• Obasanjo and Jonathan failed northern Christian politicians

    Obasanjo and Jonathan failed northern Christian politicians

    Northern Nigeria Christian Politicians (NNCP), yesterday, revealed how former Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Goodluck Jonathan failed to address their challenges.

    They also appreciated President Muhammadu Buhari for coming to their rescue where the former presidents failed.

    The chairman of NNCP, Hon. Keftin Amuga, at a press conference said that for the first time, a Northern Muslim President would recognise the Northern Christian as a political factor and political force.

    The group said that “this is a signal which could lead to the emergence […]

  • Northern groups caution Buhari over alleged feud with Tinubu

    Northern groups caution Buhari over alleged feud with Tinubu

    Northern socio-cultural and political groups have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to avoid unnecessary feud with a National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, which they described as capable of destroying the ruling party.

    This, they said, had become imperative because of the insinuation that Buhari and Tinubu are not in very good terms even though none of them has publicly admitted it.

    Political analysts have also linked the recent disagreement between Tinubu and the APC National Chairman, Chief […]

  • Last Boko Haram strongholds in Northern Borno captured – Army

    Last Boko Haram strongholds in Northern Borno captured – Army

    According to reports, the Nigerian Army says it is closer to ending the Boko Haram insurgency with the capture of the group’s last strongholds in Northern Borno.

    The Theatre Commander, Operation Lafiya Dole, Maj.-Gen. Lucky Irabor, said this in Maiduguri on Wednesday.

    He said the capture of the terrorists’ last stronghold in Northern Borno was a pointer to the level of success recorded by the army.

    “As you know, Malamfatori is in our kitty; our troops are consolidating on the capture of Malamfatori, […]

  • Northern youths want CBN Governor sacked within 21 days

    Northern youths want CBN Governor sacked within 21 days

    Group under the auspices of Northern Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) has called for voluntary resignation of Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele within the next 21 days or do something to put the nation’s economy on the right track.

    They said though they were not economists but they are aware that economy of the country is in shambles with foreign exchange rate worst in recent times, calling on President Mohammadu Buhari to look for people with […]

  • Northern Christians vow to remain in CAN

    Northern Christians vow to remain in CAN

    As delegates from the North and Abuja gather in the Plateau State capital, Jos, to work out an amicable solution to the numerous challenges facing the Church, 14 state chairmen have condemned the activities of some fifth columnists bent on destabilizing the church on account of Christian Association of Nigeria’s (CAN) recent elections.

    A statement signed by the 14 northern state chairmen expressed worry over certain activities of some persons bent on misleading the uninformed public about the just concluded national […]

  • NAF strikes at Boko Haram location in northern Borno

    NAF strikes at Boko Haram location in northern Borno

    The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says the Air Component of Operation Lafiya Dole has carried out air strikes on a Boko Haram location in Northern Borno.

    A statement signed by its Director of Public Relations and Information, Group Capt. Ayodele Famuyiwa and made available to newsmen in Abuja on Friday, said the strikes represented another major success in NAF’s air campaign against the insurgents in Northern Borno.

    According to the statement, the latest strike is part of the air operations conducted by […]