Military deploys hi-tech mine clearing equipment in North East Nigeria

The Nigerian Army said on Wednesday that it had deployed its newly acquired hi-tech mine clearing equipment in the ongoing military operation against Boko Haram in the North East. This is contained in a statement issued by Acting Army spokesman, Col. Sani Usman, on update of the counter-insurgency. Usman said other supporting weapons and ammunitions […]

Untold story of how disastrous fire razed 200 shops, scattered 500 in Akwa Ibom fishing community

Eleven days after a disastrous fire razed the Ibaka fishing community to the ground, shop owners and residents are still counting their loses even as they plead with the government and other well-meaning Nigerians not to abandon them to their fate. Itoro BASSEY reports ercy Major-Udoh is one of the victims of the disastrous fire […]

BREAKING: EFCC gets court order to seize ‘Government’ Tompolo’s assets

ustice Ibrahim Buba of a Federal High Court in Lagos on Friday authorised the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to seize some assets belonging to a former Niger Delta militant leader, Government Ekpemupolo, alias Tompolo. The judge authorised the EFCC to take possession of the concerned assets pending when Tompolo will make himself available to […]