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Rehabilitation: Army hands over captured Boko Haram family members to Govs.

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The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 778 family members of Boko Haram terrorists captured in Toto Local Government Area of Nasarawa state, to governors of 16 northern states for...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

Zulum blames porous borders for arms proliferation, insurgency

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Borno State Governor Babagana Zulum has attributed arms proliferation and insurgency in the North East to porous borders with neighbouring countries of Niger, Chad and Cameroun. Zulum raised the...

Tue Sep 1st, 2020     Read More →

NCDC announces 250 new COVID-19 cases, total now 53,727

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 250 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the nation’s confirmed cases to 53,727. The NCDC made this known on its...

Sun Aug 30th, 2020     Read More →

Dams: Neglected water resources amid acute food insecurity

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Prevailing socio-economic challenges have exposed Nigeria’s dire need for increased food production. The threat of mass hunger and starvation has never been this acute. As such, unless...

Sun Aug 30th, 2020     Read More →

Zulum inaugurates Tukur Buratai Institute for War and Peace to overcome insurgency

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Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Thursday inaugurated the Tukur Buratai Institute for War and Peace built as part of the concerted efforts to overcome the challenges of insurgency in the...

Fri Aug 28th, 2020     Read More →

FG okays N722m for NDDC audit as Buhari inaugurates 12 perm secs

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• Senate orders probe of $18b NLNG dividend The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has sanctioned the hiring of eight field experts to undertake the forensic audit of the Niger Delta...

Thu Aug 27th, 2020     Read More →

NASS’s many probe reports gathering dust in Presidency

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President Muhammadu Buhari’s insistence on retaining the nation’s service chiefs despite opposition to it is just one out of the many instances the executive arm of government...

Thu Aug 27th, 2020     Read More →

Agency warns states contiguous to River Niger to brace up for impending flood

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As River Niger reaches red alert Following warning alert received from the Niger Basin Authority indicating that River Niger has reached Red alert of 6.60m the Nigerian Hydrological Service...

Wed Aug 26th, 2020     Read More →

We must make peace or we lose the North, Says ACF Chair Ogbeh

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Audu Ogbeh • Killings, criminality don’t build any society • It’s time for international partnership to end insurgency Chairman of Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) and former...

Wed Aug 26th, 2020     Read More →

Adamawa CAN Chairman tests positive for COVID-19

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Bishop Stephen Mamza, Chairman, Christians Association Nigeria (CAN), Adamawa Chapter, has tested positive for COVID-19. Mamza, who is a member of Adamawa State COVID-19 Committee, confirmed the...

Sun Aug 23rd, 2020     Read More →

How Governors’ forum split threatens Northern unity, security

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Northeast Governors: Ahmadu Fintiri (Adamawa)(left); Mai Mala Buni (Yobe); Darius Ishaku (Taraba); Inuwa Yakubu (Gombe); Bala Mohammed (Bauchi) and Prof. Babagana Zulum (Borno) • It’s...

Sun Aug 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Ohakim urges supporters to remain calm over allegations against him

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Former Imo State Governor, Dr. Ikedi Ohakim, has pleaded with his supporters and associates to maintain calm in the face of allegations leveled against him by one Ms Chinyere Lilian Amuchienwa,...

Sun Aug 23rd, 2020     Read More →

ISWAP drops leaflets in Yobe, threatens "war" against government, officials

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Jihadists linked to an Islamic State insurgency group have registered their presence in Yobe State, despite claims from the Nigeria Army that the state is free of terrorists. Islamic State West...

Fri Aug 21st, 2020     Read More →

ISWAP terrorists take hundreds hostage in Nigerian town: sources

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Jihadists linked to the so-called Islamic State group have taken hundreds of hostages in a town in northeast Nigeria, locals and militia sources said Wednesday. Islamic State West Africa Province...

Wed Aug 19th, 2020     Read More →

Tales, plights of PLWD in IDP camps in Nigeria

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Since the civil war in Nigeria, not many incidents have shaken the nation as the Boko Haram insurgency cum rural banditry in Northern Nigeria. Between July, 20-26, the International Organization...

Tue Aug 18th, 2020     Read More →