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Death toll in kajuru killings now 130 — El-rufai

The Kaduna State Governor,. Nasir el-Rufai has said the death toll as a result of the communal clash in the Kajuru Local Government Area of the state has risen to 130 as against the previous figure of 66. El-Rufai stated this when he spoke to State House correspondents after briefing a

Killings: Buhari playing politics with National security–CUPP

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Coalition of United Political Parties (CUPP) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of politicizing national security admist several security challenges in the country. The CUPP said Buhari is only focused on re-election despite his "lacklustre performance" and remains " unconcerned and insensitive to the plight of the people" The 1st National

Zamfara killings: Defence minister debunks killing of protesters by Army troops

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali, has dismissed media report alleging that troops of the Nigerian Army shot and killed protesters of the killings in Zamfara State as false The minister in a statement by his Public Relations Officer, Tukur Gusau, on Wednesday, stated no protester was shot let alone

Over 360 Nigerians killed by Jihadists in October 2018–Intersociety

•260 Christians, 100 Muslims murdered by extremists  Jude Johnson  The International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law (Intersociety), has said that over 360 Nigerians  were killed by Islamic extremists in the month of October 2018 alone. In report on Wednesday signed by the Board Chairman, Intersociety, Mr. Emeka Umeagbalasi and Head, Civil Liberties

CAN Commiserates with Flood victims, Wanton Killings in Nigeria

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has commiserated with the victims of recent flood disaster and the wanton killings in the country. In a statement issued by the Special Assistant, (Media and Communications), to the CAN President, Pastor Adebayo Oladeji, on Monday, the Christian umbrella body expressed its

Police parades 16 suspects accused of ritual killing, sale of human parts in Kogi

Godsgift Onyedifu  The Nigerian Police Force has paraded 16 suspects accused of kidnapping, ritual killing and sale of human parts in Kogi state. The police recovered One Pump action Rifle, two Locally Fabricated Single Barrel Guns and three Short Axes from the suspects. The Force Public Relations Officer Jimmoh Moshood in a statement on Friday

CAN condemns buhari’s recent ‘lopsided’ appointments

Godsgift Onyedinefu   The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned in strong terms the failure of President Muhammadu Buhari to be fair to all sections of the country in the his recent appointments. CAN in a Statement signed by Pastor Adebayo Oladeji, Special Assistant (Media and Communications) to the