Mass murderer of Biafrans Gowon and Oritsejafor charge Muslim leaders to Engage Boko Haram.

By SAM EYOBOKA & OLAYINKA LATONAFORMER military Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd.) and the National President, Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, yesterday, charged Muslim religious, political and traditional leaders to take advantage of the current Ramadan season to engage the dreaded Islamist sect, Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Lidda’awati Wal Jihad, also…

Insecurity Defence Intelligence Agency seeks support of foreign military mission

The Defence Intelligence Agency (DIA) has solicited for the support and cooperation of foreign military mission in the country as part of the efforts towards tackling the current security challenges in Nigeria. The Chief of Defence Intelligence (CDI), Rear Admiral Gabriel Edmund Okoi, made the appeal recently in Abuja while addressing foreign Defence Advisers/Attaches (DAs)…

How North tried to frustrate new state creation

A lot of horse-trading reportedly went into the deal that eventually culminated in the decision by the national conference to create additional 18 states from the existing 36, Nigerian Tribune has reliably learnt. Delegates from the North had reportedly opposed the idea of creation of new states, particularly the central objective of proportionate representation in…