Coalition hails Buhari, military on fight against insecurity

Following an extensive appraisal of the security situation across the 19 northern states, the Coalition of Northern Patriots (CNP) has said President Muhammadu and the Nigerian military have successfully quelled the threats posed by criminal elements.  According to the coalition, the feat was particularly impressive considering the concerted effort by some interest groups to undermine troops’ progress.  The CNP…

Happening now: Again, Buhari summons security chiefs as gunmen invade Kaduna communities, kill village head, son, shoot wife… kidnap others (Pictures)

President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned Nigeria’s Security Chiefs to a meeting, hours after Kaduna state government confirmed fresh killings in Kaduna villages in the early hours of Tuesday. Reports revealed that Bandits killed the District Head of Gidan Zaki, in Zango Kataf Local Government Area (LGA) of Kaduna Haruna Kuye and his son, Destiny Kuye….

Nwobodo mourns Balarabe Musa

Former governor of old Anambra state, Senator Jim Nwobodo has expressed deep grief at the demise of his fellow progressive governor in the second republic, Alhaji Balarabe Musa of Kaduna state, who passed, Wednesday. Nwobodo said that Musa’s death was painful to him and described him as a fearless governor who was the first to…

Updated: Balarabe Musa is dead

National Chairman of the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP) and Ex national chairman of the People’s Redemption Party (PRP), Alhaji Balarabe Musa, is dead.  According to a statement on Wednesday by the National Publicity Secretary of CNPP,  Dr Yunusa Tanko, the former Kuduna state governor died Wednesday morning. Tanko stated that Musa died after…

Southern Kaduna: Military arrests 3 over fake news of impending attack

Troops attached to Operation Safe Haven (OPSH) have arrested three suspected persons over fake news of impending attacks in some Southern Kaduna communities.  According to the Sector 7 Commander of OPSH, Col. David Nwakonobi, the suspects were arrested in Sabon Kaura village, Zangon Kataf local government area of Kaduna state by military intelligence and the OPSH…

Breaking: Northern govs, Sultan meet Senate President, SGF, CoS, IGP over insecurity… see pictures

Senate President, Senator Ahmed Lawan, Northern Governors, Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Alhaji Ibrahim Gambari, and Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, are in crucial meeting over insecurity in the North and in Nigeria.  The meeting, which kicked off at the Council Chambers of Sir…