Southern leaders reiterate call for Jega to resign.

Southern leaders reiterate call for Jega to resign.

ABUJA—SOUTHERN leaders, yesterday, reiterated their call for the resignation of  the Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Attahiru Jega, accusing him of acting a script for the northern part of the country to declare the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, General Muhammadu Buhari, rtd, from the north as winner of the yet to be conducted Presidential election. According to the leaders, there were plans to rig the 2015 election hatched by…

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Politician sets vehicle ablaze in Delta

Politician sets vehicle ablaze in Delta

A one-time chairmanship candidate in Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State, Mr Ikechukwu Uwagwu, today, at Issele Uku, Delta state, set ablaze a Hilux vehicle given to him by a senatorial candidate of one of the political parties. He said the senatorial candidate gave him the vehicle, five years ago, before they fell aprart, he added that setting the car ablaze was to erase the ties between the two of them. Mr Uwagwu…

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France attacks: Bathily gets hero’s welcome in native home

France attacks: Bathily gets hero’s welcome in native home

The shop assistant who saved many CUSTOMERS’ lives during the siege of the Jewish supermarket in Paris earlier this month has been given a hero’s welcome in his native country Mali. Lassana Bathily’s application for French citizenship was fast-tracked in gratitude for his actions but he says he remains proud of his Malian heritage.

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After lurching from one military coup to another.

After lurching from one military coup to another.

Nigeria now has an elected leadership. But the government faces the growing challenge of preventing Africa’s most populous country from breaking APART along ethnic and religious lines. Political liberalisation ushered in by the return to civilian rule in 1999 has been followed by militants from religious and ethnic groups pursuing their demands through violence. Thousands of people have died over the past few years in communal attacks led by the al-Qaeda ally Boko Haram. Separatist…

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Robert Mugabe takes over as African Union chairman

Robert Mugabe takes over as African Union chairman

African leaders meeting in Addis Ababa have chosen the continent’s oldest head of state, Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe, as AU chairman for the coming year. Mr Mugabe, who is 90, drew applause when he denounced colonialism. He also spoke of the “scourge of terrorism” from Boko Haram and said there needed to be “lasting solutions” to the issue in Nigeria and Cameroon. Earlier, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned of the dangers of leaders clinging to power….

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African Union Plan To Send 7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram.

African Union Plan To Send 7,500 troops to fight Boko Haram.

AU commission chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said the threat posed by the Islamist group required a “collective, effective and decisive response”. Boko Haram has seized control of a swathe of north-east Nigeria and killed thousands in a six-year insurgency. Four of Nigeria’s neighbours – Benin, Cameroon, Chad and Niger – have agreed to contribute troops to the task force. Speaking after AU talks in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, Ms Dlamini-Zuma said the Multinational Joint Task…

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Boko Haram training under-aged boys.

Boko Haram training under-aged boys.

Hausa fulani Boko haram Children under the ages of ten years old  trained with AK47, an automatic riffle same as nigeria ready to kill, innocent children being turned to monster by islamic jihadist parents of hausa fula nigeria boko haram, earlier today a town called manguno was captured this monsters more pictures below. Photo credit: Kayode @ogundamisi

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Principal Who Released Buhari’s Result Killed.

Principal Who Released Buhari’s Result Killed.

Mallam I. Bello who released Muhammadu Buhari’s secondary school resultsmay have been killed. This was disclosed by an APC tweeter,PAPI @hbgumi, who tweeted earlier today that, “The principal who released General Muhammadu Buhari’s certificate,Mal. Isyaku Bello has been killed by unknown gunmen.” Bello is said to have been killed a few hours ago. Mallam earlier reported that he received death threats for releasing the result to the public.

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‘Boko Haram’ Crisis ‘UN’ Not Needed Against Nigerian Militants.

‘Boko Haram’ Crisis ‘UN’ Not Needed Against Nigerian Militants.

Nigeria does not need the help of UN or African Union troops to take on Boko Haram, the country’s national security adviser has told the BBC. Sambo Dasuki said Nigeria, and its neighbours were in a “good shape” to take on the insurgents. But he acknowledged the group, which is fighting to create an Islamic state, were a “real security threat”. Meanwhile US Secretary of State John Kerry says he plans to visit Nigeria in…

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Patience Jonathan – Nobody Can Stop Me From Visiting Bayelsa .

Patience Jonathan – Nobody Can Stop Me From Visiting Bayelsa .

Wife of the President, Mrs. Patience Jonathan, on Thursday said nobody or group could threaten her if she decided to visit any part of the country. Mrs. Jonathan, who spoke with one of our correspondents through her media assistant, Ayo Adewuyi, was reacting to statements by some youth groups threatening to disgrace her if she attends the grand rally of the Peoples Democratic Party in Yenagoa on February 5. Two youth groups – Bayelsa Youth…

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