Nigerian army releases children held on terror suspicions

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 4, 2019
The 25 boys and girls allegedly cooperated with the Islamist terror group Boko Haram. Human and children’s rights activists are concerned at how minors are being treated by both militants and Nigeria’s army. The Nigerian army has released 25 children previously detained on suspicion of having cooperated with the Muslim militant group Boko Haram. The […]

You don’t deserve second term, APC leaders slams Obaseki

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 4, 2019
A group of leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Edo State, known as the Edo Peoples Movement (EPM), has claimed Governor Godwin Obaseki does not deserve a second term of office. The group, in a statement signed by a former Minority Whip of the House of Representatives, Samson Osagie and former Speaker House […]

“Intelligence report on likely kidnap of pupils’ revealed three months ago” ~ Gov El-Rufai

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 4, 2019
The Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir el-Rufai, has said his administration got an intelligence report about the likelihood of pupils’ kidnap three months before it happened. He said the state government, parents and guardians of the victims, as well as security agencies were doing everything possible to secure their release. El-Rufa’i stated this while reacting […]