Insecurity: NBA reminds Jonathan that his basic responsibility is to protect lives and properties of the citizens.

NBA President, Mr. Okey WaliThe  Nigerian Bar Association said on Thursday that the unabated loss of  lives in bomb attacks in the country was an indication that the efforts  of the Federal Government to tackle insecurity were not yielding  results.In a statement by its President, Mr. Okey  Wali (SAN), the NBA reminded the government that…

Abacha loot: TI blasts Jonathan for encouraging corruption

An  anti-corruption group, Transparency International, has faulted the  decision of the Federal Government to drop corruption charges against  Mohammed Abacha, son of the late military Head of State, Gen. Sani  Abacha.TI expressed this dissatisfaction in a statement by its Regional Director for sub-Saharan Africa, Chantal Uwimana, on Thursday.The Federal Government had charged  Mohammed Abacha for…

A direct order from Okorocha’s masters: Stop Discriminatory Identity Card Project For Northerners In Imo State

Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha                                     By SaharaReporters, New York        The All Progressives Congress (APC) South East has called on Imo  State Governor Rochas Okorocha to rescind what it called the  “unconstitutional and undemocratic” plan to issue identity cards to  Northerners in the state.  In a statement by Osita Okechukwu, spokesman for APC South East Zone, …

How Police Uncovered Another Kidnappers’ Training Ground In Abia As Several Suspects Were Arrested

Emmanuel Ugwu Abia state police command Thursday said that it has taken proactive measures to checkmate resurgence of kidnapping in the state following the discovery of a compound in Umuokeyi village Obingwa local government where kidnappers were allegedly being trained. State commissioner of police, Mr. Adamu Ibrahim made this known at a press briefing on…

They are indeed fools: We want to reassure Nigerians that very soon insurgency and terrorism will become a thing of the past. Nigeria will continue to remain one united and indivisible entity.”

South East Governors have joined millions of Nigerians to condemn yesterday’s bomb blasts that rocked Emab Plaza in the Wuse 2 Area of Abuja, which claimed over 20 lives mostly traders. A statement by the Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum, Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia State, made available to newsmen in Umuahia yesterday, conveyed the…

Conference backs call for state police

The national conference on Thursday approved the establishment of state police in the country. However, the conference said only states that feel that they have the capacity to fund and kit them, should establish state police. Apart from this, the conference also adopted the recommendation by the Committee on National Security, that state laws should be…