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…

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ movie edited to remove the truth, now said to premiere in Nigeria

THE film adaptation of a novel by the Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, published in 2006 by Knopf/Anchor, will soon be premiered in Nigeria, Nigerian Tribune has gathered.Sources reaching Nigerian Tribune revealed that the previously restricted ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ movie, which the Nigerian Censors Board stopped it’s Nigerian premiere months ago,‎ has been…