Police arrest 8 suspected Chibok Girls Kidnappers
Nigerian Police Force has paraded eight persons suspected to be kidnapper's of 276 Chibok school girls in Maiduguri Borno State. The girls were abducted from their school hostels on April 14, 2014. A total of 57 students escaped in the immediate aftermath of the kidnapping. Since then, 107 have either been found or released as part…
Insurgency degrading accounted for Chibok, Dapchi girls release, says Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said the degrading of Boko Haram insurgency led to the release of 106 Chibok and 104 Dapchi girls abducted by the insurgents.
Leah Sharibu as metaphor for opposition
At the best of times, President Muhammadu Buhari is not the darling of majority of Nigerian Christians, or more appropriately Christian politicians. For them, he is not the messiah...
Buhari: The road not travelled
It is not preposterous, I assume, to begin to talk about the presidential candidacy of Muhammadu Buhari and even the inevitability, deferring only to the will of God, of his second term presidency from May 29, 2019.
Chibok girls: Four years of trauma
It is still traumatic to note that four years after the wicked abduction of 276 Chibok schoolgirls by the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, 112 of the Chibok girls are still languishing in captivity, despite all assurances by the Nigerian government that they would be rescued and reunited with their families.
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…