Gunmen kill police corporal, injure another in Ebonyi

By JEFF AMECHI AGBODO, AbakalikiA police Corporal was shot dead while a constable sustained injuries yesterday, when gunmen attacked them along New Market Road in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State.The policemen, were said to be on patrol when some hoodlums operating in a Toy­ota Camry car opened fire on them killing the corporal and injuring the constable…

Boko Haram Wipes Out Three Villages, Kills Over 300 People

This madness is getting out of hand. No fewer than 300 villagers have been killed in three communities around the troubled Gwoza local government area of Borno State on Monday as gunmen said to be Boko Haram agents but fully kitted in military uniform attacked them, eyewitnesses and security operatives said.Few villagers in Danjara, Agapalwa…

Biafra Republic not in the hands of Nigerians, but Igbo leaders in Confab; Igbo govs, senators & ultimately President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, blame them!

The national conference has processed an extension. So far, many things have been deliberated during the ‘great conference,’ including state derivations, and of course the nature of Nigeria. Different participants selected by the Nigerian president who are meant to represent their constituencies have declared their positions on the various national issues. Of interest in this…

EXPOSED: Secret Bribe To Cover The Missing $20bn Oil Money

A credible source at the Nigerian Senate has revealed that members of the Senate Committee on Finance led by Senator Ahmed Makarfi have been offered unspecified amounts of bribe by agents of Nigeria’s Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, and officials of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), to endorse the committee’s interim report on billions…

CARK NEWS: BZF attempts to seize Enugu Radio, kills police sergeant.

*Police Inspector wounded, one BZM member killed Members of the Pro-Biafra group, Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF led by Barrister Benjamin Onwuka who attacked the Government House, Enugu on March 8, in the early hours of today (Thursday) launched another attack on the Enugu State Broadcasting Service, ESBS in a failed attempt to make a broadcast…

Cameroonian army kills 60 Boko Haram terrorists members, 100 killed in Borno communal clash

MORE than 100 persons were killed, yesterday, in a communal clash involving three border communities in Gwoza Local Government Council of Borno State. Members of Attagara, Aghapalwa and Gwoshe border communities were said to have taken up arms against one another. It, however, turned out to be a religious war between Christians and Muslims.It will be recalled that no fewer than nine Christian worshippers were said to have been killed last Sunday, by Islamic militants during a Sunday service in Attagara village, leaving many others critically injured. According to reports, the youths in a spontaneous reprisal attack mobilized themselves and killed 37 of them.

Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, meets with President Jonathan

The leader of the Anglican Church worldwide and Archbishop of Canterbury, Rt. Rev. Justin Welby, met with President Jonathan behind closed doors yesterday.The Bishop, who spoke with newsmen after the meeting, said he came to pray with President Jonathan and condole him over recent incidents, especially the Jos bombings and the killings by Boko Haram.According to him, the world is united in prayers for Nigeria and Nigerians.

FEC okays $242.2m World Bank loans for Lagos

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) yesterday approved two World Bank loans of $242.2 million (over N40 billion) for infrastructural development in Lagos State.Addressing reporters after the FEC meeting presided over by President Goodluck Jonathan, Minister of Information Labaran Maku said the first loan of $200 million from the International Development Association (IDA) was for the Second Lagos State Development Policy Operation.