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MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As 60 Bandits Attack Emir Palace, Airstrike Kill 20 Famers in Borno

Bandits numbering about 60 on motorcycles yesterday launched an attack on the Emir of Kalgara’s palace, shooting at random as they gained entrance into the inner chamber of the palace. Source: Leadership News LEADERSHIP gathered that the bandits entered the town through Attahiiru Primary School, Kalgara along Madaka road in order to avoid the military camp in the town.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As 60 Bandits Attack Emir Palace, Airstrike Kill 20 Famers in Borno

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen Storm Traditional Rulers’ Meeting; Troops Kill Over 50 Bandits In Kaduna

Gunmen Storm Traditional Rulers’ Meeting, Kill 5 In Imo No fewer than five traditional rulers have been reportedly killed during an attack by gunmen at Nnenasa community headquarters of Njaba local government area of Imo State. Photo Credit: Leadership News According to sources, about 20 traditional rulers from the area were in a meeting at the community's local government headquarters when gunmen stormed in, interrupted the meeting with sporadic gunshots, and killed at least five traditional rulers on the spot.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen Storm Traditional Rulers’ Meeting; Troops Kill Over 50 Bandits In Kaduna

POLITICS

2 Reasons why APC & PDP may not produce Nigeria's next President in 2023, if care is not taken

The race for the 2023 presidential election has continued to gather momentum considering the power play and party alignments we have been witnessing in the past weeks. Photo credit: Leadership News In this regard, while the ruling party, the All Progressive Congress APC, will be working to retain power at the federal level come 2023 presidential election, Nigeria's major opposition party, People's Democratic Party PDP, will be doing all it can to reclaim the power it lost in 2015.

  4 months ago ago
2 Reasons why APC & PDP may not produce Nigeria's next President in 2023, if care is not taken

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; Houses Burnt, In Fresh Kaduna Attacks - Govt; Senate Battle Over Bills Concurrence

Photos Credit: Google 42 Killed, Houses Burnt, In Fresh Kaduna Attacks– Govt No fewer than 34persons have been confirmed killed and several houses burnt, while several others were injured by unknown gunmen in a fresh attack on Madamai village in Kaura local government area of Kaduna State.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines; Houses Burnt, In Fresh Kaduna Attacks - Govt; Senate Battle Over Bills Concurrence

SOCIETY

9,000 people Die Annually from Cooking with Firewood in Nigeria. What is the way forward?

The recent revelation by the minister of environment, Sharon Ikeozor, that over nine thousand Nigerians die each year due to firewood related cooking is very worrisome. 9,000 is not just statistics, these are people who died in circumstances that could have been prevented in this century.

  3 months ago ago
9,000 people Die Annually from Cooking with Firewood in Nigeria. What is the way forward?

HEALTH

Health Hazards Of Sleeping Beside Your Phone In Bed

Smartphones are technological appliances used by a large population of people in the world. Sleeping next to the phone is a common action many individuals are guilty of. Ignorantly, this action can have adverse effects on the sleep cycle and the overall health of the body. The health hazards of sleeping beside your phone in bed according to wingalpha.com will be discussed in this article.

  4 months ago ago
Health Hazards Of Sleeping Beside Your Phone In Bed

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Opinion: How And When A Nigerian Could Pay Country's Debt Going By The N30,000 Minimum Wage

Going by the minimum wage in Nigeria, which is Thirty thousand naira (N30,000) per month, it could take longer period of time for the citizens of the country to clear the debt due to the money borrowed by the Federal government. According to Leadership News, every Nigerian citizen is owing the sum of $157, which is equivalent to N64,684 when converted.

  3 months ago ago
Opinion: How And When A Nigerian Could Pay Country's Debt Going By The N30,000 Minimum Wage

HEALTH

Today's Headlines;I Did Not Solicit For Assistance -Igboho;My 4 Agenda Will Make Oyo Great - Makinde

Photos Credit: Leadership News I Did Not Solicit For Financial Assistance For Medical Attention – Igboho Yoruba Nation agitator, Chief Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho, has denied asking anyone to solicit for financial assistance on his behalf for medical treatment. He warned those seeking financial assistance on his behalf to desist from it.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines;I Did Not Solicit For Assistance -Igboho;My 4 Agenda Will Make Oyo Great - Makinde

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 3 Dead In Rivers Tanker Explosion; Bandits Invade Emir Of Kagara’s Palace In Niger

Photos Credit: Google 3 Killed, Buildings Destroyed In Tanker Explosion In Rivers No fewer than three persons lost their lives while several buildings were destroyed when a fuel-laden truck exploded along the Port Harcourt-Owerri Road in Ikwerre local government area of Rivers State on Tuesday. Photos Credit: Leadership News

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 3 Dead In Rivers Tanker Explosion; Bandits Invade Emir Of Kagara’s Palace In Niger

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again About a thousand prisoners have reportedly escaped from the Abolongo prison in Oyo town after some gunmen attacked the correctional centre and freed all inmates. Photo Credit: Leadership News According to a source, the gunmen arrived in their numbers around 10:00 p.m. on Friday night and began shooting sporadically before releasing the inmates who fled to various locations.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; Boko Haram Terrorists Invade Yobe Community

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Vigilantes Arrest 2 Suspected Armed Robbers; APC Inaugurates 21 LG Executive

