Police Detain 47 MASSOB Members in Cross River

More Biafra apologists in the South-south part of Nigeria have been rounded up by security operatives as they prepared for a peaceful rally.   Biafra The leader of the Movement for the Actualisation of Sovereign State of Biafra in Cross River State, Samuel Okah, and 46 others have been arrested and detained at the headquarters of the state… Read More »

Oil Blocs Controversy: Buhari, NNPC and the Sorry Tale

Nigerian writer, Ifeanyi Izeze explains why the reckless manner in which the nation’s oil industry was administered by past governments is still persistent today. NNPC towers Without a doubt, the reckless manner the nation’s oil industry was administered by past governments was shoddy, but remains so to this day, even in this dispensation of the “change” mantra where… Read More »

See the Poacher Apprehended After Hunting and Killing an Antelope in Yankari National Park in Bauchi (Photo)

Rangers at the Yankari National Park, Bauchi State, have arrest a poacher, Adamu Mohammed, for killing an antelope in the game reserve. The suspect and the antelope The gallant security operatives of the Yankari National Park, have apprehended a man identified as Adamu Mohammed from Kashara region in Bauchi state, after hunting down and killing a hartebeest (a… Read More »

Buhari, Yar’Adua and the sense of deja vu

As groups and individuals continue to claim that President Muhammadu Buhari’s health is deteriorating while his supporters say he’s getting better and, with the President’s return to the United Kingdom on an indefinite sick leave, BAYO AKINLOYE writes that not a few people are experiencing a sense of déjà vu With a gait less graceful, the gaunt figure… Read More »

Some Are Mourning, Some Are Celebrating: A Case Study of the Buharis and Babangidas

A former special assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, known for his vocal criticism of government, in this piece, explains why Nigeria, as it is currently designed, is bound to fail. Muhammadu Buhari and Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida Let me start this piece by congratulating former President Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida on the marriage of his daughter, Halima, to her… Read More »