Arewa Groups Set To Celebrate Kaduna Declaration Anniversary

  The Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG), which issued the noted quit notice of Igbos in Northern Nigeria to leave by October last year and later suspended the eviction notice, has set aside two days to celebrate what the coalition described as the success of the declaration in Kaduna State.   The body in a … Continue reading Arewa Groups Set To Celebrate Kaduna Declaration Anniversary

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Group Warns Against Arms’ Build up Across Benue Communities for Renewed Killings

The Middle Belt Conscience Guard  (MBCG) says it has uncovered sinister plots by some communities in Benue State to upscale arms build up in order to torment the peace of others and heightened the state of insecurity in the State. It described as frightening the deliberate attempt by stakeholders in the state to ignore peaceful approaches … Continue reading Group Warns Against Arms’ Build up Across Benue Communities for Renewed Killings

BREAKING: Police Confirm Bombing of Ohanaeze President-General’s Country Home – The Street Reporters

The Enugu State Police Command on Sunday explosive attack on the Ukehe country home of Ohaneze President-General, John Nwodo. The spokesman of the police in the state, Ebere Amaraizu, confirmed the incident disclosing that no life was lost in the incident. Unknown person had thrown an explosive device into the compound from outside. According to … Continue reading BREAKING: Police Confirm Bombing of Ohanaeze President-General’s Country Home – The Street Reporters

Dino Melaye In Trouble Again, Arrested, Released as Police Lay Ambush for Him

Nigerian lawmaker representing Kogi West, Senator Dino Melaye has been stopped from traveling out of the country. He was arrested on Monday by the Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on his way to Morocco for an official engagement sponsored by the Federal Government after he had checked in. … Continue reading Dino Melaye In Trouble Again, Arrested, Released as Police Lay Ambush for Him

BREAKING: Court Stops FG from Adding PDP Chairman, Secondus on Looters List

The High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has restrained Information and Culture Minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, from further publishing the name of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mr Uche Secondus, in federal government of Nigeria's looters’ list. The court made the order in a matter of libel brought against him by … Continue reading BREAKING: Court Stops FG from Adding PDP Chairman, Secondus on Looters List

Nigeria: National Assembly Cordoned Off as Hoodlums Snatch Mace, Senate Issues 24 Hours Order on Mace Recovery

Nigeria's National Assembly complex has been cordoned off after suspended supports of a suspended Senator make away with the mace, the official symbol of authority at the Senate while in plenary on Wednesday. The incident led to disruption of the day's activity in the upper legislative chamber. Reports say the incident happened few seconds after … Continue reading Nigeria: National Assembly Cordoned Off as Hoodlums Snatch Mace, Senate Issues 24 Hours Order on Mace Recovery

Dino Melaye: Kogi Police Commissioner Removed Over Suspects Escape

The Inspector General of Police, IGP Ibrahim Idris, has removed Ali Janga, the commissioner of police in Kogi over the disappearance from detention of six suspects, two of whom had claimed they were hired and armed by Senator Dino Melaye. The Commander FSARS in the State, the Divisional Police Officer ‘A’ Division, Lokoja and other … Continue reading Dino Melaye: Kogi Police Commissioner Removed Over Suspects Escape

Confusion As 2 Gun Running Suspects, 4 Others Escape from Nigerian Police Custody

The Police in Nigeria is currently working to unravel how suspects involved in alleged criminal possession of firearms allegedly supplied by a serving Senator escaped from lawful custody on Wednesday night. The suspects was due to be arraigned in court hours before they escaped in a dramatic turn of events. Nigerian Police in Lokoja, the … Continue reading Confusion As 2 Gun Running Suspects, 4 Others Escape from Nigerian Police Custody

$44m: Naja’atu Tackles Buhari Over Sack of NIA DG

Frontline politician and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Hajiya Najatu Muhammad said President Muhammadu Buhari must assert his powers in the crisis rocking the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) to save his anti-graft war. In a statement weekend, the Kano-based politician wondered why a former acting director general of the NIA, Ambassador Muhammed Dauda … Continue reading $44m: Naja’atu Tackles Buhari Over Sack of NIA DG

Group Accuses TY Danjuma, Ishaku of Instigation Armed Conflict In Taraba

Following his declaration, urging Nigerians to take up arms and defend themselves against those he described as bandits who have been carrying out what some regard as ethnic cleansing, a socio-political group, Middle Belt Conscience Guard has accused the former Chief of Army Staff, General Theophilus Danjuma (rtd) of fuelling armed conflicts in Taraba State … Continue reading Group Accuses TY Danjuma, Ishaku of Instigation Armed Conflict In Taraba

