Army chief denies engaging ex-militants, ex-servicemen

Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah| credits: www.nigerreporters.comThe Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Kenneth Minimah, on Friday in Kaduna denied alleged plan to enlist 10,000 former Niger Delta militants and ex-service men to boost the fight against the current insurgency in the North-East.The Northern socio-political organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum, had on Thursday warned…

Mohammedan emirate of the North lists its case against President Jonathan

The North unleashed yesterday a blistering criticism of President Goodluck Jonathan, accusing him of “insensitivity.”The  North’s apex socio-political organisation, the Arewa Consultative Forum, (ACF), is not pleased with Dr. Jonathan’s handling of the Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast.The ACF listed its grouses against the President and his administration in “an open letter to Mr.…