Nigeria leads the world in oil theft

The nation has emerged a leading environment where crude oil theft and other vices thrive in the world. The Managing Director of Energia Nigeria Limited, Mr. Felix Amieyeofori, at a conference in Lagos, yesterday, said in terms of pipeline vandalism, $10-$12bn had been lost to crude theft from 2009 to 2011 alone. The managing director,…

Hausa/Fulani Islamic terrorists Boko Haram : 11,442 displaced in Gwoza after insurgents capture town

The recent attack and capture of Gwoza by Boko Haram insurgents has forced no less than 11,442 persons displaced. The victims are now in camps established in Adamawa State, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) revealed on Thursday. The North-East zonal information officer of the agency, Mallam AbdulKadir Ibrahim in a press statement said that…

Fake soldier granted interview to BBC —DHQ

  THE Defence Headquarters (DHQ), on Wednesday, described the soldier who granted interview to the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as an impostor. ADVERTISEMENT This was contained in a statement posted on the Defence Headquarters website (www.defenceinfo.mil.ng), monitored by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Abuja. “The degree of cowardice is not in the character…

‘S’South should shun ethnicity in 2015’

    by Mudiaga Affe President Goodluck JonathanThe All Progressives Congress National Vice-Chairman (South-South),   Mr. Hilliard Eta, has asked the people of the   zone to shun ethnic sentiment as they consider who becomes the country’s President in 2015.He said the call was imperative because the zone had nothing concrete to show as the benefit of…