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  • WEFA Participants  Asked To Proffer Solutions To Africa’s Development Issues

    May 8, 2014 3:13 PM 11

    Participants at the ongoing World Economic Forum on Africa holding in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, have been asked to “think big” and proffer solutions to the development issues facing the continent. At the opening session of the forum on Thursday, the Nigerian President, Godluck Jonathan, told the participants that Africa needed all information and assistance

  • Public Notice:Two NYSC Members Killed

    May 8, 2014 12:52 PM 7

    According to our source, the corps members have been identified as Abubakar Muktar from Yobe State and Mustapha Sani Sufi from Kano State, died on the spot, while Ahmed Haruna sustained minor injuries. According to the Sector Commandant of the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) Jigawa State command, Umar Aminu, who confirmed the incident, he said the three

  • NSCDC Trains 150 Private Guards In Jigawa

    May 8, 2014 10:48 AM 6

    The Jigawa command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Thursday said it had commenced the training of 150 private guards. The State Commandant, Mr Muhammad Gidado told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Dutse that the training, which began on May 5, would last for two weeks. Gidado said that participants were drawn from three

  • BOKO HARAM: American Security Experts May Hit Abuja Today

    May 8, 2014 8:51 AM 10

    Strong indications emerged on Wednesday that security experts from the United States of America may arrive in Abuja, today (Thursday) to help in the rescue of the over 200 schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram in Borno State. Impeccable sources at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport told one of our correspondents that the flight document indicating

  • Either Jonathan Go To Sambisa Forest Or Shekau Remains At Nyanya

    May 7, 2014 4:11 AM 53

    Beyond any thing we’ve ever seen in the past, Nigeria is today under the siege of terrorist insurgents. We are a besieged people. The yet unresolved abduction of nearly 250 school girls in Chibok earlier brought home loud hints of this. Last Thursday’s attack at Nyanya motor park confirms it beyond any doubt. With this confirmation the terrorists have placed

  • Breaking News:Another 11 Young Girls Abducted By Boko Haram

    May 7, 2014 3:52 AM 5

    When our newsmen contacted the residents of the area, Mallam Bello Umar, a resident of Warabe village, Mallam Bello Umar, confirmed the incident, pointing out that he was in the village when the terrorists struck before he ran to Gwoza. Umar said: “A group of terrorists invaded Warabe village on Monday night, abducted 11 of our teenage girls before carting

  • Fresh Attack: Boko Haram Kills Nearly 400 Overnight

    May 7, 2014 3:43 AM 6

    This is how the attack was done, the insurgents targeted a local market and fired sporadic shots into the crowd before proceeding into the town to wreak more havoc. Senator Ahmed Zannah, who is from the area confirmed the killings, said the invaders spent 12 hours wreaking havoc on defenceless civilians. According to Senator Zannah, who spoke in a BBC Hausa

  • 3,050 APC members defect to PDP in Lagos

    May 7, 2014 3:39 AM 20

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has received a boost in Lagos, with the defection of over 2, 000 members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to its fold in Apapa. Receiving the defectors, at a special assembly, Olatunji Sheile, PDP chairman in the state, reiterated PDP’s commitment towards transforming Nigeria and Nigerians. He stated that despite

  • Another massacre

    May 7, 2014 1:58 AM 11

    They came at about 1.30pm on Monday and started shooting as soon as they arrived. They were many and very armed. I was in the market when they came and there was confusion. It was a day of blood and death as they were killing anybody they saw. It was as if they were angry and nothing could stop them,” an eyewitness, who did not want her name in print

  • Bash Ali, NEXIM Bank fight over N150m

    May 7, 2014 1:26 AM 16

    Nigeria’s boxing champion, Bash Ali and his team yesterday barricaded the Corporate headquarters of Nigeria-Export Import Bank (NEXIM) over failure by the bank to provide N150 million to facilitate the hosting of Bash Ali’s Guinness book of World Record fight project. Bash Ali and his team had arrived at the bank in a convoy to keep a scheduled appointment