• Presidency, Buratai commend Col. Abu Ali, fallen heroes

    Presidency, Buratai commend Col. Abu Ali, fallen heroes

    According to reports, the remains of Lt. Col. Muhammed Abu-Ali and six other soldiers killed in battle last Friday were committed to earth at the National Military Cemetery, Abuja, yesterday.

    President Buhari, represented by Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, extolled the virtues of the fallen heroes, saying: “The officer and soldiers together with their colleagues have shown unalloyed commitment to the common good of all Nigerians. They were fearless, responsive, inspiring, selfless and dedicated to the discharge of their duties.”

    He added: […]

  • Abacha, Jonathan heroes of human rights in Nigeria – NHRC

    Abacha, Jonathan heroes of human rights in Nigeria – NHRC

    According to reports, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Sunday, described former military head of state, late General Sanni Abacha, and former President of the country, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, as great respecters of human rights in Nigeria.

    Speaking in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State during courtesy call on Governor Dave Umahi at Government House, the Executive Secretary of the commission, Prof. Bem Angwe said though Nigerians saw Abacha as military dictator, yet he was the one that brought the human rights they are […]