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26 Oct
Insecurity, no doubt, is one of the major challenges facing the country today. In fact, for over a decade, Nigeria has been disturbed by activities of Boko Haram and their ISWAP counterparts...
24 Oct
Sir: The violent events happening in Nigeria now can be likened to the political conflicts, which engulfed Nigeria in the mid-1960s, and resulted in the Nigeria -Biafra civil war.
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17 Oct
On April 15, 2014, I sat in my living room in Lagos State, Nigeria, at about 10pm, and watched with rapt attention the breaking news about the kidnap of schoolgirls...
12 Oct
Six women and nine children have escaped from Boko Haram captivity in Yobe State axis of Sambisa Forest.
11 Oct
Nigeria, as currently constituted, is a subject of great worry for all men of good conscience. A nation that not only promotes injustice, but perpetuates ethno-religious bigotry...
3 Oct
By his admittance, “…the past 18 months have been some of the most difficult periods in the history of Nigeria. Since the civil war, I doubt whether we have seen a period of more heightened challenges than what we have witnessed in this period.”
1 Oct
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said a myriad of problems facing the country is the most challenging since the civil war. Nigeria president made the claim in his speech to mark Nigeria's 61st independence anniversary. Buhari stated that "the past eighteen months have been some of the most difficult periods in the history of…
1 Oct
As Nigeria celebrates its 61st independence anniversary, a cross-section of pupils has called on the Federal Government to address some salient issues in the country to make it a better place.
1 Oct
As the nation marks its 61st Independence anniversary amidst so much insecurity and other areas of anxiety, the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins
29 Sep
Infighting between Nigeria's two major jihadist factions has left scores dead, raising the possibility of a prolonged internecine conflict between the two forces, civilian and security sources told AFP Tuesday. Islamic State West Africa Province or ISWAP has emerged as the dominant faction in Nigeria's conflict, especially after the death of rival Boko Haram commander…
28 Sep
A Naval officer, Commodore, Jamila Malafa, yesterday, relived how soldiers deployed for the anti-insurgency fight in the North East sell arms to survive. She also accused Western nations of fuelling terrorism...
28 Sep
Troops of Sector 2 Joint Task Force, North East, Operation Hadin Kai (OPHK), neutralised two Islamic State West Africa Province/Boko Haram fighters in Yobe State, on Sunday

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