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#BringBackOurGirls: We have no idea where the kidnapped Chibok girls are – US says

#BringBackOurGirls: We have no idea where the kidnapped Chibok girls are – US says

by ‘Jola Sotubo The continued detention of the over 200 girls kidnapped from Chibok in Borno has continued to cause worldwide concern even as the United States of America has admitted...

 

‘We’re working hard to bring the abducted girls back’: Jonathan writes on The Washington Post

‘We’re working hard to bring the abducted girls back’: Jonathan writes on The Washington Post

by ‘Jola Sotubo 75 days after the over 200 Chibok girls were abducted in Borno, President Goodluck Jonathan has said that the Federal Government is doing its best to bring them back. Jonathan...

 

US posts $18m bounty on Boko Haram, North’s only woman Emir dies & other important news you should know today

US posts $18m bounty on Boko Haram, North’s only woman Emir dies & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo US posts $18m bounty for Nigeria’s Boko Haram The United States posted $18 million in rewards Friday for the capture of four African militants involved in the kidnapping of...

 

“It’s utterly unacceptable”: The US is not happy about Tinubu’s ‘rig and roast’ threat

“It’s utterly unacceptable”: The US is not happy about Tinubu’s ‘rig and roast’ threat

by Isi Esene The United States of America has expressed its opposition to threats of violence originating from highly placed political figures in the country as the Ekiti and Osun States elections...

 

Are you ready? US to start new visa renewal process in June

Are you ready? US to start new visa renewal process in June

by Akan Ido The U.S Mission in Nigeria have announced a new visa renewal process referred to as the Expanded DHL Drop Box Visa programme. The programme which announced yesterday will take...

 

Jonathan-led FG has abdicated its responsibility to Nigerians – APC

Jonathan-led FG has abdicated its responsibility to Nigerians – APC

by Akan Ido The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the Jonathan-led Federal Government of abdicating its responsibility to Nigerian citizens with the statement attributed to the President...

 

IGP warns Nigerians against ‘jungle justice’, US reaffirms commitment to rescue Chibok schoolgirls & other important news you should know today

IGP warns Nigerians against ‘jungle justice’, US reaffirms commitment to rescue Chibok schoolgirls & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo   US reaffirms commitment to the rescue of the Chibok schoolgirls The United States has stressed its commitment to the ongoing efforts to rescue the over 200 school girls...

 

World leaders rise against Boko Haram, US says hunt for Nigerian schoolgirls ‘challenging’ & other important news you should know today

World leaders rise against Boko Haram, US says hunt for Nigerian schoolgirls ‘challenging’ & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo #BringBackOurGirls: World rises against Boko Haram The abduction of schoolgirls in Government Secondary School (GGSS), Chibok, Borno State, has provoked world leaders to join...

 

Opinion: What does the US stand to gain from Boko Haram?

Opinion: What does the US stand to gain from Boko Haram?

by Adekoya Boladale Boko Haram, a small group of young men who were just members of a community pressure group, never attended defense academy in Sandhurst or Zaria have suddenly metamorphosied...

 

#BringBackOurGirls: France offers Nigeria ‘special team’ in hunt for kidnapped girls, US says no military operations planned for Nigeria & other important news you should know today

#BringBackOurGirls: France offers Nigeria ‘special team’ in hunt for kidnapped girls, US says no military operations planned for Nigeria & other important news you should know today

by Oge Okonkwo     #BringBackOurGirls: France offers Nigeria ‘special team’ in hunt for kidnapped girls France on Wednesday offered Nigeria a “special team” to look for more...