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Op-ed: OXFAM Sex Scam versus Nigerian IDPs

By Emmanuel Onwubiko Oxfam is a United Kingdom registered charity and ranks as one of the foremost international non-governmental bodies that have over the last many years impacted positively in the lives of members of the human race from highly disadvantaged communities. This global brand is currently embroiled in a needless sexual

NAF airlifts rescued hostages from Sambisa forest

  By Babatunde Abiodun The Nigerian Air Force (NAF)  has airlifted  rescued hostages who had been in the captivity of Boko Haram terrorists, following concerted efforts by air and ground elements against the terrorists  in the Sambisa Forest Air Vice Marshal  Olatokunbo Adesanya. Director of Information, NAF said the rescued hostages, including the aged,

Army Commanding Officer donates projects to IDPs

Babatunde Abiodun The outgoing Commanding Officer of 152 Battalion, 21 Brigade Nigerian Army, Lt-Col. Peter Elayo has donated some equipment to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Banki, Bama Local Government Area of Borno State. Presenting the equipment and items to the beneficiaries, the Commanding Officer noted that the donation was in line

Buhari, 14 AU leaders discuss peace

Ahead of tomorrow’s opening of the 30th African Union Summit, President Muhammadu Buhari started his four-day engagement in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on Saturday by joining 14 other members of the Peace and Security Council (PSC). The council is a standing organ of the AU for the prevention, management and resolution of

NEMA and politics of relief materials

By Emmanuel Onwubiko The current President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration which was inaugurated on May 29th 2015, gave millions of Nigerians the impression that the political office holders will treat all Nigerians as equal before the laws and privileges enshrined in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria of 1999 (as amended). In his

“CRAMAI to Offer Scholarship to Victims of Conflicts in N/East, Others

•Former DCGI unveils handbook on karate Jude Johnson  The Conflict Resolution and Migration awareness Initiative (CRAMAI) has enshrined at the core of objectives, the award of scholarships to victims of conflicts across the country, especially those effected in the Boko Haram terrorists ravaged areas of the Northeast Nigeria. This was disclosed yesterday by

Op-ed: Aso Rock Has Fallen

By Adekoya Boladale As it stands now, there is only one thing holding the government of President Muhammadu Buhari together: the Nigerian Constitution which stipulates a term of four years. Otherwise, we would have been picking the debris of this administration in several parks, bus stops and market square across the

Boko Haram: 1.8m IDPs not ready to return home — Report

By Rabiu Sani The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) says 1.8 million persons displaced by Boko Haram insurgency are unwilling to return to their ancestral communities soon in the North-East. The Secretary-General of the Council, Mr. Jan Egeland, made this known while presenting the report on situation of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), in Maiduguri. The

Photospeak: Over 138 Nigerians, mostly women, minors return from Libya

Over 138 Nigerians who were deported from Libya on Thursday night arrived at Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos. This included ,109 female's mostly young girls and 29 males. A source informed Global Sentinel that the officers from the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Nigerian Immigration Service (NIS) and other relevant agencies were