Boko Haram: Your report on military operation in Baga betrayed national security – Tsav tells Daily Trust

Alhaji Abubakar Tsav, retired Commissioner of Police has described as a betrayal of national security a recent story published by Daily Trust on military operation in Baga, Borno State. Tsav, who was also erstwhile Commissioner, Public Complaints Commission, Abuja joined other Nigerians to chide the newspaper for publishing such sensitive report, especially at a time … Continue reading Boko Haram: Your report on military operation in Baga betrayed national security – Tsav tells Daily Trust

GAW Faults Amnesty International’s report on Farmers/herdsmen conflict

The Global Amnesty Watch (GAW) has faulted the claims by Amnesty International (AI) that the government and armed forces in Nigeria did not do enough to prevent clashes between herders and farmers in Nigeria. This was contained in a statement issued by the president of GAW at a world press conference on the activities of … Continue reading GAW Faults Amnesty International’s report on Farmers/herdsmen conflict

Operation Python Dance III: How Exercise Will Boost Voters’ Confidence During General Elections – MBCG

The Middle-Belt Conscience Guard has reacted to the proposed nationwide exercise tagged Operation Python Dance III by the Nigerian Army.   Recall that Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Tukur Buratai, had announced that the military exercise would commence from January 1, 2019 and last till February 28.   He said the exercise was in … Continue reading Operation Python Dance III: How Exercise Will Boost Voters’ Confidence During General Elections – MBCG

No Python Dance, No Elections in Niger-Delta – Group

A faith based group in the Niger-Delta, the Niger Delta Young Christian Forum (NDYCF), has warned that failure to conduct the Operation Python Dance in the area would imply that elections will not hold there.   Spokesperson of NDYCF, Evangelist Celestine Paul Akokari, gave the warning in Warri on Wednesday and further explained that the … Continue reading No Python Dance, No Elections in Niger-Delta – Group

Boko Haram: How Borno, Yobe Governors promote insurgency – Elizebeth Robertson

Elizebeth Robertson, a renowned expert in Counter-Insurgency and Confliction Resolution based in Geneva has made a shocking revelation on the involvement of Yobe and Borno State governments in promotion of insurgency in north east Nigeria. Robertson lamented that in spite of the efforts made by the Nigerian government and a multi-national military operation, Boko Haram … Continue reading Boko Haram: How Borno, Yobe Governors promote insurgency – Elizebeth Robertson

Boko Haram: No Nigerian Territory Under Insurgents’ Control- Investigation

No Nigerian territory is currently under the control of the violent Islamic sect, otherwise known as Boko Haram, latest report has shown.   The Centre for Conflict Resolution and Management made the revelation in a report released on Wednesday.   The centre made this disclosure after an on-the-spot assessment of Baga Town Kukuwa LGA of … Continue reading Boko Haram: No Nigerian Territory Under Insurgents’ Control- Investigation

Boko Haram: Stakeholders Want Shettima To Come Out Clean

Borno State stakeholders have called on Governor Kashim Shettima to come out clean on what he knows about the unrest in the state.     The Borno Stakeholders Foundation, the umbrella group for concerned stakeholders from the three senatorial zones in Borno state, made this call on Tuesday.   The stakeholders were reacting to a … Continue reading Boko Haram: Stakeholders Want Shettima To Come Out Clean

Boko Haram: Our troops are worthy sentinels of Nigeria, University Don writes COAS Buratai

A renowned professor in the Religious Affairs Department of the University of Nigeria Professor Emmanuel Ome, has written a thought-provoking letter to the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratia, appreciating him and his troops for their fight against insurgency in the country. The university don, who is also a Conflict Resolution and Peace … Continue reading Boko Haram: Our troops are worthy sentinels of Nigeria, University Don writes COAS Buratai

Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s Second Republic President Dead

Nigeria's first and only President of Second Republic (1979–1983), Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari GCFR, is dead. He became president after the handover of power by General Olusegun Obasanjo's military government. Shagari was born February 25, 1925 and died after a brief illness at the National hospital, Abuja on December 28, 2018, family sources confirmed. … Continue reading Shehu Shagari, Nigeria’s Second Republic President Dead

North East residents hail military over war against insurgency

Residents of the north-east have continued to praise the gallantry of the Nigerian troops fighting Boko Haram over their efforts to keep the country safe. Speaking on behalf of the people, a civil society organization, the North East Coalition against Terrorism (NECAT) has commended the gallantry of the military in the fight against terrorism in … Continue reading North East residents hail military over war against insurgency

