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Between Politics and Humanity: Why Zamfara Must Stop Fooling Us

Between Politics and Humanity: Why Zamfara Must Stop Fooling Us

By Richard Murphy We must all finally accept that the elites in Zamfara state are resolute on having the other citizens of their state for diner. The red flag has been there all along but we collectively misread them, we rather saw the ‘poor people’ of Zamfara state as being their own enemies without realizing […]

Teachers Sacked By Terrorist In North-East Back To Classrooms – TRCN

Teachers Sacked By Terrorist In North-East Back To Classrooms – TRCN

Chris Steven, Abuja The Registrar, Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN),  Segun Ajiboye Ajiboye has disclosed that some of the school teachers who were sacked by terrorists in the Northeast are back to classroom. He said that the Council had commenced the process of bringing back to the classrooms, teachers who have deserted the northeast […]

Why TY Danjuma Must Come Clean On Jukun-Tiv Renewed Killings

Why TY Danjuma Must Come Clean On Jukun-Tiv Renewed Killings

By Philip Agbese Those conversant with history can confidently assert that the Tiv Jukun-Tiv feud or crisis in the Taraba state axis is an age-long phenomenon. Each time it is exhumed; the actors play it deadly. These two brotherly, but antagonistic tribes have reasons for the constant animosities and wars they fight among themselves. Historically, […]

Benue Group Tips 32-year-old Activist As Audu Ogbeh’s Replacement

Benue Group Tips 32-year-old Activist As Audu Ogbeh’s Replacement

The Benue Elite Development Network has tipped self-style Human Rights activist and public affairs commentator, Philip Agbese as a possible replacement for  Audu Ogbeh who is the current Minister of Agriculture in the Buhari cabinet. The group made the call at an event held today in Abuja where Philip Agbese was decorated with an award […]

Troops Repel Boko Haram Attacks In Michika

Troops Repel Boko Haram Attacks In Michika

Chris Steven, Abuja  The Nigerian says its troops in Adamawa State has repelled Boko Haram terrorists attack Monday evening, on Michika. The Army disclosed this in a statement issued on Tuesday by its spokesperson, Sagir Musa, a Colonel. He said the terrorists were repelled by the troops and suffered heavy casualties when they attempted to […]

NAF Jets Destroy ISWAP Training Camp In Borno

NAF Jets Destroy ISWAP Training Camp In Borno

Chris Steven, Abuja THE Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation LAFIYA DOLE has destroyed an Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) training camp and neutralized several terrorists at Malkonory in Northern Borno State. According to a statement by the NAF  Director of Public Relations and Information, Ibikunle Daramola, the operation […]

Human Rights Group Blames Borno State Govt Over Plight of 100,000 Nigerian Refugees Expelled From Cameroon

Human Rights Group Blames Borno State Govt Over Plight of 100,000 Nigerian Refugees Expelled From Cameroon

The Save Humanity Advocacy Centre (SHAC), a human rights group, has blamed the Borno State Government over the plight of no fewer than 100,000 refugees recently expelled from Cameroon. Cameroon is currently home to more than 370,000 refugees, including some 100,000 from Nigeria, according to the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR). Recently, the Cameroonian […]

Nigerian Air Force Bomb Bandit’s Hideout In Zamfara

Nigerian Air Force Bomb Bandit’s Hideout In Zamfara

The Nigerian air force says it has destroyed another armed bandits’ hideout and neutralised several of their fighters near Doumbourou Hill in Zamfara. Ibikunle Daramola, air force director of public relations and information, said the operation was carried out by the air task force of operation Diran Mikiya. He said in a statement: “The attack […]

Boko Haram: Borno Politicians Accused Of Causing Panic Amongst Residents

Boko Haram: Borno Politicians Accused Of Causing Panic Amongst Residents

Politicians from Borno State have been fingered in spinning of fake news to cause panic among residents of the state. The Arewa Youths Integrity Forum (AYIF) made this revelation on Sunday via a statement.. According to the youth group the brazen exhibition of acts of treachery and distortions of insecurity by some Nigerians, especially political […]

Plateau killings: Group blows hot over fresh crisis, fingers Jang

Plateau killings: Group blows hot over fresh crisis, fingers Jang

Chris Steven, Abuja Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has raised concern over the renewed killings in Plateau State. The Centre, while condemning the fresh outbreak of violence in the state, described the killings as barbaric and inhumane while calling on the relevant international bodies to immediately document them with a view to […]

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