Some Boko Haram Fighters Say They Don’t Know Why They’re Surrendering – Nigerian Army

The commander added that the theatre of operation had sustained the tempo of its operations to root out the Boko Haram and the Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) Some Boko Haram terrorists who surrendered to the Nigerian Army troops do not understand why they gave in, says the Nigerian Army, suggesting that the insurgents […]

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Nigerian Top Monarch Goes Into 7-day Isolation To Pray For God To Change Cunning Politicians

The Yoruba top monarch said the nation’s political office holders are the same irrespective of their political parties, challenging them to start serving the people genuinely and stop taking the country for granted. Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has said he will isolate himself to pray to God to change Nigerian politicians from the […]

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Human Rights’ Activist, Sowore Gives 43 Reasons Why Nigerians Must Protest On October 1, Shun Independence Day

The Coalition for Revolution (CORE), the organisers of the #RevolutionNow protest, had announced plans to hold a mass action against poor governance in Nigeria on October 1. Human rights’ activist and Amnesty International-designated Prisoner of Conscience, Omoyele Sowore, has urged all Nigerians to join the planned nationwide protest on October 1 – Independence Day – […]

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How 10 Dogs Owned By Anambra School Killed Two-year-old Prospective Pupil

The school owner was identified as Chinedu Oka, a UK returnee fondly called Chinedu Okaa London. Ten dogs belonging to the proprietor of Global Growth Academy, Amokpo, Umuanunwa, Nteje, in the Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State have reportedly devoured a two-year-old prospective pupil. According to Punch, the school owner was identified as Chinedu […]

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BREAKING: Nigerian Air Force Makes U-turn, Admits Fighter Jet’s Bombing, Killing Of Civilians In Yobe

This is coming hours after NAF spokesman, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet had issued a statement claiming the bombing did not occur. The Nigerian Air Force has finally admitted that a military fighter jet involved in the counter-insurgency operation in the North-East bombed a village in the Yunusari Local Government Area of state. This is coming […]

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Yobe Governor Confirms Military Airstrike On Civilians Despite Shameless Denials By Nigerian Air Force

This is coming hours after the Nigerian Air Force swiftly issued a statement claiming the bombing did not occur. The Governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala-Buni, has commiserated with the families of those who lost their lives on Wednesday when a military fighter jet involved in the counter-insurgency operation in the North-East bombed a village […]

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Why We’re Building Three Interchanges on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway – Fashola

Those asking questions on the massive constructions of new interchanges along the Lagos-Ibadan Expressway have been told that the projects to decongest the major highway. The Minister of Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, said this during an inspection of the highway on Wednesday. He said the Federal Government is collaborating with Ogun Government to […]

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After Warning Sokoto Community Of Impending Attack, Bandits Kept Their Promise, Killed One, Abducted Nine

Wababe village in the Dange Local Government Area of the state was attacked on Tuesday. Some gunmen have attacked a village in Sokoto State, killing one person and abducting nine others. Wababe village in the Dange Local Government Area of the state was attacked on Tuesday. Sources told the Nation that the siege lasted over […]

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Are Cattle Ranches Elsewhere Bigger Than Some Nigerian States?

The farmer-herder conflict in Nigeria is an issue of growing concern among stakeholders across the country. These lingering clashes, which have claimed several lives and displaced many others, have forced the government to start thinking of initiatives to address the situation. The farmer-herder conflict in Nigeria is an issue of growing concern among stakeholders across […]

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Governor Ganduje’s Wife Shuns Invitation By Anti-graft Agency, EFCC, Attends Son’s Graduation In UK

This was after she ignored an invitation by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) over alleged involvement in a land fraud scandal. The wife of the Governor of Kano State, Hafsat Ganduje, has flown to London to attend the graduation of one of her sons. This was after she ignored an invitation by the […]

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