Nigerian Air Force Bombs Large ‘Gathering of Insurgents’ in Borno

Nigerian Air Force Bombs Large ‘Gathering of Insurgents’ in Borno

The Nigerian Air Force said it bombed a large gathering of Boko Haram terrorists in Urga, close to Konduga, Borno State on Thursday. The bombs also razed down the structures of the terrorists. A statement by the Nigerian Air Force Director of Public Relations and Information, Air Commodore Olatokunbo Adesanya said, “Previous intelligence reports, gathered through Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) missions by NAF ISR platforms, had indicated the presence of a large number of…

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Arrest Fulani Herdsmen Now- Benue Governor Urges Buhari

Arrest Fulani Herdsmen Now- Benue Governor Urges Buhari

Following threats by the leadership of Miyetti Allah that they would mobilize their members to resist the anti- open grazing law,Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom has called on President Muhammadu to call the herdsmen to order. Speaking to State House Correspondents yesterday after a closed-door meeting with President Buhari at the Presidential Villa, he said threats by the Miyetti Allah to make the state ungovernable is unacceptable. He assured the citizens of the state that…

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National Assembly Declares Praying/Fasting For National Unity

National Assembly Declares Praying/Fasting For National Unity

President of the National Prayer Breakfast, Senator Barnabas Gemade, has admonished Nigerians to imbibe the virtues of faith, patriotism and free enterprise to get Nigeria off the brink of disintegration following recent tensions that greeted the country. Speaking when he led other members of the Christian Legislators Fellowship of National Assembly on a media parley on Wednesday morning, Senator Gemade said the Nigerian Prayer Breakfast took its cue from the American Prayer Breakfast instituted by…

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Insecurity: 9 Governors In Closed Door Meeting With President Buhari

Insecurity: 9 Governors In Closed Door Meeting With President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari is meeting with delegates of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The delegation led by the Chairman of NGF and governor of Zamfara state, Abdullaziz Yari arrived at the venue about 12:30pm and went straight to the New Banquet Hall at Aso Rock. Though, the agenda of the meeting was not made public, it may not be unconnected with security challenges some states are facing as well as…

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My Client Will Be In Court Tomorrow, Says Kanu’s Lawyer

My Client Will Be In Court Tomorrow, Says Kanu’s Lawyer

Ifeanyi Ejiofor, counsel of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), says he is convinced that his client will be in court on Tuesday. The IPOB leader, who is facing treason trial, is due to appear at a federal high court in Abuja on Tuesday. He is being tried alongside three others: David Nwawuisi, Benjamin Madubugwu and Chidiebere Onwudiwe. Since soldiers raided his Afara-ukwu residence in Umuahia, Abia state, on September 14,…

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45 Boko Haram Members Sentenced To Various Prison Terms

45 Boko Haram Members Sentenced To Various Prison Terms

A Federal High Court sitting in Kainji, Niger State, has convicted 45 Boko Haram members ranging from  3 to 31 years in prison. The conviction took place after the end of the main period of trial for 575 speculated Boko Haram members. In a statement on Friday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said the court likewise “released 468 suspects who had no case to answer.” In an announcement signed by his media…

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Video] Nigeria’s Defence Minister Links IPOB To Importation Of Arms From Turkey

Video] Nigeria’s Defence Minister Links IPOB To Importation Of Arms From Turkey

In an interview with Channels TV, the Nigeria minister of defence, Mansur Dan Ali, linked IPOB to the importation of arms from Turkey. Although he struggled to come up with concrete reasons initially, when he only mention statements from IPOB as the threat, the interviewer was finally able to get a response.

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Nigerian Churches Built With Stolen Fund- Pastor Kasali

Nigerian Churches Built With Stolen Fund- Pastor Kasali

The General Overseer of Foundation of Truth Ministry, Lagos State, Reverend Yomi Kasali, has admitted that most Nigerian churches build their cathedrals with proceeds of corruption. The pastor also stated that while Yorubas are very corrupt, Igbos are terribly corrupt, Hausas are corrupt beyond measures. Rev. Kasali who stated this during a sermon also said that most pastors do not care when their funds come from. He further told his congregation that any pastor who…

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PDP Must Win In 2019 Else I Die- Nyesom Wike

PDP Must Win In 2019 Else I Die- Nyesom Wike

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has declared that he is ready to die to ensure that the Peoples Democratic party, PDP, emerges victorious during the 2019 elections. Wike made the declaration while noting that Rivers State fought hard to ensure PDP’s victory in 2015 and 2019 won’t be different. Featuring in the latest edition of ‘The Interview,’ a monthly magazine, Wike said, “The whole thing boils down to sincerity and commitment and sincerity. “We said…

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Wike Hits At Northern PDP- Says They Plotted Jonathan’s Failure In 2015

Wike Hits At Northern PDP- Says They Plotted Jonathan’s Failure In 2015

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has claimed that most cabinet members in the government of former President, Goodluck Jonathan took advantage of him. Wike also alleged that members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the north ganged up against Jonathan, in the build-up to the 2015 presidential election. Jonathan lost the election to President Muhammadu Buhari. “PDP in the north ganged up against Jonathan. Let the truth be told! Nobody will die! They were…

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