The Nigerian Army has promoted 137 Senior Officers of the military to the rank of generals, the highest number of promotions under Muhammadu Buhari’s administration. (more…)
Unknown Gunmen yesterday attacked the residents of Obong Udo Ekpenyong, Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs and Elder Aniekan Akpan, immediate past Commission for Education at Ikot Okusung, Ukanafun LGA. It was gathered that the hoodlums attacked their residents destroying properties while three lives were reportedly lost all the process. According to an eyewitness account, one of the Ekpenyong sisters (a Teacher), a hair stylist and a relative were allegedly shot dead amid the assault. Residents of the community were said to have fled into the bush following the sporadic gunshots fired by the gunmen As at the time of filing this report, the names of the victims were yet to be ascertained. Meanwhile, Men of the Force are currently manning the volatile a...