I Have Already Formed Abba’s Cabinet, Says Kwankwaso

Former Governor of Kano state and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Senator Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso has said that he has already formed the cabinet of the PDP gubernitorial candidate, Abba Kabir Yusuf, insisting that only those loyal to him and the Kwankwassiyya Movement are part of it.  Kwankwaso also said … Continue reading I Have Already Formed Abba’s Cabinet, Says Kwankwaso

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Avoid Violence, Support Nigerian Army –Igbo Group Charges

Igbos in Nigeria Movement has urged the people of the south-east states to be discerning in their choices in the general elections saying that strategies that have failed the region in the past must not be repeated again since they will yield the exact same results. The movement, which spoke through its President, Maxi Ifeanyi … Continue reading Avoid Violence, Support Nigerian Army –Igbo Group Charges

CJN: Nigerians Storm Streets of New York, Urge United States, United Nations to Back Buhari

Barely 24 hours after some concerned Nigerians trooped out en mass in the United Kingdom to support President Muhammadu Buhari’s anti-corruption fight, their counterparts in the United States of America have followed suit.       These Nigerians, under the auspices of Restore Nigeria Coalition (RNC) were spotted in the streets of Washington, chanting ‘Sai … Continue reading CJN: Nigerians Storm Streets of New York, Urge United States, United Nations to Back Buhari

Mr LA’s Victory is Done Deal, Says Women Leader Aisha

A women leader in the Lawal Adamu Usman (Mr LA) campaign, Hajiya Aisha Ayuba Mohammed has said that Mr LA's victory in the coming elections is a done deal considering his sweeping popularity among women voters. She projected that more than ninety percent of female votes in all the seven local government areas that make … Continue reading Mr LA’s Victory is Done Deal, Says Women Leader Aisha

Boko Haram And Gov. Shettima’s Laughable Gaffes

By Sani Dikko   I know the pains and challenges of leadership. A leader who is genuinely concerned about the peace and welfare of his people, but faced with seeming intractable problems on this path, agonizes every day and night pondering a solution.       But I also absolutely believe that positively deploying the … Continue reading Boko Haram And Gov. Shettima’s Laughable Gaffes

Special Analysis: Ahmad Salkida, the Linkman and the Voice of Boko Haram/ISWAP

In many forums, it has been stated that guns and tanks are not the only weapons of war, that propaganda is as well a weapon of war. According to credible information, Ahmad Salkida, the former reporter with Daily Trust can as well be said to be the “linkman and the voice of Boko Haram in … Continue reading Special Analysis: Ahmad Salkida, the Linkman and the Voice of Boko Haram/ISWAP

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: US agency warns Nigeria of ‘political terrorists’

The Universal Watch Network has alerted Nigerians to be wary of a recently-launched ‘Terrorists Politically-aided Propaganda’ (TP2), which is meant to advance the cause of the terrorists that have been disturbing the peace of Nigeria. The United State-based agency claimed the propaganda first surfaced as a report by Washington-based group, International Strategic Studies Association (ISSA) … Continue reading Boko Haram: US agency warns Nigeria of ‘political terrorists’

Report Gives Details of How Buhari Administration gained control of Boko Haram Phenomena since 2015

The sustained efforts of the Armed Forces of Nigeria and as well as the political will exhibited by the President Muhammadu Buhari upon the assumption of office in 2015 was primarily responsible for the inroads the Nigeria military attained in the fight against Boko Haram in Nigeria. This was contained in a report by the … Continue reading Report Gives Details of How Buhari Administration gained control of Boko Haram Phenomena since 2015

Abuja Three Years Without Bombs And Still Counting

By Lilian Nwachukwu I sat in anxiety as the yuletide season approached us. Thoughts ran riots in my head. I played out many scenarios as regards the likelihood of a disruption of the festive season by men of the underworld, as in times past. I refreshed my memory to the bomb blasts the rocked previous … Continue reading Abuja Three Years Without Bombs And Still Counting

Gov. Yari, others behind Zamfara killings must stop now, group warns

With the alarming upsurge in banditry in Zamfara State, the Save Nigeria Coalition of Patriots has fingered out Governor Abubakar Yari as the man behind the crisis. The coalition of several civil society groups made this known through its National Convener Comrade Yusuf Msheliza in a press conference, Wednesday, in Abuja. According to Mr Msheliza, … Continue reading Gov. Yari, others behind Zamfara killings must stop now, group warns

Christmas Fiesta And Why Gov. Ortom Must Apologize To Fulanis

By Prince Enenche It is becoming clearer by the day to every Benue indigene and Nigerians, Gov. Samuel Ortom’s hypocritic content, politicization and commercialization of the herders killings in Benue state. The death of every Nigerian or human being is condemnable. But where some persons embalm it with political interests to fester their ambitions is … Continue reading Christmas Fiesta And Why Gov. Ortom Must Apologize To Fulanis

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

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

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

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

Apology to Nigerians: CNPP Hails PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has eulogised the national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) , Prince Uche Secondus, “for not only initiating the party’s dialogue with the people tagged "Nation Building: Resetting the Agenda", but also for being humble enough to apologise to the people of Nigeria for the mistakes of … Continue reading Apology to Nigerians: CNPP Hails PDP Chairman, Uche Secondus

We Apologise for Our Mistakes, PDP to Nigerians

Nigeria's former ruling party and main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Monday  openly confessed its mistakes while reflecting on its 16 years stewardship, asking Nigerians to forgive the wrongdoings and pledged to rescue the country from its current misrule by the All Progressives Congress (APC). The National chairman of the party, Prince … Continue reading We Apologise for Our Mistakes, PDP to Nigerians