IPOB asks US Govt not to sell weapons to Nigeria

The Indigenous People of Biafra has written a letter to the government of the United States, asking the country to ignore President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for military assistance in Nigeria. In the letter titled, “Re: request for United States military assistance by President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria” and signed by Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the group, IPOB said Buhari has made Nigeria the most dangerous country in the world. Read Full Story

People who are in power are the ones who have ordered a coup against the Nigerian people – Pat Utomi counters Presidency

Professor of political economy, Pat Utomi has countered the presidency’s claim of “disgruntled religious and past political leaders” working with “external forces” to overthrow the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. Utomi, while speaking during an interview, described the claim as “silly”, and further alleged that people in power are the ones who have ordered a coup against the Nigerian people by giving us a government we are not sure exists. Read Full Story

Yoruba activist, Sunday Igboho, mocks Pastor Adeboye over the death of his son

Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo aka Sunday Igboho, has mocked the General overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, over the sudden death of his son, Pastor Dare Adeboye. According to the activist, Adeboye has been silent as Fulanis have continued to kill men and women in Yoruba land. Read Full Story

AbdulRazaq: Nobody will Be Excluded from Registering for APC in Kwara

The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has said that nobody will be denied the opportunity of registering or re-validating their membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. He said his philosophy is that the ruling party will be better and stronger when everyone is accommodated. Read Full Story

Nigeria won’t break up, TB Joshua assures

Prophet TB Joshua has released the video of a prophecy for Nigeria which he gave almost seven years ago on July 27, 2014. In the video, the Synagogue, Church of All Nations (SCOAN) General Overseer predicted that Nigeria would be covered by a cloud of “crisis, murder, killings, destruction” but would not break up. Read Full Story

10 Months After, Father Of NAF Pilot Tolulope Arotile Seeks Justice

The families of the late Tolulope Arotile, Nigeria’s first female combat helicopter pilot are seeking quick dispensation of justice in the case investigating the incident while led to the death of their daughter. Arotile died in an accident on July 14, 2020, at the Nigeria Air Force (NAF) base in Kaduna at the age of 24. Read Full Story

“I believe in united Nigeria, not secession” — Umahi

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi on Saturday declared his belief in a united Nigeria and condemned calls for secession by some groups in the country. Umahi said this in Abakaliki during the conclusion of the 8-day prayer and fasting session organized by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Ebonyi Chapter, over the security situation in the state. Read Full Story

Security threats won’t prevent preparation for 2023 elections — INEC

In spite of the heightened insecurity situation across the country, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has vowed to continue with preparation and readiness to conduct 2023 and other terminal elections. INEC has fixed February 18, 2023, for the presidential election while promising to release the timetable for the National Assembly and governorship elections in November this year. Read Full Story

Ortom allays fear as military begins air surveillance

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, on Sunday allayed the fears of Makurdi residents and environs over the aerial surveillance being carried out by the military in parts of the state capital. Residents of Makurdi woke up on Sunday to the sound of military aircraft hovering over the capital city and its environs, which heightened tension. Read Full Story

Tension as truck ladden with live bullets falls, spills content in Onitsha

There was tension in Onitsha on Sunday following the discovery of a truck fully loaded with live bullets. Security operatives immediately besieged the commercial city to scare away perceived invaders. The incident happened at the Awka Road in the morning as worshipers made their way to church. Read Full Story