Kaduna, Nigeria: At least 82 people were killed on Wednesday in two bombings in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna targeting opposition leader and former president Muhammadu Buhari at a busy market and a […]
A public affairs analyst, Sola Ojewusi, has said nobody should point accusing finger at President Goodluck Jonathan for the twin bomb explosions that occurred in Kaduna State on Wednesday, which almost claimed the […]
Nigeria‘s Industry, Trade and Investment Minister says there is a strong appetite for both local and international businesses to invest in the West African nation’s economy, despite the security challenges the […]
The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Abubakar, has instituted a high-powered investigation team made up of seasoned investigators to unearth the perpetrators of Tuesday bomb attacks in Kaduna in which 82 […]
Chief Chekwas Okorie, National Chairman, United Progressive Party (UPP), on Tuesday exonerated President Goodluck Jonathan of blame in the current wave of insecurity Nigeria.
Okorie made this known when he […]
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Amb. Aminu Wali, on Tuesday said that Cameroon had deployed about 1,000 soldiers in Nigerian border to fight Boko Haram.Wali made the statement in Lagos at the Nigerian Institute […]
President Goodluck Jonathan has re-assured the parents of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls of the federal government’s determination and his own personal resolve to ensure that the girls that are still in captivity […]
President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday named the former Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr. Osita Chidoka, as the new Minister of Aviation.
He also named a former lecturer at the University […]
Former Nigerian Head of State Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has accused President Goodluck Jonathan of deploying the institutions of the state to wage war against the country, especially the opposition. In a statement […]
President Goodluck Jonathan hits back at General Muhammadu Buhari over his statement today, titled “Pull Nigeria Back From the Brink”, which contains allegations leveled against the Jonathan led administration on […]
A helicopter belonging to the Nigerian Air Force crashed today South of Bama, Nigeria’s Defence authorities have said.
A statement by the Director of Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade, said the […]
A days-long raid on a northeast Nigerian town by Boko Haram left dozens dead and displaced more than 15,000 residents, Nigeria’s National Emergency Management Agency reports. Scores of fighters armed with […]
Nigeria’s press is traditionally free to write almost anything about anyone – whether it’s true or not. But reporters fear a government sensitive to criticism is now cracking down, especially on coverage of the […]
The Commandant General of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Dr. Ade Abolurin, has blamed the inability of the law enforcement agents to unravel those behind the assassination of some politicians in […]
With most parts of northern and central Borno State under their control, gunmen of the Boko Haram have been mounting tollgates on major international highways within the state where they collect fees from […]
Boko Haram gunmen killed at least 100 people and set dozens of homes ablaze, after capturing the northeastern Nigerian town of Damboa on Saturday.
As per local reports, the attacks started on Friday and by […]