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July 19, 2018 4:20 AM Commander, 21 others involved in Chibok girls’ kidnap arrested– The Sun News

“The suspects are Modu, aka Abor, who confessed to being one of the Boko Haram commanders who coordinated and led the kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls in 2014 and several attacks on Bama, Gwoza and Mubi towns in Borno and Adamawa states; Mohammed, who confessed to have participated in the Chibok schoolgirls’ kidnapping and co-ordinating suicide bombings 20

July 18, 2018 9:18 AM Taliban Commander Beheaded By IS Militants

A Taliban commander, Mullah Burjan was beheaded by militants loyal to the hardline Islamic State (IS) group on Wednesday. Scores of fighters from the rival groups, according to the official, have been killed in Darzab district over the past two days as Taliban and IS outfit are engaged in fierce fighting to gain more grounds in the strategically important 21

July 16, 2018 8:33 AM Family of slain NYSC member petitions against Garki hospital, makes demands

The family of Angela Igwetu, a member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, shot dead by a police officer, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Ibraham Idris, demanding justice against Garki General Hospital. In the petition, the family told the police authorities to go after the hospital, insisting that the autopsy report faulted 16

July 14, 2018 8:55 AM Why Nigeria will collapse, go into civil war – Maj. Gen. Momah

A former Minister of Science and Technology, Maj. General (rtd) Sam Momah has predicted that Nigeria will break up and go into a civil war that may last up to 100 years by 2030. The one time Adjutant General and Commander, Training and Doctrine Command, pointed out that unless something was done on the current structure of the country, Nigeria was bound 24

July 9, 2018 5:36 PM Boko Haram: Nigerian Army hands over 183 radicalized children to UN

The Nigerian Army on Monday formally handed over 183 children linked with armed group, Boko Haram in the Northeast to the United Nations Children and Education Fund (UNICEF) for rehabilitation. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, the Chief Army Staff, said the handover was in line with the international laws for the protection 21

July 9, 2018 2:08 PM FRSC set to clamp down motorists with fake driver’s licence

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, on Monday said that it would clamp down on motorists with either fake or expired driver’s licence. The Unit Commander of the corps, Mr Philip Ozonnandi, stated this to newsmen in Ore, Ondo State. He pointed out that despite the numerous announcements made by the FRSC concerning expired or fake licence, most drivers 18

July 5, 2018 9:58 AM Massive redeployment in Nigerian Air Force [See Details]

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has redeployed a total of 52 senior officers comprising 16 Air Vice Marshals (AVM), 16 Air Commodores, nine Group Captains, seven Wing Commanders and four Squadron Leaders. Prominent among those affected by the deployment are four Branch Chiefs at the NAF Headquarters and one Air Officer Commanding. According to the News Agency 28

July 1, 2018 2:21 AM Proscription of IPOB won’t stand – Ejimakor, Kanu’s lawyerThe Sun News

from Section 179 you now see copious provisions that govern conditions for bail, cognizant of jumping of bail, forfeiture order, among others. Now, to his house and carried out military operations on the orders of their Commander-in-Chief President Buhari. If you look at Kanu’s charge sheets, it is titled Federal Republic of Nigeria vs Nnamdi Kanu; Federal 27

June 14, 2018 2:27 PM MKO Abiola: Shehu Sani lists other names Buhari should apologize to

Shehu Sani, Senator representing Kaduna Central, on Thursday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to apologize to the family of late President, Musa Yar’Adua. The All Progressives Congress, APC, chieftain also urged Buhari to also apologize to the families of late activists, Ken Saro Wiwa, Beko Kuti and Chima Ubani. In a tweet, the lawmaker further admonished 38

June 13, 2018 5:33 AM Boko Haram: Troops kill 23 terrorists in Borno

Troops of 153 Task Force Battalion in conjunction with Cameroonian Defence Forces while on clearance operation on Monday, 11 June, 2018, encountered Boko Haram terrorists. A statement on Tuesday, from Texas Chukwu, Brigadier General and Director Army Public Relations said, at least 23 of the terrorists were neutralized and several others were wounded 24