Nnamdi Kanu Inaugurates Biafra Secret Service | WATCH

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) Nnamdi Kanu has in his quest to achieve a sovereign state of Biafra inaugurated the Biafra Secret Service (BSS). The BSS has its members from various states, including Abia, Imo, and Bayelsa. Kanu is given a guard of honour in the video, by members of the service who are clad in all black with red berets. See photos below: Watch Videos HERE  & HERE      

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BREAKING: Unknown Gunmen Attack EFCC Headquarters

Corruption apparently took its fight back to a new high as a major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017, as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja. The group of heavily armed bandits invaded the office at about 05.00 hours and began shooting into the premises, damaging vehicles parked in the premises in the process. However, the attack was repelled by guards on duty. The hoodlums escaped in…

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Whistleblower Policy A Successful Initiative– Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, says the whistleblower policy of the Federal Government is one of the current administration’s successful initiatives. She said this on Tuesday in Abuja at a seminar organised by the Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR) on “The Whistleblower Policy and its Implication for Public Servants’’. The Whistleblower Policy was introduced in December 2016 by the Federal Government as part of the initiatives to wage war against corruption. According to Adeosun, as at July, over 5,000 reports have been made through various reporting channels,…

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16 Dead As Suicide Bomber Hits Borno

The Police in Borno said 16 persons were killed and 82 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack in Konduga Local Government Area of the state. The commissioner, Mr Damian Chukwu, confirmed the attack in a Short Message Service (SMS) sent to newsmen on Wednesday in Maiduguri. Chukwu said that the inicident occurred at a market at about 5: 30 p.m. when three suicide bombers hit the market. Dozens of people were killed in a separate suicide bomb attacks on Tuesday in Konduga local government area of Borno. He said…

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FG Appeals To ASUU To Suspend Strike

The Federal Government has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to suspend its ongoing strike in the universities in the interest of the nation. Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment made the appeal in a statement signed by Mr Samuel Olowookere, Deputy Director, Press, in the Ministry, on Tuesday in Abuja. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) had on Monday declared an indefinite strike over Federal Government failure to keep to the 2009 agreement. According to Ngige, there is an ongoing renegotiation of the…

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The Booming Protest Business

By Muhammed Abdullahi The driving force and motivation behind every protest is grievances and injustice. Usually, for protest to happen, individual pains and deprivation had to be transformed into group grievances. It is the amalgamation of collective anger that often leads to protest and mass action. People who partake in protests are usually conscientious people who ordinarily want more benefits for the generality rather than individuals. The risk endured by protesters is usually aimed at delivering benefits even for those who do not participate in such protests. Protest actions are…

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FLASH: Osinbajo Swears In Permanent Secretaries, Assigns Portfolios To New Ministers

After a three weeks delay, The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has assigned portfolios to the two ministers who were sworn in in late July. Stephen Ocheni and Suleiman Hassan were sworn in in July, several weeks after they were confirmed by the Senate, due to President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence. ‎Mr. Ocheni will fill the vacuum created by the death of James Ocholi who hailed from the same state, Kogi State. He is to resume as Minister of State in the Ministry of Labour and Productivity. Suleiman Hassan who was appointed…

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