Nigeria Senate Leader, Ali Ndume has described the economic recession as a blessing in disguise as the experience would force the nation to look outside the box.
He stated this at a press briefing after Tuesday’s plenary, stressing that the phenomenon was not peculiar to Nigeria alone, but other oil producing countries.
Ndume further noted that the National Assembly has generated ill-feelings from Nigerians on their experiences, which would be used as ingredients for lawmaking with the purpose of getting the country […]
About two dozen people have been arrested by the Lagos State Police command for allegedly attacking residents and worshippers during a vigil organised by the Ramadan Lailatul Quadri.
News men, reports that the robbers stormed Shokoya Street and LK Junction on Saturday, robbing their victims of their valuables.
According to news men:
“It was learnt that the hoodlums, who wielded machetes and knives, also broke bottles on the street and vandalised vehicles.
Several worshippers going for the programme reportedly lost their phones and money […]
The Defence Headquarters on Monday said Boko Haram militants now disguise as vigilante members and hunters to evade the military.
The Defence Spokesman, Brig. Gen. Rabe Abubakar, said the military discovered the Boko Haram militants’ latest antics during a coordinated offensive against remnants of the terrorists in Sambisa forest.
He said, “The fleeing terrorists now disguise as vigilantes or hunters to evade easy detection. The terrorists, after they have been smoked out of Sambisa forest and in their desperation to wreak havoc […]
The Ijaw Youths Council (IYC), Umbrella body of Ijaw youths Worldwide, on Wednesday said terrorists not Fulani herdsmen were responsible for the killings of people in remote communities across the country.
IYC in a statement signed by its Spokesman, Mr. Eric Omare, condemned the “slaughtering” of innocent Nigerians in middle belt, Southwest and recently in Enugu State, Southeast, describing it as barbaric.
Omare said the traditional Fulani herdsmen have been conducting their business peacefully for decades without resorting to killing of their […]