112 died, 97 injured in Rann IDP bombing – Military

112 died, 97 injured in Rann IDP bombing – Military

The Nigerian military at last broke its silence on the number of casualties in the January 17 Rann misfire, claiming that 112 persons died in the incident with 97 others injured. The military, at a press briefing by the head of the counter-insurgency operations in the North-East, Maj. Gen. Lucky Irabor, equally revealed that 26 […]

Terrorism: Nigerians in diaspora pleadge to support the military

Terrorism: Nigerians in diaspora pleadge to support the military

The concerned group of the Nigerians in Diaspora on security in the United Kingdom has pledged to work with the Nigerian military through intelligence gathering and development of software needed in its operations in the North East. The group, led by the Chairperson House of Representative Committee on Diaspora matters, Honourable Barrister Rita Orji made […]

Fani-Kayode speaks fire on Buhari, says this is a government of sadists

Fani-Kayode speaks fire on Buhari, says this is a government of sadists

By Ehi Ekhator, United Kingdom An ardent critic and a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode who recently changed his name to Olufemi Olu-Kayode has taken a sweep on Buhari led-government on its action against the Shi’tes in Kaduna on Monday. Fani-Kayode in a series of tweets condemned the act and the international media for […]

Sambisa Forest: Rescued girls not Chibok Girls – Nigerian military

Sambisa Forest: Rescued girls not Chibok Girls – Nigerian military

Girls rescued from Boko Haram terror camps in Sambisa Forest on Tuesday are “not the Chibok girls,” Nigerian Army spokesman Sani Usman said. However, one official did not rule out that captives from other Boko Haram camps that were raided might include some of the 200 girls abducted in April 2014 from a school in […]

Nigerians attack Amnesty International over military video accusation

By Ehi Ekhator, Naija Center News Watch the video here Nigerians have frowned at the video which was said to have been released by Amnesty International accusing the military of killing innocent civilians by slitting their throat in the war zone in North East of Nigeria. Amnesty in their report said a video footage received […]

U.S. mocks Nigerian military, doubts capacity to #BringBackOurGirls

While the United States explores more ways to help rescue the missing girls, it is faced with growing concerns about the Nigerian authorities. Senior United States military and civilian officials have questioned the capacity of the Nigerian military-even with foreign assistance- to rescue more than 250 schoolgirls abducted over a month ago in Chibok, Borno […]

Britain to aid Nigerian military in fight against Boko Haram

Britain to aid Nigerian military in fight against Boko Haram

The United Kingdom (UK) wants to increase its aid to the Nigerian military in its fight against the Islamist sect, Boko Haram, and other terrorists in the West African sub-region, particularly Mali. The new British High Commissioner in Abuja, Dr Andrew Pocock, told reporters in Abuja yesterday that London has great interest in Nigeria in […]