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O Benue, it is 500 dead in 196 days!

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A day later, a police officer and a farmer were reportedly murdered by suspected herdsmen in Uvir Council Ward of Guma LGA. On January 29, marauders attacked and killed a Nigerian National...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

There are no words to describe the cluelessness of this APC administration —Sule Lamido

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• Says there is usually warning before killings in parts of the country occur Sule Lamido BY CHARLES KUMOLU A former governor of Jigawa State and presidential aspirant of Peoples Democratic...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Olisa Agbakoba lucky to be alive – Evah

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National Coordinator, Ijaw Monitoring Group. Comrade Joseph Evah, was at the forefront of the struggle for the actualisation of June 12. In this interview, he defends his role, giving kudos to...

Sun Jul 15th, 2018     Read More →

Taraba Killings : Police debunk media report on casualties, arrest four suspects

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By Femi Bolaji JALINGO- The TARABA state police command has described as untrue some media reports that said 42 and 73 persons respectively were killed in some communities in Lau local government...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Taraba youths commence campaigns for Gov Ishaku’s re-election

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By Femi Bolaji YOUTHS of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Taraba state have launched a movement aimed at sensitizing citizens of the state with a mandate to ensure the...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

Lalong, Plateau killings and 2019

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By Marie-Therese Nanlong. Jos – By this time in 2014, heated debates were going on in public spaces wherever people gathered here in Plateau. Politicians, those not in politics and even...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

Herdsmen/Farmers crisis:  NEMA presents drugs worth N40m to Adamawa Govt

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As part of efforts to ameliorate the sufferings of displaced persons following persistent Fulani herdsmen/Farmers crisis, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has donated assorted drugs...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

Adamawa condemns recent Fulani herdsmen/farmers’ clash

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BY UMAR YUSUF, YOLA Governor Mohammed Jibrilla of Adamawa state has condemned in strong terms the recently attacks on Bujum-koma, Sabon Layi and Bujum yashi communities in Demsa and Numan as...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

Nyiam to Buhari: Take cue from how Obama killed Osama bin Laden

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Colonel Tony Nyiam, retired army Colonel, a member of the Presidential Advisory Committee, PAC that packaged the national conference but resigned midway following his altercation with the Edo...

Sat Jul 14th, 2018     Read More →

PDP consults with Obasanjo ahead of 2019 polls

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The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) is to meet with former President Olusegun Obasanjo in Abeokuta on Saturday ahead of 2019 polls. The National Chairman of...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

The Fulani question

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By Donu Kogbara Educated Fulanis, many friends of mine included, have displayed a strong reluctance to engage in public discussions about the Fulani herdsmen crisis. Last week, I complained about...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Northern group seeks probe, prosecution of PDP, others for forgeries

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By Chris Ochayi ABUJA—The issues surrounding the coalition of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and 38 other parties to oust President Muhammadu Buhari from office, yesterday, took a different...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Prevent anarchy, end killings, GKS pleads

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By Sam Eyoboka Warri—MINISTERS of God’s Kingdom Society, GKS, have condemned the wanton killings, abductions and destruction of property and people in various parts of the country. In...

Fri Jul 13th, 2018     Read More →

Senate rejects motion on details of 30,000 security officers

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The Senate yesterday rejected a motion to request details of the 30, 000 police officers deployed for the Ekiti governorship election. On Sunday, the police authorities said it had drafted 30, 000...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →

CSO faults FG on number of security men deployed

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THE Centre for Peace and Environmental Justice, CEPEJ, has decried the large number of security personnel deployed to Ekiti State to provide security in the Saturday’s governorship election...

Thu Jul 12th, 2018     Read More →