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Tuesday, March 19, 2019
A Nigerian militant, with the name John Oden on Facebook, took to his page to offer praises to God moments ago as he left the hotbed of the Boko Haram war, in Maiduguri, Borno state after staying there for four years and four months. Oden appreciated God for keeping him...
The Police on Monday arraigned a 27-year-old woman, Keziah Bature, in a Karu Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, for allegedly pouring hot pepper water on her neighbour, one  Abigail Akos. The defendant, who resides at an old chief palace, Karu, Abuja, was arraigned on a count bordering on voluntarily causing...
- Taraba residents alleged that military men are aiding killer herdsmen in the state - The residents also accused soldiers on Ayem A’Kpatuma (Cat Race) of harrasing people - The army has however denied the allegations by the residents Some residents of Taraba state on Monday, March 27, alleged that...
Police Sack Commander Of Anti-Cult Squad Complaints of corruption and poor conduct have forced Lagos State police to sack the commander of the Anti-Cult Squad. The police also replaced and deployed many personnel of the squad considered to be an elitist unit. A statement by the police command’s spokesman, Mr. Chike Oti,...
BREAKING!! Gunshots Rocks APC Secretariat As Thugs Clash In Port-Harcourt (Photos) There was pandemonium at the All Progressives Congress (APC), secretariat at Garrison in Port-Harcourt, Rivers state, after some thugs were involved in a clash. The political thugs gathered at the secretariat amid the brewing tension between the two factions of...
Breaking: Governor Ortom impeached by eight Benue APC Lawmakers Eight lawmakers of the Benue state House of Assembly under the All Progressives Congress, APC, have served impeachment notice to the Governor of the state, Samuel Ortom. The lawmakers who sat in the state’s Assembly complex on Monday, 30th July, 2018 gained...
officers in charge of Boko Haram campaign should be sacked' - OPC founder, Fasehun tells President Buhari Addressing journalists in Lagos on the state of the nation, Fasehun said President Buhari should mandate the military to end Boko Haram insurgency within six months. “The war of attrition unleashed by Boko Haram against defenceless...
Contrary to the position of President Buhari during his US visit recently that Fulani Herdsmen, who have been reportedly killing scores of villagers in Nigeria, don’t carry guns but only carry sticks and occasionally matchetes, operatives of the Nigerian Police force have arrested and paraded 56 Fulani bandits allegedly...
Ebonyi/Cross River crisis: 7000 displaced, 1500 houses burnt, many killed ABAKALIkI-NO fewer than 7000 Igbeagu Izzi indigenes of Izzi local government area of Ebonyi State have so far been displaced following the inter-communal crisis between Izzi people and their counter in Ukele in Cross River State. It was gathered that over...
CAN warns government against execution of five Christians The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked the Federal Government to caution the Adamawa State government against a hasty implementation of the death sentence handed to five Christian youths for allegedly killing a Fulani herdsman. Justice Abdul-Azeez Waziri of the state’s High...
Pakistan election: 27 dead in bomb attack as voting ongoing- A bomb attack has left at least 27 people dead and up to 30 injured as Pakistanis vote amid heavy security in fiercely contested general elections. The explosion took place on the outskirts of Quetta, Balochistan province's capital. The cause of the...
The suspects were paraded on Tuesday, May 8. Deputy commissioner of police, Abba Kyari was in Benue state where the suspects were paraded It will be recalled that President Muhammadu Buhari condemned the killings in the country particularly those committed by bandits saying they are being perpetrated by people with...
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...
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) has explained why herdsmen were allegedly involved in the recent attacks that led to the death of at least 86 people in 11 communities in Barkin Ladi local government area of Plateau State on Saturday, June 23, 2018. According to a...
CLO wants US, UK, EU to revoke Oshiomhole, Akpabio, Omo-Agege’s visas LAGOS — THE Civil Liberties Organisation, CLO, has petitioned the embassies of five western countries in Nigeria seeking the revocation of the visas of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; Senator Ovie Omo-Agege...