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September 23, 2017 4:38 AM I was amazed Obasanjo asked Buhari to negotiate with Kanu –Clarke, SAN

During the administration of former President Goodluck Jonathan, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, preached the unity of Nigeria. But now that President Muhammadu Buhari, a northerner, is in charge, he’s preaching secession. Can we say the agitation of such a person is genuine? Let me be honest with you: No agitation in Nigeria 16

September 22, 2017 11:39 PM Prospect of Atmospheric Nuclear Test by North Korea Raises Specter of Danger

“It is not clear North Korea has that capability yet,’’ said Siegfried S. Hecker, the former director of Los Alamos National Laboratory and the nuclear weapons expert the North Koreans let in to see their uranium enrichment plants years ago, when they wanted to make clear to the Obama administration that their atomic weapons program was moving ahead 24

September 22, 2017 7:45 PM Apapa Gridlock: Lagos govt bars truck owners from state temporarily

The Lagos State Government on Friday directed owners and operators of articulated vehicles/trucks and petroleum tankers to stay away from Lagos “for now.” At a press conference jointly addressed by officials of the state as well as members of the Association of Maritime Truck Owners, AMATO, in Lagos, the government said the incessant traffic bottleneck 9

September 18, 2017 9:17 AM Police list Nnamdi Kanu, IPOB crimes in Abia state

The police in Abia state have highlighted some of the crimes alleged to have been committed by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) during the recent riots that took place in the state. The police claimed that soldiers recovered Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) and petrol bombs from the house of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of IPOB. Commissioner 10

September 16, 2017 7:23 AM Blast: Four Killed In Midnight Attack On Hausa Community In Delta

Four persons have been killed in Abraka market area in Asaba, the Delta State capital following an attack by yet unknown assailants. The assailants, who invaded the Hausa/Fulani settlement at about 12 pm on Friday night at the market within the Asaba metropolis, killed three men, one woman and left several others with injuries. Armed with guns and other 16

September 16, 2017 7:23 AM DELTA: 4 feared dead, others injured as unknown assailants invade Hausa settlement, mosque

There was mayhem in Asaba, Delta State when unknown gunmen invaded a suspected Hausa settlement killing three men, one woman and left several others with varying degrees of injury. Reports say the assailants armed with guns and other dangerous weapons attacked at about 10pm Friday night at the Abraka market within the Asaba metropolis, shooting sporadically 17

September 16, 2017 3:48 AM Parsons Green: Manhunt under way for Tube bomber

A manhunt is under way to find the person behind Friday's rush hour Tube bombing in south-west London. Police said they were "chasing down suspects" and had hundreds of officers trawling CCTV in the wake of the District Line attack, which injured 29. The UK terror threat has been raised to critical - the highest level - meaning an attack is expected 18

September 15, 2017 6:56 PM Police searching for assailant who detonated bomb in London subway car, injuring at least 22

LONDON —Police in London were searching for the assailant who detonated a homemade bomb Friday that sent a scorching blast of smoke and flame through a London subway car, injuring at least 22 rush-hour commuters and sending panicked crowds scrambling for safety in what police called a terrorist incident. As of Friday evening, there was no immediate claim 21

September 15, 2017 6:03 PM Search for perpetrators of bomb on London subway, 29 wounded

LONDON (AP) - A homemade bomb planted in a rush-hour subway car injured 29 people in London on Friday, sparking a huge manhunt for the perpetrators of what police said was the fourth terrorist attack in the British capital this year. Prime Minister Theresa May said the device "was intended to cause significant harm," but to the relief of authorities 19

September 13, 2017 5:20 AM Ransome-Kuti, convicted soldiers drag Army before presidential probe panel

ABUJA—Erstwhile Commander of the Multi-National Joint Task Force, Enitan Ransome-Kuti, who was demoted from the rank of Brigadier-General to Colonel, was among soldiers that, yesterday, that demanded justice from the presidential probe panel sitting in Abuja. The Federal Government constituted the seven-man judicial panel of inquiry to investigate alleged 22