Sunday, April 20, 2014
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 the missing school girls Borno State chapter of CAN says only 32 girls have been reunited with family so far. The... 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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Nigerian military says it frees 107 kidnapped female students, 8 still missing

Nigerian military says it frees 107 kidnapped female students, 8 still missing

and April 16, 2014

“With this development, the Principal of the School confirmed that only 8 of the students are still missing.”…... read more

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Soldiers free some female students abducted by Boko Haram in Borno – DHQ

Soldiers free some female students abducted by Boko Haram in Borno – DHQ

April 16, 2014

Mr. Olukolade did not state how many of the girls were freed by the military.…... read more

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Boko Haram Killings: Jonathan summons governors for expanded Security Council meeting

Boko Haram Killings: Jonathan summons governors for expanded Security Council meeting

April 16, 2014

Jonathan decorates new generals(NAN) “The meeting of the National Security Council will be followed by an enlarged … to which President Jonathan has invited state... read more

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China condemns schoolgirls’ kidnapping in Nigeria

China condemns schoolgirls’ kidnapping in Nigeria

April 16, 2014

Boko Haram insurgents China, as Nigeria’s strategic co-operative partner, would continue to firmly support the Nigerian government to safeguard its national security and stability.…... read more

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Boko Haram kills Borno monarch, 19 others in fresh attacks

Boko Haram kills Borno monarch, 19 others in fresh attacks

April 16, 2014

Boko Haram members “They simply walked right into the palace of the monarch and shot him in his bedroom.”…... read more

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Groups condemn Abuja explosion, abduction of girls in Borno

Groups condemn Abuja explosion, abduction of girls in Borno

April 16, 2014

Okei-Odumakin “Women and girls have been victims of these conflicts. The insurgency has exposed this group of people to destitution, physical and mental insecurity.”…... read more

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National Conference delegates condemn abduction of female students in Borno

National Conference delegates condemn abduction of female students in Borno

April 16, 2014

National Conference in plenary The delegates canvassed solutions to end insurgency in Nigeria.…... read more

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