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Hausa’s stock-piling of war weapons to limelight as DPO Blame Plateau Killings to this regard

PROLIFERATION  of illegal firearms has been identified as a factor responsible for the  killing of innocent people in Shendam local government council of  Plateau State.    The Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in-charge  of Shendam Police Station, Mr. Joseph Akpan, stated this yesterday when  he held a peace meeting with people of the area.  The peace,  which…

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Gunmen Kill Chinese Rail Worker, Injure Two Others

Unknown  gunmen yesterday attacked three Chinese nationals working with a  construction firm in Kirim village in Kaura Local Government Area of  Kaduna state, killing one of them and injuring two others. The town is a border community between Kaduna and Plateau State. The three Chinese nationals were reportedly supervising an ongoing  rail rehabilitation project along the Jos-Kafanchan…

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Since independence, more northerners ruled Nigeria, people didn’t cause trouble – Maku.

Information Minister Mr. Labaran Maku, yesterday took on some northern politicians, for inciting the North against the administration and person of President Goodluck Jonathan ahead of the 2015 general elections.Maku, who came down hard on those he described as self-serving politicians, who spread hatred and threaten violence in pursuance of morbid personal political ambitions, spoke…

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Red Hatters, otherwise present Ohanaeze NdiIgbo and present Igbo Leaders of thought must stop speaking for the region – Chief Richard Ozobu.

Eminent Chieftain of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief Richard Ozobu threw a bombshell on Friday, calling on the present leadership of the Igbo group as well as the Igbo Leaders of Thought to stop speaking for the region.Ozobu said both groups lacked the credibility to represent Ndigbo.The two Igbo groups have been agitating for recognition in the…

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Jonathan stops SSS from quizzing Obasanjo

The Presidency may have put on hold its earlier directive to the State Security Service to investigate the weighty allegations contained in the controversial letter written by former president Olusegun Obasanjo to President Goodluck Jonathan in December last year. We learnt that the Presidency decided to halt the investigation of the issues raised in the…