Friday, July 28, 2017

Boko Haram leader, Shekau is dead, Army insists

Major General Lucky Irabor has dismissed doubts over claims that Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau is dead. He insisted that the individual originally identified as...

Buhari optimistic of “change” despite recession

President, Muhammadu Buhari ‎says his administration is not oblivious of the difficult times Nigerians are presently going through. He however assures that in line with...

Face reality, there is too much hunger in the land, Fayose,...

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to listen to the cries of Nigerians and stop seeing those with opinions...

Borno uncovers 10,000 ghost workers

Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno said the state government had uncovered more than10,000 ghost workers out of the 25,000 civil servants in the state's...

Nigeria, UK sign agreement on stolen assets

The government of the United Kingdom has reaffirmed its commitment to recovering and returning stolen assets to Nigeria. It says returning the funds to Nigeria...

Niger Delta Avengers’ accuses Buhari of genocide plans in open letter

The Niger Delta Avengers, a militant in Nigeria’s south-south region says it expects a genuine and positive attitude to restructuring and self-determination for every...

Military kills 5 militants in Rivers

The Nigerian Army says it is making progress in the Niger Delta as it reveals that the Joint Task Force has killed five militants...

Shekau wounded in military onslaught against Boko Haram—-Buhari

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said Sunday that Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau is “wounded”, in his first comments on military claims that the jihadi...

I’m ready to swap Boko Haram prisoners for Chibok girls—Buhari

Nigeria’s President has again renewed his commitment to the rescue of the Chibok girls, saying government will not give up in the search. Commenting on...

Senate to investigate food diversions in IDP camps — Saraki

The Senate will investigate the severe hunger crisis in Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps in the North-East, President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki,...