They Bleed: Nigeria Confirms Death Of Soldiers In Maiduguri Boko Haram Operations

The Nigerian Army Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has confirmed the loss of some soldiers in connection with the Boko Haram attack on Abulum, Maiduguri, at the weekend.In a statement signed by its spokesperson, Major General Chris Olukolade, DHQ said the troops were pursuing the militants who were responsible for the attack in Buni Yadi when they engaged in…

Vulture-like: Jonathan ignored the frequents deaths in Nigeria to justify centenary celebration.

President Goodluck Jonathan on Sunday said the Federal Government decided to celebrate the 100 years of the nation’s amalgamation despite challenges facing it because of the need for the country to thank God for His faithfulness. He said although Nigeria like any other country in the world had its challenges, the nation’s opportunities were more…

‘Visa for extremist and Islamic terror preacher, Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips in order’ says Jonathan, yet he tells you that he is fighting B’Haram terrorism.

The Federal Government on Sunday said it had not done anything wrong in granting visa to an alleged extremist and Islamic terror preacher, Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips.An online medium had reported that Philips who lives in Qatar had been issued a Nigerian visa to visit and preach in the country.The preacher was said to…

U.S. releases damning human rights report about Nigeria

“The most serious human rights abuses during the year were those committed by Boko Haram.”A new report by the United States has described Nigeria as a country where corruption, official impunity, and gross human rights violations occur at will.The report described the human rights violations to include extra-judicial killings, rape, torture, mistreatment of detainees, destruction…

Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State: Advocates of Nigeria’s break-up should be stoned

AS the National Conference gets underway,  Governor Isa Yuguda of Bauchi State has suggested that advocates of Nigeria’s partitioning should be stoned out of the venue of the dialogue.Yuguda, who spoke exclusively to Vanguard after being conferred with the African Achievers Award in Education Attainment in Accra, Ghana, stated that delegates to the conference should…