Buratai: A Star Boy From Another Planet

Buratai: A Star Boy From Another Planet

By Abubakar B Tsav An American literary pundit, Joseph John Campbell has archetypal veneration of heroes in all his fictional works. He does not see them as ordinary beings; but people specially endowed and who derive the true worth of existence from their peculiar and unique impacts on the universe. In a time-tested aphorism, Campbell […]

Leah Sharibu’s Death Report ‘Absolutely Fake News’ – FG

Leah Sharibu’s Death Report ‘Absolutely Fake News’ – FG

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has described as ‘absolute fake news’ the reports in the Social Media that the abducted Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu, has died in captivity. “It’s absolutely fake news. There is nothing like that,” the Minister said at a press briefing in Ilorin, Kwara State, on Sunday […]

Dont Dare The Strength of Nigerian Army, Yoruba Monarch Cautions IPOB

Dont Dare The Strength of Nigerian Army, Yoruba Monarch Cautions IPOB

A traditional ruler in Osun has called on a group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) led by Nnamdi Kalu threatening to cause crisis in the eastern party of the country to desist from daring the strength of the Nigerian Army as the general elections for 2019 get closer. This was disclosed during a press […]

Avoid Violence, Support the Army –Igbo Group Charges

Avoid Violence, Support the Army –Igbo Group Charges

Chris Steven, Abuja Igbos in Nigeria Movement has urged the people of the south-east states to be discerning in their choices in the general elections saying that strategies that have failed the region in the past must not be repeated again since they will yield the exact same results. The movement, which spoke through its […]

JUST IN: INEC extends collection of PVC to Feb 11

JUST IN: INEC extends collection of PVC to Feb 11

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the collection of Permanent Voters Card (PVC) to Monday, February 11, 2019. INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu announced this in Abuja on Friday at a meeting with Resident Electoral Commissioners. The collection of PVCs was slated to end on Friday, February 8, 2019 but many Nigerians who registered are […]

2019 Presidency: ‘Buhari Was Anointed To Lead Nigeria For Eight Years’ – 1,000 Clerics Declare At Rally For President

2019 Presidency: ‘Buhari Was Anointed To Lead Nigeria For Eight Years’ – 1,000 Clerics Declare At Rally For President

President Muhammadu Buhari was anointed to lead the country for eight years, and as such, should be given the necessary support for him to fulfill the prophecy, the National Inter-Faith and Religious Organizations for Peace (NIFROP) has said. The inter-father group, therefore, called on Nigerians not to disrupt the flow of God’s blessing to the […]

Boko Haram: Coalition Salutes Military For Repelling Multiple Attacks In Adamawa, Yobe, Benue

Boko Haram: Coalition Salutes Military For Repelling Multiple Attacks In Adamawa, Yobe, Benue

Chris Steven, Abuja The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has saluted the Nigerian Army for averting what it described as ‘Black Monday’ by successfully repelling multiple terror attacks in several parts of the country. Recall that the gallant Nigerian troops had overpowered and decimated some terrorists in Adamawa, Yobe and Benue States yesterday. CATE […]

Buratai: A Study In Warfare

Buratai: A Study In Warfare

By David Onmeje The story of the Nigerian Army is such that invokes memories of exploits, especially in the Sub Saharan Africa. In times past, the Nigerian Army won countless laurels in its operations so much to the envy of other nations. At a point, the Nigerian Army was adjudged one of the best professional […]

PDP Accuses INEC Of Plan To Rig Election For Buhari

PDP Accuses INEC Of Plan To Rig Election For Buhari

Chris Steven, Abuja The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says there are fresh plots by the leadership of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to rig the 2019 general elections for President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC). Addressing a press briefing in Abuja on Monday, National Publicity Secretary of PDP, Kola Ologbondiyan alleged […]

Elections: Ex-Minister Olubolade, Retired Generals, Others Endorse Buhari

Elections: Ex-Minister Olubolade, Retired Generals, Others Endorse Buhari

Chris Steven, Abuja Retired military officers in the three armed of the military; army, navy and air force, on Monday endorsed the candidacy of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the February 16 presidential election. The retired officers led by former military administrator of Lagos State Brig.Gen Buba Marwa (rtd) have in attendance  a former Minister […]