Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu

Nigerian troups, Civilian JTF rescue 148 persons from Boko Haram captive

Troops of 21 Brigade supported by members of the Civilian Joint Task Force deployed in Operation Lafiya Dole to conduct Counter terrorism and Counter insurgency operations in the North East have rescued 148 civilians held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Modu Kinetic, a remote village in Bama Local Government Area of Borno state. This […]

Many killed as 2 suicide bombers detonate bomb in Adamawa mosque

Dozens of people were killed on Tuesday when two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi, northeast Nigeria, residents said.

Many killed as 2 suicide bombers detonate bomb in Adamawa mosque

Dozens of people were killed on Tuesday when two suicide bombers detonated their explosives at a mosque and a market in Mubi, northeast Nigeria, residents said. “We have evacuated dozens of dead and injured people to the hospital and the rescue operation is still ongoing,” local volunteer Habu Saleh told AFP. A medical source at […]

Dapchi Rescue and the Nemesis of Propaganda

Let me congratulate parents of abducted Dapchi secondary school girls recently returned after weeks of adoption. I must congratulate security operatives for their consistent absence when the girls were taken and returned Let me also congratulate the federal

Dapchi Rescue and the Nemesis of Propaganda

By Israel A. Ebije Let me congratulate parents of abducted Dapchi secondary school girls recently returned after weeks of adoption. I must congratulate security operatives for their consistent absence when the girls were taken and returned Let me also congratulate the federal government for successful hostage negotiation, where millions in alien currencies were allegedly paid and ‘just’ a few […]

SERAP Writes Buhari, Warns Against Granting Amnesty To Boko Haram

A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to “drop the proposed policy to grant amnesty to members of the Boko Haram terrorist group in the interests of justice, as any amnesty programme for the group would be counter-productive, and constitute impunity for their members, which can only continue to undermine peace and stability in the country.”

SERAP Writes Buhari, Warns Against Granting Amnesty To Boko Haram

A civil society group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to President Muhammadu Buhari urging him to “drop the proposed policy to grant amnesty to members of the Boko Haram terrorist group in the interests of justice, as any amnesty programme for the group would be counter-productive, and constitute impunity […]

‘Declare herdsmen attacks as terrorist acts,’ SERAP urges UN Security Council

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the UN Security Council and its members urging them to: “Urgently hold a special session on Nigeria and to visit the country to press the authorities to end continuing killings

‘Declare herdsmen attacks as terrorist acts,’ SERAP urges UN Security Council

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the UN Security Council and its members urging them to: “Urgently hold a special session on Nigeria and to visit the country to press the authorities to end continuing killings and destruction of property by suspected herdsmen across Nigeria, particularly in the North-Central […]

Fulani Herdsmen sack villages in Oke-Ogun area, kills 13 people

Ajumobi to stop the ongoing mindless killing of farmers and innocent people in the Oke-Ogun area of Oyo-State, just as he disclosed that no fewer than 13 innocent Nigerians including farmers, security personnel, traders, and hunters have been killed by the herdsmen in the area in the last few weeks.

Fulani Herdsmen sack villages in Oke-Ogun area, kills 13 people

…Stop the mindless killing in Oyo, Activist tells Buhari, Ajumobi A renown human rights activist and Executive Chairman, Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice(CHRSJ), Comrade Adeniyi, Alimi Sulaiman have called on President Muhammadu Buhari and Oyo State governor, Mr. Abiola Ajumobi to stop the ongoing mindless killing of farmers and innocent people in the Oke-Ogun area of […]

Obasanjo attributes Boko Haram terrorism to educational gap in the North and South

A former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo said yesterday in Maiduguri that the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist is a scourge that incubated over time.

Obasanjo attributes Boko Haram terrorism to educational gap in the North and South

A former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo said yesterday in Maiduguri that the dreaded Boko Haram terrorist is a scourge that incubated over time. Obasanjo said this while delivering his closing remarks at the end of a two-day peer review meeting of the Nigeria Zero Hunger Strategic Forum which he is the Chairman. The former […]

Buhari, His Two-Headed Dragon And His ‘War’ Against Terror (Part 2) – Fani-Kayode

This is the same Boko Haram that they told us had been "technically defeated" two years ago and whose leader, Abubakar Shekau, they claimed to have killed a number of times over the last three years but who keeps popping up all over the place like a bad coin.

Buhari, His Two-Headed Dragon And His ‘War’ Against Terror (Part 2) – Fani-Kayode

MUHAMMADU BUHARI, HIS TWO-HEADED DRAGON AND HIS ‘WAR’ AGAINST TERROR (PART 2) This is the same Boko Haram that they told us had been “technically defeated” two years ago and whose leader, Abubakar Shekau, they claimed to have killed a number of times over the last three years but who keeps popping up all over […]

Remove discharged 475 Boko Haram suspects from military facilities, Rights Commission tells FG

Remove discharged 475 Boko Haram suspects from military facilities, Rights Commission tells FG

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Federal Government to remove the 475 Boko Haram suspects recently discharged by the Federal High Court in Wawa Cantonment, Niger from military facilities. Mr Tony Ojukwu, the Acting Executive Secretary of the Commission, said in a statement issued by the commission’s Head of Media, Fatimah Mohammad, that […]

Buhari, His Two-Headed Dragon And His ‘War’ Against Terror (Part 1) – by Fani-Kayode

These deeply profound and insightful words of Plato, Ancient Greece's greatest and most revered philosopher, who was a student of the great Socrates and a teacher of the great Aristotle, are as true today as they were in 400 BC when he wrote them.

Buhari, His Two-Headed Dragon And His ‘War’ Against Terror (Part 1) – by Fani-Kayode

“No-one is more hated than he who speaks truth”- Plato. These deeply profound and insightful words of Plato, Ancient Greece’s greatest and most revered philosopher, who was a student of the great Socrates and a teacher of the great Aristotle, are as true today as they were in 400 BC when he wrote them. You […]

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