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  • In Nigeria, terrorism moves South

    April 24, 2014 11:00 PM 13

    LATE last month, a workman on his way to my house rang to explain that he was running late because of the mayhem caused by a bomb blast in the city. Instantly, I was skeptical. There couldn’t possibly be another bomb in Abuja. Not with all the tedious checkpoints on major streets here, and the thorough checks at the entrance to public buildings. After

  • Expanded National Security Council Meeting Ends At The Presidential Villa

    April 24, 2014 6:43 PM 19

    The expanded National Security Council meeting has ended at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Some key decisions concerning the security situation in the country were taken at the meeting which had in attendance President Goodluck Jonathan, state governors and heads of the various security agencies. The council said that security is everybody’s business

  • President Jonathan Assures Participants In World Economic Forum Of Safety In Abuja

    April 24, 2014 6:05 PM 9

    President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan on Thursday reassured the global community of the safety of all participants in next month’s World Economic Forum on Africa in Abuja. Speaking at an audience with China’s new Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Gu Xiaojie, who presented his letters of credence to him at the Presidential Villa, President Jonathan said that the security

  • Police recover severed head of two-year-old boy

    April 24, 2014 5:57 PM 27

    The Ogun State Police Command on Thursday said that it has recovered the head of the two-year-old boy who was beheaded recently at Ofada, Mowe, in Obafemi Owode Local Government Area of the state. PREMIUM TIMES had reported how a Nigerien, Mamodu Ibrahim, allegedly raped the toddler’s mother and beheaded the baby. The suspect was later arrested and he told the police

  • APC Will Win Ekiti, Osun Polls, Says Hon. Abiodun

    April 24, 2014 5:20 PM 11

    House of Representatives member Hon. Abiodun Awoleye (Ibadan North Constituency) has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) will win the governorship elections in Ekiti and Osun states. He predicts doom for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), saying that the party has failed Nigerians in the last 14 years. Awoleye, who spoke with reporters in Lagos

  • Umar blasts Nyako

    April 24, 2014 4:24 PM 30

    As President Goodluck Jonathan meets with governors and security chiefs, at the National Security Council meeting today, former military governor of Kaduna State, Colonel Abubakar Dangiwa Umar, has taken a swipe at Adamawa State Governor, Murtala Nyako, over his allegation on genocide. This is coming at a time when the Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF)

  • Stop Comparing Jonathan with Mandela, Obama, others - Fashola

    April 24, 2014 3:38 PM 7

    The Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola has described the advert currently running on television stations comparing President Goodluck Jonathan with great leaders such as Nelson Mandela, Barack Obama among others as well as showcasing his achievement in the area of security and infrastructure as blasphemous. Governor Fashola SAN, commented on the issue

  • Boko Haram Insurgency And School Closure: Boko Haram Insurgency

    April 24, 2014 2:01 PM 18

    The ascendency of Boko Haram and what has now emerged as offshoots of it have actually exposed the weaknesses in the governance structure of this nation. At first, it started as a fundamentalist action because of religion when innocent church goers were targeted and killed. The nation merely expressed shock and after a couple of weeks, all was forgotten

  • ‘They pay recruits up to N500,000′: How Boko Haram enlists Niger gang members for terror attacks in Nigeria (PHOTOS)

    April 24, 2014 9:19 AM 11

    Posted in wpzoom Y! Daily on April 24, 2014 8:01 am / no comments The British Broadcasting Cooperation (BBC) has uncovered a gang of teenage recruits enlisted by the dreaded Islamic militant group, Boko Haram in carrying out terror attacks. The recruits who are chosen from several countries including Niger, Cameroon and Chad are said to be paid up to half a million

  • Insecurity: Marwa chides Gov. Nyako

    April 24, 2014 9:06 AM 27

    Former military governor of La­gos State, Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa has rebuked the Adamawa State governor, Murtala Nyako, describing his recent outburst against the Federal Government on insecurity as an embarrassment to the military constitu­ency from where he retired before joining politics. Marwa, who addressed a press briefing in Yola, Adamawa State