Security Challenge: The new gold in town for fake activists “

By Kabiru Ibrahim Dallah There is no doubt that Africa and indeed West Africa, in particular, has witnessed a massive rise in insecurity challenges post-Gaddafi era in Libya. Several reports by reputable media organizations have linked the proliferation of small arms and ammunitions plus the rise in terrorist activities in the Sahel of Africa to the collapse of Libya. Most of the arms and fighters used in the fights against Gaddafi and subsequent battles for the control of Libya have found their way into several neighbouring countries. This has caused…

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Northern patriots charge NSA to join hands with Service Chiefs, Security agencies on war against insurgency

The National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Monguno (retd) has been urged to work with other Service Chiefs in the country to move the nation’s war against insurgency forward. This call was made by the Northern Patriots, decrying the lack of strategic thinking and actions by the NSA’s office to address the non-kinetic component of the war against insurgency in Nigeria thereby leaving the military and other security agencies alone in what ordinarily should be all-encompassing warfare. In an open letter signed by the convener, Alhaji Abubakar Sadiq Suleiman, on…

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Group raises alarm over Amnesty International’s support for Boko Haram, says ‘we can’t breathe’

The Citizens Against Fake Activists say Amnesty International is choking Nigeria with its support for Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists and the nation can no longer breathe.  At a time where the Black Lives Matter movement has gained prominence worldwide over incidents of police brutality against African-American people, CAFA said AI surprisingly remained mute.  Instead, the activists revealed that the humanitarian organization has maintained its alliance with terrorists to destroy Nigeria.    In a statement signed by its Executive Director, Comrade Salako Matthew, on Sunday, CAFA attributed the resurgence of terrorist activities in…

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Play Politics Based on Issues and ideology, Not Politics of Hatred and Bitterness – IDAHOSA WELLS OKUNBO

 In civilized countries, a man and his wife can belong to two different political associations. They don’t kill each other, It’s the ability to win over your opponents with strong evidence of your beliefs that makes a good politician. This era where politics are played by outright attacks has really become unacceptable where it could even impact on families and children. Politics will come and go. but, the damages that are done by malicious attacks hardly can be forgotten, even after the politics, where who you supported probably would have also dumped…

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Ango Abdullahi’s robe of many colours

By Bala Kuta  Professor Ango Abdullahi is an amusing character at his octogenarian age. He is a Northern varsity don, an intellectual, administrator and former minister in Nigeria, whose name should ordinarily strike profound memories. But in his latter days in life, he has proven to be a negation of whatever an elder should represent. He is loquacious and consistently parrots too generously. He talks like a dunce in leadership. At 82 years or so, one expects to see a calm and very calculated elder statesman. But he loathes everything…

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