Killings: Rise Up Against Armed Bandits or You Die, TY Danjuma Urges Nigerians

Retired Lt. General Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma has urged Nigerians to defend themselves from killers across the country instead of depending on the armed forces. He said this today in a live telecast programme of the10th anniversary of the Taraba State University, Jalingo, as he also made a grave accusation against the armed forces, accusing them … Continue reading Killings: Rise Up Against Armed Bandits or You Die, TY Danjuma Urges Nigerians

How Maina Recovered Fresh $44m, N486b Stolen Funds

Former Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Dr Abdulrasheed Maina may have aided the discovery of missing $44 million belonging to the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), PENSION COMM, HEAD OF SERVICE UNREMMITTED TSA FUNDS etc. This is even as he also assisted in the discovery of another N486bn belonging to the Nigerian Pension … Continue reading How Maina Recovered Fresh $44m, N486b Stolen Funds

Gov Shettima Hands Over Chibok Girl, Pogu to NSA

Governor Kashim Shettima has handed over the recently rescued Chibok girl, Salomi Pogu, alongside Jamila Adams with her 16 months old daughter to the National Security Adviser (NSA), Babagana Monguno, in his office in Abuja. ‪Jamila a 14 year old became friends with Salomi during captivity by Boko Haram in a village in Gwoza Local … Continue reading Gov Shettima Hands Over Chibok Girl, Pogu to NSA

Herdsmen/Farmers’ Crisis: Buhari’s Clear Message On Tolerance By Philip Agbese

Something epochal and unique amazed the senses of Nigerians on Monday, January 15, 2018. President Muhammadu Buhari had an exclusive audience with a Benue delegation led by the state Governor, His Excellency, Governor Samuel Ortom to fraternally dialogue and explore ways to resolve the internecine conflict between herders and farmers in our home state. The … Continue reading Herdsmen/Farmers’ Crisis: Buhari’s Clear Message On Tolerance By Philip Agbese

Buratai: What A Time To Be Proud Of Nigeria ‎By Nneka Obi

The last time I visited Nigeria was in 2013. My husband approved my request to visit home to celebrate the Christmas and New Year. I came with our three children, Chidi, Okey and my lovely little daughter, Amarachi. It was the second time I would make a trip home since we relocated to the United … Continue reading Buratai: What A Time To Be Proud Of Nigeria ‎By Nneka Obi

South East Group Hails Nigerian Army, Buratai Over Patronage of Indigenous Manufacturers

Nigerians have continued to commend  the Nigerian Army, following the Army's decision to partner with local car manufacturer, Innoson Motors in the manufacturing of military vehicles and other hardwares The Army it will be recalled had also partnered with Shoe makers in Aba to acquire boots for it's men and officers. Joining in the array … Continue reading South East Group Hails Nigerian Army, Buratai Over Patronage of Indigenous Manufacturers

Innoson To Manufacture Military Vehicles For Nigerian Army

In line with the resolve of the leadership of the Nigerian Army to domesticate manufacturing of its wares, Nigeria indigenous motor manufacturing company, Innoson Motors has entered into partnership with the Army for modification of some of its equipment, local production of armoured fighting vehicles and other military hardwares. The partnership follows the satisfactory performance … Continue reading Innoson To Manufacture Military Vehicles For Nigerian Army

Open Letter to Shekau: Now That It Is Finished By Mustapha Ali

Dear Abubakar Shekau, NOW THAT IT IS FINISHED I want to use this special season of the 2018 New Year to write this open letter to you and the few adherents, you are still brainwashing, shielding and hypnotizing to feebly sustain the visit on humanity with erratic insurgency atrocities in some obscure communities in Nigeria’s … Continue reading Open Letter to Shekau: Now That It Is Finished By Mustapha Ali

Ademola Slated for Sack Before Resigning, Says NJC

Justice Adeniyi Ademola pulled a fast one on the National Judicial Council, by hurriedly announcing his resignation, a spokesman for the council revealed today. According to Soji Oye, NJC’s Director of Information, the council recommended on Wednesday the compulsory retirement of Ademola, along with Justice O. O. Tokode, both of the Federal High Court, for … Continue reading Ademola Slated for Sack Before Resigning, Says NJC

Kidnappers Demand N100m to Free Ex-Minister Damishi Sango, Others

A head of the major opposition party's national convention in Nigeria's federal capital, a former Minister of Sports and the Plateau State chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Damishi Sango, has been abducted by unknown gunmen. Also kidnapped with him are his son, driver, a prominent chieftain of the PDP in Plateau State and … Continue reading Kidnappers Demand N100m to Free Ex-Minister Damishi Sango, Others