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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 →

Nigeria: 58 Years of What? (2)

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By Awa Kalu, SAN IN the words of Hillary Clinton, former First Lady of the United States and its former Secretary of State, and now a strong voice in US politics, ‘it takes a village.’...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

7 soldiers, 76 Boko Haram terrorist die in Borno battle

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By Kingsley Omonobi Abuja—In a deadly battle, yesterday, between Boko Haram terrorists and troops prosecuting war against insurgency, seven soldiers were killed and 16 others wounded, while...

Thu Oct 11th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian troops kill 76 Boko Haram terrorists, Chad kills 48

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Seventy-six Boko Haram terrorists, among others, trying to overrun Nigeria’s military formation in Metele, near Kangarwa in Borno were killed today. France boss Deschamps defends...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: We’re not jittery over Atiku, APC govs boast

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Seek Buhari’s intervention over party primaries Govs, Ministers want Oshiomhole’s sack By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – THE All Progressives Congress, APC, Governors Wednesday said...

Wed Oct 10th, 2018     Read More →

UNICEF rehabilitate 833 children involved in armed conflicts in the Northeast

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The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in partnership with Borno government, had rehabilitated 833 children involved in armed conflicts in the Northeast. Unicef Geoffrey Ijumba, Head...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

Sadly, we lost the war

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By Eric Teniola ON Tuesday March 20, 1984, the Chief of Staff Supreme Headquarters, Brigadier General Babatunde Abdulbaki Idiagbon (1943-1999) launched the National Consciousness and Mobilisation...

Tue Oct 9th, 2018     Read More →

Niger United, Plateau Peacocks are champions

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By Solomon Nwoke Niger United (male) and Plateau Peacocks(female) have emerged winners of the first edition of the Prudent Energy Handball League, which ended at the weekend at the Mobolaji...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

Muhammadu Buhari : Nigeria’s anti-corruption crusader

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Muhammadu Buhari swept to power on a wave of optimism in 2015, becoming the first opposition candidate in Nigerian history to defeat a sitting president. President Muhammadu Buhari The candidate...

Sun Oct 7th, 2018     Read More →

14 of 20 Borno gov aspirants back Zulum’s victory

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By Ndahi Marama MAIDUGURI—Fourteen of 20 aspirants, who vied for All Progressives Congress, APC, governorship ticket in Borno State, have endorsed the outcome of the primary, upholding the...

Thu Oct 4th, 2018     Read More →

Uduaghan, Al-Makura, Amosun cleared as APC Senatorial aspirants(Full List)

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SOUTH SOUTH AKWA – IBOM STATE S/N . NAME SENATORIAL DISTRICT . DECISION 1.GODSWILL O. AKPABIO AKWA-IBOM NORTH – WEST CLEARED 2.SEN. EFFIONG NELSON ASUQUO AKWA-IBOM SOUTH ....

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Mohammed Alkali wins Borno PDP governorship primary

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Alhaji Mohammed Alkali has won the governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Borno State. The official result of the Governorship Primaries held on Sunday, 30th of September,...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: Intra-party tensions, as more PDP, APC candidates emerge

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Emmanuel Aziken, Clifford Ndujihe, Festus Ahon, Ochuko Akuopha, Bashir Bello, David Odama, Peter Duru, Abdulmumin Murtala, Harris-Okon Emmanuel,...

Tue Oct 2nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP’s first term govs emerge candidates for 2019

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By Daud Olatunji, Peter Okutu, Dennis Agbo, Chinedu Adonu & Femi Bolaji All first term governors of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, emerged victorious in the party primaries held,...

Mon Oct 1st, 2018     Read More →

We will not tolerate cowardice, Army warns personnel

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The Nigerian Army has warned that it will not tolerate acts of cowardice from its personnel deploy in operations as sanction awaits those found exhibiting such. Recruits undergo training at the...

Sun Sep 30th, 2018     Read More →