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Senator Babafemi Ojudu Defies Police Ban; Goes On Protest For Abducted Schoolgirls

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Nigerian lawmaker, Babafemi Ojudu on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest for the abducted schoolgirls in defiance of a police order banning such protests in Abuja.  

Police Headquarters Denies Banning 'Bring Back Our Girls' Protests

4 years ago /

Nigeria Police headquarters has denied issuing an order banning peaceful assemblies and protests anywhere in Nigeria.    

Civil Rights Group Slams N200 Million Law Suit Against Joseph Mbu

4 years ago /

A civil right group has filed a suit against the Commissioner of Police in the Federal Capital Territory, Joseph Mbu over the purported ban placed on protests and rallies in Abuja on the abducted Chibok schoolgirls.  

Nigerian Navy Says It Is Committed To Protect The Nation's Waterways

4 years ago /

The Chief of Naval staff, Vice Admiral Usman Jubrin has re-stated the commitment of the Nigerian Navy to the security of the nation’s maritime domain.  

ECOWAS Parliament Call For United Front In Fight Against Terrorism

4 years ago /

The ECOWAS Parliament rose from its three-week intensive deliberations, united in the bid to rid the sub-region of all forms of insurgency just as it did in Mali.  

Israeli Ambassador Calls For United Front Against International Terrorism

4 years ago /

Israeli Ambassador to Nigeria, Uriel Palti has described terror upsurge in Nigeria's northeast as a global problem, which all countries must unite to fight.  

National Conference: Delegates Condemn Killing Of Emir Of Gwoza

4 years ago /

Northern delegates to the on-going National Conference have condemned the killing of Emir of Gwoza, Idrissa Timta, whose life was cut short in a Boko Haram ambush last week Friday in Borno state. 

Women Vow To Keep Protesting Until Abducted Schoolgirls Are Found

4 years ago /

As Nigerians mark fifteen years of civil rule on Thursday, a group of women protesters has vowed to occupy the Unity Fountain in Abuja, until the abducted Chibok schoolgirls are released.  

Civil Rights Groups Appreciates Efforts Of Nigerian Military In Fight Against Insurgency

4 years ago /

The Military High Command in Nigeria came under pressure once again on Monday as hundreds of women urged it to hasten freedom for the abducted schoolgirls of Chibok, Borno state, Northeast Nigeria. 

Jos Residents Live In Fear After Another Bomb Blast Over The Weekend

4 years ago /

Saturday’s bomb attack at a television-viewing centre on the Bauchi road of Jos, the Plateau capital, is reported to have left four people dead.  

Governor Babangida Aliyu Calls On Past Northern Leaders To Help Stop Insurgency

4 years ago /

Former Nigerian military head of state, Abdusalami Abubakar has called on all Nigerians to join hands to end the Boko Haram insurgency.

AU Calls For The Unconditional Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

4 years ago /

The African Union has joined in the growing call for the release of the abducted Chibok schoolgirls.  

African Leaders Join Forces Against Terrorism

4 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan says African leaders have agreed to approach the menace of terror from an African perspective rather than from a regional one.  

President Jonathan 'Marshals' Chief Of Defence Staff To Jos

4 years ago /

President Goodluck Jonathan has directed the Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex Badeh to proceed to Jos to get a first hand assessment of Tuesday’s twin bomb explosions.  

Jos Bombing: Citizens Express Fears

4 years ago /

Tension is still high amongst residents of Jos, the plateau state capital following Tuesday's twin bomb blast in the city that killed over one hundred and eighteen people.  

Nigerian Army Claims It is Winning War Against Insurgency

4 years ago /

The Nigerian Army says it is succeeding in the fight against terror in the northeast.  

NPF To Commence Security Audit And Threat Analysis Of Boarding Schools

4 years ago /

The Inspector General of police Mohammed Abubakar has ordered State Commissioners of police to immediately commence security audit and threat analysis of all boarding schools nation wide.

Lake Chad Basin Commission To Partner In War Against Insurgency

4 years ago /

Participating countries in last weekend’s Paris Summit for Security in Nigeria have agreed to strengthen the fight against the Boko Haram terrorist group with five battalions of troops to patrol the border areas in line with the resolution of the Lake Chad Basin Commission.  

Nigerian Police Avert Another Bomb Blast In Kano

4 years ago /

The Nigerian police have averted what would have been another bomb blast in Kano.  

Abubakar El-Kanemi: Boko Haram Has No Link With Borno State

4 years ago /

The Shehu of Borno, Abubakar Umar El-Kanemi says the leadership of the insurgent group Boko haram has no link with the people of Borno state.  


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