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April 21, 2018 11:39 AM Biafra: Military has turned Nnamdi Kanu, parents into ghosts – Family

Family of the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu has expressed anger and worry over the conflicting reports concerning his whereabouts. The family, speaking through Prince Emmanuel Kanu, called on the military to tell them where their parents and son, Nnamdi are. Ever since soldiers invaded the house of the Kanus late last year, both the IPOB leader 18

April 18, 2018 12:05 PM Taraba Killings: Army Declares Five Wanted

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday declared five persons wanted in Taraba for their alleged roles in killings in Takum Local Government Area and other parts of the state. The army named the suspects as Tanko Adiku Dantayi, Kurusi Danladi, Chindo, Big Olumba and Chairman Poko. The army spokesman, Texas Chukwu, in a statement, appealed to the people of Taraba 19

April 18, 2018 4:26 AM Obiano’s wife lifts widow with houseThe Sun News

was another emotional event last week when the wife of Anambra State Governor, Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano handed over a three bedroom bungalow constructed by her Non-Governmental Organization, the Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFÉ) for a widow in Uruana village Nibo, Awka South local government area, Mrs. Elizabeth Okonkwo. Mrs. Okonkwo’s three 21

April 17, 2018 10:58 AM UN announces return of 53 Sudanese refugees from Chad

The United Nations has announced the return of 53 Sudanese refugees after they spent more than 14 years in refugee camps in eastern Chad. convoy of 53 Sudanese refugees who have returned to Sudan after more than 14 years in exile in eastern Chad. In a statement, Noriko Yoshida, UNHCR representative in Sudan, said: “it is very moving to see refugees returning 23

April 17, 2018 12:36 AM 2 shot as police raid MASSOB secretariat, Ohanaeze kicksThe Sun News

ensued on Sunday evening at Anaku community, Ayamelum LGA, Anambra State, as a combined team of policemen and AVS, Anaku unit, numbering about 30, allegedly raided the Movement for Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) and BIM secretariat in the area. The police team reportedly also shot two members, Mr. Jude Osiagugo and John Udekwe, and carted 20

April 14, 2018 11:14 AM Osinbajo jets out of Nigeria

Laolu Akande, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity made the announcement in a statement Saturday morning. He said Osinbajo is representing Nigeria at an emergency meeting of leaders of the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, holding in Lome, the capital city of Togo. “ECOWAS leaders will receive a report on the situation 23

April 13, 2018 6:45 AM 6 corps members to repeat service year in Bauchi

About six members of the National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, would have their service years extended for flouting the service scheme laws. James explained that the award winners did not only work in different organizations, but executed numerous community development projects and programs both at groups and individuals levels. “These range from construction 26

April 13, 2018 5:03 AM Osun Govt Assures Residents Of Adequate Security Of Lives, Property

The state Government of Osun has assured the people of the state of adequate security of their lives and property. Commissioner for Information and Strategy in the state, Adelani Baderinwa said the government has not relented on its efforts in providing maximum security and ensuring peace and harmony in the state. He attributed the peaceful atmosphere 24

April 13, 2018 3:46 AM NYSC PoP: 5 corps members die in Kaduna, 16 abscond in SokotoThe Sun News

thousands of the 2017 batch ‘A’ corps members across the country wound up the one year mandatory service to the country, five died during the service year. Coordinator of the scheme in Kaduna state, Dahunsi Mohammed, announced the deaths, at the Passing out Parade (PoP), yesterday. The PoP is the last of the four cardinal points of the NYSC; orientation 24

April 12, 2018 10:40 AM Police arrest Niger Delta Avengers leaders

Operatives of the Inspector General of Police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), have arrested two principal leaders of the Amalgamated Niger Delta Avengers members. They were apprehended after demanding a ransom of N20million from Niger Delta Petroleum Resources or they will kidnap oil workers of the company. “On Wednesday 11th April 2018, sequel to several 25