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Sharp Band releases new single,promotes release of Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram

Sharp Band releases new single,promotes release of Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram

The famous Sharp Band has not relented on its efforts to ensure that the over 200 girls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents are brought back alive. The band has intensified its campaign by giving it a new dimension, targeting entertainment spots as delivery centres. The band has just released about 20,000 copies of its…

Bomb Blast kills New Telegraph newspaper managing editor

Bomb Blast kills New Telegraph newspaper managing editor

Today’s horrible bomb explosion in Abuja  is another sad news that cut short many lives including that of Bissala Suleiman the managing director of New Telegraph newspaper. The explosion, which rocked Wuse 2 area in  Abuja is one in a series of bomb explosions that has killed hundreds of people…

Bomb Blast hit medical school in Nigeria, 8 persons killed

Bomb Blast hit medical school in Nigeria, 8 persons killed

By Gistmaster, Bomb blast killed eight medical students and injured 12 others at the School of Hygiene premises in Kano,northern part of Nigeria. The explosive device, which was planted by yet unknown assailants also injured 12 others. A group known as Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for similar bomb blasts…

Terrorism is evil, release our girls now-Beni Lar,Ukeje other reps tell abductors of Chibok girls

Terrorism is evil, release our girls now-Beni Lar,Ukeje other reps tell abductors of Chibok girls

Members of Nigerian house of representatives, who are bitter and troubled by the menace of Boko Haram activities of bombings and kidnapping of Chibok girls have condemned the act as evil.The reps at a meeting co-ordinated by Hon Beni Lar,Chairman house committee on human rights demand the release of the…

US sends 80 troops to chad to find Nigerian school girls kidnapped in chibok

US sends 80 troops to chad to find Nigerian school girls kidnapped in chibok

By Niyi Tabiti The United States has authorized the deployment of 80 troops to Chad to help Nigeria rescue over 200 schools kidnapped in Chibok by Boko Haram militants. President Barak Obama  is also clamouring for supports from other nations so that the chibok girls can be freed from captivity.…

Heavy Gun Fire in SSS Asokoro Headquarters

Heavy Gun Fire in SSS Asokoro Headquarters

By Premium Times here have been heavy gunfire exchanges around the vicinity of Nigeria’s presidential palace and the headquarters of the Department of State Services in the Asokoro District of  Abuja in the past one hour, security sources and residents of the area said.The expansive headquarters of the State Security…

Gusau Resignation:Obanikoro confirms disagreement

Gusau Resignation:Obanikoro confirms disagreement

By Niyi Tabiti The controversy generated by the breaking news report on Saharareporters that Nigeria new defence minister, Aliyu Gusau is yet to abate.According to news,Gusau resigns following issues he has with service chiefs on security matters especially Boko Haram. Presidential spokesman, Mr. Reuben Abati said Gusau’s absence from the…

Boko Haram Kills 29 Students in Yobe

Boko Haram Kills 29 Students in Yobe

After massive shooting in a school in Budi Yadi,Yobe state by gunmen suspected to be Boko Haram, not less than 29 persons got killed.The killing is coming hours after the presidential live media chat by Nigeria president Goodluck Jonahan was televised on national television.Jonathan said government is working towards a…

Gunmen kills Groom,29 others on wedding day

Gunmen kills Groom,29 others on wedding day

Gunmen suspected to be members of the boko haram islamist group shot and killed 30 persons including the groom at a wedding ceremony in Damaturu, Yobe,northwest Nigeria. The bloody event took place on the highway between Gama and Gwoza town in Borno state, one of the volatile states under serious…

JTF arrest six Boko Haram members

JTF arrest six Boko Haram members

Channels just reported that six members of the dreaded Islamist group in the north Nigeria has been arrested. The suspects who were arrested in Maitumbi and Tunga area of the state capital also confessed to be responsible for   the killings of Policemen in some parts of the state in the…