Tag: Genocide

“You Have Betrayed Democracy And Promoted Genocide” – Former Nigeria’s High Commissioner To Canada Tells Buhari

Former Nigeria’s High Commissioner to Canada and second Republic senator, Prof. Iyorwuese Hagher, has literarily torn President Muhammadu Buhari apart over his loud silence on the ongoing killing of citizens he swore to protect across the country. Hagher, who is now President African Leadership Institute USA, in an open letter[Read More…]

“Rampaging Fulani Herdsmen Are They Above The Law”? – CAN Says Genocide Ongoing In Southern Kaduna

The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN has called on the Federal Government to double up its efforts at stopping incessant attacks on farmers by Fulani herdsmen in southern part of the state. According to the Christian group, the government is not doing enough curb the killing of farmers in the[Read More…]

Plateau Group Tell Buhari To Stop The Ongoing Genocide By Fulani Herdsmen In The Middle-Belt

Citizens of Plateau State have urged President Muhammadu Buhari and the Sultanate not to interfere in the activities of the Election Petition Tribunals in the State but rather intervene in the persistent clashes between Fulani and Berom in the State. The citizens identified as Greater Together Voice, GTV who passed[Read More…]

President Jonathan Deplores Attacks On Nigerian Christians By Boko Haram Terrorists

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has received with dismay and consternation reports of yesterday’s attacks by Boko Haram on churches in  villages near Chibok, Borno State Reuben Abati, the Presidential Spokesman in a statement said the President deplores the renewed targeting by Boko Haram of adherents of a particular religion and[Read More…]

‘Boko Haram Lock Up Churches, Spray Christian Worshippers With Bullets’ Chilling Details

A number of churches in northeast Nigeria were attacked by suspected Boko Haram Islamists on Sunday, near the town of Chibok where more than 200 teenage girls were kidnapped in April. Reuters News Agency captures Chilling details of how Boko Haram gunmen attacked three villages Sunday in Nigeria’s Borno State[Read More…]

Boko Haram: Troops Uncover Rocket Launcher Production Facility In Kano

The Nigerian Military has said troops Friday embarked on cordon and search exercise that led to the discovery of Rocket Launcher production facility at Dorayi District in Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano State. In a statement by General Chris Olukolade, Defence Information Director, the discovery follows the arrest of[Read More…]

Genocide: Nigerian Military Denies Extra-Judicial Killing Field In Borno [Graphic Images]

The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has found the latest allegation of genocide against the Nigerian military by a Kaduna based cleric as not only diversionary but unfortunate.   In a statement issued Thursday by General Chris Olukolade, the DHQ wishes to unequivocally dissociate the Nigerian military from any involvement in the[Read More…]

Mustapha Atiku Abubakar: Murtala Nyako And His Dangerous Memo To Northern Governors

I read with great disappointment and sadness a memo written by Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa, which was addressed to his fellow northern governors. In a memo that can only be described as an outright attempt to acquire fame and score political points, the governor accused the Presidency of being[Read More…]

Olusegun Adeniyi: Who Is Nyako Speaking For?

I have learnt enough over the years that when Nigerian politicians play the politics of either religion or ethnicity in defence of “their people”, it’s either they want to cut some personal deal or they seek to secure some political advantage. Many of us were witnesses to that during the[Read More…]

Northern Governors Meet Thursday Over Nyako’s Genocide Memo

The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) will Thursday meet to discuss the memorandum submitted to it by Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State, where he raised several concerns about the insurgency in the North. Chairman of the forum and Governor of Niger State, Dr Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu said in Minna[Read More…]