Flood: Farmers abandon community in Edo

Similar situation Udaba (Edo) – Farmers in Udaba community, near Fugar in Etsako Central Local Government Area of Edo, have abandoned their farms in search of safer lands for fear of floods. Farmers in the area were among the severely-hit by last year’s flood. Speaking on the situation, the…Flood: Farmers abandon community in Edo

Does President Jonathan have supporters in the sky?

Tonnie Iredia SENATE PRESIDENT DAVID MARK; PRESIDENT GOODLUCK JONATHAN AND THE PDP NATIONAL CHAIRMAN, ALHAJI BAMANGA TUKUR AT THE PDP FAMILY DINNER IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY Considering that Africans have come to be known as people who prefer to associate with a ruling political party, there is no…Does President Jonathan have supporters in the sky?

How Fulani insurgents raided Plateau villages

Herdsmen… as death merchants More light has been shed on how suspected Fulani insurgents who raided some villages in Langtang South Local Government Area of Plateau State on Thursday engaged members of the Special Task Force (STF) maintaining security in the state in cross fire for over two…How Fulani insurgents raided Plateau villages

How UK bowed to Nigeria, India

Overseas anger and failure by the United Kingdom, UK, Border Agency staff to follow up leads in cases of migrants breaking the law have been given as reasons why the UK Prime Minister David Cameron aborted the proposed £3, 000 visa bond. The UK, last week, proposed that visitors from India,…How UK bowed to Nigeria,…

NDLEA probes drug barons for Boko Haram links

NDLEA boss, Ahmadu Giade The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency has begun investigating the finances of drug barons for possible links with the Boko Haram sect and other terror groups operating in northern Nigeria. NDLEA’s Head of Public Affairs, Mr. Mitchell Ofoyeju, told SUNDAY PUNCH that…NDLEA probes drug barons for Boko Haram links

I will die a happy man — Anenih

Chairman Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party, Chief Tony Anenih, on Saturday urged parents to give proper education to their children, no matter what it costs. Speaking at the convocation ceremony of 300 students of the Pace Setters Schools, Abuja, Anenih said he would die a happy…I will die a happy man —…

Amaechi is a dictator, says Police chief

Amaechi: Berates Police boss. Mbu: Amaechi is a dictator The inside story of the feud in Rivers State between the governor and the state police commissioner, who is believed in some quarters to be fighting the cause of the authorities in Abuja. Rivers State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Mbu Joseph…Amaechi is a dictator, says Police…

Only good governance can stem terrorism –Obama

United States (US) President, Barack Obama, has said terrorism will likely rear its head in countries lacking  democratic tenets. Obama stated this in Soweto, South Africa, while interacting with Young African Leaders. The US President said it was his strong belief that terrorism is more likely…Only good governance can stem terrorism –Obama

SHAMEFUL: Prostitutes beat up policemen in Akure during sanitation

Uneasy calm pervaded Lao area of Akure metropolis yesterday, as prostitutes and their clients beat the security operatives attached to the Environmental Task Force monitoring the monthly environmental sanitation exercise. Beaten black and blue, the security officials had their uniforms torn…SHAMEFUL: Prostitutes beat up policemen in Akure during sanitation