UNHCR: Chibok Girls May Have Been Slaughtered in Bama

Insurgents kill four traders in Borno village African leaders to hold Boko Haram summit April 8 Senator Iroegbu 
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 An official of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Mr. Raad Zeid al Hussein, believes that the over 200 Chibok schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram a year ago may have had…


Fayose Lifts Curfew as APC Petitions IGP Over Attack on Members

Olakiitan Victor in Ado Ekiti The Ekiti state Governor Ayo Fayose has lifted the dawn to dusk curfew imposed on the state in the wake of the declaration of the results of the last presidential election won by Major Gen Mohammed Buhari of the APC. Fayose in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary Idowu Adelusi on Thursday said…


Jega: Cloned Voters’ Cards Cannot be Used for Polls

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega Chuks Okocha in Abuja
 Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Attahiru Jega, has warned politicians and Nigerians intending  to undermine the electoral process by presenting cloned voters’ cards for accreditation during the polls that doing so will be an effort in…


As Nigeria is Burning Jonathan is Swearing in New Ministers

President Goodluck Jonathan Jaiyeola Andrews in Abuja President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday swore in ‎eight ministers that were recently cleared by the Senate. The president equally effected a minor cabinet reshuffle as Dr.  Alhassan Khaliru‎ has been named Minister of Health while Engr. Fidelis Nwankwo, (Ebonyi State) is now the new Minister of State, Health‎.…


Security Council Meets, Reviews Military Operations, Elections in N’East

Service chiefs  Minimah: No news yet on Chibok girls  NPAN: Polls must hold as scheduled Jaiyeola Andrews in Abuja   With the rescheduled elections less than two weeks away, the Chief of Army Staff (CAS), Lt-Gen. Kenneth Minimah, said on Tuesday that though several towns and villages had been liberated by the military and regional…


Buhari Fails to Apologise for Jailing Journalists in 1984

R-L; APC Presidential Candidate, Gen Muhammadu Buhari, Publisher Thisday Newspaper, Nduka Obaigbena annd Publisher of Vanguard Newspaper, Chief Sam Amuka during a meeting with Nigerian Publishers at the Sheraton hotels and Towers in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE       Declares Nigerian media will be free under APC rule Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja Despite his recent assertions that…

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Nigeria a country of looters- Irish Solicitor Falls for €26m Nigerian Oil Scam

A “naive” solicitor fell victim to a classic scam when he handed over €242,000 client monies on the promise of getting €26.8 million from a Nigerian oil company, the High Court in Dublin, Ireland, has been told. No client of James J Maher, formerly practising as a partner in James Maher & Co, Essex Quay,…


Anti-Jega Protest: ‘Jonathan’s Men’ Fuelling Violence, Says APC

APC National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed Opposition  should stop scare-mongering and prepare for defeat, says Fani-Kayode OPC breaks up, faction disowns Gani Adams Chuks Okocha  and  Onyebuchi Ezigbo in Abuja and Gboyega Akinsanmi in Lagos 
 The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of carrying his re-election desperation to a new…