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September 22, 2017 3:20 PM Jude Ndukwe: IPOB – The ants, hyenas and purveyors of falsehood

Since the invasion of Igbo geographical entity in South East Nigeria, which has elicited widespread condemnation of the federal government and its military, a lot of government officials including the military have embarked on fire brigade public relations stunts meant to douse the tension they created among Nigerians and the international community 13

September 22, 2017 8:16 AM Lamido warns against politics of blackmail

DUTSE—Former governor of Jigawa State, Sule Lamido, has warned politician against politics of blackmail and hatred, saying it does not augur well for the existing democracy and the country at large. He further dismissed speculations that the recent outburst of the former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, on President Buhari’s administration was working 16

September 22, 2017 7:40 AM Nigerian govt summons Turkish ambassador

The Nigerian government has summoned the Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hakan Çakıl. The meeting expected to hold on Friday was called over massive illegal shipment of arms from his country to Nigeria. Nigeria will express dissatisfaction over the situation and also demand immediate action to curb the menace. Comptroller General of the Nigeria Customs 18

September 22, 2017 7:02 AM Buhari now in London – Adesina

Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, has said his principal arrived the United Kingdom safely. Buhari departed New York earlier on Thursday where he attended the 72nd United Nations General Assembly. The Presidency had hinted before President Buhari left the country that he would travel through London 16

September 21, 2017 6:34 PM Buhari leaves New York for London

President Buhari checked out of his hotel Millennium Tower New York accommodation at about 8.05am for JFK International Airport for his journey the London. Recall that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina had in a statement before the President left Abuja last weekend said that Buhari will go to London from New York after 18

September 21, 2017 4:33 PM Customs uncovers Nigerian arms syndicate in Turkey

Disclosing this in Lagos, Comptroller-General of the Service, Col. Hammed Ali, and (Rtd) said that the importer of the arms has been identified as Great James Oil and Gas Limited. Ali also said that all Customs Area Comptrollers have been put on red alert at all entry points into the country which includes the airports, seaport and border posts. He said that the agency 19

September 21, 2017 3:33 PM Fulani herdsmen are criminals, not terrorists like IPOB – FG

The federal government of Nigeria, Thursday, said that the rampaging Fulani herdsmen reported to have killed lives and raped women as well as destroyed farmers’ farmlands in some states in the country are not terrorists but simply criminals. The federal government however said that the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, is a terrorists organization because 16

September 21, 2017 3:33 PM Fire NNPC GMD now for insensitivity, Niger Delta youths tell Buhari

ABUJ – NIGER Delta Youth Leaders has told President Muhammadu Buhari to remove the Group Managing Director, GMD of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Maikanti Baru, so as to avert looming crisis in the Niger Delta region. The youth leaders alleged that the relative peace being enjoyed in the zone will become a thing of the past if Baru continues 18

September 21, 2017 7:14 AM Kanu, Biafra And Its Disciples By Azu Ishiekwene

When the founder of the Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), Ralph Uwazuruike, told The Interview in August that the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, was being used to destroy Biafra, I thought it was their private fight playing out at last. In the early days of MASSOB when Uwazuruike was planning 19

September 21, 2017 6:32 AM Gov Ayade takes Joy Odama’s murder case to President Buhari

ABUJA—GOVERNOR Ben Ayade of Cross River State, yesterday, vowed to take the case of murdered 200 Level student of the Department of Mass Communication, Cross River State University of Technology, CRUTECH, Joy Odama, to President Muhammadu Buhari. Governor Ayade spoke through the Director General, Due Process and Price Intelligence Bureau, Governor’s 16