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Olufemi Atoyebi, Friday Olokor, Adelani Adepegba, Theophilus Onojeghen and Godwin Isenyo The leadership of the Arewa Consultative Forum, Afenifere, the Middle Belt Forum and other groups have told President Muhammadu Buhari to end attacks by herdsmen, killings, kidnappings and other vices in the country. The groups, which decried the level of...
Shettima Yerima, National President of the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, AYCF, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign. According to the youth leader, age and health have limited the performance of the president and there is need for him to give up leadership for a younger person. Speaking with SaharaTV,...
Controversy has continued to trail reports of renewed attacks on some Kogi communities. The Punch newspapers reported that a traditional ruler, the Onu Agbenema, Musa Edibo, and his wife were killed, while several houses were burnt down by suspected herdsmen in separate attacks on Agbenema, Aj’Ichekpa, Opada and Iyade villages...
Senators loyal to President Muhammadu Buhari are regrouping to fight what one of them called “selfish agenda of Senate President Bukola Saraki and his cohorts.”‎ The initial rallying point for the senators was a move to stop the National Assembly from vetoing the president’s refusal to assent on the newly...
By Rotimi Ojomoyela ADO-EKITI—GOVERNOR Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, yesterday, asked the politicians that brought President Muhammadu Buhari to seek God’s forgiveness. Fayose also lamented that Nigeria’s economy had become worse under the All Progressives Congress-led Federal Government, which he said has no solution to the myriads of problems facing...
A former Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu, has explained why anti-corruption fight is difficult in the country.He said there are over 3,800 ongoing corruption cases in various courts in Nigeria, adding that they represent the highest in the history of corruption globally.He...
WE MUST NOT ALLOW SUCH Information reaching us now has it that Justice Binta Nyako has concluded plans with Nigerian government to postpone the court case between Nigerian government and Biafrans still held illicitly in Kuje prison, thereby subjecting and exposing these innocent Biafrans to inhuman and degrading treatment. Let...
OLEH—SCORES of persons have been arrested by the Police in Delta State over the killing of a Police Sergeant in the communal crisis that rocked Obodo-Eti community, Ndokwa West Local Government Area of the state. The community had been embroiled in a leadership tussle, a development that snowballed into a...
The police in Plateau State said on Sunday that they are not in possession of an identity card belonging to a member of cattle breeders association in the state. The Plateau police spokesperson said Zakariya Idris, a senior member of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) who owns the ID...
By Abdulwahab Abdulah Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has called on the United Nation Security Council, to declare the incessant killings by heardsmen in some part of the country as an act terrorism. To this end, the body has requested that the UN council and its members should as...
Biafra: IPOB In Brief Blasts Buhari Over Suspension Of Trip To AU Meeting In Rwand . The story in detail.......................................................... President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday abruptly cancelled his scheduled trip to Kigali, Rwanda on Monday where he had been billed to join other African leaders to sign the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA)...
Nnia Nwodo should steer clear of Biafra activities - IPOB War The Indegenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has warned the Ohaneze Ndigbo leader Chief John Nnia Nwodo to steer clear of its activities or have himself to blame. The group accused the leader of the Igbo apex organisation of misleading the...
*BNC, Esan youths to embark on procession with coffins *Herdsmen’ve seized 3 communities in Delta — Okowa *Urges security agencies to tackle menace By Simon Ebegbulem, Festus Ahon, Gabriel Enogholase BENIN— Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State  has ordered the arrest of the bandits responsible for the death of three...
LET BIAFRA GO FOR AFRICA TO BE HEALED "An Igbo man sees the entire world as his village, while an Hausa man sees Kano as the universe and a Yoruba man sees Lagos as his entire world. Nigeria is just too small to contain the Igbo man’s dreams, aspirations, industry,...
LET BIAFRA GO FOR AFRICA TO BE HEALED "An Igbo man sees the entire world as his village, while an Hausa man sees Kano as the universe and a Yoruba man sees Lagos as his entire world. Nigeria is just too small to contain the Igbo man’s dreams, aspirations, industry,...