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Insurgency: 1,385,298 displaced in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe, Taraba

Monday, July 6, 2015
No fewer than 1,385,298 persons have been displaced, following insurgency and communal clashes in Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Gombe and Taraba states. This is based on the June Displacement Tracking Matrix report released by the International Organisation for Migration, in conjunction with the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). The agency ... Read more

Obey party's directive – Gbajabiamila tells Dogara

Monday, July 6, 2015
Hope for resolving the leadership tussle in the House of Representatives dimmed on Sunday as a one-on-one meeting between the Speaker, Mr. Yakubu Dogara, and a former Minority Leader, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila, failed to make a headway. Findings showed that the two sides had met in Abuja ahead of another intervention meeting on the crisis by a commi ... Read more

Yero, el-Rufai in war of words over Kaduna state's financial status

Monday, July 6, 2015
There is confusion in Kaduna over the state of the treasury that the Peoples Demo cratic Party (PDP) govern ment handed over to the Mallam Nasir el-Rufai-led All Progressives Congress (APC) administration on May 29. While former governor Mukhtar Yero claimed during the handover that he was leav ing behind a whopping N8 bil lion, a development th ... Read more

Presidency disowns Zahra Buhari's alleged twitter comments

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Presidency has disowned tweets linked to one of the daughters of Presi dent Muhammadu Buhari, Zahra, saying she has ceased using the offending twitter handle @Zahra Bu hari since it was hacked long time ago. Her authentic twit ter handle, according to the presidency, was @ ZmBuhari, warning the public that any handle other than that should b ... Read more

I've no Northern agenda - Buhari

Monday, July 6, 2015
Following criticisms that trailed the appointments made so far by President Muhammadu Buhari which many argued were lopsided in favour of the north, the president, yesterday, dismissed insinuations that he was implementing a northern agenda in his appointments. It will be recalled that President Buhari since taking over the reins of power on May ... Read more

Smoke out the insurgents, ACF urges military

Monday, July 6, 2015
Worried over the perennial bombings and killings by Boko Haram in the North-East, Arewa Consulta tive Forum (ACF) has tasked the military and other security agencies to smoke them out. 'ACF therefore, calls on the security agencies to em ploy new strategy and intel ligence gathering and smoke out these terrorists from their enclaves and hideouts ... Read more

Buhari condemns attacks on places of worship

Monday, July 6, 2015
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the reported dastardly bomb attack at a church on the outskirts of Potiskum, Yobe, on Sunday. This is contained in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by the President's Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina. According to the statement, Buhari deeply regrets the unfortu ... Read more

Suicide bomber kills 6 inside Redeemed church

Monday, July 6, 2015
A suicide bomber on Sunday found his way into the City of David Parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Potiskum, Yobe State, and detonated an explosive device which led to the death of five worshippers and the bomber. One other person also sustained injuries. A source said the dead bomber, suspected to be a member of the terrorist Is ... Read more

South-East govs reject Boko Haram detainees in Anambra

Monday, July 6, 2015
South- East governors have ap pealed to the Federal Government to reconsider the relocation some Boko Haram suspects in Ekwulobia Prisons in Anambra State to Abuja which they considered more secured. Addressing journal ists yesterday at the Govern ment House, Owerri, Imo State after the meeting of the governors, Imo State Gover nor, Rochas Okoro ... Read more

More Trouble For NNPC, Failed to Remit N936b 2012 Crude Sales Proceeds, Others

Monday, July 6, 2015
BEVERLY HILLS, July 05, (THEWILL) The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) did not remit into the account of the federation N936 billion being proceeds from the sale of crude in 2012, an audit report sent to the National Assembly by the Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation has revealed. The revelation amongst several othe ... Read more

Twin Bomb Blasts Rock Jos

Monday, July 6, 2015
BEVERLY HILLS, July 05, (THEWILL) Two bomb blasts have been reported in Jos, the capital of Plateau State, in what is clearly a terrorist attack. The two blasts occurred late Sunday night. The first hit a Muslim faithful gathering around Nasarawa Gwon district, while the second occurred minutes later at Bauchi Road, near the main campus of the ... Read more

Citation Of Prince Eze Madumerem Mfr (ksc)

Monday, July 6, 2015
Prince Ezeakonobi Anorue Madumere was born on the 4th Day of July 1964 to the Royal family of HRH Eze Henry Anorue Madumere and Ugoeze Malinda Madumere of Achi, Ezi-Mbieri, Mbaitoli Local Government Area of Imo State. He attended Primary and Secondary Education in Owerri and Lagos State respectively after which he traveled to the United States o ... Read more

32 Churches, 300 Houses Burnt As Boko Haram Kills 13 In Fresh Borno Attack

Sunday, July 5, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO, July 05, (THEWILL) Rampaging Boko Haram Saturday returned to Mussa 1 and 11, twin villages in the Askira/ Uba Local Government Area of Borno State, setting 32 Churches and 300 houses on fire and killing 10 persons, with the insurgents losing three of their gunmen. Only last week,the insurgents killed at least 29 civilians in M ... Read more

At least 30 Killed In Zamafa By Gunmen

Sunday, July 5, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO, July 05, (THEWILL) No fewer than 30 persons have been reported dead following fresh attacks by gunmen in Birnin-Magaji Local Government Area of Zamfara. Alhaji Muhammad Gusami, Chairman of the council, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday that the attacks took place in Kokeya and Chigama villages in the area. Gusa ... Read more

Anglican Bishop Says Gay Marriage Is Satanic, Condemns USA Support

Sunday, July 5, 2015
The Anglican Bishop of Minna Diocese, Retired Rev. Daniel Yisa, has condemned the United States of America's decision to legalise same-sex marriage, describing gay marriages as 8220;satanic 8221;. Yisa made the remark while speaking with Journalists after the 100 years (centenary) thanksgiving service at the St. Peter 8217;s Anglican Cathedr ... Read more
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