They are indeed fools: We want to reassure Nigerians that very soon insurgency and terrorism will become a thing of the past. Nigeria will continue to remain one united and indivisible entity.”

South East Governors have joined millions of Nigerians to condemn yesterday’s bomb blasts that rocked Emab Plaza in the Wuse 2 Area of Abuja, which claimed over 20 lives mostly traders. A statement by the Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum, Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia State, made available to newsmen in Umuahia yesterday, conveyed the…

Conference backs call for state police

The national conference on Thursday approved the establishment of state police in the country. However, the conference said only states that feel that they have the capacity to fund and kit them, should establish state police. Apart from this, the conference also adopted the recommendation by the Committee on National Security, that state laws should be…

Nigeria Military issues red alert

Military officers and men were placed on red alert yesterday — no thanks to the increasingly daring moves of the deadly Boko Haram sect. Fears of likely infiltration or inducement of officers and men have made the military hierarchy to recall those on leave, The Nation learnt. Besides, the military has placed restrictions on Facebook…