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TheStreetJournal named Rev. Mathew Hassan Kukah as Man of The Year

An online newspaper (thestreetjournal.org) has named Reverend Father Mathew Hassan Kukah, the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto as the Man of the Year 2020. In an era where clergymen, with the exception of a few, are not afraid to speak the truth boldly, either to the political, religious or social circles, this…

Katsina Abduction: Bring Back Our Boys Now, Okonjo-Iweala Tells FG

Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, a former Nigerian Finance Minister and leading candidate for the director-general of the World Trade Organisation job, has urged the Federal Government to do everything possible to bring back the over 300 schoolboys abducted from Government Science Secondary School, Kankara, Katsina State. Okonjo-Iweala, who described the unfortunate incident as a recurring nightmare,…

Soldiers Repel Boko Haram Attack At Abadam

Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE Task Force Battle Group and Multinational Joint Task Force presently harbouring in Abadam village dealt decisively with elements of Boko Haram that attempted to attack on their location. The attack which was launched by the terrorist group at about 6:30 am today, Thursday 22nd September 2016 and it lasted for…

Boko Haram: ISIS Deceived Me—Shekau Cries Out

Displaced leader of Boko Haram group, Abubakar Shekau, has claimed that leadership of the Islamic State, also known as IS or ISIS, played a fast one on him. Shekau, who has been underground for nearly a year now, released a recorded message barely 24 hours after news went viral that ISIS had replaced him. ISIS,…

London Telegraph Backing Boko Haram—Presidency

The Presidency has accused the London Telegraph of strengthening Boko Haram terrorists operating in Nigeria. In a statement issued on Monday by SSA Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, the Presidency said the news journal demonstrated this with its latest article titled ‘Children Face Death by Starvation in Northern Nigeria’, which was…

Troops Ambush Boko Haram Terrorists In Musafanari

In the early hours of Sunday, July 24, 2016, soldiers of Operation Lafiya Dole ambushed Boko Haram terrorists crossing into Sambisa forest from Komala and Musafanari axis with logistics items. The ambush party killed 2 Boko Haram terrorists, while 2 soldiers sustained gunshot wounds. The wounded have since been airlifted and are receiving treatment at…