News: Nigerian Jet Bombs Refugee Camp, Killing Scores

News: Nigerian Jet Bombs Refugee Camp, Killing Scores

London, United Kingdom — A Nigerian fighter jet has done what they are best known for, killing none combatant, The jet on Tuesday bombed a camp for displaced people who had fled the Hausa Fulani politicians sponsored terrorist group, killing scores of camp residents and wounding many others, including humanitarian workers.   The bombing occurred at a government-run camp in Rann, Nigeria near the borders with Cameroon and Chad. The camp is in an area…

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NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

NEWS:Sultan rejects bill proposing equality for men, women

The Satan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar lll, has rejected an equality bill being considered by the Senate. The bill seeks equality for male and female children in the sharing of inherited family wealth or property. It also proposes that a widow is entitled to the custody of her children unless it is contrary to the interests and welfare of the children. The bill also seeks that a widow shall have the right to remarry…

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NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

NEWS:Fayose to FG Enough of Sambisa propaganda, diversionary stories

Says Nigerians are hungry Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, has said that what Nigerians are now desirous of hearing from the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government is the defeat of hunger and untold hardship ravaging the country and not recycled stories of defeat of Boko Haram insurgents, which is as usual, aimed at diverting the attention of Nigerians from the fact that there is ravaging hunger at this time of the year….

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History:Where the Igbo’s monogamists in principle?

History:Where the Igbo’s monogamists in principle?

Whilst polygamy is recognised as an integral part of the social economy of the Ibos, yet in actual fact one wife only is specifically acknowledged. In native law the first wife alone is granted the position and rights of a legal wife. She alone bears the title of “Anasi” and, in virtue thereof, is accorded a measure of respect vastly superior to that given to any of the additional wives. Her standing also endows her…

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The Igbo: Firm believers in equality of all peoples

The Igbo: Firm believers in equality of all peoples

Olaudah Equiano, an Igbo, is believed to have written the first anti-slavery narrative. “The Interesting Narrative of the Life of O. Equiano, or G. Vassa, the African” was published in 1780, promoting the cause for abolition of human commerce. Olaudah was born in what is now known as Nigeria and became a slave at the age of 11. He was the son of an Igbo nobleman in Igboland, not the son of a slave. After…

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Why I Am Terribly Afraid To Visit The South-East – Buhari Breaks Down, Narrates A Tearful Story

Why I Am Terribly Afraid To Visit The South-East – Buhari Breaks Down, Narrates A Tearful Story

For more than 48 hours, many had waited to hear the reason President Muhammadu Buhari, or any of his Ministers, or a representatives, failed to attend the South-East Economic and Security Summit, held in Enugu. Well, the President on Friday, December 23, finally opened up. Recall, that there were different insinuation on Thursday, as to why the President was conspicuously absent at a Summit he earlier announced he will be part of. While some argued,…

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AFRICA:NIGERIA NOT IMMUNE TO DISTENGRATION, REPLY TO PRESIDENT BUHARI

AFRICA:NIGERIA NOT IMMUNE TO DISTENGRATION, REPLY TO PRESIDENT BUHARI

No doubt the Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari is in dilemma as how a former warrior for the suppression of Biafra could be the president who presides over the disintegration of Nigeria. A country he fought so hard to keep together. Some writers of the Biafra, Nigeria civil war history, are kind to Buhari as a disciplined young Nigeria officer who did not participate in war crimes at least to the areas he commanded. While some…

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Biafra: Allow referendum, 2014 Confab delegates, groups tell Buhari

Biafra: Allow referendum, 2014 Confab delegates, groups tell Buhari

Our correspondents Some delegates of the 2014 National Conference, groups and human rights activists on Friday countered President Muhammadu Buhari’s stance on calls for the independence of Biafra and other secession agitations. They asked him to allow a referendum that would give agitators the chance to decide their fate on the matter. There have been agitations by the Indigenous People of Biafra and some other groups to secede from Nigeria but the President has repeatedly…

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News:Amnesty accuses Nigeria of killing 150 Biafrans

News:Amnesty accuses Nigeria of killing 150 Biafrans

Nigeria’s military has killed at least 150 peaceful protesters in a “chilling campaign” to repress renewed demands to restore the  state of Biafra, Amnesty International said Thursday. The occupational military denied any “killing of defenceless Biafrans.” Security forces have “exercised maximum restraint” in response to violent protesters who in May killed five police officers and wounded several soldiers, said army spokesman Col. Sani Kukasheka Usman. The London-based human rights organisation said an analysis of 87…

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How the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari cashed in on the political capital of global jihad

How the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari cashed in on the political capital of global jihad

Some Nigeria’s analysts see Muhammadu Buhari’s emergence as the “accepted” “saintly tough-guy” Nigerian corruption killer in a different light from the general make-believe one. These analysts attribute Buhari’s final success after many failed attempts to become Nigeria’s democratically-elected president to some external influences. They claim that some powerful international figures have often meddled in Nigeria’s internal affairs to affect the outcome of events in the country. And Buhari’s recent victory at the polls was not…

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