At least 194, 000 children below the age of five die annually in Nigeria from diarrhoea, Director General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Dr. Paul Orhii, has said.
24-Hour Curfew imposed on Potiskum…Nigerian Soldiers conduct House-to-House search for Boko Haram deadly explosives
Security forces yesterday imposed a 24-hour curfew on Potiskum, Yobe State, as they went after suspected Boko Haram insurgents thought to have slipped into town with large quantity of explosives. Members of the Joint Task Force cordoned off a part of the town and began a house-to-house search for the insurgents said to be planning…
Operatives of the Joint Task Force has taken into detention two professionals, a medical doctor and a lawyer in Borno State, allegedly for their roles in the prevailing violence in the area. The authorities of the Defence Headquarters are silent on the issues that culminated in the arrest of the doctor and the lawyer.
President of Nigeria Goodluck Jonathan declared, Thursday, that those who predicted that Nigeria will disintegrate in 2015 will be disappointed insisting that Nigeria will not disintegrate.
The plight of residents of Umuekwunne Irete in Imo State got worse yesterday Thursday August 8th 2013 as fulani cattle herdsmen opened fire on the community, injuring several young men. Worse off is Chibuzor Hezekiah Okorie (pictured above) who was shot in the stomach and also cut in the chest and leg with a machete.…
The usual misery and humilaition associated with international travel from filthy Murtala Mohamed Internation Airport in Lagos may be a thing of the past if the proposed first international flight scheduled to take off from Enugu to Addis Ababa goes ahead smoothly on August the 24th.
Threat To Life By Unknown Persons And Harassment By DPO Normansland Police Station, Kano State. Ohaneze Ndigbo Kano has written to the law enforcement agencies in Nigeria pleading for protection. This is what they wrote:
Following the clamour for action over the humiliating and disgraceful deportation of Igbos from Lagos to Onitsha, the former Governor of Abia State Mr Orji Uzor Kalu issued a press release which was widely carried, vowing to institute legal action against Gov. Fashola of Lagos State who set up the deportation regime.
Lawlessness in Yorubaland in the South-West region of Nigeria took a deadly twist over the weekend when local youths numbering about 10 invaded the palace of the Olu of Igbokoda in the oil rich Ilaje council area of Ondo State, Oba Afolabi Odidiomo, sacked his family members and destroyed his abode. They also allegedly raped…
Working or killing for Nigeria in the name of law enforcement it appears has no reward in the country that calls itself the giant of Africa.