54 killed in Bauchi, Kaduna attacks

by Agency ReporterScene of the bomb blast at De Peoples Hotel, Bayan Gari in Bauchi State… on Friday night.A total of 54 persons were killed in Bauchi and Kaduna states in separate attacks on Friday and Saturday.Eleven people were killed and 14 injured when gunmen attacked a hotel in Bauchi, Bauchi State on Friday night.The…

The National Conference Hidden Agenda Exposed

102-Page Fake TERMS OF AGREEMENT RECOMMENDS: 50% Derivation for Oil Producing StatesCreation of Additional 13 StatesRotational Presidency and GovernorshipNo Federal Allocation to Local Government CouncilsAuthors Entice Delegates with Huge Bribe-Money and New StatesThe National Conference, headed by a retired Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Idris Kutigi has until July 17, 2014 to complete its assignment…

Senate Leader Ndoma Egba- Why we can’t have a new Constitution, no guarantee National Conference report will get to the National Assembly

In 2002, the International Court of Justice sitting in Hagues, Netherland delivered judgement over the dispute on the ownership of the oil-rich Bakassi Peninsular between Nigeria and Cameroon in favour of the latter. In 2008, Nigeria started the process of pulling out which was completed in 2012 with a Green Tree Agreement which among other things talked about boundary adjustment in relation to the principles of the judgment.Last week, the United Nation’s team was in Danari, a Nigeria border community in Boke local government area of Cross River state to effect the boundary adjustment and information has it that, with  the way the team is going, eight local government areas in Nigeria will likely go to Cameroon if Beacon 113 is

Bomb explosion kills 11, injures 28 in Bauchi State

Eleven persons have been killed while 28 others sustained various degrees of injuries Friday evening at Peoples Hotel, Bayan Gari, Bauchi, when a bomb detonated, just as one of the suspects was arrested.Briefing newsmen in his office, Commissioner of Police, Bauchi State Command, Lawal Shehu, said the explosive device used was not a highly sophisticated one.Shehu said: “At about 9:30pm Friday, there was an explosion at Bayan Gari area of Bauchi. Eleven persons were confirmed dead while 28others sustained various degrees of injuries.

Vigilante groups buy arms to fight Boko Haram terrorists

There are strong indications that more Nigerians in the North are resorting to self help by taking up arms against the terrorist group, Boko Haram. Members of vigilante groups in the region are said to be procuring small arms.The groups are different from the Volunteer Vigilance Youths’ Group, popularly known as the ‘Civilian JTF,’ which is modelled after the multi-service Joint Task Force formed to tackle the insurgency.

Again, Fulani Herdsmen Kill Scores Of Locals In Southern Kaduna

Gunmen operating in Southern Kaduna have killed 33 people in a village called Ambie and another 10 in Paa village. A security source told SaharaReporters that the killings took place in the late and early hours of Saturday.The latest killings bring to about 200 the number of people killed since Monday in Sanga local government area in Kaduna State.A community leader in the embattled area said there was a serious humanitarian crisis in the area. “More than 30, 000 people are camping in many public schools and police stations, and thousands are fleeing their villages to Nasarawa and Plateau states.

Terrorism won’t stop Jonathan –Niger Delta youths

 By TONY JOHN, PORT HARCOURT Youths of Ni­ger Delta re­gion have de­clared that no amount of  terrorism by the Boko Haram would stop President Good­luck Jonathan’s  second term bid.The youths made the state­ment yesterday, when they paid a courtesy  visit on the Special Adviser on Youths to the Managing Director of Niger  Delta Development Commission…