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Soyinka, ANA on mission to save Nigeria: A broad review of the struggle

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By Osa Amadi, Arts Editor Finally the Association of Nigerian Authors, ANA, led by Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka has waded into the on-going carnage perpetrated by Fulani herdsmen across...

Mon May 28th, 2018     Read More →

Let’s clear the remaining mess in North East, CAS urges NAF personnel

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Yola – The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar has urged officers and men of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) to redouble their effort in clearing the remnants of insurgents in the...

Sat May 26th, 2018     Read More →

Killings: Don’t appropriate more funds for service chiefs, CSOs tell NASS

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PEEVED by the continuous killings of Nigerians by armed bandits across the country, some Civil Society Organizations in the country have called on the National Assembly not to accede to the...

Sat May 26th, 2018     Read More →

How APC divided in the states

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Despite the controversies that characterised the recent congresses of the All Progressives Congress, APC across the country, expectations that the hierarchy of the party would address the issue...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

6 die in Taraba herders/farmers clash

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By John Mkom Jalingo—The Chairman of Yorro Local Government Area, Taraba State, Joseph Sonweri, yesterday, confirmed killing of six persons in a clash between herders and farmers in the...

Fri May 25th, 2018     Read More →

Just in: Six killed in fresh herders/ farmers clash in Taraba

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The Chairman of Yorro Local Government council in Taraba state, Hon. Joseph Sonweri, has, Thursday, confirmed killing of six people in a fresh clash between herders and farmers in the local...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

The probe on Army “partiality”

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ON Friday 18th 2018, the Nigerian Army made public the findings of the panel it set up to investigate allegations of partiality levelled against it by a former Chief of Army Staff, retired Lt-Gen...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria heading for collapse except…—NIGN

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National Intervention Group of Nigeria, NIGN, has warned that Nigeria may be heading to imminent division and eventual collapse if urgent steps are not taken to arrest the killings and wanton...

Thu May 24th, 2018     Read More →

T.Y Danjuma’s allegation: Nigerian army can’t be Judge in its own case – Group

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Pro-democracy and good governance group, Concerned Nigerians, has rejected the report by the Nigerian army which exonerated itself from the allegation raised by the former Chief of Army Staff and...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Gen. Danjuma’s allegation : Army’s report whishy-washy; self-serving, says Rights group

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Civil Rights body, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has faulted the report granting clean bill of health to the Army by a military panel which purportedly investigated the...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Catholic prayer, protest holds today

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By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—BARRING any unforseen circumstances, the Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri will, in full compliance with the directives of the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria,...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Consumers pay more for diesel, kerosene as oil price continues to rise in global market

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By Prince Okafor Globally, the International Oil Companies, IOCs and their indigenous counterparts are smiling to the banks as crude oil price hits the roof at $80 per barrel. The government of...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Wake up, Nigeria is dying: A reply to my Fulani friends (1)

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By Obadiah Mailafia ON Friday 11 May, I wrote an article titled, “Genocide, Hegemony and Power in Nigeria”, featuring on the back page of the financial newspaper BusinessDay. In the...

Tue May 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Troops kill 35 herdsmen in Benue

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…1 soldier missing, another killed, 2 wounded By Joseph Erunke ABUJA-THE Defence Headquarters has said a total of 35 herdsmen terrorising Benue State, we’re killed at the weekend. This...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →

Troops arrest 8 killer bandits in Taraba

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The Nigerian Army said on Monday that Troops of Sector 3 deployed under the auspices of Operation Whirl Stroke to tackle incidents of killer herdsmen and bandits attacks, have arrested 8 bandits...

Mon May 21st, 2018     Read More →