• Troops destroy Boko Haram market, kill 11 suspects

    Troops destroy Boko Haram market, kill 11 suspects

    Troops of the Nigerian Army have killed at least 11 Boko Haram suspects in northern Borno State, after destroying their market, according to a online medium.

    The online news medium said troops also injured an unconfirmed number of fighters in Yale, about eight kilometres south of Bama.

    The report quoted sources as saying: “Officers and men of the 103 battalion, in conjunction with their counterparts from 21 Brigade, 202 Battalion and 151 Task Force Battalion arrived the market at about 7:30 am […]

  • “We’ll Not Allow Government To Destroy Public Universities” – ASUU

    “We’ll Not Allow Government To Destroy Public Universities” – ASUU

    According to reports, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Friday, said it would not fold its hands and watch federal and state governments kill public universities.

    The union asked parents, students and other stakeholders to direct their grievances against the ongoing one-week strike to the Federal Government.

    Speaking through its chapter in the Bayelsa State-owned Niger Delta University (NDU), ASUU insisted that the industrial action was for the best interest of development of tertiary education in the country.

    Addressing a press conference […]

  • JTF rescues 12 hostages, destroy illegal refineries in Niger Delta

    JTF rescues 12 hostages, destroy illegal refineries in Niger Delta

    Troops attached to the Joint Task Force, Operation Delta Safe, OPDS, Friday rescued 12 persons from sea robbers and suspected kidnappers in various operations in the Niger Delta.

    Lt Col, Olaolu Daudu, the Joint Media Campaign Centre Coordinator of the task force fighting militancy and other crimes in the region, told journalists that the operations took place in Bayelsa, Delta and Rivers states.

    He added that Troops of Sector one in Delta State foiled an attack on market women in Bomadi and […]

  • If Trump wins US election, I’ll destroy my green card, says Soyinka

    If Trump wins US election, I’ll destroy my green card, says Soyinka

    Nobel laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has said he would destroy his green card if Donald Trump becomes president of the United States.

    Soyinka said this on Wednesday while giving a speech to students of Oxford University, England, reports the Guardian UK.

    “If in the unlikely event he does win, the first thing he’ll do is to say [that] all green-card holders must reapply to come back into the US. Well, I’m not waiting for that.

    “The moment they announce his victory, I will […]

  • Invasion of my office was to enable Dogara destroy evidence – Jibrin

    Invasion of my office was to enable Dogara destroy evidence – Jibrin

    Embattled Kano federal lawmaker, Abdulmumin Jibrin, has alleged that the sealing of his office was part of a plan to enable Speaker Yakubu Dogara destroy evidences of corruption allegations levelled against him.

    Jibrin made this allegation in a statement on Friday, in reaction to the decision of the House to seal his office as it started implementing the resolution to suspend Abdulmumin Jibrin for 180 sitting days.

    “As you may all be aware, the Sergeant-At-Arm of the National Assembly stormed and sealed […]

  • Troops destroy illegal refineries, kidnappers’ camps in Niger Delta

    Troops destroy illegal refineries, kidnappers’ camps in Niger Delta

    The troops of the Nigerian Army have destroyed 74 illegal refineries and some camps belonging to kidnappers and militants in Bayelsa and Rivers States.

    The Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Col. Sani Usman, said in a statement on Friday that the troops of the 2 Brigade, Port Harcourt, carried out the operation during the ongoing “Operation Crocodile Smile.”

    Usman said that the troops destroyed the illegal refineries and the kidnappers with the use of ‘swan buggy and other specialist equipment.’

    Usman also aid […]

  • Check out these 6 Fat Lies That Can Destroy Your Marriage…Lie No. 1 is Really Dangerous

    Check out these 6 Fat Lies That Can Destroy Your Marriage…Lie No. 1 is Really Dangerous

    There are certain beliefs people have these days that are capable of ruining a happy married life for them.

    There are 6 lies in fact that are molding the minds of the young and old into thinking there is no hope for a happily ever after.

    Lie #1: “My private immorality does not affect my marriage.”

    This belief is a lot more common then you may think. Your addiction is impacting the happiness of your marriage.

    Lie #2: “The mistake I made is so […]

  • Muslim Youths destroy Catholic Church in Niger

    Muslim Youths destroy Catholic Church in Niger

    A group of Muslim youths yesterday attacked St. Philip’s Catholic Parish, Baki Iku, close to Zuma Rock in Niger State, destroying properties worth thousands of naira.

    The Vicar-General of Parish, Revered-Father Gobep Luka Sylvester, who confirmed the news last night, said about 200 Muslim youths stormed the Church premises yesterday and destroyed properties of the church.

    It was gathered that some Catholics had gone to the church to pray and were attacked by the Muslims who claimed that Friday was their day […]

  • Lagos Touts Destroy BRT Buses at CMS with No Definite Reason (Photos)

    Lagos Touts Destroy BRT Buses at CMS with No Definite Reason (Photos)

    Some demented Lagos youths dramatically pounced on two BRT vehicles in Lagos damaging the front and back sides unhindered.

    Some touts were seen at the early hours of Yesterday, 14th of July at CMS, Lagos destroying BRT buses.

    An eyewitness stated that the touts dashed across the BRT lane at CMS and attacked the two vehicles for no defined cause.

    No casualties were recorded and its not clear if the attackers were apprehended by the police for

  • We will continue to destroy oil installations until Buhari addresses South-South problems – Niger Delta Avengers

    We will continue to destroy oil installations until Buhari addresses South-South problems – Niger Delta Avengers

    Separatist group, Niger Delta Avengers, has declared that it will continue to carry out its activities until President Muhammadu Buhari is ready to genuinely address the problems of the region.

    The group which has claimed responsibility for several pipeline attacks in the Niger Delta warned that it will continue to impede all avenues to export crude oil from the region.

    NDA claimed that contrary to reports, it was not approached by anybody from the Federal Government when a ceasefire was declared, adding […]

  • Lagos hoodlums destroy 14 BRT buses over death of hawker

    Lagos hoodlums destroy 14 BRT buses over death of hawker

    At least 14 Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) buses were on Wednesday vandalized by suspected hoodlums along the Ikorodu Road in Lagos.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the hoodlums were protesting the death of a street hawker, who was knocked down by an articulated vehicle while trying to evade arrest by Kick Against Indiscipline (KAI) officials at Maryland Bus Stop.

    After the incident, the hoodlums pounced on the mass transit vehicles to express their displeasure with the hawker’s death.

    A BRT […]