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Buhari, Masari, Abu Ibrahim meet in State House

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with the Katsina State Governor Aminu Masari and Senator Abu Ibrahim who represents Katsina South senatorial...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Again,we have killed many Boko Haram terrorists in Borno-NAF

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA – THE Nigerian Air Force,NAF,has claimed huge success against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State. The Air Force,in a statement Monday,by its spokesman,Air Commodore...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

NAF decimates Boko Haram hideout in Bogum, Borno

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The Nigerian Air Force says its Air Task Force (ATF) of Operation Lafiya Dole has decimated a Boko Haram Terrorist (BHT) hideout and neutralised several insurgents at Bogum in Northern Borno. Air...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Schools, Institutions, concerns, Seek reprieve on Lagos-Badagry expressway

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Stakeholders in the educational and business sectors in Lagos have called on government to expedite action on the rehabilitation of the Lagos-Badagry expressway, so as to alleviate the plight of...

Mon Oct 15th, 2018     Read More →

Two Nigerian soldiers killed in mine blasts

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Two Nigerian soldiers were killed and nine others wounded in two separate mine blasts in the northeast where troops are battling Boko Haram extremists, military and militia sources said...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

How we captured terrorist from Rivers hiding in Edo —Danesi, the Aidonogie of South Ibie

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• ‘Govt must involve monarchs for security arrangement to be effective’ • Speaks on his achievements on the throne By Alemma-Ozioruva Aliu HRH Alhaji Aliyu Kevin Danesi is...

Sun Oct 14th, 2018     Read More →

Trump vows “severe punishment” for Saudi Arabia if reporter was killed

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Trump Washington – U.S. President Donald Trump said in a CBS interview on Saturday that there would be “severe punishment” for Saudi Arabia if it turns out that missing Saudi...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian troops foil Boko Haram attack on base

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Nigerian troops have foiled an attempt by Boko Haram fighters to overrun a military base in the restive northeast leaving six soldiers wounded, the army said on Saturday. Troops...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

We will leave no stone unturned to secure Leah, Aid workers’ release – FG

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By Emmanuel Elebeke The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has assured the families of kidnapped Dapchi schoolgirl Leah Sharibu and two abducted aid workers that the Federal...

Sat Oct 13th, 2018     Read More →

833 children released by CJTF in Borno – UNICEF

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The Civilian Joint Task Force (CJTF) fighting against the Boko Haram in Northeast Nigeria, has released 833 children from its own ranks. Unicef The United Nations Children’s Education Fund...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Just in: Pik Botha dies at 86

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Roelof Frederik “Pik” Botha, South Africa’s apartheid-era ex-Foreign Affairs Minister, has died at the age of 86. Botha was known for trying to get his party to accept broader...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Senate confirms 22 as NPC commissioners, rejects Kaduna nominee

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ABUJA—Senate, yesterday, confirmed the appointment of 22 nominees President Muhammadu Buhari presented to it as commissioners for the National Population Commission, NPC. File: National...

Fri Oct 12th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s conscience in Port-Harcourt

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by Emma Aziken It was heartwarming that President Muhammadu Buhari phoned Mrs. Rebecca Sharibu, the mother of the Boko Haram captive, Leah Sharibu last Wednesday. The call was apparently made to...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Boko Haram attack leaves 15 soldiers dead

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At least Fifteen soldiers were killed in a Boko Haram jihadist attack on a military base near the Niger border and in the Lake Chad region on Wednesday, the military said Wednesday. Seven Nigerian...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Insurgency: Troops infiltrate Boko Haram camp in Kaltunbare, kill 3 terrorists

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By: Kingsley Omonobi- Abuja – The Nigerian Army said on Wednesday night that its gallant troops of 22 Brigade Garrison, Dikwa supported by vigilantes, on deliberate offensive patrol,...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →