• 14 killed as Boko Haram attacks Nigerian soldiers in fresh battle

    14 killed as Boko Haram attacks Nigerian soldiers in fresh battle

    One Nigerian soldier was on Monday night confirmed dead after a Boko Haram attack.

    Thirteen of the insurgents were also killed after the attackers were repelled, the army said.

    Three other soldiers were injured in the attack on ground troops at Kangarwa Village in northern Borno State. The attack was repelled by a combination of Nigeria Air Force aircraft and Nigerian Army officials.

    Monday’s attack came at about the time the Nigeria military was burying five soldiers including Abu Ali, a lieutenant colonel […]

  • A fresh battle has just started within PDP – Babatope

    A fresh battle has just started within PDP – Babatope

    A former Minister of Transport, Chief Ebenezer Babatope, on Wednesday said governors under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) are trying to destroy the party through their actions.

    Speaking shortly after an emergency National Executive Committee meeting in Port Harcourt after the disruption of its National Convention by the police and soldiers, Babatope, who is a member of the party’s Board of Trustees (BoT) said the governors are doing all within their means to foist a former governorship candidate […]