Bede Eke, a member of the house of representatives from Imo state, has accused security agents of extrajudicial killings in his constituency. Speaking to journalists on Thursday, Eke alleged that the security operatives deployed in Imo following the death of...
The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brig.Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim, says corps members are part of the national defence policy of Nigeria and can be mobilised for war if need be. Ibrahim said this on Channels Television’s ‘Sunrise Daily’...
Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of Kano, has called on the military to take action against the bandits who have converted some forests in the state to their hideout. Ganduje made the call when he met with Farouk Yahaya, chief of army...
The Military High Command on Thursday refuted rumours of a looming mass retirement of senior officers in the military following the appointment of Major General Faruk Yahaya as the new Chief of Army Staff (COAS). Acting Director of Defence Information,...
Efforts by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godswill Akpabio to prevail on a former dreaded militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo aka Tompolo, to withdraw his ultimatum for the inauguration of a board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has hit a...
Twitter has deleted President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet wherein he threatened to treat Nigerians “misbehaving” in “the language they understand”. In the tweet shared on Tuesday, Buhari spoke about the civil war experience and threatened to deal with those “bent on...
A former presidential candidate, Kingsley Moghalu, has urged the Federal Government to dialogue with secessionists and believes addressing the root causes of their agitations will help in dousing tensions in the West African nation. Moghalu made the call on...
A yet-to-be-identified lady has narrated her experience when she was abducted by a human parts selling gang along Iwofe Road in Port Harcourt and taken to a forest at Etche Local Government Area of Rivers State on Sunday. In a...
The Northern Youth Leaders Forum has blamed the pervading insecurity in the country on former President Goodluck Jonathan. The NLYF, a coalition of northern socio-political groups, argued that the country would have been spared the current security challenges if Jonathan...
The police authorities have rearrested an inmate who recently escaped from the prison in Imo State, South-East Nigeria. Some 1,844 prisoners were freed when gunmen attacked the prison headquarters in Owerri on April 5. The police headquarters in the state...