Boko Haram: PMB, Army have done what is impossible for world leaders in just five years — Abubakar Tsav

A former commissioner of police, Lagos State, Alhaji Abubakar Tsav has described the five years of President Muhammadu Buhari in the saddle of leadership in Nigeria as phenomenal in the annals of the country with regards to the prosecution of the war against terrorism. Abubakar Tsav stated this in an exclusive interview he granted on the state of the nation recently. According to him, President Muhammadu Buhari came on board at a time when the country was grappling with myriads of challenges, and despite all of that he was able…

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Inter- Faith group declares spiritual victory over Covid-19, Boko Haram

The National Inter-Faith and Religious Organization for Peace (NIFROP) has declared spiritual victory over COVID-19 and Boko Haram insurgency in the country. National Coordinator, Bishop Sunday Garuba, made this declaration on Saturday during the grand finale of the 30-day fast and prayer for divine intervention on coronavirus and the end of Boko Haram/ capture of Abubakar Shekau. The rampaging COVID-19 has taken a grip on the entire universe with over five million persons infected and almost 350,000 dead according to John Hopkins University. In Nigeria alone, more than 7,000 persons…

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The end of Covid-19, Boko Haram has come, says Inter-faith group leader, Garuba

The National Coordinator of the National Inter-Faith and Religious Organization for Peace (NIFROP), Bishop Sunday Garuba, has prophesied an end to COVID-19 and Boko Haram insurgency in the country. The clergyman made this declaration on Saturday during the grand finale of the 30-day fast and prayer for divine intervention on coronavirus and the end of Boko Haram/ capture of Abubakar Shekau. The rampaging COVID-19 has taken a grip on the entire universe with over five million persons infected and almost 350,000 dead according to John Hopkins University. In Nigeria alone,…

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Nigerian troops have killed, fatally injured 762 Boko Haram terrorists, centre says in report

A report by the Institute for Peace and Counter-Terrorism Studies (IPCTS) has revealed how the Nigerian military killed and injured over 762 Boko Haram terrorists in the last one month. According to the report signed by Executive Director, Dr. Samson Bello, the institute attributed the military’s all-new operational strategy for this feat, which is the brainchild of Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen. T.Y Buratai. The Army Chief’s relocation to the northeast to lead the final clearance operation has rubbed off on the troops of Operation Lafiya Dole. The atmosphere…

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Amnesty International, Sahara reporters and the war within

By Anthony Kolawole The war against terrorism in Nigeria has been a front-burner issue for a while. Social commentators have made postulations with regards to the success recorded so far. At the same time, some have also faulted the modus operandi of the Nigerian Military in the prosecution of the war. These are indeed interesting times. Nigerians have not seen the worst of the war against terrorism. A critical contributor to the war has been neglected and with the whole emphasis placed on Boko Haram/ISWAP. Nigerians have also failed to…

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Dapchi: Coalition salutes Army’s gallantry in repelling Boko Haram

The Coalition Against Terrorism and Extremism (CATE) has hailed the Nigerian Army for another display of gallantry in dislodging Boko Haram terrorists in Dapchi, Yobe State. The Air Task Force of Operation Lafiya Dole (OPLD) on Monday neutralised scores of terrorists on the outskirts of Dapchi Town, leaving over 32 dead and many others injured. The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche, who confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday, said the airstrike also destroyed two terrorists’ gun trucks. In reaction through its National Coordinator, Gabriel Onoja, CATE said…

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Covid-19: WOHIFA City Donates Food Items To Abuja Residence

Pastor and Pastor Mrs Kufre Eyo Abasi of WOHIFA City in conjunction with Ekwin, Partners and Fountain Splash Initiative on Saturday provided palliatives to the people and residents of Apo-Abuja to cushion the effect of restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of COVID-19. Speaking at the event Hon. Eswiel Abiodun special adviser and representative of the chairman Abuja Municipal a Area Council (AMAC) said, it is a laudable initiative and called on other bodies and institutions to emulate the same by starting from their immediate environment where they are located…

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350 terrorists killed, 500 wounded by Nigerian military in one month- Centre

No fewer than 350 Boko Haram/ISWAP terrorists have been killed and over 500 wounded by the Nigerian military in the last one month according to the Institute for Peace and Counter-Terrorism Studies (IPCTS). IPCTS made this damning revelation in a well-documented report after a thorough research into the military’s activities in the northeast. In the last one month, the Nigerian troops have earned plaudits in its final clearance operation and unsurprisingly, though, this comes since the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. T.Y Buratai relocated to the northeast. Led…

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Buhari made the right choice appointing Prof. Gambari as Chief of Staff – Igbo group

The South East Emancipation Movement (SEEM) has lauded President Muhammadu Buhari’s choice of Prof. Ibrahim Gambiri as his new Chief of Staff. Gambari, a renowned diplomat and academia, replaces Abba Kyari who passed away in April. The appointment of the Kwara native has been widely accepted by Nigerians with the South East Emancipation Movement the latest to show solidarity. In a statement signed by its coordinator, Comrade Nnaemeka Chukwuebuka, on Friday, SEEM expressed gratitude to the president for settling for someone with a clean slate and unblemished integrity like himself.…

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Group express displeasure over non inclusion of FCT indigenes on ambassadorial list

The Abuja Youth Residents Association (AYORA), express its displeasure over the non inclusion of FCT indigenes on the ambassadorial list presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly. It is a legal fact, duly established by judicial decision up to the level of the Federal Court of Appeal, that the FCT holds the status of a state in Nigeria and ought to receive all perks acruable to other states in Nigeria including government appointments in line with the federal character. Speaking with newsmen, the President of Abuja Youth Residents…

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