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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 

Python Dance III: A Declaration Of War Against The East – Igbo Group

Godsgift Onyedinefu The Igbo Ekunie Initiative has strongly condemned the launch of Python dance 3 in the Southeast by the Nigerian army describing it as an act of aggression, discrimination, double standards and a declaration of war against the people of the East by the Muhammadu Buhari administration. The group also alleged

Zamfara is now safe from armed bandits, criminalities – DHQ

•Over 6000 IDPs has returned home   Godsgift Onyedinefu   The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has declared that Zamfara State is now safe from incessant killings, banditry activities, cattle rustling, kidnappings and armed robbery and other security threats. The Director of Defence Information (DDI), Brig-Gen. John Agim, disclosed this on Friday while addressing Newsmen on the

CAN demands justice for murdered clerics, pastor

•Again, calls for overhaul of security architecture   Godsgift Onyedinefu   The leadership of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has condemned the murder of two catholic clerics and a pastor by unknown gunmen on August 21, 2018, in Abuja and Kaduna respectively. To this end, the umbrella Christian body called on the Federal Government to

Zamfara Killings: Buhari deploys 1000 military forces, fighter aircrafts

Godsgift Onyedinefu President Muhammadu Buhari has deployed 1000 strong military force, comprising the army, air force, police and the civil defence to launch fierce attacks on the bandits terrorising the villages and towns of Zamfara State. Consequently, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has begun the deployment of fighter aircraft to Katsina, the

Zamfara killings: Gov. Yari appeals to US for help

•Calls for more equipment, training to enhance security  Godsgift  Onyedinefu The Zamfara State Governor and Chairman Nigeria Governors' Forum,  Hon. Abdul'aziz Yari  has called on the United States (US) to help Nigeria to tackle the emerging security threats, especially to end the sustained killings in his state. Yari made the call on Tuesday

Herdsmen-farmers conflicts morphing into terrorist attacks–UN envoy

•Becoming more sophisticated, deadlier  News Agency  Special Representative of UN Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, says the conflicts between herdsmen and farmers in Nigeria are becoming more sophisticated and deadlier. Chambas, who is Head, UN Office for West African and the Sahel (UNOWAS), in a report presented to

War on Terror: Buhari reversed successes achieved against Boko Haram-Turaki

•Said Jonathan's govt pushed terrorists to the border •Conducted peaceful election before handover Jude Johnson The frontline Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential aspirant, Mr. Kabiru Tanimu Turaki (SAN), has accused President Muhammadu Buhari administration of reversing all the gains made before he took over power. Turaki in a statement on Thursday by the Director Media & Publicity, Kabiru

President Buhari and the Killings in Nigeria: A coincidence?

•Facts, questions for the 2019 Elections and a better Nigeria Robert Agbo   A. INTRODUCTION Sometimes, events point overwhelmingly to a particular conclusion but reality may be different. I am old enough to know that, even in their clearest appearances, things are hardly what they seem to be. Aware of this, I do not