Nigeria returning to a state of nature - Part 2
The grandnorm of a human society as John Locks argued is to ensure equality before the law and to practice equity as the hallmark of exercising governmental authority over the citizens.
Plateau’s patchwork of pain
Plateau State, a land of intricately beautiful hills, picturesque plateaus, storied farming and boundless hospitality is perilously perched on a bloody precipice whose ragged...
Nigeria must change positively in 2019
Sir: The President, General Muhammadu Buhari (GMB) is perpetuating carnage, genocide and economic destruction of Nigeria like his predecessors, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan...
15 killed in clashes in Benue
At least 15 people were killed over the past few days in separate attacks in central Nigeria's Benue State, the scene of regular clashes between Christian farmers and nomadic cattle herders, official sources said Wednesday.
Bomber kills four, suspected herders attack Catholic seminary
Four people have been killed and seven others injured in the latest Boko Haram attack in the restive town of Konduga in Borno, the police confirmed on yesterday.This is as gunmen suspected to be Fulani herders yesterday launched an attack on the Catholic Secret Heart Minor Seminary located in Jalingo the capital of Taraba State.
The 2019 elections and the economy
The growing anxiety over the 2019 general elections appears to be having serious effects on the economy. No doubt, whatever happens in the political arena...
13 killed as cattle rustlers attack Zamfara village
Thirteen people were killed in prolonged clashes between cattle thieves and local civilian militia in northern Nigeria's Zamfara state, police said on Thursday.
CAC head flays killings, tasks Buhari on security appointments
The President, Christ Apostolic Church and former Chairman, Christian Association of Nigerian (CAN), Pastor Abraham Akinosun, has called on President Buhari to tackle alleged killings by Fulani herdsmen by ensuring the appointment of security chiefs is evenly distributed across the nation’s geopolitical zones.
Again, suspected herdsmen kill seven Tiv farmers in Nasarawa
Suspected Fulani herdsmen have again unleashed terror on Tiv farmers at Ihuman Village in Awe Local Council of Nasarawa State, killing seven.The gunmen, armed with sophisticated weapons, were said to have launched the attack at about 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday shooting sporadically at the helpless villagers.....