Tag: Nyanya

80 Couples Wed in Style in Nyanya, Abuja [Photo]

…As Over 600 Receive Sacrament of Confirmation Despite the fear of insecurity and past incidents of terrorist attacks in this town near Abuja, New Nyanya is peaceful as it witnesses social and religious activities. It was indeed a day of joy for parishioners of St. Sylvester Catholic Church New Nyanya[Read More…]

Photos At The Scene As Multiple Explosions Rocked Nyanya And Kuje Area Of Abuja

After the evacuation of victims of bomb blast in Satellite towns of Kuje and Nyanya to various hospital in Abuja city, the Abuja Zonal Cordinator of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Ishayah Chonoko has confirmed that 59 people were affected. He said that eighteen (18) persons lost their lives[Read More…]

As Multiple Bomb Blast Hits Abuja, Pieces Of Human Flesh Litter Suburb

Pieces of human flesh were seen on Saturday morning littering the roadside in a suburb of Abuja, Nyanya, where an explosive went off late on Friday. The explosive was said to have been detonated at the Jikwoyi Park, Nyanya, on the popular Abuja-Keffi Expressway, claiming yet-to-be ascertained number of lives.[Read More…]

Buhari Condemns Abuja Bombings Says Defeat Of Boko Haram In Sight

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday reiterated his administration’s commitment to putting an end to extremism and eradicating violence in the country. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President spoke at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, after receiving briefing from a team[Read More…]

Nyanya School Bus Recovered, Two Suspects Arrested

In a swift response to the case of a School Bus, Toyota Hiace with registration number XG 246 GWA, belonging to The Vine International Academy, Nyanya, Phase IV, on the outskirts of Abuja, which was reportedly snatched at gunpoint about 7.45am of today, Tuesday, 6th May, 2014, Police Operatives attached to Nasarawa[Read More…]

Heavily Armed Men Hijack Nyanya School Bus

Again Pandemonium at the Nyanya area of Abuja following early morning reports of school children abducted by armed  men. The Students of the Divine Kiddies Academy were said to have been kidnapped but school Teacher, Sylvester Chahul said there were no pupils in the bus. The Teacher claimed the armed men stole[Read More…]

Nyanya Explosion, Paramedics Moved To The Scene

Security and Response agencies have been alerted to an explosion in Nyanya, outskirt of Abuja City. The explosion is reported to have occurred close to the scene of the last incident. People living around the area are urged to restrict their movement and allow security personnel access to the area. The severity[Read More…]

Ayisha Osori: The Situation On Mararraba-Nyanya Road, A Disaster Waiting To Happen

Please the residents of this axis of the FCT are in need of the intervention of all with any influence with the military and/or security agencies. Since Thursday a one car at a time check point has been set up so that the time it takes to get into town[Read More…]

Opinion: The Filth Called Boko Haram And A Season Of Shame

By Femi Fani-Kayode Permit me to begin this contribution with some basic truisms: firstly that God is great and that He alone forges the destiny of nations and rules in the affairs of men. Secondly that He is faithful and true and that He alone is worthy of our fear[Read More…]

Tunde Leye: The High Cost Of Corruption In Nigeria

By Tunde Leye During the 2nd term of the Obasanjo administration, the then Minister of Interior Sunday Afolabi championed the National Identity Card scheme. All of us agreed that this was a long overdue project of great importance to us as a nation. But as is characteristic of many such[Read More…]