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Insecurity : Army bans use of Okada in Kano, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kebbi, Katsina, Kaduna & Niger states

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By: Kingsley Omonobi Abuja – In furtherance of its efforts at curtailing the murderous activities of armed bandits and kidnappers in Northern states, the Nigerian Army under its Exercise...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria is a failed State – Methodist Synod

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu Nnewi- Following the findings in the 17th Annual Diocesan Synod, 2019 of the Methodist Church Nigeria, presented by Rt Rev. Biereonwu Livinus Onuagha to the members at wesley...

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‘You will throw Nigeria into recession again, if you don’t stop external borrowing’

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By Festus Ahon ASABA-THE Diocese of Ughelli, Anglican Communion, has advised the Federal Government against continued external borrowings in order not to further plunge the economy into another...

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Tonto Dikeh dumps Nollywood, turns Bible preacher

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Nollywood actress Tonto Dikeh may have dumped the movie industry as she took to her Instagram page to preach to her fans about God’s love for his people. Dikeh’s action is coming less...

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MAY 29 ALERT: Army uncovers plot to derail Buhari’s inauguration, scuttle democracy

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By Kingsley Omonobi, Abuja The Nigerian Army said, yesterday, it had uncovered a plot to derail the inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for second term in office by those it referred to...

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16 men including homosexuals, brothel owner, underage girls in custody

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By Ike Uchechukwu No fewer than 59 girls including teenagers have been arrested by the Department of State Security, DSS in Calabar after raiding a hotel, brothel, strip club in a covert...

Sat May 4th, 2019     Read More →

Consider South-East for key political appointments, APYF tells Buhari

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Buhari The All Progressives Youth Forum (APYF), a political pressure group, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to consider the South-East for key political appointments in his second term. The...

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On Banditry: Will someone please tell Mr.President?

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By Tony Eluemunor I will give anything to know who christened (or better still, who deviled) the criminals terrorizing Zamfara state as, not robbers,not just cattle rustlers, though cattle theft...

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How kidnappers stormed Daura, abducted Buhari’s District Head

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…Attack carried out to ridicule the president—Resident …We’ve launched manhunt to rescue victim— Police By Bashir Bello Following the kidnap of Mallam Musa Umar, the...

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Illegal migration and The Nigerian Society

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BY ERNEST OSOGBUE Despite the efforts of various agencies of government to repatriate Nigerians enslaved or stranded in Libya, and the reported curse placed on human traffickers by the Benin...

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Zamfara Killings: Borno will be more peaceful

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…Leader of bandits once vowed …Why peace initiatives failed BY NASIR MUHAMMAD GUSAU The genesis of armed banditry could be traced to 2011, when the peasant farmers and Fulani herders...

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Making a statement

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By Muyiwa Adetiba I got a subtle compliment from an unlikely source last month. It was from a lady in the front office of a bank’s branch I have used for years. Most of the staff there are...

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Insecurity: Celebrities lead solidarity walk for end to banditry, kidnappings in north-west

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Veteran Nollywood actor, Larry Koldsweat, on Friday led other Nigerian celebrities in a solidarity walk to call for an end to banditry and kidnappings in north western part of the country. The...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Bandits relocating to Kaduna, Kano, Niger – Nigerian Army

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…Says fleeing bandits from Zamfara responsible for attacks in Katsina, Sokoto …Re-organises special operation in North By Joseph Erunke The Nigerian Army, Friday, said bandits...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Police to finish Kidnappers, bandits, armed robbers, as force launch ‘Operation Puff Adder’ in C/River

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The Police in Cross River have launched the `Operation Puff Adder’ in the state to tackle emerging security challenges such as kidnapping, armed robbery, banditry among others. Police launch...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →