

Supporting Amotekun may deprive Southwest of 2023 Presidency, Miyetti Allah tells govs Herdsmen under the umbrella of the Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore have warned Southwest governors to withdraw their support for Western Nigeria Security outfit, codenamed ‘Operation Amotekun’, adding that their continued support for Operation Read More …

HOW FEARS OF RESTRUCTURING IS THREATENING AMOTEKUN SECURITY OUTFIT

  Our Correspondents The South-West governors will  meet the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.),  over  the Federal Government’s declaration of the Western Nigeria Security outfit, Operation Amotekun, as illegal. The PUNCH gathered that the talks with the President would be preceded by a meeting Read More …

ITSE SAGAY DISAGREES WITH MALAMI OVER AMOTEKUN

 Felix Onajite Chairman of Presidential Advisory Committee against Corruption, PACAC, Prof. Itse Sagay, has declared the establishment of Operation Amotekun by Southwest governors as legal and in line with their constitutional role as chief security officers of their states. His position opposed that of the Read More …

TELL NIGERIANS HOW AMOTEKUN IS ILLEGAL WHILE HISBAH IS LEGAL, SOUTHERN AND MIDDLE BELT LEADERS TELL MALAMI

The Southern and Middle Belt leaders have rejected the directive of Abubakar Malami SAN declaring Operation Amotekun as illegal, describing the statement as an abuse of office. In a statement signed by Yinka Odumakin (South-West); Gen CRU Iherike (South-East); Senator Bassey Henshaw (South-South) and Dr Read More …

SOUTHERN, MIDDLE BELT LEADERS DORUM REJECTS MALAMI’S DIRECTIVE ON AMOTEKUN SECURITY INTIATIVE

*SMBLF Rejects Malami’s Illegal Directive* The attention of the Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum(SMBLF) has been drawn to the illegal diktat by the Attorney – General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami(SAN) declaring Amotekun, the South West security (not military or Police) outfit illegal. Read More …

23 OUT OF 36 STATES NOW OPERATE PRIVATE SECURITY OUTFITS

Our Correspondents Before the launch of Operation Amotekun by South-west governors, 23 states in the country were operating local security outfits to complement the efforts of the police, THISDAY’s investigation has revealed. The operation unveiled last week by the governors to help enhance the safety Read More …

CARRY ILLEGAL ARMS AND BE ARRESTED POLICE WARNS AMOTEKUN OPERATIVES

Sunday Aborisade, Abiodun Nejo, Daud Olatunji, Wale Oyewale,  Peter Dada and Godwin Isenyo The police on Sunday strongly warned the  South-West Stakeholders Security Group working with the Western Nigeria Security Outfit codenamed Operation Amotekun (leopard), against any breach of security. The police commands in Ekiti, Read More …