Posts Tagged ‘Arms’

Former Militant Leader, King Ateke Tom Warns Against Using Arms To Seek Government’s Attention

by Breaking Timeson April 1, 2018
His Royal Highness, King Ateke Tom, Amanyanabo of Okochiri Community, Okirika Local Government Area of Rivers State, has noted that the days when youths use arms to agitate for peace are over. Ateke, who was an ex-militant leader stated this at his palace in Okochiri yesterday while reacting to a video clip released on the […]

Arms Deal: Nigeria Threatens South Africa

by Breaking Timeson October 8, 2014
Nigeria on Wednesday accused South Africa of blocking a legal arms purchase and threatened retaliation against major South African companies, including telecom giant MTN, if the spat is not resolved. A top official in the office of Nigeria’s National Security Advisor (NSA) told AFP that the country had an agreement to buy R63.8m worth of […]

Cash Seizure: APC Slams Jonathan

by Breaking Timeson October 8, 2014
Opposition All Progressives Congress (APC), wants President Goodluck Jonathan, to address the nation on the controversial arms deals, involving Nigeria and South-Africa, which has seen the latter seizing monies meant for arms purchase by the Nigerian government. In a statement issued in Lagos, on Tuesday, by its National Publicity Secretary, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the party […]