Why Terrorists are in resurgence: – By HURIWA

“There are three factors that are basically responsible for the consistent upsurge in deadly attacks in parts of the North East of Nigeria by the armed boko haram insurgents. The first factor is the continuous releases from detention by the military of boko haram detained terrorists without thorough assessments.  The second is the opaque prosecutorial […]

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Henry admits he would take the Arsenal job if offered

Thierry Henry has insisted he has never backed away from a challenge after being asked if he would be prepared to take over from Arsene Wenger at Arsenal. Wenger’s future is the topic of intense speculation after a fourth successive defeat in all competitions, a 2-1 Premier League reverse at Brighton on Sunday which sparked […]

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Wenger explains Ramsey omission amid transfer claims

Arsene Wenger has explained why he left Aaron Ramsey out of the Arsenal squad that lost to Brighton on Sunday. Arsenal slipped to a 2-1 defeat to relegation-battling Brighton, marking their fourth straight loss. Ramsey was out of the squad after facing Manchester City twice in the space of four days. Reports early on Sunday […]

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Brighton midfielder: Arsenal body language gave us hope

Brighton midfielder Steve Sidwell claims that they knew they could beat Arsenal as soon as they saw them in the tunnel. Sidwell missed the game through injury but claims that Brighton took confidence from seeing the Gunners before the game. Brighton won the match 2-1 to leave Arsenal a massive 13 points off Tottenham in […]

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Abduction of Dapchi Schoolgirls A National Disgrace – CAN *Urges Security Agencies Ensure Early Release Of Girls

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has expressed dismay on the security lapses in Nigeria, which it said led to the abduction of 110 Dapchi schoolgirls, stating that the incident in Dapchi has exposed the dark sides of the government of President Muhammadu Buhari. CAN condemned the abduction of the schoolgirls by Boko Haram terrorists, […]

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Sokoto doubles incentive for wheat, garlic, sesame farmers

Sokoto state government said it has introduced additional incentives to farmers to in bid boost cultivation of wheat, sesame, garlic and onion in the state. Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal stated this when he inspected a wheat farm at Taloka, Goronyo LGA. The 43 hectre farm is supported by the state government and is in partnership […]

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Much Ado About Saraki’s Absence from APC Meetings

After many queries and concerns expressed by some colleagues, friends and associates on the absence of my principal, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, President of the Senate, at Monday night’s National Caucus and Tuesday morning’s National Executive Council meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC), I would like to make the following clarifications: On Monday, the Senate President was in Benin from […]

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State assemblies have let Nigerians down on LG autonomy- Dogara

Vexed by the failure of the required number of state legislature to vote for the autonomy of local councils in the constitution, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed disappointment with the state assemblies. Receiving the returns of the voting by states houses of assembly on the Constitution Amendment Bill […]

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