Buhari in Kaduna: Terrorists would never take over your land

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday reassured residents of Kaduna of the resolve of the Nigerian Armed Forces, under his watch, to crush terrorists and criminal gangs operating in the State and other parts of the country.   Speaking at a State Banquet to commemorate his official visit to the state, the President...... read more


Anti-grazing: Ortom goes tougher *Raises fine for stray cows from N2,000 to N50,000

Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, has upped the ante in his bid to further curtail and eliminate the evils of herdsmen, which he holds responsible for making a killing field in recent years. He did by announcing the raising of the fine for impounded animals from N2,000 to N50,000, with...... read more


How teacher murdered own five-year-old student, who recognised him after abduction

Abdulmalik Tanko, a teacher at a private school, is currently singing before operatives of the Kano State Police Command, how he killed his own student after kidnapping her for ransom.   This was after his arrest by the police who tracked him down after he was said to have been kidnapped the...... read more


HURIWA to PSC: You have three days to unmask policemen in Uche Nwosu saga

Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has stepped into the case of the arrest of Uche Nwosu former Deputy Chief of Staff to Rochas Okorocha, Uche Nwosu, former Governor of Imo State. Nwosu, was forcefully bundled into the operational vehicle of men who were first thought to be kidnappers, but...... read more


Rampaging soldiers raze down houses in Abia community *Residents flee for safety

Owaza community, are currently counting their losses after an unholy visit by Soldiers attached to the 144 Battalion, Asa, Ukwa West council, Abia State, which saw the wanton destruction of properties including setting fire on some homes. The soldiers were said to have stormed the community, rampaging everywhere and setting fire to houses, shops and...... read more


How village head, boy, 16 were murdered in Adamawa by gunmen

A village head and a 16-year-old boy have been added to the swelling list of victims to the wave of carnage currently going on in many states of Nigeria’s North, leaving family and relations in tears. They were involved in a recent string of abductions in the Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa...... read more


BREAKING: Kanu appears in court still wearing Fendi *Pleads 'not guilty' to treason

  Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu returned to the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday still wearing the same clothes Justice Binta Nyako, warned on Tuesday, she did not want to see him in again. But the Department of State Services (DSS), in whose cell the IPOB leader...... read more


BREAKING: Pay Nnamdi Kanu N1billion, court orders FG *Says Buhari should apologise

The Federal Government would have to cough out a whopping N1billion in lieu of damages to Mazi Nnamdi Kanu for the 2017 invasion of his house by solders, Justice Benson Anya of Abia High Court, ordered on Wednesday. The order is a new twist to the case of Kanu, who is...... read more


Seven months in same attire: I don't want to see Kanu in this cloth again, judge orders DSS

“I don’t want to see him in this cloth again. This one is almost off-white. Also make sure that you allow him to exercise.” These were the words of Justice Binta Murtala Nyako, on Tuesday at the Federal High Court in Abuja, with which she reiterated her earlier orders that leader...... read more


Sit-at-home: Release Kanu and save us from this agony, Imo residents beg Buhari

Public institutions, including schools, banks and markets shut down in Imo State on Tuesday as the state, reportedly posted 80 per cent compliance with the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) sit-at-home order. Many streets and roads in the capital city were deserted as residents observed mandate, meant to show solidarity to Nnamdi...... read more


Sit-at-home: Drama as 'enforcers' chase away worshippers from Catholic church

It was not a good experience for early morning worshipers at the St Theresa of Calcutta Catholic Church, Awada Onitsha, as they were handed down a raw deal by enforcers of the sit-at-home policy on Tuesday. Reports say, some middle-aged men who claimed to be enforcers of the mandate stormed the church and...... read more


Again, security operatives clash with Kalu's supporters in court

The trial of the leader of the Indigenous people of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, resumed on Tuesday with a heavy security cordon still thrown around the court premises. The Federal Government had on Monday filed fresh terrorism charges against the detained leader of the proscribed IPOB leader before the Federal High Court. The...... read more


BREAKING: Enugu on lockdown, as residents obey IPOB sit-at-home order

Enugu metropolis and other parts of the state witnessed total lockdown on Tuesday as residents observed another sit-at-home order by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) in sympathy with its leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, who was arraigned in court in Abuja. The residents were on Monday also compelled to observe the...... read more


Buhari to military: Blast those terrorists out of the way, they don't deserve to live

President Muhammadu Buhari has read the riot act to the Nigerian military, ordering the personnel to wipe out any terrorist or bandit found anywhere in Nigeria by shooting and killing them without mercy. Coming against the renewed upsurge in their activities, one of the latest being the killing of 200 residents...... read more


Your days are numbered, IPOB warns fifth columnists *Orders sit-at-home for Kalu

All markets and shops in the South East are to remain closed on Tuesday, January 18, while residents must remain in their homes, to show solidarity to the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, the group has announced. In a statement, signed by Emma Powerful, on Saturday, the group said out...... read more


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