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CALL TO ARMS: Nwabueze backs Danjuma

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By Clifford Ndujihe LAGOS—LEGAL Icon and Elder statesman, Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, has thrown his weight behind call by former Defence Minister, General Theophilus Danjuma, retd, on...

Wed Apr 4th, 2018     Read More →

Nwabueze backs Danjuma, says people have constitutional right to self defence

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By Clifford Ndujihe LEGAL Icon and Elder statesman, Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, has thrown his weight behind calls by former Defence Minister, General Theophilus Danjuma, retd, on Nigerians to...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: NAF deploys Special Forces to Gusau

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Following the recent attack on Bawan Daji community in Anka Local Government Area of Zamfara State where some lives were lost, the Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, directed...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Senator cautions FG against granting amnesty to insurgents

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Sen. Emmanuel Bwacha representing Taraba South on Tuesday said the recent decision of the Federal Government to grant amnesty to Boko Haram insurgents would encourage members of the group to...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Theophilus Yakubu Danjuma’s self-defence is legal

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The National Christian Elders Forum (NCEF) wishes to appreciate and salute the courageous and timely intervention of Gen. T. Y. Danjuma on Saturday 24thMarch, 2018 when, at the Taraba State...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Tiv fault calls for state of emergency in Benue

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By Peter Duru MAKURDI—THE President General of Tiv Youths Organization, TYO, Timothy Hembaor, has condemned the statement credited to the leadership of Miyetti Allah Kautal Hore, calling on...

Tue Apr 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Army extends Exercise Ayem Akpatuma in Taraba by 2 months

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA—THE NigerianArmy has extended its ongoing operation in Taraba State, following the crisis between herdsmen and natives in the state. The Army said the operation,...

Mon Apr 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Customs seizes 174,015 litres of petroleum products valued N27m –Official

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Mr. Joseph Attah, Public Relations Officer, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) says the Service seized 174,015 litres of petroleum products valued at about N27 million in 2017. Attah made this known in...

Mon Apr 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Angry constituents stone Rep in Taraba

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By John Mkom Jalingo—Some angry constituents, weekend, attacked Garba Hamman Julde, a member of the House of Representatives from Taraba State. Julde, who represents Bali/Gassol federal...

Mon Apr 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Danjuma’s ominous outburst

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By Obi Nwakanma If anyone is in doubt that Nigeria is under siege by a foreign military invasion, directed by a shadowy, subversive group possibly at the top of Nigeria’s national security...

Sun Apr 1st, 2018     Read More →

Presidency hits prominent Nigerians, says ‘be cautious of your words’

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Presidency on Saturday appealed to prominent Nigerians to make right choice of words that will not threaten the peace and national security of the country. Shehu In a statement issued in Abuja by...

Sat Mar 31st, 2018     Read More →

On TY Danjuma’s call for self defence

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By Juliet Ebirim &Adetutu Adesoji It could cause more harm than good – Kent Okwe Bisong, Teacher First of all you have to understand why he said that. It’s an emotional statement...

Sat Mar 31st, 2018     Read More →

Our position on Danjuma’s call – Benue tribal leaders

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BY PETER DURU, MAKURDI While some Nigerians have expressed worry and fear citing the implications of General Theophilus Danjuma’s call for Nigerians to defend themselves against killers,...

Sat Mar 31st, 2018     Read More →

Study Danjuma’s advice now – Elders

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As more Plateau rural communities come under attack by gunmen, political elders in the state have advised government to “study” Gen. T. Y. Danjuma (Rtd)’s advice to Nigerians to...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →

Dapchi: Negotiations ongoing for release of Leah Sharibu — Sen Ibrahim

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ABUJA— Senator representing Yobe East, Bukar Ibrahim, said yesterday, that very serious negotiations were currently ongoing to ensure the release of Leah Sharibu, the only student of...

Fri Mar 30th, 2018     Read More →