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Amnesty International as Nigeria’s Second Terrorist Group

Amnesty International as Nigeria’s Second Terrorist Group

By Kaereen Goulding By now no one should be in doubt that Amnesty International is Nigeria’s second terrorist group. The country has been the target of several horrendous attacks – failed Boko Haram attempts, armed bandits, killer herdsmen, kidnappers, robbers and other evil elements – without Amnesty International demanding that perpetrators of the acts stop. […]

Group Uncovers How Iran, IMN Plan To Terrorize Nigeria

Group Uncovers How Iran, IMN Plan To Terrorize Nigeria

… says El- Zakzakky’s group another ISWAP affiliate Chris Steven, Abuja The Coalition for Nigeria, a civil society orgnaisation, said it has uncovered plots by Iran and the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) to terrorize Nigeria. The coalition claimed that Iran is discreetly breeding another terrorism sect in Nigeria through IMN extremists, saying that the […]

Insecurity: Stop Globetrotting, Commit Resources, Energy In Resolving Conflicts – Middlebelt Group Tells Nigerian Governors

Insecurity: Stop Globetrotting, Commit Resources, Energy In Resolving Conflicts – Middlebelt Group Tells Nigerian Governors

Chris Steven, Abuja  Nigerian Governors have come under attack over their perceived cold attitude towards the endless killings and unrest in the region. Middle Belt Conscience Guard (MBCG), while calling on governors in Nigeria to wake up and take a decisive action over the spate of killings, kidnappings and criminality , said the lukewarm attitude […]

I Can Kneel Down For Buhari To Bring Nigeria Together As One – Onaiyekan

I Can Kneel Down For Buhari To Bring Nigeria Together As One – Onaiyekan

Chris Steven, Abuja  THE former Archbishop of the Abuja, Cardinal John Onaiyekan, says President Muhammadu Buhari  should do everything possible to bring Nigeria together as one united country. “If I had the chance, I wouldn’t mind kneeling before President Buhari to say let us bring this country together and let your people stop using the […]

We Have Not Given Up Search For Remaining Abducted Chibok Girls — Buratai

We Have Not Given Up Search For Remaining Abducted Chibok Girls — Buratai

Chris Steven, Abuja  THE Chief of Army Staff,   Tukur Buratai, says the search for the remaining abducted Chibok girls was still on, just as he described the Boko Haram insurgency in the country as the most dangerous among terrorist groups. Buratai, a Lieutenant General stated this while delivering the maiden lecture of the Centre for […]

Coalition Lauds Buhari, Security Agencies Over Recent Successes in Zamfara, Yobe States

Coalition Lauds Buhari, Security Agencies Over Recent Successes in Zamfara, Yobe States

…berates House of Reps over calls for President’s appearance Chris Steven,  Abuja  The Coalition for Nigeria Movement (CNM) has saluted President Muhammadu Buhari and the country’s security agencies over recent successes over armed banditry and kidnap in Zamfara and Yobe States. Unlike previous administrations,  president Buhari displayed an unusual appetite to flush the raising tide […]

Labour Ministry Seeks More Collaboration With African Development Bank

Labour Ministry Seeks More Collaboration With African Development Bank

Chris Steven, Abuja  The Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment has stressed the need to further deepen partnership with the African Development Bank (AFDB) on ongoing projects, aimed at generating youth employment. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Employment, William Alo, stated this in Abuja on the occasion of the Review of Country Strategy […]

Onnoghen Succeeded in Destroying Judiciary Before His Shameful Resignation – Group

Onnoghen Succeeded in Destroying Judiciary Before His Shameful Resignation – Group

The Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiative has described as an insult to Nigerian the resignation of Justice Walter Onnoghen, the former Chief Justice of Nigeria. The group said Onnoghen’s infamous resignation was belated because he had succeeded in battering the Nigerian judiciary sector before taking the exit door. Recall that Onnoghen had on […]

Debt Management: FG Approves N689m For KPMG, Zenith, UBA, Access Banks, Others

Debt Management: FG Approves N689m For KPMG, Zenith, UBA, Access Banks, Others

Chris Steven, Abuja THE Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved engagement of seven transaction parties for the execution of Promissory Note Programme for the settlement of Inherited Local Debts and Contractual Obligations of the Federal Government in the sums of N689.96 million. Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed who briefed journalists at the end of […]