10 expatriates kidnapped in Gabon, rescued in Rivers after $300,000 ransom

The 6 Division, Nigerian Army, has rescued ten foreigners abducted in Gabon, in Tombia, a creek in Bille waterways, Degema Local Government Area, Rivers State, after   a ransom of $300,000 was paid for their release. The victims, among whom were six Chinese, three Indonesians, and a  Gabonese along with four Nigerians, said to have facilitated […]

COVID-19 vaccine: Buhari, Osinbajo receive jabs publicly in Abuja

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye,Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari at exactly 11:51a.m and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at 11:57a.m yesterday received the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine jab after some frontline health workers were vaccinated publicly. It was preceded by e-registration of President Buhari and Osinbajo and filling of their vaccination cards by the Executive Director of the National Primary […]

How North is destroying itself —Turaki

A prominent Middle Belt leader, Professor Yusuf Turaki, speaks to ISAAC SHOBAYO on the insecurity in the different parts of Nigeria, especially government negotiation with bandits, among other national issues.   APART from Nigeria’s economy which is in a shambles, one of the biggest problems confronting the country is insurgency arising from banditry, Boko Haram […]

Nigerians Can’t Continue to Live in Fear, Says CDS

  President Buhari has decorated the new service chiefs with their new ranks with a charge for them to use the next few weeks to control the rising insecurity in parts of the country. He performed the ceremony inside the council chamber of the presidential villa, Abuja on Friday. The service chiefs and their new […]

Three Fulani terrorist groups are operating in Yorubaland, we are closing in on them —Aare Gani Adams

he Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yoruba land, Chief Gani Adams, in this interview by BOLA BADMUS, speaks on moves being made by various Yoruba leaders and groups to tackle the growing insecurity in the South-West, especially as regards the Fulani herders menace in communities across the region. The security situation in the South West in […]

Steps Buhari, NASS must take to save Nigeria —Anyaoku,

SENIOR citizens and leaders of thoughts from a broad spectrum of the Nigerian society, on Saturday, expressed grave concerns over the future of the country, putting forward a roadmap to rescue Nigeria from the brink of total collapse. The elder statesmen were unanimous in separate submissions at the 2021 edition of the Obafemi Awolowo Foundation […]

Plot to nail Tinubu before 2023 thickens as EFCC steps up probe

By Kazeem Ugbodaga As 2023 presidency draws nearer, the fate of the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu hangs in the balance, as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, steps up his probe. The EFCC late 2020 wrote the Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB, asking the body to furnish […]

Ndigbo Republic, not Biafra may emerge if South-East fails to produce president in 2023 — Udeogaranya

By Chioma Gabriel A Presidential aspirant of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2019, Chief Charles Udeogaranya, has said that the way things are going in Nigeria, Ndigbo Republic may emerge instead of Biafra. According to him, “if after 50 years of Nigeria/Biafra civil war and political power brokers do not find it expediently urgent […]

BOTCHED ARREST: Hold FG responsible if anything happens to me — Sunday Igboh

FOLLOWING his botched arrest by some security agents, Yoruba freedom fighter, Mr. Chief Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Sunday Igboho, said on Saturday, that he could not be silenced from fighting for the freedom of the Yoruba race, noting that the Federal Government should be held responsible if anything untoward happens to him. This came […]

Nigeria is a failed state – Edwin Clarke

Elder statesmen, Chief Edwin Clark and a Professor of African History, Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of Ibadan, Isaac Albert, have reviewed the security situation and other developments and declared Nigeria as a failed state where nothing works again and one nearing its total collapse. Professor Albert, who said there are nine stages […]

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