Akpabio, Amaechi, Sylva Are Bad Representatives Of The Niger Delta region” – MOSIEND Alleges
A pan Niger Delta group, known as the Movement for the Survival of Izon Ethnic Nationality in Niger Delta (MOSIEND), has asked the people of the Niger Delta region to hold Federal Government appointees from the region responsible for what they call the sprightly deteriorating development situation in the... Read more
Why I supported Boko Haram, al Qaeda, Taliban — Pantami, Nigerian Cabinet Minister
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has offered explanations for his support for the Boko Haram group. Pantami said this on Saturday at the An-Nur Mosque while responding to the criticism that had followed his past support for Boko Haram and a recent... Read more
Pantami Is My Friend, But He Can’t Be Defended
 By Farooq A. Kperogi Twitter: @farooqkperogi This is a difficult column to write because although scores of people have importuned me to intervene in the controversy regarding Communication and Digital Economy Minister Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami’s utterances before he came into government, my wife, who knows Pantami is my friend,... Read more
USCIRF Alarmed By Deteriorating Religious Freedom Conditions And Security In Nigeria
Washington, DC – The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) today expressed its alarm and outrage regarding deteriorating religious freedom conditions in Nigeria in the context of increased violence. On this seventh anniversary of Boko Haram’s abduction of 276 schoolgirls from Chibok, the security situation remains dire.... Read more
Obasanjo To Meet ACF, Ohanaeze, Afenifere Over Insecurity
Former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has concluded plans to meet with top members of the nation’s socio-cultural groups from the North, South East and South West over insecurity. A source told Daily Sun at the weekend that 20 members each would be drawn from the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF), Ohanaeze Ndigbo... Read more
Ogbeani Community Protests Against Oil Coy In Delta 
THE Ogbeani Community in Ndokwa West Local Government Area of Delta State on Monday, protested against Sterling Oil Exploration and Energy Production Company SEEPCO/Ashtavinayak Hydrocarbon Limited for their alleged failure to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the community. Members of the community,   including the old and young,... Read more
Oil Spill: Agbura-Otuokpoti Resident In Bayelsa, SPDC Sing Discordant Tunes
The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has confirmed an oil leak incident from its facility at Agbura-Otuokpoti axis in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa as impacted communities lament the negative impact of the oil discharged by the spill.   Whereas SPDC claims to have responded swiftly, residents say... Read more
Umahi Describes Fulani Herdsmen Killings In Ebonyi As Senseless, Says Perpetrators Will Be Brought To Book
The Ebonyi State Governor, Chief David Nweze Umahi has condemned Monday’s massacre of multiple number of people of Egedegede in the Ishielu Local Government Area of the State by suspected Fulani herdsmen describing the killings as “senseless”. The Governor made the condemnation when he visited the affected communities to... Read more
Herdsmen Kill Priest, Many Others In Attack On Ebonyi Communities
 . Many wounded overwhelm hospitals Several persons have been confirmed killed during a surprise Monday night attack by  suspected Fulani herdsmen on three communities in the Ishielu local government area of Ebonyi state. Also killed during the attack was a priest of the Methodist church, whose name is yet... Read more
We’re not part of Oduduwa Republic — Northern Yoruba community
Yoruba ethnic community in the 19 northern states, yesterday, said it has nothing to do with the call for the creation of Oduduwa Republic out of the present Federal Republic of Nigeria. President of the Yoruba Welfare Group Worldwide, Abdlhakeem Adegoke, told newsmen in Kaduna during a peaceful protest, that,... Read more