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FLIP-FLOP: Chief of Defense Staff denies saying Boko Haram insurgency will end in April

Nigeria’s Chief of Defense Staff (CDS), Air Marshal Alex Sabundu Badeh, has clarified his controversial statement on the fight against the Boko Haram insurgency.Badeh had on January 20, stated that the security situation in the northeast would be brought to a halt before April 2014.The statement, which was widely reported generated massive reactions from citizens,…

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Soldiers, Policemen At War In Aba

Hell was let loose on Monday evening in Aba, Abia state as more than fiftysoldiers invaded the Aba Area Command of the Police threatening to burndown the station if they did not produce a policeman who allegedly slappedtheir colleague.  Trouble started when a policeman in company of his pregnant wife who isalso a police officer, rammed…

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APC decries Asari-Dokubo’s call to war

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described as reckless, irresponsible and condemnable the threat by Mujahedeen Asari-Dokubo that there will be war, if President Goodluck Jonathan is defeated in 2015. In a statement yesterday in Abuja by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party said despite the attacks by oil militants in the…