Police uncover baby factory in Anambra

By Nwabueze OkonkwoONITSHA—Anambra State Police Command has uncovered a baby factory where women with unwanted pregnancies are harboured till delivery, after which the babies are sold to interested buyers, with or without their mothers’ consents. Consequently, the suspected owner of the baby factory has been arrested and detained by the police for allegedly selling one…

Cheap talks on the cover up, Jonathan warns South Africa over seized $5.7 million arms money

Nigeria responded with fury Monday after South African authorities confiscated a second tranche of funds meant for arms purchase to fight the extremist Boko Haram sect, denying the deal was unlawful and warning South Africa of its investment in Nigeria.The warning came after the South African government seized US$5.7 million wired by the Nigerian government…

Ohaneze Nidiara and Political Bidding Of Igbo Interests: South East APC commends Ohaneze Nidigbo for not adopting Jonathan for 2015

The South-East chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has commended a socio-cultural group, Ohaneze Ndigbo, for avoiding the issue of the adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as the Igbo candidate in the 2015 presidential election during its meeting at the weekend.The group’s President-General, Gary Enwo-Igariwey, had promised last month that it would take a…

South Africa seizes another $5.7m Nigeria illegal fresh arms deal

Three weeks after South Africa confiscated $9.3m belonging to the Federal Government over an alleged illegal arms deal, the South African authorities have seized another $5.7m arms money from Nigeria.Last month, two Nigerians and an Israeli were arrested at Lanseria International Airport, Johannesburg, after they attempted to smuggle $9.3m to South

Prof. Osotimehin Urges Coalition Fighting ISIS to come and Bomb Boko Haram terrorist

The executive director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Prof. Babatunde Osotimehin called on the US-led coalition of nations fighting ISIS in Syria and Iraq to extend their force of arm to Boko Haram fighters in Northern Nigeria. He made the call at the Christian Association of Nigerian-Americans (CANAN)’s annual dinner held yesterday at Hilton Hotel in New York City.

Boko Haram terrorist Kill 70 Soldiers, Attempt To Capture Hometown Of Military Chief

Boko Haram fighters today killed at least 70 soldiers in a fierce battle between insurgents and Nigerian troops for control of the towns of Bazza and Vimtim in Adamawa State. Vimtim is thehometown of Nigeria’s Chief of Defense Staff, Alex Badeh. In the battle, which is ongoing at the time of this report, Nigerian troops have killed more than300 Islamist militants.

400 Boko Haram terrorist killed in battle to retake Bazza, Michika, Madagali

Heavy fighting between Nigerian troops and Boko Haram terrorists ensued yesterday in Adamawa State as soldiers backed from the air by Nigerian Airforce attack helicopters launched an attack to retake territories in the possession of Boko Haram. In the ensuing battle that continued into the night, Vanguard gathered that about 400 Boko Haram terrorist had been killed while there were casualties on the part of the Nigerian soldiers.

Tb Joshua Synagogue Church, Nigeria & S’Africa bicker over state of mortuary facilities

Three weeks after 116 people, of whom 84 South Africans lost their lives when a six-storey guest house attached to the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, Ikotun-Egbe, Lagos, collapsed, fresh indications have emerged that the South-African government and the Nigerian authorities in Lagos are bickering over alleged inadequate mortuary and facilities which may have led to the decomposition of the victims corpses beyond recognition.

Group demands probe of Nigerian politicians who received Malabu bribe

Dan Etete An anti-corruption group, Coalition Against Corrupt Leaders, CACOL, has petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate Nigerian politicians indicted by Italian investigators in the acquisition of a OPL 245 oil field by Eni, the parent company of Nigeria Agip Oil Company. In the petition signed by its chairman, Debo Adeniran, CACOL,…