President Jonathan rushes back from Malabo

President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday returned to the country after cutting short his trip to the 23rd ordinary session of the African Union Heads of States and Government in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. Jonathan, who was due back in the country today, had to withdraw from the summit following the bomb attack at Emab Plaza located at…

How Police Uncovered Another Kidnappers’ Training Ground In Abia As Several Suspects Were Arrested

Emmanuel Ugwu Abia state police command Thursday said that it has taken proactive measures to checkmate resurgence of kidnapping in the state following the discovery of a compound in Umuokeyi village Obingwa local government where kidnappers were allegedly being trained. State commissioner of police, Mr. Adamu Ibrahim made this known at a press briefing on…

They are indeed fools: We want to reassure Nigerians that very soon insurgency and terrorism will become a thing of the past. Nigeria will continue to remain one united and indivisible entity.”

South East Governors have joined millions of Nigerians to condemn yesterday’s bomb blasts that rocked Emab Plaza in the Wuse 2 Area of Abuja, which claimed over 20 lives mostly traders. A statement by the Chairman, South East Governors’ Forum, Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia State, made available to newsmen in Umuahia yesterday, conveyed the…

Conference backs call for state police

The national conference on Thursday approved the establishment of state police in the country. However, the conference said only states that feel that they have the capacity to fund and kit them, should establish state police. Apart from this, the conference also adopted the recommendation by the Committee on National Security, that state laws should be…