Series 7: Lord Sir Frederick Lugard & Royal Niger Company “the creator of Nigeria”

19th We were to have left today, but there is now no chance of it. I would greatly have liked  to go  out  shooting this  morning but  refrained  lest  the  King’s message might come in my absence. Instead of this a message was returned by Joseph {whom I had sent to ask if the letter &c. was ready) to say that before writing it he wished to see us again, that today he had some ceremonies to perform in the vicinity of my camp near the river, about 2 P.M., and later in the evening would see us.

Hausa/Fulani Islamic terrorists Boko Haram Militants Overrun Prestigious Mobile Police Training College In Gwoza

Police sources told Saharareporters that the college had five units in training with each unit having 59 trainees and unit commander. The units affect were two Mobile Police(MOPOL) units from Nasarawa, Gombe and MOPOL 50 from Abuja. Two other units from Zamfara were also at the college during the attack. Boko Haram militants earlier today invaded a prestigious  Nigerian Police  training college in Gwoza, Borno state.

Uwazuruike criminal Empire is crumbling: four feared dead as MASSOB Commanders battle Uwazuruike

Anti Uwazuruike Commanders takeover MASSOB HeadquartersNo fewer than four people were this morning feared dead and scores wounded as the Commanders of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) toppled the embattled leader of the group, Chief Ralph Uwazuruike and took over the National Headquarters of the Movement in Okwe, Onuimo Local Government of Imo State.

Scam of Chibok girls continues: Britain to send three Tornado planes

BRITAIN’s Royal Air Force   plans to send three fighter jets to help in locating the more than 200   schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents on April 14 this year.The RAF Tornado GR4s equipped with surveillance facilities, according to Daily Mail on Wednesday, will undertake “reconnaissance missions” over the Sambissa Forest where the girls are believed to be held.A   British government source told The Times that the jets would help the Nigerian authorities in tracking the movements of the insurgents.

Fool’s reply to a fool: Orji Lambasts Okorocha, Says APC Has Already Failed in Abia

    Abia State Governor, Chief Theodore Orji, has said the opposition AllProgressive Congress ( APC) , cannot win a polling booth in the state inthe 2015 general elections as the party ” does not exist in Abia”. Governor Orji who was reacting to a recent boasting by Governor RochasOkorocha of Imo State who said…

Amaechi says Jonathan is a common thief

Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State, on Tuesday, said the present war against insurgency will not stop unless the Federal Government was ready to tackle it head-on, saying the Federal Government institutions have stolen all the money meant for human and infrastructural development in the country. This is as the governor denied any rift with…

Boko Haram: Soldiers found guilty of conspiracy’ll be executed –COAS

    By PETRUS OBI, EnuguThe Chief of Army Staff, Lt General Kenneth Minimah yesterday in Enugu, hinted that firing squad awaits soldiers found to have conspired with members of Boko Haram in the North-East zone of the country.The Chief of Army Staff, who was at the 82 Division, Enugu as part of his familiarisation…

Nasarawa boils, 4 killed as APC, PDP supporters clash

    By Abdullahi Shuaibu, LafiaNo fewer than four persons have been killed and several others wounded in a political crisis that engulfed Daddere town in Obi Local Government Area of Nasarawa State. According to an eyewitness account, the clash occurred following the conflict between those supporting the state lawmaker, Sidi Bako and that of…