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  • RAGE AGAINST TERRORISM: Photos Of Boko Haram Terrorists Killed By Civilians

    May 14, 2014 4:56 PM 3

    Up until now, Boko Haram had cowed the local population in Borno State and residents of northeastern Nigeria, freely using the area as its base. Local people had turned a blind eye to the sect’s reign of terror and been indifferent to it running training camps in the area but following the abduction of the Government Girls Secondary School Chibok schoolgirls

  • Senate Defers Consideration on Emergency Rule Extension

    May 14, 2014 1:30 PM 7

    In a unanimous decision, the Senate, on Wednesday deferred consideration on the request of President Goodluck Jonathan to extend the emergency rule in place in Adamawa, Yobe and Borno states. It however summoned the Minister of Defence, General Aliyu Gusau, National Security Adviser, Colonel Though the request was listed on the order paper, the Senate

  • Borno Government Responsible For Girls Abduction

    May 14, 2014 12:08 PM 18

    The Head of National Office of WAEC, Mr Charles Eguridu, says the Borno government officials should be blamed for the abduction of school girls in Chibok. Eguridu spoke in Abuja at a meeting of stakeholders convened by the First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan to seek the actual whereabouts of the abducted girls of Government Secondary School Chibok, Borno

  • Vigilante groups form in northeast Nigeria

    May 14, 2014 10:12 AM 6

    BAUCHI, Nigeria -- Villagers in an area of Nigeria where Boko Haram operates killed and arrested scores of the extremist Islamic militants that were suspected of planning to launch an attack, the residents and a security official said. The attack on members of the group that holds hold hundreds of kidnapped schoolgirls comes amid the creation of vigilante

  • 2015 PRESIDENCY: No Intimidation’ll Stop Jonathan, Says Airiavbere

    May 14, 2014 7:23 AM 5

    General Airhiavbere, who is Chairman and the National Coordinator of the Goodluck to Goodluck (G2G) 2015 project, in Benin, Edo State, yesterday, when he hosted over 4,500 ex-militants from Ijaw communities in the state, who visited him at the group’s secretariat in Benin, insisting that President Jonathan needed the support of every Nigerian to continue

  • Obiano inaugurates task force on road decongestion

    May 14, 2014 5:03 AM 7

    The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano has flagged off a task force charged with responsibility to decongest state roads of all rickety and abandoned vehicles in major cities of the state. While inaugurating the task force, comprising members of the Anambra State Traffic Agency (ASTA), the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) and the Police, Governor

  • Nigerian president seeks to extend emergency laws in three states

    May 14, 2014 4:06 AM 3

    ABUJA- Nigeria's president asked parliament today for a six-month extension of a state of emergency in three northeastern states due to persistent attacks by Boko Haram, the Islamist militant group that kidnapped more than 200 schoolgirls last month. "The security situation in the three states remains daunting albeit to varying degrees, in the face of persistent

  • Chinese premier meets Nigerian Senate president - Xinhua

    May 14, 2014 3:29 AM 5

    BEIJING, May 13 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday met with visiting Nigerian Senate President David Mark. Li said that his visit to Nigeria last week was an important part of his Africa tour and the two sides consolidated bilateral traditional friendship, set new targets for pragmatic cooperation and deepened strategic partnership

  • Jonathan To Lift 200 Million Nigerians Out of Poverty Through Industrial Revolution

    May 14, 2014 3:22 AM 5

    President Goodluck Jonathan has identified industrial revolution as one of the ways through which he can lift Nigerians out of poverty. He said with proper planning, industrial revolution will lift 200 million Nigerians out of poverty the same way China lifted over 500 million of its citizens out of poverty. The president commended the organized private

  • Chibok girls: Tinubu, Nelson lead APC Women Protest in Lagos  

    May 14, 2014 2:22 AM 5

    Published on May 14, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Hundreds of women stormed the Lagos State Governor’s Office on Tuesday protesting the abduction of 234 school girls in Chibok, Borno State, North eastern Nigeria. The All Progressives Congress, (APC), protesters were led by the wife of APC National leader, Senator Oluremi Tinubu and APC Women leader