Military unaware of foreign mediator

The military’s hands are tied in rescuing the abducted Chibok girls because their abductors have placed them “tactically” in the face of attack, sources said yesterday. A top military source told The Nation that the girls cannot be rescued without heavy casualties. The source, who spoke in confidence, insisted that the Chief of Defence Staff,…

Boko Haram terrorists kills 42

At least 42 people were in the early hours of yesterday killed when some suspected members of Boko Haram sect attacked three border villages of Kanari, Wazarde and Gula villages of Gamboru Ngala Local Government area of Borno State. Just on May 5, 2014, Gamboru Ngala was on fire, when some terrorists ambushed its main…

2015 North to insist on presidency, zoning

Northern political leaders and elite are not about to give up the claim of the North to the Presidency in 2015,The Nation can report today.They are insisting that the Presidency should return to the North next year after President Goodluck Jonathan would have completed his current term.Chieftains of  the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF); Northern Elders’…