Jonathan SUSPENDS LAMIDO SANUSI AS CBN GOVERNOR, APPOINTS ACTING GOVERNOR Sarah Alade, nominated CBN Gov. Godwin Emefiele.

PRESIDENT JONATHAN SUSPENDS LAMIDO SANUSI AS CBN GOVERNOR, APPOINTS ACTING GOVERNORHaving  taken special notice of reports of the Financial Reporting Council of  Nigeria and other investigating bodies, which indicate clearly that  Mallam Sanusi Lamido  Sanusi’s tenure has been characterized by various  acts of financial recklessness and misconduct which are inconsistent  with the administration’s vision of…

While Emir of Kano educates Jonathan on how to keep Nigerria together, Borno emir narrates his ordeal in the hands of Boko Haram.

 A SOLDIER guarding the home of a  general was one of the casualties of Tuesday night’s Boko Haram’s attack  on Bama, Borno State, it was learnt yesterday.Borno State Police Commissioner Lawal Tanko said General Umar Tukur Buratai was not at home during the attack.“The soldiers succeeded in repelling the  attacks on Buratai, resulting in minimal…

Nigeria: Boko Haram Invades JTF Commander’s Home As Scores Die in Fresh Borno Attacks

Maiduguri — Gunmen suspected to be members of  deadly Boko Haram terrorists, yesterday, evening invaded the residence  of the Commander, Joint Task Force (JTF), Niger Delta, Major General  Tukur Buratai at his country home, Buratai District in Biu Local  Government Area of Borno State, killing two persons including a security  personnel on guard suspected to…

28 heads of government for Nigeria’s centenary celebration •Gowon heads fund committee

ABOUT 28 world leaders are expected to be guests of President Goodluck Jonathan during the activities marking the Centenary anniversary of the country, which kicked off in January 25. The Federal Executive Council (FEC) devoted its entire session on Wednesday to fine-tune final preparations for the celebration, which will be climaxed by an international conference…

Boko Haram: Our hands are tied — Presidency

Senate  By Henry Umoru & JOHNBOSCO AGBAKWURU  ABUJA—THE Presidency explained, yesterday, why the nation’s security forces have found it difficult to completely flush out from their hideouts, members of the Boko Haram sect, who have massacred innocent people and massively destroyed property in the North Eastern part of the country. It admitted that the situation…