Summary Bulama, according to PDP sources in the state, is on the verge of rounding up consultations on the matter with a view to contesting the election and will be obtaining the forms to formally signify his interest in the race soon.
Summary In a clear indication that the ceasefire deal sealed between the Federal government of Nigeria and the boko haram sect has truly crumbled, the insurgents have launched attack on Waga Mongoro, a borough situated between Gwoza town of Borno State and ...
Summary The gunmen were said to have laid ambush at a spot not ...... Google News (Today) - ReutersCanada's parliament attacked near where prime minister was speaking, Harper ...ReutersOTTAWA (Reuters) - At least one gunman entered Canada's parliament buildings on Wednesday and many shots were fired just outside...
Summary The right to security of life and property of a citizen is universally recognised as an inalienable human right. This is clearly indicated by different instruments of the United Nations Organisation.
Summary Secretary of the Boko Haram group, Danladi Amadu, has dissociated the sect from the latest attacks and killings in some towns in Borno and Adamawa states, blaming "faceless" groups for the raid. Abuja -- THE Bayelsa State has alerted the general public on the existence of a fake social media account purported to belong to the Governor, Seriake Dickson.
Summary Amadu, in an interview with the VOA Hausa radio yesterday, also confirmed the ceasefire agreement with the sect and said the "true" sect members have welcomed the ceasefire. The secretary also said the recent release of some Chinese and Cameroonian hostages by the group was part of the deal reached in the ceasefire, which they began to fulfill by the release.
Summary According to NIGERIAN TRIBUNE, Marwa said his closed door meeting with President Goodluck Jonathan was a private affair. A statement issued by Marwa's media aide, Bello Zubairu, read, "In view of the insinuations in media reports on Tuesday,...
Summary Speaking to AFP, Tuesday, the National Publicity Secretary, APC, Alhaji Lai Mohammed said, approximately five million people were registered to vote in Yobe, Borno and Adamawa; areas worst affected by the violence. On the ethnic and religious background of the candidate the APC plans to present in their quest to usurp the PDP in the 2015 presidential election, Mohammed said the APC would consider "the religious sensibilities of Nigerians" when picking its candidate but that tribe and faith were not the key factors.
Summary Facts emerging from terror-ravaged Borno State of Nigeria have lend credence to the fictitiousness of the ceasefire the government claimed it had with Boko Haram as the Nigerian Army killed no less than 25 members of the sect in a shootout at Damboa.
Summary The borno state Governor, Alhaji Kashim Shettima, has said that the All Progressives Congress will win all the six states in the North-East in the 2015 elections. The governor's representative, who received the food items from the National Welfare Officer of the APC, Alhaji Dikko Umaru, lauded the party for the donation, assuring that the items would be delivered to the displaced persons.
Summary The National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Adamu Mu'azu, said in Abuja that there would be no automatic waiver for both new and returnee members of the party.He said this on Tuesday at the party`s National Secretariat while receiving the report of its zonal re-integration committee for the North East.The occasion also served as a formal reception for former Governor of Borno, Sen. Ali Sheriff, and other members of the opposition in Borno who defected to the PDP.Mu`azu, however, explained that all new members of the party would be required to personally write to the party leadership to seek waiver to participate in the party's primaries slated for November.
Summary TCEQ is the state agency responsible for safeguarding public health and protecting the environment. The agency's 597-page scientific report on ozone pollution cites a many studies that show even a 70 ppb concentration can be harmful to the respiratory system and can decrease lung function. .
Summary Bonhams auction house says the winning bid on Wednesday came from The Henry Ford museum. This undated photo provided by Bonhams shows the signature of Charles Darwin on a June 19, 1876 letter that is among the items being offered for auction on Oct. 22, 2014 by Bonhams auction house in New York.
Summary Prophet founder Ross Gatlin alleges that Twin City is the second excess insurer on a multimillion-dollar claim whose policy provides the same coverage as the policies of the two insurers underlying it. But although the two underlying insurers have exhausted their policies by paying millions of dollars...
Summary U.S. District Judge Dean Pregerson banned The Zaken Corp. on Wednesday from advertising or selling work-at-home business opportunities in the future. The Justice Department says the Thousand Oaks company claimed associates who purchased a $148 business plan could earn $3,000 to $6,000 in a few hours by locating excess inventory that Zaken would sell.