• Nigerian Army kills 9 Boko Haram members in fresh attack – Spokesperson

    Nigerian Army kills 9 Boko Haram members in fresh attack – Spokesperson

    It was gathered that the Army on Wednesday said its troops, Operation Lafiya Dole, killed nine suspected terrorists at Bulabulin, Borno.

    Sani Usman, acting Director, Army Public Relations, said in a statement that the troops had also wounded several others in the fight which lasted for about an hour.

    “The troops’ hand held radio was, however, badly damaged during the encounter,” Mr. Usman said.

    Mr. Usman said two AK-47 rifles, two hand grenades, one Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs), five jerrycans of Premium Motor […]

  • APC set to appoint ex-minister as spokesperson

    APC set to appoint ex-minister as spokesperson

    Barring last minutes changes, the former Sports Minister, Mr. Bolaji Abdullahi, would be handed the job of the publicity secretary of the ruling All progressive Congress (APC).

    Abdullahi, who is believed to be a loyalist of the senate president, Dr Bukola Saraki, would replace his Kwara kinsman, who is the Information and Culture minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on the National Executive Council (NEC) of the party.

    Mr. Abdullahi who joined the APC, alongside the Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, in the build […]