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Benue killings: Resign now, Civil Society group tells IGP

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A civil society group, the Benue Arise Network, BAN, has advised the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibrahim Idris to honorably resign his position for his alleged complicity in the Benue...

Sun Feb 11th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Nigeria would be doomed if Buhari gets a second term – Fayose

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Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has said Nigeria would be doomed if President Mohammed Buhari is given a second term in office, alleging that Buhari himself is being governed by a cabal in...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: How we will stop Buhari, APC – Opposition parties

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WORRIED by what they described as the total failure of the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government to offer good governance, a host of opposition political parties have declared...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s Benue blues

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It is now understandable why some senior officials of the Muhammadu Buhari administration were agitated when they got news of plans by the Benue State government to give the 73 victims of the...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Gbadamosi,Awosanya, others call for peace, end to violation of human rights

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A former Lagos State governorship aspirant in 2015, Mr. Babatunde Olalere Gbadamosi (BOG), a Universal Institutional Reform Advocate, Mr. Segun Awosanya; the Vice Chairman, Join Action Front...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Obasanjo can’t stop Buhari — Waku

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In this interview, Senator JKN Waku speaks on former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s letter to President Muhammadu Buhari asking him not to re-contest. He also speaks on the recent killings in...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Act now, Nigeria under siege, Catholic bishops tell Buhari

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•Silence of FG on herdsmen’s attacks shocking •Disregard of federal character, reason for secession agitation ABUJA—CATHOLIC Bishops of Nigeria, yesterday, in Abuja told...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

10.2m people in need of humanitarian assistance in Nigeria — UN

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…1,549 women die annually from pregnancy complications—UNICEF By Suzan Edeh, with agency reports The United Nations has said a total of 10.2 million people were in need of humanitarian...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Killer herdsmen and counter narratives

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It was Thomas Hobbes, the 17th century English philosopher, who in his seminal work, Leviathan, put a magnifying lens on what he termed “the natural condition of mankind.” Herdsmen on...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

What Catholic Bishops told Buhari

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We, the representatives of the Catholic Bishops of Nigeria, bring you our cordial greetings and blessings. We desired this meeting, in order to continue the dialogue we initiated with you even...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Of drowning men and national security

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Jimoh Moshood, the current Police Public Relations officer in Abuja is probably the most unprofessional occupier of that office since 1999. His lack of professionalism and ready capacity to...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Dan-Ali’s counter-narrative – Adesina

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Nobody can deny that Nigeria has serious problem on her hands, as constituted by crises between herdsmen and farmers in different parts of the country. Lives are being taken wantonly, sorrow,...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Cattle Colony: No plan to colonise any part of Nigeria – Buhari

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday said the policy on cattle colony proposed by Federal Government in response to the frequent clashes between herdsmen and farmers was not meant to colonize...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria under siege, Catholic Bishops tell Buhari

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By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – CATHOLIC Bishops of Nigeria Thursday in Abuja told President Muhammadu Buhari that the country appeared to be under siege which required proactive measure, as...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari backs state, community Police

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday threw his weight behind state and community policing in the country if the present security challenge across the country must be...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →