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Why FG May Not deploy Fighter Jets To The Southeast Despite Attacks By Unknown Gunmen

As we may know, Nigeria has been going through a period of security challenges in various regions of the country. From Bokoharam terrorists in the Northeast to Bandits and Kidnappers in the Northwest, the insurgency continues to rear its ugly head now and then. Photo credit: Marxist

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Why FG May Not deploy Fighter Jets To The Southeast Despite Attacks By Unknown Gunmen

MILITARY

[Opinion] What The Military Could Do To Reduce Boko-Haram/ISWAP Attacks on Troops In The Northeast

Since the beginning of terrorism attacks in the Northeast region of Nigeria, there have been concerted efforts by the government and Nigeria Military to end the activities of the insurgents in the region. It should be recalled that for over a decade, the Boko-Haram, and Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) fighters, have continued to launch deadly attacks in the Northeast, including against the Nigerian troops combating insurgency in the region.

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[Opinion] What The Military Could Do To Reduce Boko-Haram/ISWAP Attacks on Troops In The Northeast

MILITARY

Another win for the Nigerian Troops as many weapons were recovered from ISWAP fighters

Outstanding progress was made in the fight against insurgency in the Northeast of Nigeria as the operatives of the Joint Task Force (JTF) and the Operation Hadin Kai troops repelled infiltration by the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) fighters. The incident reportedly happened in Babangida Town, Headquarter of Tarmuwa Local Government Area, Yobe State.

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Another win for the Nigerian Troops as many weapons were recovered from ISWAP fighters

MILITARY

[Opinion] How Herdsmen Attack, And Banditry Are Causing Untold Hardship For Millions of Nigerians

Aside from the Boko-Haram/ISWAP insurgents that are terrorizing the Northeast region of Nigeria, activities of some armed herdsmen, and bandits in various parts of Nigeria, have become issues of serious concern to the government and citizens alike. For a while now, the armed gangs have been accused of attacking people, and killing them with impunity.

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[Opinion] How Herdsmen Attack, And Banditry Are Causing Untold Hardship For Millions of Nigerians

POLITICS

Logical error made by Gov. Fintiri when he said only a president from Northeast can end insurgency.

The northeastern region of the country has become a serious source of security concerns due to the unlawful and heinous activities of Boko Haram insurgents. These insurgents have caused serious mayhem on residents of most states in the northeastern region of the country. Most residents of the region now leave in IDP camps due to fear and anxiety caused by the attacks of the insurgents.

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Logical error made by Gov. Fintiri when he said only a president from Northeast can end insurgency.

MILITARY

Check out why these 3 deadly weapons won’t be used in the N/East against Boko Haram & ISWAP

Although the weapons acquired by the Nigerian military might be very powerful and sophisticated, they are still approved for modern warfare regardless of how powerful they are. However, some weapons are extremely dangerous and are banned from modern warfare hence they can’t be used by the Nigerian Army to fight Boko Haram and the Islamic State in West African Province (ISWAP) in the Northeast of Nigeria.

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Check out why these 3 deadly weapons won’t be used in the N/East against Boko Haram & ISWAP

POLITICS

Why did the Northeast and Northwest easily cede PDP chairmanship to North Central?

Credit: Thisday. The controversy over who will emerge the next chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), after it was zoned to the North, has taken a new twist as reports have emerged that Northern stakeholders within the party have unanimously picked former Senate president, Iyorchia Ayu, as its consensus candidate.

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Why did the Northeast and Northwest easily cede PDP chairmanship to North Central?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Farm Estate & Potiskum-Jakusko Road Being Constructed In Yobe By PMB Will Provide Jobs For The People

1. Construction Work Has Resumed On The Potiskum - Jakusko Road In Yobe State. After heavy rain flood washed away a great segment of the Potiskum - Jakusko road in Yobe State a couple of months ago, thereby disrupting regular traffic movement and business activities along that axis, just this week the Buhari administration has commenced its reconstruction, with partial traffic movement even going on right now on it.

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Farm Estate & Potiskum-Jakusko Road Being Constructed In Yobe By PMB Will Provide Jobs For The People

POLITICS

Opinion: The PDP's Plan To Zone The Presidency To The North Will Hurt Its Chances At The 2023 Polls

Reports emanating from the camp of the main opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) indicate that the party has finalized plans to zone the office of the President to the North in the 2023 election. 12 out of the 13 governors of the party have unanimously agreed that the office of the National Chairman should remain in the South.

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Opinion: The PDP's Plan To Zone The Presidency To The North Will Hurt Its Chances At The 2023 Polls

POLITICS

How Lack of Synergy Among Southeast Governors is Tearing the Zone Apart

The lack of political synergy among governors of the Southeastern part of the Federal Republic of Nigeria is, surely, not more a strange news to anyone who is conversant with the geopolitical zone, in the recent time. Geopolitical zones were created in Nigeria to ensure rapid development of the country and, mostly, to give opportunity to the residents and leaders of the geopolitical zones to speak up and ask for their right toward fostering the well-being of the residents of the geopolitical zone.

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How Lack of Synergy Among Southeast Governors is Tearing the Zone Apart

MILITARY

Today's Headlines:13, 243 B/Haram With Families Surrender In N/East, Bandits Kill Soldiers In Gusau

Photo Credit: Google 13, 243 Boko Haram With Families Surrender In Northeast Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria The Defence Headquarters on Thursday said 13,243 terrorists and their families have so far surrendered to troops in the North East. The acting Director, Defence Media Operations, Brig.-Gen. Bernard Onyeuko, disclosed this while giving an update on military operations across the country on Thursday in Abuja.

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Today's Headlines:13, 243 B/Haram With Families Surrender In N/East, Bandits Kill Soldiers In Gusau

POLITICS

2023: Northeast Takes A Step Ahead Of The Southeast Region As 2 Politicians Declare For Presidency

The race to the 2023 presidency is getting more interesting as some politicians from the interested regions have shown extra commitment to the course by announcing their intentions to contest for the Presidency. Among the 6 geopolitical regions of the country which are the Northwest, Northeast, Southeast, Southwest, South-south, and North-central, 3 regions out of the 6 are yet to produce a democratically elected President since the return to democracy in 1999.

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2023: Northeast Takes A Step Ahead Of The Southeast Region As 2 Politicians Declare For Presidency

MILITARY

El-Rufai speaks on where Boko Haram are relocating as they are chased by ISWAP from Northeast

The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has disclosed what he referred to as his biggest fear about Boko Haram and ISWAP insurgents. He stated that the greatest fear is that Boko Haram members may relocate to the Northwest from the Northeast. El-Rufai stated this at an event tagged 'Fountain Summit', which was organized by Ekiti State Government on Thursday, October 14,2021.

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El-Rufai speaks on where Boko Haram are relocating as they are chased by ISWAP from Northeast

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Reasons The Alleged Surrendering of Over 8000 Insurgents Should Not Be Celebrated For Now

Recently, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) 7 Division, of the Nigerian Army, Brigadier-General Abdulwahab Eyitayo, alleged that since June 2021, over 8000 insurgents have surrendered to the Nigerian Military in the Northeast region. The report, which was made public by Vanguard News, has undoubtedly been received by many Nigerians as cheery news.

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Reasons The Alleged Surrendering of Over 8000 Insurgents Should Not Be Celebrated For Now

MILITARY

Should We Expect Government To Probe The 6 Nigerians Alleged By The UAE To Be Sponsors of Terrorism?

For over a decade, the Nigerian government has continued to invest millions of dollars in the fight against terrorism in the Northeast region of the country. Despite the huge amount of money being invested, the Boko-Haram insurgents operating in the region have continued to carry out terrorist attacks and killings.

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Should We Expect Government To Probe The 6 Nigerians Alleged By The UAE To Be Sponsors of Terrorism?

MILITARY

Why The killing of ISWAP Leader, Al-Barnawi May Help To End Insurgency In Northeast

The federal government of Nigeria has not rested on its efforts to end the activities of Boko Haram and the Islamic State of West African Province, ISWAP, which have rendered many people homeless and claimed many lives in the Northeast and other parts of the country. Photo credit: Premium Times

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Why The killing of ISWAP Leader, Al-Barnawi May Help To End Insurgency In Northeast

MILITARY

Goronyo Killings: 'Your Days Are Numbered, You Have Nowhere To Hide - Buhari Tells Bandits

The Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has told bandits operating in the Northern region to prepare to meet their Maker, as their days are numbered. Buhari, who reacted to the killing of over 30 persons in Goronyo town in Sokoto State on Sunday, October 17, by armed bandits said the clock of their ultimate destruction is already ticking and they will have no place to hide when the onslaught begins.

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Goronyo Killings: 'Your Days Are Numbered, You Have Nowhere To Hide - Buhari Tells Bandits

MILITARY

Many soldiers killed as Boko Haram fighters ambushed Nigerian Troops in Monguno, Borno State

Several Nigerian soldiers have been killed during an unexpected ambush carried out by the notorious terrorist organization identified as Boko Haram. The incident happened in an area identified as Monguno Monguno is hosts thousands of Internally Displaced Persons in the Northeast of Nigeria, mostly from the Dikwa and Marte council areas.

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Many soldiers killed as Boko Haram fighters ambushed Nigerian Troops in Monguno, Borno State

POLITICS

Check 3 ways the South can take power from the North without need of secession

Check 3 ways the South can take power from the North without a need for secession. Nigeria is well known to be the African biggest country, in terms of population, and economy. The country that boasts 36 states is divided into 6 geo-political zones, which are the Southwest, the Southeast, the South-south, the Northwest, the Northeast, and the North Central region.

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Check 3 ways the South can take power from the North without need of secession

POLITICS

Nigeria must pass through many stages before it attains development, President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has stated that Nigeria can not jump into development. He said that for Nigeria to be a fully developed country, it must pass through many processes. The president made this known while playing host to the head of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Africa, Ahunna Eziakonwa, at the state house in Abuja on Thursday morning.

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Nigeria must pass through many stages before it attains development, President Buhari