Archive for: boko haram

Attention, youth ‘corpers’: NYSC announces plans for 7 states under Boko Haram attack [DETAILS]

Attention, youth ‘corpers’: NYSC announces plans for 7 states under Boko Haram attack [DETAILS]

by Mayowa Aboah The National Youth Service Corps has announced the redeployment of corps members from seven northern states. The affected states are Adamawa,Bauchi, Borno, Gombe, Jigawa, Kano...

 

How 10-year-old girl ‘strapped with explosives’ was arrested in Katsina

How 10-year-old girl ‘strapped with explosives’ was arrested in Katsina

by Sola Filani A 10 year old girl strapped with an explosive belt has been discovered by security forces. The girl – in company of two other people, a man and an 18 year old girl –...

 

United States Consular-General speaks on the war against Boko-Haram [DETAILS]

United States Consular-General speaks on the war against Boko-Haram [DETAILS]

by Mayowa Aboah     The United States Consular-General to Nigeria, Mr Jeffery Hawkins has reiterated the United State’s commitment to help Nigeria fight Boko Haram. Speaking on ‘Sunrise...

 

6 die as another explosion hits Kano State

6 die as another explosion hits Kano State

by Mayowa Aboah   A bomb explosion by a female suicide bomber at College of Islamic and Legal studies, Kano State, has left six dead with six others injured. Director-General of the National...

 

Has the cholera outbreak in Cameroon’s northern region spread to Nigeria?

Has the cholera outbreak in Cameroon’s northern region spread to Nigeria?

by Emmanuel Chidiogo   Cameroon’s Health Ministry has announced that over 1,500 people in the northern region of the country have so far been infected by a cholera outbreak, with the death...

 

Theophilus Ilevbare: How the attack on Buhari’s life has exposed his enemies

Theophilus Ilevbare: How the attack on Buhari’s life has exposed his enemies

by Theophilus Ilevbare Whoever wanted Buhari dead has made a super hero of him. Of all the reasons why Buhari was wanted dead, the 2015 general elections keep popping out of every possibility...

 

YNaija Interview: Over exuberance will be Obanikoro’s undoing – Demola Seriki

YNaija Interview: Over exuberance will be Obanikoro’s undoing – Demola Seriki

by Gbenga Olorunpomi After holding four ministerial appointments, Demola Seriki, an All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftain and accountant, knows a great deal about the politics and intrigues...

 

Fight time – parents of Chibok girls allege foul play over N100 million largesse from the President

Fight time – parents of Chibok girls allege foul play over N100 million largesse from the President

by Mayowa Aboah   The sum of N100 million, allegedly given to parents of the abducted Chibok girls, has led to a serious disagreement within the Chibok community. It was reported that the...

 

Demola Rewaju: If Buhari had died, there will have been a coup (Y! Superblogger)

Demola Rewaju: If Buhari had died, there will have been a coup (Y! Superblogger)

by Demola Rewaju If Buhari had died last week, a coup would be inevitable in the next one month and perhaps ‘a raba’ would be the cry of the northern secessionists once more, as in the first...

 

Opinion: Politics, National security and the Buhari attack

Opinion: Politics, National security and the Buhari attack

by Kennedy Emetulu More depressingly, Buhari has made himself the most high profile defender of the Boko Haram organization, even if indirectly. He has called for the government to stop arresting...