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4 days ago
One of the reasons socialist French President – Hollande – declined from contesting for second term was that he wasn’t sure of facing a virtual opponent with great knowledge of how it operates: the financial world.
21 Jan
One of the promises made to Nigerians by the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari was to eradicate Boko Haram insurgency and other form of insurrections in the country within months of his presidency.
16 Jan
Labour Party presidential candidate Peter Obi has excluded the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) from terrorist groups in Nigeria. IPOB, a secession group in the southeast region seeking separation from Nigeria, was proscribed and listed as a terrorist group in Nigeria in September 2017 - as the Jihadist group Boko Haram and ISWAP. The…
16 Jan
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has told President Muhammadu Buhari that ensuring free and fair general elections and restoration of peace to the troubled geo-political regions in the country are the best legacies he can live for the country.
13 Jan
President Muhammadu Buhari has been upbeat this week, acknowledging God in his political fortunes. At the palace of the Emir of Damaturu on January 9, he said “there was a deliberate attempt to destroy Nigeria, but God did not permit it. God has helped Nigeria to bounce back.” A few days later, he said: “In…
Boko haram terrorist
11 Jan
Boko Haram has seized the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) operational bases with the fleeing of 11 commanders and cleric in the Lake Chad region of Borno State. The seized bases of the terror group are in Abadam Local Council. A counter-insurgency expert in the Lake Chad region, Zagazola Makama, disclosed, yesterday, in Maiduguri…
4 Jan
Strikes by the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Super Tucano fighter jets have killed three Boko Haram commanders in Sambisa Forest, Borno State.
2 Jan
Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) and Boko Haram terrorists have clashed at Tumbum Allura and Kangar camps, killing over 30 fighters in Borno State.   The rivalry of December 30, 2022 began 4p.m. to 5a.m. Saturday and was led by five commanders of Boko Haram in Abadam, a border community with Niger.  …
Boko haram terrorist
26 Dec
Boko Haram jihadists killed 17 herders and stole their cattle following clashes in the troubled northeastern Nigerian state of Borno, self-defence militia told AFP Monday.
24 Dec
Troops of Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK) in the North East have killed 26 suspected Boko Haram terrorists in Ngwom community of Mafa Local Council in Borno state. The terrorists were neutralised while crossing the Maiduguri-Dikwa Road on 20 motorcycles into Sambisa Forest.   A counter-insurgency expert, in the Lake Chad Region, Zagazola Makama, disclosed, yesterday,…
18 Dec
Four top Boko Haram commanders have surrendered to troops of the Nigerian Army in Gwoza Council, Borno State. They included Mala’ana Khaid; Abu Dauda Munzir; Modu Yalee and Bin Diska. They have been hibernating in the Sambisa forest for about a decade before they surrendered. A counter-insurgency exper, in the Lake Chad region, Zagazola Makama,…
15 Dec
It was a tragedy for Nigeria when, on March 28, 2022, the Abuja-Kaduna train came under attack leaving some passengers dead and many kidnapped by the bandits or Boko Haram as alleged. While ransom was paid in bits, the kidnapped victims were also being released in bits; a situation that halted the Abuja-Kaduna train from…

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