Photos Credit: Google Vigilantes Arrest 2 Suspected Armed Robbers In Kwara Some gallant local vigilantes have arrested two members of an armed robbery gang which has been terrorising the people of Asa local government area of Kwara State. Photos Credit: Leadership News LEADERSHIP gathered that the armed robbers had been terrorising the people of the LGA, especially in Temidire and Alapa communities in recent times.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Vigilantes Arrest 2 Suspected Armed Robbers; APC Inaugurates 21 LG Executive

MILITARY

OPINION: How repentant and rehabilitated bandits can be utilized to counter terrorism

Nigeria is a blessed country that has been troubled by insecurity for years. The Boko Haram sect remains a serious threat to the safety of Nigerians particularly northerners. A group of terrorists Photo Credit: Leadership News Recently, a faceless group of barbaric combatants popularly called bandits also contribute to the security concerns facing the nation.

  5 months ago ago
OPINION: How repentant and rehabilitated bandits can be utilized to counter terrorism

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Concerns Over Federal Highways; Northern senators, Reps had upper hand - Tofomowo

Photos Credit: Google Concerns Over Federal Highways Aside from the speaker’s regular but unjustifiable tirade against the media, the House On Wednesday recorded a commendable feat by calling on the Federal Ministry of Works to urgently carry out repairs on all federal government highways that have been affected by heavy downpour to ease the untold hardship of travelers.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Concerns Over Federal Highways; Northern senators, Reps had upper hand - Tofomowo

JUSTICE

Why IPOB's Sit-At-Home Order May Soon Have No Effect In The Southeast

The sit-at-home order of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) may soon begin to be no longer effective in the southeast. The IPOB leaders had declared every Monday as sit-at-home day in the southeast to protest the continued detention of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu. And despite the cancellation of the order, the sit-at-home directive is still being observed in some parts of southeast.

  4 months ago ago
Why IPOB's Sit-At-Home Order May Soon Have No Effect In The Southeast

POLITICS

Osinbajo Reveals The Plan That President Buhari Has For Niger Delta

Discussion on Niger Delta has always been a sensitive one, because many believe that the region has not been given the attention it deserves. Being the region where most of the nation's wealth comes from, it is perceived by some people that Niger Delta is supposed to be more than what it is presently.

  5 months ago ago
Osinbajo Reveals The Plan That President Buhari Has For Niger Delta

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines:FG Approves N4bn For Fuelling Police Vehicles, My Biggest Challenge At PSG - Messi

FG approves N4bn for fuelling police vehicles Photo credit: Leadership News The minister of police affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, said over N4 billion was approved for the fueling of Police by the federal government in 2021. He stated this on Tuesday during the presentation of a paper titled, “Strategic Leadership Development: The Role of the Ministry of Police Affairs” to the course participants of the Strategic Leadership and Command Course 3/2021 at the National Institute of Police Studies in Abuja.

  5 months ago ago
Today's Headlines:FG Approves N4bn For Fuelling Police Vehicles, My Biggest Challenge At PSG - Messi

POLITICS

One major thing Governor Zulum promised to do for the Chibok school girl that should be commendable

Being concerned towards the life of an individual is the quality everyone should possess, as this was the case of the Governor of Borno State towards a Chibok school girl who recently reunited with her family after many years with her abductors. Photo Credit: Leadership News Governor Babagana Zulum who warmly received Ruth, a student who was abducted with over 200 girls when Boko Haram members invaded the Government Girls Secondary School, expressed his gratitude to God towards her safe return to her family after seven years.

  5 months ago ago
One major thing Governor Zulum promised to do for the Chibok school girl that should be commendable

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: FG Lists $3bn Eurobond In 3 Tranches; Bawa to testify in alleged N1.4bn fraud

Photos Credit: Google FG Lists $3bn Eurobond In 3 Tranches The federal government, yesterday listed its $3 billion eurobond in three tranches for investors, offering up to 8.6 percent for a 30-year tenor. Eurobond issuances are debt instruments denominated in a different currency than the local one of the country where the bond is issued.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: FG Lists $3bn Eurobond In 3 Tranches; Bawa to testify in alleged N1.4bn fraud

POLITICS

Today's Headlines; Lawan Cautioned His Fellow Senators; Senator Ordia Denies Succession Rumour

Photos Credit: Google Lawan To Senators: Talk Less To The Press The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has cautioned fellow Senators against talking to the press in order not to misled the public. Photos Credit:Leadership News According to Lawan, once an issue has been decided in the Senate, any lawmaker who is dissatisfied should approach his colleagues on the matter rather than talking to journalists.

  3 months ago ago
Today's Headlines; Lawan Cautioned His Fellow Senators; Senator Ordia Denies Succession Rumour

MILITARY

Today's Headlines; Time To Name Terrorism Sponsors; Liberian Fire Chief Seeks Support From Nigeria

Photos Credit: Leadership News [EDITORIAL] Time To Name Terrorism Sponsors Recently, calls for the prosecution of terrorism sponsors in the country have continued to grow louder. The ruling party, the All-Progressives Congress, APC and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have continually exchanged brickbats over the need to name and shame the sponsors of terrorism.

  4 months ago ago
Today's Headlines; Time To Name Terrorism Sponsors; Liberian Fire Chief Seeks Support From Nigeria