War against insurgency: Political leaders write Buhari, laud troops efforts

The Young Political Leaders Forum of Nigeria (YOLN) has praised the Nigerian Army’s incredible exploits in the war against terrorism. The group made this known in a letter signed by its President, Prince Timothy Atuluku, to President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday. According to the political leaders, Nigeria would have been consumed by the Boko Haram insurgency had the president and the gallant troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, led by Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General T.Y Buratai not intervened. The group stated that but for the coming on board of…

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It will be difficult if not impossible for politicians to hijack FG’s 740, 000 jobs – Ministerial Aide

On April 30, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, SAN, inaugurated the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Extended Special Public Works Across the 774 Local Government Areas of the Federation, chaired by the Director-General, National Directorate of Employment (NDE) The committee was set up to devise a strategy for the implementation of job creation. Speaking at the inauguration of the committee, his Special Assistant on Special Duties and projects, Christopher Omoaghe, who is also a member of the committee said that with the machinery the Honorable Minister has…

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Timbuktu- Triangle Victory: Coalition of Activists laud Nigerian troops over successful outings

The Coalition of Nigerian Activists for Greater Nigeria (CNAGN) believes that troops of Operation Lafiya Dole deserve special laurels for their tremendous feat against Boko Haram terrorists in the northeast. This special recognition trails the troops’ recent onslaught around the Timbuktu-Triangle in Borno State which was once reported to be under the control of the radical jihadists. Led by Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lieutenant General Tukut Buratai, the Nigerian troops have gained massive grounds in its final clearance operation, with the latest consuming 134 insurgents. And in a statement…

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