That Senate resolution
In apparent frustration, the Senate on April 17 passed a resolution asking President Muhammadu Buhari to fire his service chiefs over the killings by the herdsmen and the darkening climate of insecurity in the country.
Reps probe Chibok girls’ abduction four years after
The House of Representatives yesterday set up an ad hoc committee to trace the circumstances leading to the abduction and non-release of the remaining 112 Chibok school girls from Borno State four years after.
Rescue of remaining Chibok Girls, Leah Sharibu, a must, says Saraki
President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki, has called for concerted efforts to rescue the remaining 112 Chibok Girls and the Dapchi schoolgirl, Leah Sharibu, from Boko Haram’s captivity.
Real concerns Archbishop Welby raised before Buhari
Contrary to official statement from the Presidency concerning the meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the Archbishop of Canterbury, Archbishop Justin Portal Welby...
Nigeria marks four-year anniversary of Chibok kidnap
Nigeria on Saturday marked four years since Boko Haram abducted more than 200 schoolgirls from the remote town of Chibok, with renewed calls for their release and that of thousands of others seized in the bloody conflict. A total of 219 girls were taken from the Government Girls Secondary School in the remote town in…
Four years after the Chibok kidnap, Boko Haram still a threat
As Nigeria prepares to mark the four year anniversary of the Chibok kidnapping, a recent copycat attack serves as a reminder that Boko Haram is anything but defeated.
BBOG plans fourth anniversary of Chibok girls’ abduction
The Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) advocacy group has said if the rest of the kidnapped Chibok girls were not released before Saturday, it would mark the fourth anniversary...
Clerics task FG on insecurity, Dapchi, Chibok girls
President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Samson Ayokunle, has asked the Muhammadu Buhari administration to decisively tackle the insecurity in the land. Addressing reporters at the weekend in Jos, he condemned the wanton killings and destruction of property in parts of the federation. Ayokunle, who was in the city to officiate the…
Women protest, demand release of Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls
A group, Christian Women on the Plateau for Peace and Security, yesterday protested to the state legislature in Jos where it called for the release of Leah Sharibu and the remaining Chibok girls abducted over three years ago. The group’s general secretary, Mrs. Joy Machunga and a cleric, Mrs. Esther Ibanga, said: “As Christian women…