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 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 We depend on our roads every day. For every one dollar we spend on road maintenance today, we save ourselves $5 to $10 that we would have to pay in the future to wholly replace them. When you fill out your ballot this election, you will be asked to weigh in on Washington County Measure 34-221, authorizing the county to create a $30 vehicle registration fee for automobiles and a $17 fee for motorcycles.
Summary The Lottery called Kenneth J. Stokes on Monday to tell him that the numbers on his Lucky for Life season ticket matched a top prize in the Monday drawing. "Moments later, it occurred to Stokes that he forgot all about the season ticket he received as a gift from his family, so he also played a second ticket for that evening's drawing bearing the same six numbers as his season ticket, all representing family birthdays."
Summary CNN affiliate KIRO-TV in Seattle showed police cars and ambulances outside the school. Medeana Johnson, the mother of a boy who is a junior at the school, told KIRO that her son said a boy opened fire near the cafeteria.
Summary The damaged remains of a Ten Commandments monument are gathered on the Oklahoma State Capitol grounds Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 in Oklahoma City. The American Civil Liberties Union had been suing to have the monument removed, arguing it violates the Oklahoma Constitution.