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3 Revelations Ooni Made About His Visit To President Buhari Over Sunday Igboho

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi Ojaja 11 finally opened up weeks after he had visited President Muhammadu Buhari over the embattled Yoruba Nation activist, Sunday Igboho. Recall that the traditional ruler had visited the President when his agitation activities in the South-west were being hinged on secession.

  9 months ago ago
3 Revelations Ooni Made About His Visit To President Buhari Over Sunday Igboho

ECONOMY-FINANCE

ENaira Can End Kidnapping, Bulk Cash In Banks Should Be Abolished - Former SSA To Edo State Gov

A former Senior Special Assistant to Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on New Media, Jack Obinyan has revealed one of the gains he thinks the newly introduced eNaira will bring to Nigeria and Nigerians. According to him, the electronic/digital Naira can end Kidnapping in the country.

  9 months ago ago
ENaira Can End Kidnapping, Bulk Cash In Banks Should Be Abolished - Former SSA To Edo State Gov

MILITARY

[OPINION] FGN Will Play Into the Hands of ISWAP, Boko Haram if Bandits are Declared Terrorists

Dr. Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi has remained committed and outspoken about what he believes is the right course of action in dealing with the challenges posed to Nigeria and her citizens by bandits. In his most recent post on his Facebook account on Sunday the 24th of October, he submitted that declaring bandits as terrorists would worsen the insecurity posed by them.

  9 months ago ago
[OPINION] FGN Will Play Into the Hands of ISWAP, Boko Haram if Bandits are Declared Terrorists

MILITARY

The Killing of 18 Worshippers in Niger Mosque & The Need To Declare Bandits As Terrorists

According to the Daily Trust, no fewer than 18 people were reportedly dead after suspected bandits attacked a mosque in Maza-Kuka Community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State. The gunmen stormed the mosque when worshippers were planning to observe prayer in the early hours of Monday, October 25, 2021.

  9 months ago ago
The Killing of 18 Worshippers in Niger Mosque & The Need To Declare Bandits As Terrorists

HEALTH

It is Very Dangerous To Talk While Eating, Check Out The Harm It Could Cause

Talking while eating is very dangerous, it is contributing to death of many kids through choking. Many adults also may also be choked as a result. According to medical news today, choking is the leading cause of death among infants and the fourth leading cause of death among preschool children.

  9 months ago ago
It is Very Dangerous To Talk While Eating, Check Out The Harm It Could Cause

SOCIETY

Why Wakili Needs To Be Re-arrested After He Escaped From Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo State

It has been figured out that hired Fulani mercenaries are being responsible for the alleged attack of Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo State, on Friday night. Photo credit: The Willing NG Recall that on Saturday, prisoners escaped from the Abolongo correctional facility in Oyo town, after some gunmen invaded the correctional center and freed many inmates.

  9 months ago ago
Why Wakili Needs To Be Re-arrested After He Escaped From Abolongo Correctional Facility In Oyo State

MILITARY

The Recent Attack On A Mosque Is Another Reason Why Bandits Should Be Declared Terrorists

The government could be left with few options than to officially identify bandits as terrorists after the gruesome attack on worshippers in a mosque. According to reports, the attack occurred at Maza-Kuka in the Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger state. It was reported that some armed gunmen stormed the mosque and indiscriminately shot at worshippers, killing about 18 persons.

  9 months ago ago
The Recent Attack On A Mosque Is Another Reason Why Bandits Should Be Declared Terrorists

SOCIETY

How Unknown Gunmen Stormed a Mosque in Niger State and Shot Dead 18 Worshipers at Close Range

Photo Credit: Today Despite the best efforts of the Nigerian government and the country's gallant troops and other security operatives to quell insecurity, not much success has been achieved so far. Just recently, the town of Maza-Kuka in the Mashegu Local government area of Niger State was thrown into deep mourning after 18 people were killed in a dastardly manner by unknown gunmen.

  9 months ago ago
How Unknown Gunmen Stormed a Mosque in Niger State and Shot Dead 18 Worshipers at Close Range

POLITICS

President Buhari's Achievement In The South-South Region That You May Hardly Hear About

Following the years of exploration of mineral resources from the Ogoni Kingdom, the land that cover the area has been polluted with oil spillage. Photo: President Muhammadu Buhari, culled from the Nation The contamination has, grossly, affected that residents of the area to the extent that life could be considered miserable to them.

  9 months ago ago
President Buhari's Achievement In The South-South Region That You May Hardly Hear About

SOCIETY

Worshippers observing early morning prayer killed and abducted by Gunmen at a mosque in Niger state

Gunmen in the early hours of today, 26th, October 2021, have reportedly killed and abducted some worshipers who were observing early morning prayer at a Mosque in Niger State. According to reports, the worshipers were saying their early morning prayers when the gunmen stormed the Mosque located at Mazukaka village in Mashegu LGA of the state around 5:30 am killing some worshipers, while also destroying properties.

