Breaking News: Suspected Boko Haram fighters caught in Anambra

A number of suspected Boko Haram insurgents have been reportedly caught in Umunze, Anambra State in Nigeria’s South-East.“They were caught with BOMBS,” wrote Anambra-based blogger Mazi Odera, who, however, did not immediately provide details.Boko Haram is usually identified with the northern parts of Nigeria but News Express reports an apparent desperation by the Islamists to penetrate the South-East.

United States we don’t know where Chibok girls are

The United States said on Friday it had decreased its surveillance flights in the search for the about 219 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram, but added that the overall effort was unchanged due to more flights by other countries.It stated that it had no idea of the location of the girls, noting however that there is no letup in the efforts to locate and rescue them.“We don’t have any better idea today than we did before about where these girls are, but there’s been no letup of the effort itself,” Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby told reporters, according to Reuters.

Boko Haram terrorist kill 51, burn Churches, houses in Chibok

Gunmen suspected to be members of Boko Haram Islamic sect, yesterday, attacked some communities in Chibok and Biu local government areas of Borno State, killing no fewer than 51 people. Those killed were mostly Christian worshippers. Five churches including Cocin, EYN and Deeper Life Bible Church in Kwada village, about 10 kilometres from Chibok were also burnt down when the gunmen laid ambush on them during church service.The attacks were carried out on a day the Federal Government said last week’s bomb attack on Abuja was meant to intimidate the government and that it is a struggle for power.It was in Chibok town that 276 female students of Government Girls Secondary School were abducted by terrorists on April 14 this year.

Corrupt judges and impunity of Nigeria’s judicial system

Civil Society Coalition Against Corruption (CSNAC) wishes to draw attention to the ugly trend of corruption and impunity which is fast becoming endemic in Nigeria’s judicial system. CSNAC unequivocally asserts that the failure of the judiciary to purge itself of judges indicted for corruption erodes the integrity of Nigeria’s judiciary as well as casts serious doubt on the widely acclaimed professed commitment of the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Mrs. Aloma Mariam Mukhtar, to fighting corruption in the system. CSNAC therefore categorically affirms that corruption and impunity of the judiciary pose a major clog to Nigeria’s anti-corruption crusade as well as further paint a horrible picture of the declining state of our dear county.CSNAC notes that, in yet another public proclamation of her anti-corruption policy, the CJN has threatened to sanction judges found wanton in upholding their oath of office and guilty

Gov Kwankwaso Kano State the released Abia detained 486 Boko Haram terrorist to continue Pursuing Your Legitimate Business

Kano state Governor, Rabi’u Musa Kwankwaso has advised the 29 indigenes of the state, out of the 486 travelers from Northern Nigeria, who were arrested on transit in Abia state by security agents about two weeks ago, on the allegation of being insurgents, to continue pursuing legitimate businesses anywhere they found themselves in the country.He made the call when the 29 freed indigenes visited him at the Government House in Kano following their release from detention in Abia state. Governor Kwankwaso argued that there is no law in the country that restricts any citizen from traveling and doing business lawfully anywhere in the nation, lamenting that what the security agents did to the travelers was a clear violation of their fundamental human right. 

Buhari and Babangida are suspected sponsors of Boko Haram – Prof. Imo Eshiet.

“Since the arrival of the Americans to help stop Boko Haram,  there is a frenzied condemnation of the terror network by those long  suspected of being the chief sponsors.  “Suddenly, just too suddenly, Buhari and Babangida are outdoing  themselves in throwing jabs at Boko Haram. The deaf, dumb and blind have  magically, miraculously received hearing,…