Wednesday, 8th December 2021
Breaking News:


12 Oct
Six women and nine children have escaped from Boko Haram captivity in Yobe State axis of Sambisa Forest.
15 Apr
Over 20 parents of the secondary school girls abducted seven years ago in Chibok, Borno State, have died from health complications induced by the protracted wait for the return of their children.
19 Mar
Of the 36 states in the country, we have 19 successor states to the Northern Region. That, if you do have some problems with simple arithmetic, translates into 19 state governors...
11 Mar
Sir: From Chibok in Borno to Dapchi in Yobe, to Kankara in Katsina, Kagara in Niger and Jangebe in Zamfara, thousands of school pupils have been stolen.
17 Dec 2020
History teaches us about past events. It answers questions of ‘how’ ‘where’ and ‘when’ did events occurred. The essence of seeking answers to such questions is nothing more than to reflect
16 Dec 2020
Chinua Achebe once famously wrote that the trouble with Nigeria is simply put, Leadership. Profound as that conclusion was, it was esoteric. The naked truth is more disturbing, and, as T.S Elliot wrote long ago, ‘humanity cannot bear too much truth’.  Achebe was too true. 
5 Oct 2020
I want to first thank God Almighty the Father of all creation and the maker of Heaven and earth. Strange as it may sound, I would like to thank the colonial masters who wove our diverse peoples together...
19 Aug 2020
When the Chibok and Dapchi girls were abducted, what did you feel? Did you feel that these crazy Islamites had struck again? Or that this was a Northern problem- which self- respecting person
15 May 2020
Yesterday, May 14, was Leah Sharibu’s birthday. She clocked 17, making it the third birthday she would be spending in captivity after her abduction with other schoolgirls by Boko Haram
27 Feb 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari’s recent declaration that all the kidnapped children by terrorists in the country would be freed could not have triggered any glimmer of hope.
19 Feb 2020
It is two years today since Leah Sharibu was abducted from her school in Dapchi, Yobe State. A human rights organisation specialising in freedom of religion, Christian...
25 Dec 2019
Boko Haram jihadists have killed seven people on Christmas Eve in a raid on a Christian village near the town of Chibok in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, local militia and residents told AFP Wednesday. Dozens of fighters driving trucks and motorcycles stormed into Kwarangulum late Tuesday, shooting fleeing residents and burning homes after looting food…


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