(MAIDUGURI) Boko Harm kill 40

Suspected Islamists raided the remote northeast Nigerian town of Damboa over the weekend, shooting dead more than 40 residents and burning down houses in a familiar pattern of killing that has forced tens of thousands to flee their homes this year.Witnesses and a security source said the gunmen, thought to be members of Boko Haram,…

Why former Gov Nyako fled Nigeria — Aide

There was a clear indication last night that former Adamawa State Governor, Admiral Murtala Nyako, who was sacked last week, had fled the country. A competent source confirmed to Vanguard exclusively that the governor was not in Nigeria, having left the shores shortly after he was impeached by the state House of Assembly over alleged…

North not agitated about resource control — Sani

by Leke BaiyewuFormer National Publicity Secretary of the Arewa Consultative Forum and spokesperson for the Northern Delegates’ Forum at the National Conference, Mr. Anthony Sani, in this interview with LEKE BAIYEWU, explains the region’s stance on some proposals at the confabWhat do you think could have been responsible for the sharp division between the North…