Boko Haram recruits Tuareg fighters •As sect, army claim control over Bama, Michika, Madagali •Cameroon kills 100 insurgents

by Chris Agbambu, Seyi Gesinde, Hassan Ibrahim, James Bwala and Christian Okeke THE war against insurgency in the country is entering a new dimension, as the Boko Haram Islamist group is believed to be recruiting Tuareg fighters to beef up its offensive against Nigerian military.ADVERTISEMENTAn indication to this was confirmed, when Cameroon’s Communications Minister, Issa…

20 police officers still missing after Boko Haram’s attack

    Written by Saxone Ahkaine (Kaduna), Mohammed Abubakar, Karls Tsokar (Abuja) and Njadvara Musa (Maiduguri) (With agency report) • Cameroun claims killing over 100 terrorists • Insurgents allege capture of Bama, others• Govt to restructure Defence MinistryNO fewer than 20 police officers are still unaccounted for after an attack on the Mobile Police Force Training…

President Jonathan tells the zoo, my administration created 1.2m jobs last year

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Nigerians to place public interest above personal or private interest in the collective effort to build a strong nation, which would be pride of all. Opening the 44th Annual Accountants Conference in Abuja, yesterday, he said although the nation was blessed with world-class professionals, some of them had failed to…