Monday, 18th October 2021
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4 Oct
The situation in Nigeria presently is very alarming, and this is no exaggeration at all. The grim realities facing us ahead of 2023 are daily being worsened by the boldness
10 Sep
Bishop of the Diocese of Ife, Church of Nigeria, Anglican communion, Rt. Rev. Olubunmi Akinlade, while strongly pitching his tent with those who believe that it is better, Nigeria remains an entity, has however called on the Federal Government to stop shying away from reality and without delay embark on restructuring. He made the call…
21 Aug
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has told President Muhammadu Buhari to forget about doing any political damage control, noting that his Presidency was already a failure.
18 Aug
President Muhammadu Buhari, will tomorrow, meet with service chiefs at the State House, Abuja, after an 18-day break in London, during which he attended an education summit and did health checks.
9 Aug
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt.-Gen. Faruk Yahaya, has urged insurgents, bandits and other violent groups to lay down their arms and surrender before it’s too late.
7 Aug
Borno Government has expressed satisfaction with the growing number of insurgents surrendering to the military in the state.
30 May
Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno has urged the new Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Maj.-Gen. Farouk Yahaya, to sustain the fight against insurgents, bandits and other criminal elements in the country.
28 Mar 2020
The Nigerian military said over 100 Boko Haram terrorists were neutralised at a clearance operation in Gorgi, not 500 or 200, as given, respectively
20 Feb 2020
he Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has destroyed an Islamic State of West Africa Province (ISWAP) hideout at Bukar Meram on the fringes of the Lake Chad Basin in northern Borno.
1 Jul 2019
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) Secretary General, Elder Anthony Sani, spoke in this interview with Saxone Akhaine on the security challenges that have continued unabated in the country, the recent Ruga controversy and the issue of alleged Fulanisation and Islamisation of the country. The ACF scribe shed light on the style of governance of President…
20 Mar 2019
The Borno Government has warned fishermen and fish merchants against aiding Boko Haram insurgents so as to fast-track successful implementation of the counter-insurgency campaign. The state Governor, Kashim Shettima, gave the warning during the hand-over of seven trucks seized by the military to the state government at Maimalari Cantonment on Wednesday in Maiduguri. The trucks…
10 Feb 2019
A non-governmental Organisation, CleenFoundation, has warned that hate speech and misinformation by the media remains a critical threat to credible elections. It also identified widespread availability and use of hard drugs as serious threat to the electoral process, especially in the northern part of the country. Its Executive Director, Dr. Benson Olugbo disclosed this while presenting findings…


23 mins ago
Mr Uche Secondus, former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says he has no intention of withdrawing the case challenging his removal from court. Mr Ike Abonyi, his Media Adviser disclosed this in a statement in Abuja. Abonyi said that Secondus was in court to seek for justice as well as save the…
32 mins ago
Tunisia's Ons Jabeur became the first Arab tennis player to break into the world's top 10 on Monday, while Indian Wells champion Paula Badosa gained 14 places in the WTA rankings. Jabeur, a Wimbledon quarter-finalist earlier this year, was beaten by Spain's Badosa in the Indian Wells semi-finals last Friday. Before the tournament, 14th place…
39 mins ago
Monsurat Ojuade had just turned 18 when she was killed by a police officer, her sister Omolara said in a trembling voice. News of her death, during a raid in her neighbourhood of Nigeria's Lagos last month, shocked many in a country preparing to commemorate the first anniversary of EndSARS, a protest movement against police…
41 mins ago
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), adolescence is a critical period that can determine the trajectory of girls’ lives.
48 mins ago
Mr Uche Secondus, former National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says he has no intention of withdrawing the case challenging his removal from court.