Summary Jega was delivering a lecture on "Values, Electoral System and the Importance of Successful Elections in Nigeria's Foreign Policy" at the Nigerian Institute of International Affairs (NIIA) in Lagos. According to Jega, the electoral body is ready to conduct elections in any part of Nigeria at every point in time including the three states.
Summary Since boko haram militants captured the town of Bama on September 1, thousands of people have fled the area. Dominic Adesanya, the 23-year-old Nigerian who was on Wednesday night arrested by the United States Security Service officials for jumping the North Lawn fence of the White House has been charged with two counts of felony assault on a police...
Summary He boasted that after the 2015 elections, the party would not be only at the helms of affairs in both Yobe and Borno states, it would also be controlling affairs in the remaining four states and their Houses of Assembly.
Summary The Boko Haram militants, who reportedly abducted about 60 female residents in Borno and Adamawa States, are said to have released the grown women among their captives. "Later in the night, the insurgents separated the elderly women from the girls and released the women, who are now languishing in the forest because they could not relocate the towns because they were razed down by the insurgents."
Summary This move was made known in an interview by villagers, who spoke to with newsmen on the telephone from their hide-outs. Later in the night, the insurgents separated the elderly women from the girls and released the women, who are now languishing in the forest because they could not relocate the towns because they were razed down by the insurgents."
Summary This was disclosed in an interview by villagers, who spoke on the issue with newsmen on the telephone from their hide-outs. Relatives of some of the abducted women who were later released by the insurgents also, told newsmen in Yola that some of the girls have been turned to cooks while others were married off immediately to some of the insurgents.
Summary THE relative peace enjoyed in Bauchi State was on Wednesday night punctured as a bomb blast rocked the popular Azare motor park , killing 10 persons and injuring several others. Also, the Caretaker Chairman of Hawul Council , Dr. Andrew Usman Malgwi confirmed the incident, lamenting that his people were under attacks by insurgents as security operatives, particularly the military has failed to deploy its personnel to protect lives and property in the council.
Summary The newspaper "The Punch" reported on Thursday, fighter of the Boko Haram about 40 girls from villages in the northeast Federal State Adamawa would have carried forward. Beside the five dead injured twelve belonged to the victims of the assassination attempt, as the police confirmed.
Summary The President said that while there were issues, an investigation into the reports was necessary in view of the discovery that some of them were exaggerated. The Conference was organised by the Office of the National Security Adviser in collaboration with the European Union.
Summary People are jailed after brief "trials" for infringements like smoking cigarettes, said Amina Bukar, a middle-aged woman who said she hiked through the bush for five days before reaching Maiduguri, the Borno state capital nearly 50 miles away.
Summary BY NDAHI MARAMA, MAIDUGURI Barely two days when eight people including passengers and motorists were ambushed by suspected members of dreaded Boko Haram sect around the hilly road communities of Dzur in Hawul Local Government Area of Borno state,...
Summary Coakley is down nine points against her Republican opponent. "Trickle-down economics" was a buzz phrase that the left used to attack the free market policies of President Ronald Reagan which many credit for ending the period of stagflation that had prevailed in the 1970s and ushering in a period of unprecedented prosperity.
Summary Aasim Rashid, spokesman for the British Columbia Muslim Association, said Michael Zehaf-Bibeau visited the Masjid Al-Salaam mosque for three to four months toward the end of 2011, and possibly early 2012, before he was told not to come back.
Summary And it's not just the word embellishing the purse on her arm that gives it away, the full house at opening night of Arena Stage's 'Our War' confirms it. Justice Ginsburg is the first in a series of "notable Washingtonians" to take the stage as part of the National Civil War Project event.
Summary It was the second week in a row that Obama used his address to speak directly to Americans about the response to Ebola, which has turned into a political issue in the days leading up to Nov. 4 congressional elections.