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The Story Of How The Civil War Made The Father Of A Nollywood Actress Deaf (Photos)

Georgina Onuoha was one of Nollywood's best actresses in the 1990s, with fans from all over Africa; however, few people are aware that her father was once a Nigerian soldier. Soldiers' lives are full of sacrifices and hardships, but they accept all of them and happily sacrifice their bodies and lives for their country.

  1 month ago ago
The Story Of How The Civil War Made The Father Of A Nollywood Actress Deaf (Photos)

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies, Bukola Saraki Urges For Continued Prayers

Another Prominent Nigeria dies Dogonyaro, a Former Field Commander of ECOMOG, died in Jos on Thursday morning according to family sources.The retired general was popular for being a member of the "langtang Mafia" during his days in the military.He was also responsible for announcing the coup that removed current President, Muhammadu Buhari from power in 1985.

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies, Bukola Saraki Urges For Continued Prayers

MILITARY

Meet Nigerian Fearless Soldier Who Became Sierra Leone Chief Of Defence Staff (Photos )

In the history of Nigeria's mission to Sierra Leone and Liberia , one man stood out as Nigeria's foremost outstanding commander of all time & one of the greatest military personnel of our time .He is identified as brigadier Gen .Maxwell Mitikishe Khobe .

  8 months ago ago
Meet Nigerian Fearless Soldier Who Became Sierra Leone Chief Of Defence Staff (Photos )

POLITICS

How Former Liberia President Samuel Doe Was Assassinated

Samuel Doe was the former head of State of Liberia from 1980 to 1990.Prior to 1980, he never dreamt of being a president.On his way to power, he made enemies.

  8 months ago ago
How Former Liberia President Samuel Doe Was Assassinated

CRIME

Six Suspected Kidnappers Were Arrested Alonside Abuja-Lokoja Highway Today.

Six Suspected Kidnappers Were Arrested Alonside Abuja-Lokoja-Koton Karfe Highway While Trying to Escape With Hundreds Of Stolen Cows. The suspects who were arrested in the early hours of today revealed after several hours of interrogations to be a member of daresallam and were trying to escape from their camp before the local hunters ran over them. The former SSA on security to Kogi Local government, honorable Isah Abdulkarim ECOMOG issued a statement through his media aide that, he's earlier received an

  1 year ago ago
Six Suspected Kidnappers Were Arrested Alonside Abuja-Lokoja Highway Today.

MILITARY

Nigerian Navy To Replace Flagship Warship NNS ARADU After Years Of Participation In ECOMOG Ops

According to the report from Deji Adesogan, a military and security affairs expert popularly known as Uncle Deji, it was gathered that the Nigerian Navy is making plans to replace flagship warship code named NNS ARADU in which he described as the greatest Naval vessel in the history of Nigeria.

  6 months ago ago
Nigerian Navy To Replace Flagship Warship NNS ARADU After Years Of Participation In ECOMOG Ops

POLITICS

Nigerian Military Retirees Took To The Street Of Abuja To Protest About Their Entitlements (Photos)

The military retirees in Nigeria took to the street in Abuja to protest the non-payment of their entitlements or to stop every unnecessary deduction from their monthly benefits (pension). It can be recounted that Nigerian military retirees in their numbers from different zones of the country gathered at Abuja to vent their angers through protest the ill-treatment being given to them after their retirement from service by the Government. According to Mr. Anthony Gbaja Agbas, who is the leader of the Ex-servicemen

  10 months ago ago
Nigerian Military Retirees Took To The Street Of Abuja To Protest About Their Entitlements (Photos)

POLITICS

The First World Leader to be Tortured on Camera Before Beign Executed

Samuel Kanyon Doe, a 28year old Master Sargent assumed power in Liberia in 1980, when he attack the Executive Manson and brutally murdered President William R. Tolbert Jr. ending 133years of rule by black American Settlers known as Americo-Liberians. William R. Tolbert Jr 13 cabinet members were publicly executed ten days later, government ministers were walked publicly around Monrovia the state capital nude and then summarily executed by a firing squad on the beach. He also met his end on 9 September 1990 when

