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The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has passed a vote of confidence in the abilities of his men and officers operating both on land and along the coastal areas to tackle insurgency and other social vices capable of disrupting the peace currently prevalent in the...
The group's leader has already been identified as a certain Abul- Fadl Iyad Gali. The Nigerian Army has raised alarm over the emergence of a new terrorist group, identified as Jama'Atu Nus'Ratul-Islami Wal-Muslimina, in the northeast region. This was disclosed in an official statement released by the Army on Saturday, November...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The House of Representatives ad-hoc committee on Emergency and Disaster Preparedness yesterday offered insight into why it indicted Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on the alleged diversion of N5.8 billion meant for emergency intervention in the north east. The Chairman of the...
1966 Coup: “THE IGBOS NOW VINDICATED AND EXONERATED” --Olusegun Obasanjo. "Let the truth be told. The People involved in that so called 1966 “Igbo coup” were: 1. Major Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu (Midwest Region Igbo) 2. Major Adewale Ademoyega (Western Region – Yoruba), author of “Why we struck” 3. Capt. G. Adeleke (Western Region –...
Biafra: How Nnamdi Kanu’s Reappearance Will Play Out in Court Today The controversial trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu resumes in Abuja today. Legal pundits and watchers are bracing up for a slew of dramatic scenes that would play out at the sessions. These involve varied...
Insurgency worse than Boko Haram awaits Nigeria – Emir Sanusi By Mustapha Usman The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has said that Boko Haram crisis will be a child’s play in the next 20 years if strong economy is not provided, and demographic explosion not addressed in northern Nigeria. The emir...
How True Is This Or Another Propaganda? Presidency Identifies Owners Of Cattle Causing Problem In Nigeria (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); According to him, "It will interest you to note that cattle owned by these so-called rich people are highly secured and protected. They do not roam...
Summary of Report 1. China donated and shipped a total of 162,696 bags of rice into the country’s seaport in June 2017 meant for distribution to IDPs in the North-East as food assistance. 2. NEMA under Osinbajo as Chairman left it there for months until it acquired demurrage of NGN800m. 3. China...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); The lawmaker representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe, Wednesday accused the Police Headquarters, Abuja of engaging in cover-up in its findings over the report of the attempted assassination on the lives of the deputy senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, wife and son. ...
The party said Oshiomhole’s swift flight out of the country, at the heat of the investigation, is suspect and goes to confirm allegations that the Presidency is shielding him from prosecution for fear that his investigation would implicate certain interests at the Presidency and the APC. ...
Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu yesterday threatened to release video clips of how his house was invaded by alleged assassins on Tuesday. Ekweremadu said he may be forced to actualise his threat to release the video clip, if the Police fail to withdraw its claim that what happened in his...
(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Massive Jubilation In Aso Rock, As Group Drags Obasanjo, Danjuma To ICC A civil society group has called on the International Crime Court to prosecute former Nigerian president, Olusegun Obasanjo, and ex-minister of defence, Theophilus Danjuma, over their alleged involvement in...
Information reaching the PoliticsNGR newsdesk reveals that the national chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Adams Oshiomhole was briefly detained by the Department of state Security Services, DSS on Sunday. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); According to Cable, Oshiomhole was grilled by DSS operatives...
Missouri state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal speaks on the Senate floor in Jefferson City, Mo., in 2014. (Associated Press) A Missouri lawmaker is under mounting pressure to resign after she said on social media she hopes President Trump is assassinated, following his response to violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville. Democratic state...
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has said the Army cannot face its members, who are Shi’ites, if they had weapons. Making the claim, Monday, at a briefing on the recent clash between soldiers and its members in Abuja, Abdullahi Zango, leader of the group, said the statement issued...