Youths Back Jude Imagwe For Etsako Federal Constituency Seat Election

  Edo youths under the banner of Youth Coalition for Good Governance  (YCGG) have backed the candidacy of Hon Jude Imagwe ahead of the the  Etsako Federal Constituency election scheduled for January 28. The coordinator of the youths, Benedict Aguele described Imagwe, who is the Peoples Democratic Party  (PDP) candidate for the election as the best candidate with the quality to advance the development of the constituency. He said having proved himself as youth leader during his days as president of National Association of Nigerian Students  (NANS), the former Senior…

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The Uniqueness in 2017 Armed Forces Remembrance Day

By Uche John Madu “We do not know this hero’s name. We do not know where he was born. We do not know where he lived and when he chose to leave the comfort of his home to go in defense of our territorial integrity. His, was an assignment motivated by the love for the nation, and ethnic biases and other little fears were not issues he concerned himself with.”-Akwa Ibom state Governor Udom Emmanuel  appreciating the sacrifices of officers and men of the Nigerian Armed Forces in a speech…

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Sambisa Forest And Lessons From The Air

Sambisa Forest and Lessons from the Air By: Philip Agbese  The Federal Government, through the Ministry of Information, finally did what it should have done a long time ago. It this week took the convener of Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG) group and former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, co-Convener Aisha Yesufu, spokesman for the Chibok community, Manasseh Allen and Ibrahim Usman on an Air Force mission in search of the Chibok girls. Taking a delegation on a trip to see things for themselves is a masterstroke that clarified many…

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Fresh Southern Kaduna Attack Claims 3 Lives

Three people were reported killed and scores injured in renewed violence in a part of Southern Kaduna. Residents said the attack occurred on Tuesday night at Samarun Kataf, Zangon Kataf Local Government Area. The Kaduna State Government on Tuesday night announced a 24-hour curfew in the local government based on security reports. “The restoration of the curfew follows renewed security threats in Samaru-Kataf where the market was attacked by hoodlums. Security forces have taken steps to restore calm and vigorously enforce the curfew,” Samuel Aruwan, spokesperson to Governor Nasir El-Rufai…

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