Nigeria-Cameroon trans-border military operations conference begins

Chiefs of Defence Staff of Nigeria and Cameroon, yesterday commenced the Cameroon-Nigeria trans-border Military Operations Coordinating Conference, with the aim of evolving a joint military offensive strategy to tackle Boko Haram insurgency. According to Nigeria’s Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh, the conference was “part of the ongoing efforts at engaging relevant…

2015: We did not endorse Jonathan for second term – Fulani chiefs

By Ameh Comrade Godwin Fulani Fulani chiefs under the aegis of Fulbe Lamibe Association of Nigeria, FLAN, have denied endorsing President Goodluck Jonathan for second term.The group was reacting to a recent endorsement of President Jonathan by some “self-appointed Fulani leaders” for the 2015 presidential election.FLAN, in a statement by its secretary, Hussaini Salisu Kachia,…

SERAP drags CBN instead of terrorist Sanusi Lamido to court over the Boko Haram Sponsor

By Abdulwahab Abdulah The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has been dragged before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos over its alleged failure to expose those involved in alleged money laundering to fund the dread Boko Haram terrorist group.In an originating summon filed by  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP)  with suit number FHC/L/CS/1547/2014,…