Nigeria’s love affair with creating para military organisations shows no sign of abating as yet another gun carrying law enforcement agency is created. The Nigerian Government has approved the establishment of a border patrol corps and the creation of additional border posts for the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS).
It appears that sex crimes against children in Nigeria has permeated every facet of life as underage child prostitutes are discovered in Lagos. Before The Nation published the story headlined ‘Revealed: Lagos slave camp where underage girls are recruited into prostitution’, the brothel was notorious for a racket organised by a prostitution ring similar to what obtains in Italy.
Immorality of Nigerian Journalism as the Press celebrate with Gen. Babangida the killer of Dele Giwa and sponsor of Boko Haram
The killer of Dele Giwa Nigeria’s premier investigative Journalist, former military dictator, looter of national treasury and financier of Boko Haram, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd) who turns 72 today, at a special pre-birthday press briefing in Minna Friday, reflected on the nation’s problems and dismissed pessimism about the 2015 elections, noting that despite the numerous challenges facing the country, “the elections in 2015 will be peaceful”.
The intrusion of Chinese businessmen combines with other factors to threaten the popular Aba industrial heritage, writes CHUX OHAI, who had just returned from the Enyimba City reports PUNCH Newspaper The atmosphere at the zonal office of the Powerline Shoe Manufacturers Association on Eifan Road, Aba, was tense. It was so tense that you could slice it with a knife. A few stern-looking men sat silently inside the office as our correspondent, guided by the signpost outside the premises, entered.
Former Imo State Governor Achike Udenwa has advised Ndigbo to gear up for “war” as the “presidency will not come on a platter of gold”. The ex-governor said the agitation for a president of Igbo extraction would amount to nothing, if it is not backed with commensurate political struggle. “No one gives you power, you must demand for it and fight for it.”
APC kicks off grassroots’ mobilisation in Abia the home of the Hausa/Fulani murdered General Aguiyi Ironsi
The newly registered Hausa/Fulani Islamic political party All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday unveiled its game plan to massively mobilise supporters at the grassroots to ensure its candidates emerge winners at all levels in 2015.
The Yoruba marrying former Commonwealth Secretary-General and principal share holder along with Peter Obi in Orient Oil the company given license by the Federal Government of Nigeria to drill oil in Aguleri Anambra State Chief Emeka Anyaoku, has cautioned those working towards the liberation of their various peoples in Nigeria before 2015 to have a rethink because in his words “Nigeria will not disintegrate.”
The sprawling criminal religious empires of frontline Yoruba Pastor David Oyedepo has been dealt a blow with the closure of the Cameroonian branches of his church.
By Ikechukwu Enyiagu Every good, hard work eventually pays off; every passion rightly released returns with its adequate yield. There can be no good, hard work enough to drive truth home except it is driven with the spirit and passion to inform, communicate, enlighten, clarify and save.
The beheading of a 17-year-old girl, Chioma Emeka Ikwuagwu, by unknown killers has caused tension between Ameke and Ukome communities in Umuahia North Local Government Area of Abia State reports The Nation. The late Chioma hails from Ameke but lived with her parents at Ukome, where she was killed.