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Buhari to meet Benue leaders on Monday

*To table herdsmen, militia issues Faced with fierce criticism of inappropriate response to the ongoing Benue killing, n the aftermath of the recent violent attacks on communities in Benue State by Fulani herdsmen, political, traditional and opinion leaders from the state are expected to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari, Monday, …

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NAF takes delivery of final batch of super mushshak aircrafts

NAF fighter jets

*Flying training of NAF pilots boosted Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has taken delivery of the second batch of Super Mushshak trainer aircraft ordered by the Federal Government from Pakistan. The Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF Headquarters, AVM Olatokunbo Adesanya, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. …

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NIA DG faces credibility crisis

Dr Ahmed Rufai Abubakar DG NIA

*Cabal fights dirty over hidden $44m Newly appointed Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, (NIA), Abubakar Rufai Ahmed, is said to be facing credibility crisis apart from the facts of his birth in Chad and being married to a Moroccan. Top officials in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs are …

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SERAP gets Court to compel FG to prosecute NASS officers

National Assembly...SERAP gets order against it

*SERAP achieves major legal breakthrough In what seems like a novel but strong statement to nip and get accountability from public institutions in the country, the prospect of Nigerians getting to know the truth about alleged padding of the 2016 budget may soon have some answers. The Federal High Court …

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Stop these killings now, Joe Odumakin to FG

Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin...stop killings

*How can the killers be holding press conferences? President and Convener of one of Nigeria’s foremost human rights Non-Governmental organisations (NGO), Women Arise, Dr. Joe Odumakin has charged the Federal Government of Nigeria to put an immediate end to the incessant killings by the Fulani herdsmen. Odumakin in a press …

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Detainees escape from Lagos EFCC detention centre

EFCC boss Mr Ibarhim Magu...escape from detention centre

*Eight staffers arrested, detained While the entire world was working to cross from the dreaded 2017 into the New Year in 2018 two of the detainees at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) detention centre in Lagos were determined not to remain in detention. According to information available to …

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Leadership crisis: EFCC Director drags Magu to court

EFCC boss Mr Ibarhim Magu...escape from detention centre

*He severally acted arbitrarily beyond his powers Just as the battle gets fiercer from outside, there is a massive internal war also raging fierce inside the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against the soul of its Acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu, as one of his Directors, the former Commander of …

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Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky confirms he is alive

Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky

*I was allowed to see my own doctors Sheik Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), has made his first public appearance in over two years since his arrest in the custody of the Department of State Services (DSS). He told journalists on Saturday in Abuja that he …

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NIA DG: Appointment is breach of National Security

Dr Ahmed Rufai Abubakar DG NIA

*Born, schooled in Chad and married to Moroccan *Failed promotion exams in NIA leading to his retirement Dr Ahmed Rufai Abubakar whose appointment as the substantive Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) has been described as a breach of National Security. The appointment has raised so much controversy and …

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