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Police Kill Suspected IPOB/ESN Member In...

Police Kill Suspected IPOB/ESN Member In Imo, Recover Weapons

Tactical teams of the Imo State Police Command have allegedly shot dead a member of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern Security Network (ESN) in a fierce gun battle in a forest in Onicha, Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Area of the state. In a statement on Saturday, the... read more »

Martin Griffiths
Boko Haram, ISWAP Still ‘Very Dangerous,...

Boko Haram, ISWAP Still ‘Very Dangerous,’ North-East Needs $1bn Aid – UN...

The Head, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Nigeria, Martin Griffiths, has urged the world not to take attention away from the insurgency-ravaged North-East Nigeria, noting that the region needs not less than $1bn in aid this year. According to him, the funds are... read more »

Gunmen Kidnap Bayelsa Commissioner, Otok...

Gunmen Kidnap Bayelsa Commissioner, Otokito Federal

Gunmen have kidnapped the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Trade and Commence, Mr Otokito Federal Oparminola. According to investigations, Otokito was kidnapped by heavily armed men from his residence at Otuokpoti, Ogbia Local Government Area. See Also: Lagos Barber Stabs Neighbour To Death For... read more »

President Buhari
How I Escaped Being Bombed By Terrorists...

How I Escaped Being Bombed By Terrorists In Kaduna – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has narrated how he escaped being bombed near the Kawo bridge in Kaduna State while travelling to Katsina State in July 2014. Buhari disclosed this while commissioning the newly constructed Kawo bridge executed by the Kaduna State government on Thursday. Read Also: I... read more »

Biafra
Sit-at-home: Amechi Threatens To Quit Ne...

Sit-at-home: Amechi Threatens To Quit Negotiation For Kanu’s Release

First Republic Minister of Aviation, Chief Mbazulike Amechi, has lamented that the actions of some leaders of the Indigenous People of Biafra are endangering the ongoing discussion and negotiation for the release of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu. This came... read more »

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Ebonyi Government Threatens To Punish Residents Who Will Obey Sit-At-Home Order

Ebonyi State government has warned residents of the state against obeying the sit-at-home order issued by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), ahead of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu’s... read more »

Nigeria Police

How Police Sergeant’s ‘Accidental Discharge’ Killed Colleague While On Patrol

Tragedy struck at the Cross River Police Command, when the riffle of a policeman, Sergeant Ubi Arikpo, accidentally went off and killed his colleague, Sergeant Francis Agube. A police... read more »

Bimpe Akintunde

Nollywood Actress Laments Nigeria’s Insecurity After Attack By Bandits On Lagos-Ibad...

A Nollywood actress, Bimpe Akintunde, has lamented the rate of insecurity in the country after she escaped an attack by suspected bandits at Onigari along the Lagos-Ibadan... read more »

President Buhari

I Hope God Listens To Our Prayers On Insecurity –Buhari

The President, Muhammadu Buhari, has expressed hope that God will listen to Nigeria’s prayers on insecurity, insisting that his administration has done its best on security and will... read more »

Nigeria Armed Forces’ Subordination To Civil Rule Not In Doubt &#...

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Lucky Irabor, has said the Nigerian military’s subordination to civil rule since 1999 is not in doubt as he pledged the loyalty of the military leadership... read more »