Boko Haram Attacks Borno Governor’s Convoy
The Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Zulum’s convoy was on Wednesday attacked by Boko Haram members on the  Baga highway, it was learnt on Wednesday. A splinter of the Boko Haram sect, Islamic State of West Africa Province is believed to have strong hold in the area. It was... Read more
13 Members Of One Family Among 14 Killed By Gunmen In Nigeria’s Kogi
The night-time attack on Agbudu village in Koton-Karfe area also left six people seriously injured, said state police commissioner Ede Ayuba in a statement. “I was there and I was part of those who picked up some of the dead bodies we are talking about,” he said. He said... Read more
Ndokwa People Threaten To Shut Down Nigerian Oil Facilities In Delta
The people of Ndokwa of Delta State have given the Federal Government fourteen days to meet with their demands or they would cripple oil and gas operations in the country. Youth wing of Ndokwa Neku Union (NNU) in a well attended press conference at Kwale, Ndokwa West Local Government... Read more
Endless Kaduna killings: Civil Society Groups Call For Resignation of Buhari, El-Rufai
Civil Society Organisations,  under the auspices of  Concerned Nigerians’ Group on Monday called for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, saying both leaders have failed to end to killings in Southern Kaduna. Recall that scores have been killed and buried in mass... Read more
Nigerian Christian Leaders Demand N50 Billion Compensation From Government Over Southern Kaduna killings
By NOAH EBIJE, Kaduna Following recent and previous Killings in Southern Kaduna by suspected Fulani herdsmen, a group under the auspices of Southern Kaduna Christian Leaders’ Association (SKCLA), has demanded N50 billion as compensation from the Federal Government for the destruction of property during the bloody crisis. The body... Read more
Fulani Terrorist Herdsmen kill Music Star, Joel Amadi’s father
By ENIOLA AKINKUOTU, Abuja Musician, Joel Amadi, says herdsmen have shot his father dead in Zikpak Village, Kafanchan located in the southern part of Kaduna State. Amadi, who is signed to record label, Kennis Music, said this on Twitter on Saturday. He tweeted, “It’s just been confirmed that my... Read more
NDDC Sleaze: Staff Were N655m For Training, Foreign Trips During COVID-19 Lockdown
The embattled Interim Management Committee of the Niger Delta Development Commission paid N570m to some staff members to undergo training programmes when Nigeria was on total lockdown following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The disclosure is contained in the report of the Senate ad hoc committee set up... Read more
Islamic State Affiliate Claim Responsibility For Killing Five Aid Workers
(AP) — Militants from an Islamic State affiliate claimed responsibility Thursday for killing five aid workers who were kidnapped last month in northeastern Nigeria. The Islamic State West Africa Province, which broke away from Boko Haram several years ago, warned in June that it would target Nigerians working for... Read more
300 Christians Killed In Southern Kaduna In 200 Days, Says Monitoring Rights Group, Intersociety
…Calls for transfer of CP, Umar Musa Muri and overhauling of Kaduna State Police Command   The Int’l Society for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law (Intersociety) has strongly called on the authorities of the Nigeria Police Force High Command led by IGP Mohammed Adamu Abubakar to urgently rise... Read more
Umahi Sacks Abakaliki Capital Territory Board Over Collapse Of Building Under Construction
…Orders arrest of site engineer As a sequel to the collapse of a three-storey building under construction in the Nkaliki area of Abakaliki, Ebonyi State today (Wednesday), the state governor, Chief Dave Umahi has announced the indefinite suspension of members of the Abakaliki Capital Territory Development Board chaired by... Read more