British-government

Britain new anti-terror law bans Boko Haram

The Nigerian-based Islamist extremist group Boko Haram is to be banned in Britain under anti-terror laws, the British interior ministry announced on Monday. The Home Office said British-based extremists Minbar Ansar Deen, also known as Ansar al-Sharia UK, would also be proscribed from Friday, subject to parliamentary approval. “This will make membership of, and support…

Abia

Abia Govt has given Imo Govt ultimatum

THE crisis brewing between Abia and Imo State governments over the ejection of Abia Transport Company from its park in Owerri, deepened weekend, with the former giving the latter till tomorrow to secure a new loading bay for its transport company. Abia State government threatened to also eject Imo Transport Company from the state, if…

Professor-Ben-Nwabueze

Pro Nwabueze demands a national conference

ELDER statesman and Chairman of The Patriots, Professor Ben Nwabueze (SAN) has described as gratuitous, comments attributed to leader of the South-South Assembly, Chief Edwin Clark over his (Nwabueze) advice to President Goodluck Jonathan. He referred to Clark as a person “camouflaging political ideas and ambition with intellectualism” and as an “unpatriotic saboteur of the…

Gov-Dickson

Gov Dickson’s aide was kidnapped

Gunmen on Sunday kidnapped the Special Adviser to Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State on Power, Mr. Olice Kemenanabo. Kemenanabo was reportedly abducted in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Eyewitnesses told our correspondent that the special adviser was about driving into his residence when the hoodlums blocked him. A top security source said the bandits laid…