IPOB sues FG, Army over proscription order

The proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) on Friday, sued the Federal government of Nigeria and the Nigerian army for proscribing its activities and tagging it a terrorist organisation. At a Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday, IPOB prayed…
Police discover large firearms factory in Zuba

Police Commissioner in FCT, Sadiq Abubakar Bello, has announced the discovery of a factory where illegal firearms were stored in Zuba area. This is contained in a statement on Friday by DSP Anjuguri Manzah, spokesman of the command. It said…
FG not against state power projects – Fashola

The Federal Government on Thursday said it was not against state governments developing their own power projects to support development and supply of incremental power.The Minster of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, reiterated the position of the Federal…
Nigerian Airforce concludes clearance operations in Sambisa

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said on Thursday it has concluded its operation code-named “Operation Ruwa Wuta” at the Sambisa forest and other suspected locations and hideouts of the Boko Haram sect.A statement issued by the Director of Public Relations…
Northerners safe in South East – Ohanaeze

The President General, Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief John Nwodo, on Thursday assured northerners resident in the south East of their safety.Nwodo gave the assurance when he visited Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje at the Government House, Kano.He said every Nigerian is…
Fulani Herdsmen Are Criminals, Not Terrorists Like IPOB – FG

The federal government of Nigeria, Thursday, said that the rampaging Fulani herdsmen reported to have killed lives and raped women as well as destroyed farmers’ farmlands in some states in the country are not terrorists but simply criminals.The federal government,…
Nigerian government failed to shut down Radio Biafra

Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed, has admitted that the Nigerian government failed in its attempt to shut down Radio Biafra. The radio station which operates from London, United Kingdom was established by the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra…
“High UTME score no guarantee for varsity admission”

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board says that only a combination of JAMB cut-off marks, post-UTME, ‘O’ level results and other admission criteria as determined by institutions can ensure candidates’ admission.The JAMB registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, disclosed this at an…