  1 year ago ago
The First World Leader to be Tortured on Camera Before Beign Executed

SOCIETY

BREAKING: Another Top Personality Dies After Brief Illness

General Joshua Nimyel Dogonyaro is dead Dogonyaro, a Former Field Commander of ECOMOG, died in Jos on Thursday morning according to family sources.Nigerian has lost another top personality, in the person of Ex-General Joshua Nimyel Dogonyaro.Nigerian Army mourned the death of Dogonyaro, who happens to be an honest man during his lifetime in the service.

  6 months ago ago
BREAKING: Another Top Personality Dies After Brief Illness

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies, Gas Explosion Kills Three In Ogun Community

Another Prominent Nigerian Dies General Joshua Nimyel Dogonyaro is dead.According to family sources, Dogonyaro, a former Field Commander of ECOMOG, died in Jos on Thursday morning.During his military career, the retired general was known for being a member of the "langtang Mafia."

  6 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Prominent Nigerian Dies, Gas Explosion Kills Three In Ogun Community

SPORTS

Retired Air Commodore Abayomi Balogun gives interesting insight on engagement of 'mercenaries'

photo credit; vonnews A security expert and war veteran Retired Air Commodore Abayomi Balogun was a guest on Arise News program ‘morning show’ on Saturday. The bulk of the discussion was centered upon the question of the engagement of mercenaries in the war against terrorists in the North East. Recall that in the aftermath of the killings of over 40 farmers in Borno state, the state governor requested for the engagement of mercenaries to help prosecute the war against the insurgency. Rt. Air Cmdr Abayomi

  11 months ago ago
Retired Air Commodore Abayomi Balogun gives interesting insight on engagement of 'mercenaries'

MILITARY

Breaking: General Dogonyaro Is Dead

According to family sources, General Joshua Nimyel Dogonyaro, the former Field Commander of ECOMOG, died in Jos on Thursday morning, May 13th.He was said to have passed away at the age of 80.During his military career, the former general was known for being a member of the "Langtang Mafia."

  6 months ago ago
Breaking: General Dogonyaro Is Dead

MILITARY

Army Chief Of Staff, General Attahiru Is Dead. See 10 Awards He Held Before He Died

Late Lieutenant General Ibrahim Attahiru, Nigeria's Chief of Army Staff has been killed in a plane crash in Kaduna.Reports have it that the Service Chief was on the Military Beachcraft 350 aircraft before it crashed. His death was confirmed by the Nigeria Air Force as reports suggests other top military personnel who were on the same plane were found dead.

  6 months ago ago
Army Chief Of Staff, General Attahiru Is Dead. See 10 Awards He Held Before He Died

MILITARY

Gov. Lalong, NCPC Boss mourn as late Gen. Dogonyaro's family hints on burial

The family of late Ex - Chief of Defence Staff, Lt. Gen. Joshua Dogonyaro has said that his burial arrangements would soon be announced.Dogonyaro, a former Chief of Defense Staff and ECOMOG Commander died in the early hours of Thursday at JUTH after a brief illness.

  6 months ago ago
Gov. Lalong, NCPC Boss mourn as late Gen. Dogonyaro's family hints on burial

POLITICS

COVID-19: A Pandemic That Exposed Our Political Leaders

Again, the nation is in stoic silence. The two classes (the rich and the poor) are somewhat united once again not by the circumstance of seasonal election, but by the forceful imposition of global pandemic. To think we once boasted as the giant of Africa gives me a sense of moral responsibility to apologize to the rest of the African brethren but no, I'm not competent to tender such an apology. If our leaders come up with the argument that we deservedly worth the title, I may as well bulge under one circums

  1 year ago ago
COVID-19: A Pandemic That Exposed Our Political Leaders