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September 24, 2017 5:32 AM Fulani Herdsmen more dangerous than IPOB – Emma Isong

The General Overseer of Christian Central Chapel International, Bishop (Dr) Emma Gospel Isong has said that Fulani Herdsmen are more dangerous than members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Speaking with DAILY POST in an interview on phone in Calabar, Dr Isong regretted the activity of Fulani herdsmen, saying they wrecked more havoc than IPOB group 16

September 24, 2017 12:37 AM Restructure Nigeria now to attain balance, says Tinubu

Tinubu also explained that there were immense benefits to all in the event of a restructuring that would create the correct balance. “It would be better”, he stressed, “to restructure things to attain the correct balance between our collective purpose on one hand and our separate grassroots realities on the other.” The former governor counselled the champions 21

September 23, 2017 11:20 PM What Operation Python Dance 2 planned to do to us before senate's intervention

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) ha declared its readiness to stand before a commission of inquiry into the activities of the Operation Python Dance 2 in the southeast. IPOB said but for the senate, the security operatives under the operation were ready to commence the ‘mass execution of innocent members’ of the organisation. In a statement released 14

September 23, 2017 7:37 PM Breaking: We must guard against separating Nigeria into small pieces, Tinubu warns

“Being more pragmatic, separating the nation into small pieces resolves nothing and creates additional problems”. Tinubu noted that gargantuan challenges were facing the country but explained that they were not enough to call for the dismantling of the federation at a time some parts of the world were taking advantage of integration. The APC leader 24

September 23, 2017 7:12 PM 3 killed as Niger Delta militants strike oil vessel in Bayelsa

Some gunmen believed to be militants have hit a tug-boat loaded with crude oil in the souther Ijaw creeks in Bayelsa state causing chaos in surrounding areas. Premium Times reports that the incident happened less than three weeks after a similar attack in an ambush on a military houseboat that led to the death of two persons. NAIJ.com learnt that the gunmen 14

September 23, 2017 6:39 PM They killed my Chairman in cold blood – Gov. Ortom

The quartet were killed by armed youths, last week, in a crisis linked to alleged tussle between two brothers belonging to different political camps. The alleged face-off between the two brothers, said to have in the past defied attempts to resolve, reportedly suddenly escalated, leading to the razing of several houses, cars and valuables apart from the gunshot 14

September 23, 2017 4:55 PM Gunmen kill two policemen, one NSCDC operative in Bayelsa

Gunmen, suspected to be sea pirates, have murdered two policemen and an operative of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Bayelsa State. The incident reportedly occurred on Friday night on the Ekebiri waterways of Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of the state. The sea pirates, it was learnt, lay in wait in a concealed position in Ekebiri 16

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 23, 2017 2:56 AM Police arrest 34 peace corps officials in Lagos

No fewer than 34 officials of the Nigeria Peace Corps were arrested on Friday by the Lagos State Police Command. Saturday PUNCH learnt that they apprehended in the Ikorodu area of the state while they wanted to commence a meeting. Our correspondent gathered that the men were taken to the command’s headquarters in Ikeja. The Lagos State Police Public 16

September 23, 2017 12:38 AM Septuagenarian arrested for raping girl, 6, for three years

A 70-year-old man, Simon Alobu, has been arrested by the Ebonyi State Police Command, for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl in Akpoha Community, Afikpo North Local Government Area of Ebonyi State over the course of three years. The arrest of the suspect was sequel to a petition written to the police by officials of the Ebonyi State Family Law Centre 7