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Why we MUST #BringBackOurGirls? Funmi Iyanda reminds us in 2 striking photos

Why we MUST #BringBackOurGirls? Funmi Iyanda reminds us in 2 striking photos

by Hauwa Gambo As the country reminds itself of the ongoing tragedy that began 100 days ago, when over 250 girls were kidnapped from their hostels in Chibok Borno State, by the domestic terrorist...

 

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

by Alkasim Abdulkadir The attempts at the lives of Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi and General Muhammadu Buhari would have spelt one thing for Nigeria today. Implosion. The explosions would have set up a...

 

Kaduna blast: Who wants the ‘People’s General’, Buhari dead?

Kaduna blast: Who wants the ‘People’s General’, Buhari dead?

by Ifeoluwa Adebayo Bombings in Nigeria are now a daily occurrence. This is a sad reality. Today two bombs went off in Kaduna, the capital of Kaduna state, and only an hour’s drive from the...

 

Francesca Uriri: 100 days and counting – We should all be M.A.D like Oby Ezekwesili

Francesca Uriri: 100 days and counting – We should all be M.A.D like Oby Ezekwesili

by Francesca Uriri Depending on what end of the spectrum you stand, the number ‘100’ is a very important one. I’m not sure why this is so; maybe it’s because it’s well-rounded, maybe...

 

100 days after, will the Chibok girls ever be found? Join the debate

100 days after, will the Chibok girls ever be found? Join the debate

by Emmanuel Chidiogo It is 100 days today since over 200 secondary school girls at Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno state, were abducted. A few days after the kidnap, the Bring...

 

Sufist leader, Sheikh Bauchi, escapes possible assassination attempt as bomb blast rocks Kaduna

Sufist leader, Sheikh Bauchi, escapes possible assassination attempt as bomb blast rocks Kaduna

by Abubakar Ibrahim One of the most influential Islamic scholars in Northern Nigeria, Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi may have just escaped a possible assassination attempt as a bomb blast hit the busy...

 

Female Footballers organize ’100 days football Match’ for abducted Chibok girls

Female Footballers organize ’100 days football Match’ for abducted Chibok girls

by Kolapo Olapoju To mark the 100th day since the abduction of the 219 Chibok girls and to keep the conversation alive, Nigerian Female Footballers in Abuja took partook in a football match tagged...

 

Gruesome: This video shows Boko-Haram cutting off an officer’s head (VIEWER DISCRETION)

Gruesome: This video shows Boko-Haram cutting off an officer’s head (VIEWER DISCRETION)

by Kolapo Olapoju Sahara TV has released a gruesome video clip showing a Nigerian Air Force Officer, Umar Abubakar being interrogated and decapitated by members of Islamist militant sect Boko...

 

What will you be doing tomorrow? #BringBackOurGirls unveils plans to mark 100 days of missing girls

What will you be doing tomorrow? #BringBackOurGirls unveils plans to mark 100 days of missing girls

by Chi Ibe Tomorrow will make it 100 days since 276 girls were abducted from their school in Chibok, Borno State. 57 escaped, while 219 of these children are yet to return home. It took the Federal...

 

We wait: Jonathan meets parents of #ChibokGirls behind closed doors

We wait: Jonathan meets parents of #ChibokGirls behind closed doors

President Goodluck Jonathan is currently in a meeting with parents of the schoolgirls abducted from Chibok, Borno State on April 14 2014. The meeting is being held behind closed doors  inside...