Jonathan takes the animals in the zoo for a ride, says confab report ‘ll go to N’Assembly

By IHEANACHO NWOSU, JULIANA TAIWO-OBALONYE and FRED ITUA, AbujaContrary to his March 17, 2014 promise while inaugurating the National Conference in Abuja, that the outcome of the dialogue would go into referendum, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday reversed himself, saying the final document will be forwarded to the Council of State and the National Assembly for…

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…