Wednesday, April 23, 2014
PDP condemns Nyako over memo to Northern Governors

PDP condemns Nyako over memo to Northern Governors

April 23, 2014

Atiku Abubakar , Governor Abdullazeez Yari, Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State, Hon Ikira Bilbis at an APC rally and reception for Hon. Bilibis’ decamp... read more

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Borno women condemn abduction of school girls

Borno women condemn abduction of school girls

April 23, 2014

Nigerian army search for missing schoolgirls The women say the abduction violates the girls’ human rights. Some women in Borno State and the Borno chapter... read more

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The Nigerian Senate And Its Obsession For Regime Protection, By Garba Shehu

The Nigerian Senate And Its Obsession For Regime Protection, By Garba Shehu

April 23, 2014

Garba Shehu That David Mark’s Senate has given this country something that is very important: it is a Senate imbued with reassuring maturity that has... read more

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Boko Haram Insurgency: How Nigeria’s Intelligence Agencies Have Failed, By Dele Agekameh

Boko Haram Insurgency: How Nigeria’s Intelligence Agencies Have Failed, By Dele Agekameh

April 23, 2014

Dele Agekameh The dust raised by last week’s early morning bombing of the bustling Nyanya motor park located on the outskirts of Abuja, Nigeria’s Federal... read more

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Boko Haram will not defeat us – Gov. Shettima

Boko Haram will not defeat us – Gov. Shettima

April 22, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima “We are going to survive and rebuild our lives because truth will always triumph over falsehood.”…... read more

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Fresh confusion over abducted schoolgirls; parents insist 234 girls still missing

Fresh confusion over abducted schoolgirls; parents insist 234 girls still missing

April 21, 2014

Nigerian army search for missing schoolgirls There was confusion on Monday in Chibok, Borno state, when parents of abducted schoolgirls at Government Girls Secondary School... read more

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Boko Haram attack on Yorubaland is ‘declaration of war,’ Afenifere warns

Boko Haram attack on Yorubaland is ‘declaration of war,’ Afenifere warns

April 21, 2014

“The time for the traditional institutions to become active and responsive as the guardian of our values is now.…... read more

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Boko Haram: Borno Christians declare fasting, demand release of abducted school girls

Boko Haram: Borno Christians declare fasting, demand release of abducted school girls

April 20, 2014

Nigerian army search for missing schoolgirls Borno State chapter of CAN says only 32 girls have been reunited with family so far. The Christians Association... read more

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The Filth Called Boko Haram and A Season Of Shame, By Femi Fani-Kayode

The Filth Called Boko Haram and A Season Of Shame, By Femi Fani-Kayode

April 20, 2014

Femi Fani-Kayode Permit me to begin this contribution with some basic truisms: firstly that God is great and that He alone forges the destiny of... read more

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Nigeria Insecurity: Angry Presidency bombs Governor Nyako

Nigeria Insecurity: Angry Presidency bombs Governor Nyako

April 20, 2014

President Goodluck Jonathan The Presidency has lashed out at Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa, describing the controversial letter he wrote to governors of Nigerian northern... read more

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Acts of terror and the politics of hospital visit, By Obo Effanga

Acts of terror and the politics of hospital visit, By Obo Effanga

April 19, 2014

Obo Effanga Since the Monday morning bomb explosion in Nyanya, leading to the death of an interminable number of people (the official figure stands at... read more

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How Nigeria can defeat Boko Haram  – Bola Tinubu

How Nigeria can defeat Boko Haram – Bola Tinubu

April 19, 2014

Boko Haram insurgents Mr. Tinubu said only a bi-partisan approach can reign in Boko Haram and secure the country,…... read more

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Boko Haram claims responsibility for Abuja bombing

Boko Haram claims responsibility for Abuja bombing

April 19, 2014

The extremist Boko Haram sect has claimed responsibility for Monday’s deadly car bomb at Nyanya bus station near Abuja, which killed at least 75 people... read more

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Governor Nyako accuses Jonathan administration  of genocide against Northern Nigeria

Governor Nyako accuses Jonathan administration of genocide against Northern Nigeria

April 19, 2014

Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako “The Administration has also hired militia from all across especially North Africa who have been deceived into accepting to come... read more

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Pakistani president cancels visit to Nigeria over Boko Haram attacks

Pakistani president cancels visit to Nigeria over Boko Haram attacks

April 19, 2014

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain Photo Credit: http:// ihrtimes.com Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain has called off a planned visit to Nigeria after a deadly bomb killed... read more

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14 more kidnapped female students escape, 44 now accounted for – Borno Commissioner

14 more kidnapped female students escape, 44 now accounted for – Borno Commissioner

April 18, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima Eighty-five of the students are yet to be accounted for.…... read more

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APC accuses Jonathan, PDP of politicizing Nigeria’s security situation

APC accuses Jonathan, PDP of politicizing Nigeria’s security situation

April 18, 2014

APC governors  ”It is now clear that despite their inability to protect lives and property and to stop the terrorists attacks in the country, the... read more

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Dancing on the graves of the Nyanya bomb victims, By Babayola Toungo

Dancing on the graves of the Nyanya bomb victims, By Babayola Toungo

April 18, 2014

“My conclusion therefore, is that Jonathan doesn’t give a hoot about the lives of Nigerians and may even not be averse to dancing on their... read more

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PDP insists APC governors shunned Jonathan’s security meeting

PDP insists APC governors shunned Jonathan’s security meeting

April 18, 2014

The PDP is making the claim despite the comments attributed to the leader of the PDP governor’s forum, Goodswill Akpabio, that the APC governors were... read more

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Why our governors didn’t attend Jonathan’s security meeting – APC

Why our governors didn’t attend Jonathan’s security meeting – APC

April 18, 2014

APC governors The opposition All Progressives Congress, APC, on Thursday said its governors did not attend the enlarged security council meeting hosted by President Goodluck... read more

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Borno govt. says 30 abducted girls now reunited with their families

Borno govt. says 30 abducted girls now reunited with their families

April 18, 2014

Borno Governor, Kashim Shettima The Borno state Commissioner for Education, Musa Kubo, on Thursday said a total of 30 girls have now been recorded as... read more

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Borno students’ kidnap: NHRC asks government to check impunity

Borno students’ kidnap: NHRC asks government to check impunity

April 17, 2014

“Despite the concerted efforts of the government, not much is being achieved in stemming the tide of impunity which is pervading some parts of the... read more

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Nigeria assures security for World Economic Forum participants

Nigeria assures security for World Economic Forum participants

April 17, 2014

Nigeria will host the Forum between May 7 and 9 in Abuja. The Supervising Minister of National Planning Commission, Bashir Yuguda, on Thursday assured delegates... read more

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Abuja explosion: Islamic group advises Nigerian government on security

Abuja explosion: Islamic group advises Nigerian government on security

April 17, 2014

The group also condemned the allocation of large number of police officers as aides to public officials and influential Nigerians. An Islamic group, Muslim Rights... read more

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Abducted female students: Borno Governor offers  N50 million reward for credible information

Abducted female students: Borno Governor offers N50 million reward for credible information

April 16, 2014

The abductors pretended to be soldiers. Governor of Borno state, Kashim Shettima, said on Wednesday said he would give a N50 million reward to any... read more

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