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Joint Task Force detains Shekau’s In-laws

Operatives of the Joint Task Force have made a breakthrough in the campaign against terrorism by arresting in-laws of the Boko Haram leader, Sheik Abubakar Shekau. The Defence Spokesman, Brig. Gen Chris Olukolade, made this known during a press briefing by the Joint Security Services Public Information Committee in Abuja on Monday. Olukolade however did…

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Enugu State police arrest 22 kidnap suspects

The police in Enugu last week arrested 22 kidnap suspects who allegedly participated in four kidnap attempts. Twenty one victims, including a Lebanese, were rescued according to the police who said one of the suspects, a girl, was found dead. Enugu police spokesman Ebere Amaraizu, quoted Commissioner of Police Abubakar Adamu Mohammed as vowing to…

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Chief Emeka Anyaoku calls for true federalism

Former Commonwealth Secretary-General, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, yesterday called for the return to true federalism to achieve development. Anyanko spoke at a lecture organised by the Torchbearer Society at the Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral, Ikeja, stressed the need to return the country to regional government. The topic of the lecture was: God In My Life.…

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Amnesty committee under fire over

The Presidential Committee on the Dialogue and Peaceful Resolution of Conflicts in Northern Nigeria, came under severe criticisms, yesterday, from across the country following denial by Boko Haram leader, Abubakar Shekau that the sect had entered into a cease-fire agreement with the Federal Government. The Committee came under attack on a day the Joint Task…