Nigerian Army Confirm Heavy Clash Between Troops And Boko Haram In Yobe State
The rate at which Herdsmen, Boko Haram and Bandits attack some northern state these days is becoming alarming.
According to a statement by the Director of Army Public Relations, Brigadier General Mohammed Yerima, the clash occurred on Friday, 23rd April, 2021.
Yerima explained that the terrorists attacked Geidam on Friday, destroying three communications masts and looting some shops in the process but were eventually repelled by troops and air components of Operation Lafiya Dole, resulting in the killing of 21 insurgents.
Killer Herdsmen, Boko Haram Want To Destroy Nigeria - Tinubu
Bola Asiwaju Tinubu was the Former Governor of Lagos State and a Chieftain in All Progressive Congress (APC).
Recently, National Leader of APC Bola Tinubu has accused killer herdsmen and Boko Haram of plotting to destroy Nigeria by attacking farmers.
According to Punch, the APC chieftain stated this at the 23rd-25th convocation ceremonies of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi.
Mr Tinubu, an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, added, “We approach a defining moment as a nation.
Tinubu warned that the attacks on farmers across the country would cause a hike in food prices, adding that the country must launch programmes to expand food production.
Mr Tinubu also asked the government at both federal and state-level to consider subsidising the restart of agricultural activity interrupted by terror and criminality.
IPOB Allegedly Accuse Gov. Uzodimma Over Commander Ikonso's Death
The series of Attacks Lunched by IPOB, Bandits and Herdsmen in Imo state is getting out of hand.
Recently, The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have vowed to deal Governor Hope Uzodinma a decisive blow for killing one of its leaders, Commander Ikonso.
It said, Hope Uzodinma has murdered sleep. So he should be ready to stay awake! Fulani terrorists pretending as cattle sellers in Enugu destroyed police van and attacked government officials on lawful duty with AK-47. But no army, police, or DSS attacked them till now.
On Saturday, the police announced they had killed the commander of the proscribed organisation and six others, accusing them of masterminding the attack on a prison and police headquarters in Owerri.
Mr Powerful further accused the governor of courting Mr Ikonso to no avail.
Your Govt Represent Unending Agony - PDP Tells Gov Abiodun, APC
The Ogun State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said the government of Governor Dapo Abiodun and the All Progressives Congress (APC) represented unlimited agony in the state.
This was contained in a statement made available to DAILY POST by the State Publicity Secretary of the PDP, Akinloye Bankole, on Saturday.
Bankole, who said the Ogun APC was pained with the growing wave of stability and harmony in the PDP in recent time, told the party that Ogun people are still awaiting all the “electoral eldorado” it promised during the campaigns.
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