Revealed: Desperate Times for Boko Haram as ISWAP-ISIS Network Plan to Sack Group

There are strong indications that the terror group, Islamic States West African Province (ISWAP-ISIS) is planning to expel the Boko Haram group from its network at the expiration of a three-year ultimatum for it to establish a caliphate-like base in North East Nigeria. This was revealed in a survey carried out by the International Terror … Continue reading Revealed: Desperate Times for Boko Haram as ISWAP-ISIS Network Plan to Sack Group

Pro-democracy group berates PDP, others for politicising national security

Leading pro-democracy group, National Democratic Front has berated the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) over calls for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari and the Service Chiefs as a clear attempt to pollute the national security architecture with bad politics. According to the group, the inglorious attempts by politicians to drag the service Chiefs into politics … Continue reading Pro-democracy group berates PDP, others for politicising national security

Boko Haram: PDP agents kidnapping women, children in the name of insurgents – Group alleges

Members of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have been accused of masterminding the abduction of women and children in some part of the country under the guise of Boko Haram. The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) in Nigeria, which made this claim, observed that these attacks have changed from what was the norm … Continue reading Boko Haram: PDP agents kidnapping women, children in the name of insurgents – Group alleges

Sponsors of Zamfara killings will be exposed – Bishop Fomson

Foremost clergyman, Bishop Musa Fomson has prophesied that the politicians behind Zamfara killings will be exposed in a matter of weeks. In his message released ahead of the New Year, Bishop Fomson, warned that the only thing that will save the people behind Zamfara killings from disgrace is if they repent of their dark ways … Continue reading Sponsors of Zamfara killings will be exposed – Bishop Fomson

Atiku Saves Aisha

The Presidential Candidate of Nigeria’s main opposition party, in the 2019 presidential election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has extended his philanthropic gesture to Aisha Haruna, a 13 year-old orphan from Daura, Kastina state, who was involved in an inferno that burnt her beyond recognition, The Street Reporters Newspaper reports. He has … Continue reading Atiku Saves Aisha

Boko Haram: COAS, Buratai Opens Door for Enhanced Media Partnership

With the spate of propaganda spreading like wildlife across the nation to the international community, Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen. Tukur Buratai has opened his doors to a potential partnership with the media in a bid to halt biased reporting. The COAS gave this selfless advise during a dinner with Editors and strategic media … Continue reading Boko Haram: COAS, Buratai Opens Door for Enhanced Media Partnership

War Terror: 300 CSOs endorse Buhari for second term, give reasons

The reelection bid of President Muhammadu Buhari got a boost on Thursday as over 300 leading civil society organizations declared their support for his second term in office. The groups hinged their reason on the sterling performance of the president in area of security. According to the groups, Buhari has been outstanding on his war … Continue reading War Terror: 300 CSOs endorse Buhari for second term, give reasons

Amnesty International Report another Conspiracy with Political Actors to Instigate Crisis Ahead 2019, Group Say

The Amnesty International has continued to receive knocks over its misleading report tagged “Harvest of Death Three Years of Bloody Clashes between Farmers and Herders in Nigeria. The London-based organization which focuses on human rights wasn't sparred by Nigerians who have lashed out at the group over its latest episode of fallacy. In President Muhammadu … Continue reading Amnesty International Report another Conspiracy with Political Actors to Instigate Crisis Ahead 2019, Group Say

Why Theatre of War Visit Will Help You Verify Budget Spending, CESJET To SERAP, EiE, BudgIT

Following ceaseless bickering over unsubstantiated facts on budget from certain organisations, renowned civil society group, Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency (CESJET) has backed the Nigerian Army. The group has questioned the likes of Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), Enough is Enough (EiE), and BudgIT who raised false alarm over the Army's budget … Continue reading Why Theatre of War Visit Will Help You Verify Budget Spending, CESJET To SERAP, EiE, BudgIT

2019: Coalition for Nigeria reveals Atiku, Russia Rigging Plan

As the presidential elections edge closer, the opposition Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) desperation for power is becoming even more glaring.   It is this utter desperation that triggered the PDP and its candidate Atiku Abubakar into hiring Russian hackers to compromise the polls.   With the reported alliance gaining  grounds last week, the Coalition for … Continue reading 2019: Coalition for Nigeria reveals Atiku, Russia Rigging Plan