Issues Behind Nigeria’s Security Crisis, Threat To Unity
Ohaneze Observer Team And Legal Representatives Speak On The Failure Of Prosecutors To Bring Kanu To Court
Next President Of Nigeria Should Emerge From The South’ — Southern Governors Forum
Next President Of Nigeria Should Emerge From The South’ — Southern Governors Forum Governors of Southern States of Nigeria, under the aegis of Southern Governors Forum (SGF) have demanded that the next president of Nigeria should emerge from the South. The demand is part of the 6 point communique of the... Read more
Insecurity: ACF To Meet With Ohaneze, Afenifere, South-South Leaders
The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) is set to meet with Ohanaeze, Afenifere, and South-South as part of efforts to sanitise the fragile peace bedevilling the country. This was even as it commended the South-East leaders for disowning the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and Eastern Security Network. While assuring... Read more
Lawless Soldiers Invade Police Post To Free Detained Colleague
Gunshots rented the Obelawo area along Ikirun road in Osogbo, the capital of Osun State on Tuesday night when three soldiers invaded a police post in the area to free their colleague detained by policemen. It was gathered that the gunshots led to palpable tension in the area as... Read more
Kidnap Suspects Accuse Police Of Demanding N35m Bribe
Three kidnap suspects in police custody in Nasarawa State have accused the command of demanding N35 million to secure their freedom. The Commissioner of Police, Bola Longe has dismissed the accusation as a blatant lie, saying the command has zero tolerance for crime and will not be intimidated by... Read more
Rampaging Bandits kill 12, Block Road For Hours In Sokoto
Suspected bandits have killed 12 people at Maikujera in Rabah local government area of Sokoto state. Confirming the attack, the spokesman of the Sokoto Police Command, ASP Sanusi Abubakar, said the incident happened around 4:30pm on Thursday. According to him, 12 people were killed by the assailants. He, however,... Read more
Fulani Herdsmen Reportedly Kill 7 Hunters In Kwara
Fulani herdsmen on Tuesday evening in Faje community in Asa local government area of Kwara state reportedly ambushed and killed four local hunters. Similarly in Ballah community in the same local government on Wednesday morning, Fulani herdsmen also reportedly killed three hunters by firing several gunshots at them while... Read more
I’m Ready To Die In The Hands Of Kidnappers — El-Rufai’s Wife
The wife of Kaduna State Governor, Hajia Asia El-Rufai has said that she’s ready to die in the hands of Kidnappers if it will bring peace to the country. This was even as she added that nobody should pay a dime on her behalf if she’s kidnapped. The wife... Read more
Tension In Kwara As Angry Youths Move To Evict Fulani Residents
There was panic in Odo Owa and Erinmope towns in Kwara State as some youths stormed various Fulani settlements and issued a 24-hour eviction notice to them. Muhammad Saliu, a resident of Erimope, said some Fulani youths were attacked on Tuesday evening. “It took the glory of God before they were... Read more