Herdsmen rape, kill woman in Edo

The Edo State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of three herdsmen suspected to have raped and subsequently killed a middle-aged woman. The victim was said to have been attacked alongside her 18 years old son while returning from farm at Odighi village in Ovia North East Local Government. The identity of the victim was…

Why national confab likely to fail – Olunloyo

By By NDUBUISI ORJI • Progressives unlikely to witness change – Okurounmu A former governor of old Oyo State, Dr. Victor Omololu Olunloyo, has said that the ongoing National Conference may not achieve anything concrete. He said the Federal Government allegedly disregarded the advice of the Presidential Advisory Committee  on the National Conference regarding tis composition. This…

US to establish $6million Arewa Tv in Nigeria

The State Department is financing a new 24-hour satellite television channel in the turbulent northern region of Nigeria that American officials say is crucial to countering the extremism of radical groups such as Boko Haram. The move signals a ramping up of American counterinsurgency efforts to directly challenge the terrorist group, which abducted nearly 300 …