  9 months ago ago
Worshippers observing early morning prayer killed and abducted by Gunmen at a mosque in Niger state

MILITARY

Opinion: Sheikh Gumi Is Right About Not Declaring Bandits As Terrorist For Now

Often times, it is always said that non-state actors should stay clear of matters that concerns the government. But, government is too big for politicians alone to handle. The recent statements made by the revered cleric, Sheikh Gumi, where he warned that there might be serious consequences if bandits are declared terrorists, have been generating mixed reactions.

  9 months ago ago
Opinion: Sheikh Gumi Is Right About Not Declaring Bandits As Terrorist For Now

SOCIETY

Gunmen Attack Mosque, Kill 18 Worshipers In Niger

Gunmen have allegedly attacked a mosque in Maza-Kuka village in Mashegu local government council of Niger State, killing 18 worshipers. According to reports, armed men stormed the community in huge numbers and attacked villagers who were praying early in the morning. Ahmed Ibrahim-Matane, the Secretary to the Niger State Government, confirmed the attack to The Nation.

  9 months ago ago
Gunmen Attack Mosque, Kill 18 Worshipers In Niger

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Mosque Again, 18 Reported Killed As Gunmen Attack Niger

No fewer than 18 people were reportedly killed in the early hours of Monday as armed bandits invaded Maza-Kuka Community, Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State. Source: Daily Trust Sources told our correspondent that armed men, in large numbers, stormed the community on motorcycles and went straight to the mosque while the victims were observing their early morning prayers and killed 18 people.

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Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Mosque Again, 18 Reported Killed As Gunmen Attack Niger

MILITARY

How FG Plans To Bring IPOB To An End

The Indigenous people of Biafra, otherwise known as IPOB, is a separatist group that exist in the south east. The group has been on the vanguard of the movement for the actualization of the Republic of Biafra, a secessionist agenda. The group claims that the south east has been politically, socio-economically and culturally marginalised in the Nigerian project.

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How FG Plans To Bring IPOB To An End

SOCIETY

My baby was neglected after they shot her in her right hand - Father laments, cries for help

A man identified as Tyokaa in Makurdi has cried out over the shooting of his baby's right hand. The incident happened early this month. The police division attached to their community came to the area to attack some hoodlums. It was at this point that his wife was returning home from her work.

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My baby was neglected after they shot her in her right hand - Father laments, cries for help

MILITARY

Stop Branding Terrorism As Banditry - Akeredolu

The executive governor of Ondo State, Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN, has warned that the various criminal activities of kidnapping, bombing and physical assault on their people in some parts of the country which are being classified as banditry must be appropriately dealt with and treated as terrorism.

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Stop Branding Terrorism As Banditry - Akeredolu

JUSTICE

Special Courts To Prosecute Gender-based Violence Offenders In Edo State

The menace of rape and similar crimes has become worrisome in the country. Edo state governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, recently signed the Violence Against Persons Bill into law to demonstrate that the state is committed to addressing gender-based violence. The governor noted that Edo state has established the Sexual Assault Referral Centre and named in memory of Vivian Ogu, a girl whose life was abruptly taken some years ago by criminals in an attempt to rape her.

  9 months ago ago
Special Courts To Prosecute Gender-based Violence Offenders In Edo State

SOCIETY

Four people killed, many others injured as herdsmen clash with villagers, in Kaduna state.

Four people have been confirmed dead, while three others were injured, following a bloody clash, between Fulani herdsmen and the people of Jankasa village, in Zangon Kataf Local Government Area, of Kaduna State. The incident happened on Monday, October 25. It was gathered that the incident happened along some cattle routes, and it escalated into a fierce fight.

  9 months ago ago
Four people killed, many others injured as herdsmen clash with villagers, in Kaduna state.

SOCIETY

Police reveals how gunmen destroyed properties, killed 18 worshipers & abducted 7 others in Niger

It's no longer news that some unknown gunmen believed to be bandits, invaded Maza-Kuka in the Mashegu local government council of Niger State, killed no fewer than 18 persons who were observing early morning prayers at a Mosque in Mazakuka village. The Commissioner of Police in the state, Monday Kuryas, who confirmed the incident disclosed that, the gunmen reportedly arrived on motorcycles and went straight into the mosque shooting sporadically resulting in the death of residents, they also abducted seven other worshipers at the mosque and destroyed property worth millions of naira belonging to Abubakar Maigandus in the village.

  9 months ago ago
Police reveals how gunmen destroyed properties, killed 18 worshipers & abducted 7 others in Niger

SOCIETY

Ogun State Inducts Road Safety Advisory Committee

The Ogun State Government under the leadership of Governor Dapo Abiodun, has inducted the Road Safety Advisory Committee in the State, charging its members to discharge their duties consciously.  The Committee shall be headed by the Deputy Governor, Mrs. Noimot Salako-Oyedele. The Governor noted the importance of roads to Nigerians, and said though efforts were made to improve air, water and rail transportation, his administration would continue to pay attention to roads and how to make them safe.

  9 months ago ago
Ogun State Inducts Road Safety Advisory Committee