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Boko Haram Insurgents Attack UN Helicopter, Scores Killed in Borno
Boko Haram Insurgents Attack UN Helicopt...

Boko Haram Insurgents Attack UN Helicopter, Scores Killed in Borno

 A united Nations aid helicopter has been attacked by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State, Nigeria. UN reports that the insurgents attacked the helicopter on Thursday in Damasak, Borno State, killing civilians, among whom were a five-year-old child. The UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria,... read more »

Sack Service Chiefs Like You Did to APC NWC- Afenifere to President Buhari
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Sack Service Chiefs Like You Did to APC NWC- Afenifere to President Buhari

Afenifere, Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation in Nigeria has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to act swiftly in addressing the leadership issues in the security apparatus of the country like he did in his political party, the All Progressive Congress (APC). President Buhari had last week... read more »

Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?
Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?

Opinion: Should I Boycott Nigerian Beef?

25th June 2020   This article is one that I posted on June 18, 2019 on my Facebook page. The question is now even more urgent with the violence, slaughter and food insecurity being foisted upon the country by herdsmen. Please therefore consider this question well: Should I boycott... read more »

Zamfara Governor, Matawalle Summoned to the Villa Over Insecurity
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Zamfara Governor, Matawalle Summoned to the Villa Over Insecurity

The governor of Zamfara state, Bello Matawalle was summoned to the Presidential villa to brief the presidency on the state of security in his state. Matawalle on Tuesday had a closed-door meeting with the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari. He assured the presidency of his... read more »

Arrest Rising Insecurity in Nigeria or be Sacked- Senate President Lawan Tells Service Chiefs
Arrest Rising Insecurity in Nigeria or b...

Arrest Rising Insecurity in Nigeria or be Sacked- Senate President Lawan Te...

Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmed Lawan has tasked the heads of service chiefs to urgently arrest the rising spate of insecurity across the country or risk being dismissed. Lawan made the call on Sunday at the State House after a meeting President Muhammadu Buhari where they discussed the safety... read more »

Insecurity in Northern Nigeria: United States Government Calls for Prosecution of Perpetrators

Insecurity in Northern Nigeria: United States Government Calls for Prosecution of Perpetra...

The government of the United States has criticized the killing of civilians in Northern region of Nigeria and called on President Muhammadu Buhari to be firm in securing lives and property.... read more »

Banditry in Katsina: Bandits Aided by Traditional Rulers- Garba Shehu

Banditry in Katsina: Bandits Aided by Traditional Rulers- Garba Shehu

  Presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu has accused traditional rulers in Katsina state, Nigeria of sponsoring bandits in the state. Shehu made the claim in a chat with Sunrise Daily, a... read more »

Position of Northern Elder's Forum, a Mere Irritant and Featherweight - Presidency

Position of Northern Elder’s Forum, a Mere Irritant and Featherweight – Presid...

Femi Adesina, Special Adviser to the President has in a statement today referred to the position of the Norther Elders’ Forum as “a mere irritant and featherweight.” This... read more »

Northern Elders' Forum Blasts Buhari, Says He Has Failed the North

Northern Elders’ Forum Blasts Buhari, Says He Has Failed the North

The Northern Elders’ Forum led by Professor Ango Abdullahi has in a statement decried the spate of killings that have overtaken the North, leading to a daily loss of lives. In his... read more »

Bishop Matthew Kukah's Homily at the Funeral Mass of Seminarian Michael Nnadi

Bishop Matthew Kukah’s Homily at the Funeral Mass of Semina...

Homily of His Lordship Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah at the Funeral Mass of Seminarian Michael Nnadi at Good Shepherd Seminary Kaduna (11th February 2020). 1. We have gathered around the remains of... read more »