Nigeria Military issues red alert

Military officers and men were placed on red alert yesterday — no thanks to the increasingly daring moves of the deadly Boko Haram sect. Fears of likely infiltration or inducement of officers and men have made the military hierarchy to recall those on leave, The Nation learnt. Besides, the military has placed restrictions on Facebook…

Not a solution to the problem: Nigeria to deploy satellites to track cattle movement

Mr. Jonathan mentioned that terrorists take advantage of pastoralism to cause mayhem among communities in the country. Federal officials at the Ministry of Agriculture in Abuja are working on a comprehensive livestock information system that will require all cattle in the country to carry electronic chips, while satellite imagery and remote sensing technology are deployed…