Why is Buratai in a hurry to free Boko Haram suspected terrorists in Nigeria? Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo

My theory. Boko Haram is an enterprise. The wheel of the war must be kept spinning for the profiteers and racketeers of blood. The insurgency has raged on for more than a decade. And when it appears the vestiges...

Late Senator Longjang was a peaceful man, committed to Nigerian project – Lawan

Nigerian President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has said that Senator Ignatius Longjang, until his death on Sunday, was a peaceful man and a bridge builder committed to the Nigerian project.Lawan paid glowing tribute to Longjang when he led...

Igbinedion University At 20: A monument to an inventive spirit – Perspectives by Erasmus Ikhide

Igbinedion University Okada (IUO), the foremost Private University in Nigeria has recorded many firsts in the field of academic excellence in sub-saharan Africa. Without a doubt, as one of the first private academic institutions across African sub-region has been...

Nigeria’s Buhari makes bold promise in Addis: All kidnapped children will be freed

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, reassured Nigerians and the international community of the steadfast commitment of his government to secure the freedom of all children and other victims of abduction by terrorists in the country.The President...

ECOWAS leaders set up committee on Nigeria’s land border closure, discuss eco currency

The Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government has constituted a committee, headed by President Roch Marc Christian Kabore of Burkina Faso,  to study and make a full report on Nigeria’s land border closure with her neighbours.The decision...

Nigeria insecurity: Where do we go from here? Perspectives by Abiodun Komolafe

Have you watched the video clips of the gruesome execution of Lawan Andimi and Roypvil Dalyep by Boko Haram? Have you ever imagined what it feels like to take one’s loved ones away with hopes of reuniting with them waning with each passing day? Have you for once paused to ponder the pains and the trauma of Nigerians who...

Nigeria’s Buhari to allocate more money to research, science and technology, he pledges in Addis Ababa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, affirmed that Nigeria recognizes the centrality of science and technology in the development process and will ensure adequate resource allocation for research and development.Speaking at a breakfast meeting of the...

Nigeria: SERAP drags Buhari government, Cross River to ECOWAS court over ‘sham trial of Agba Jalingo’

The Nigerian Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the government of Nigeria and Cross River state government of governor Ben Ayade to ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja “over the prolonged, arbitrary detention; unfair prosecution; persecution, and...

ECOWAS pulling resources to crush Boko Haram, terrorism in Africa – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, commended the renewed vigour by ECOWAS member countries to mobilize its own resources to combat terrorism.The President spoke at the High Level meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council...

Nigeria: Really corruption fighting Buhari – Perspectives by Abba Dukawa

Indeed, corruption must be seen as a cancer worm that has eaten deep into the fabric of the nation, and this cancer poses critical challenges to Nigeria’s economic and social development. Corruption not only diverts resources from legitimate causes...

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