• September 29, 2022

Malian junta dissociates itself from West African sanctions against Guinea

The ruling junta in Mali has dissociated itself from sanctions imposed on neighboring Guinea, also ruled by the military, by the Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Mali and Guinea, both …

Tens of thousands of Somalis face famine as drought enters its fifth year

The situation at a refugee camp in the Somali border town of Dollow is desperate. Hundreds of people have arrived there in the past few days. As water drums wait to …

Tunisian police officers protest to demand colleagues’ release

Over 200 police officers rallied in Sfax, Tunisia’s second city, to demand the release of eight arrested colleagues and defend their right to unionise. Responding to a call from the National …

Chad pleads with UN for permanent African seats on Security Council

Chad is asking for Africa to be allowed to join the United Nations Security Council as a permanent member. Speaking to the UN on Friday Chad’s Secretary of State for Foreign …

warnings of possible attacks- Kenya beefs up security

Kenya has tightened security in the capital, Nairobi and other cities in the country after several European countries warned of the risk of possible attacks. Heavily armed police officers were patrolling …

Six abductees in Nigeria from University of Abuja rescued by police

Nigeria’s security forces have rescued six people kidnapped by armed men earlier this week (November 2) from the University of Abuja near the international airport in the capital Abuja, police said …

Bandits abduct 73 students,schools closes as Zamfara imposes curfew.

Zamfara Government   has imposed a dusk-to-down curfew on 13 local government areas and shut schools following the abduction of hundreds of students by bandits at Kaya Day Secondary School. The bandits stormed the …

Gunmen kidnap ABSU lecturers, others

Gunmen suspected to be kidnappers have reportedly kidnapped lecturers of the Abia State University, Uturu. Information about the kidnap at the time of filing report was still sketchy, but our correspondent …

Self-defence call: Arewa, Yoruba, Igbo, M’Belt elders support Masari’s

President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has come under scurrilous attack for allegedly failing to secure the lives and properties of the Nigerians. Reacting to the Katsina Governor, Bello Masari’s admonition to his people …

Insecurity: Enough of empty threats, Northern elders tell Buhari, Lalong

Piqued by the recent killings in Plateau State, the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari and Plateau Governor, Simon Lalong, to match words with action by fishing out perpetrators …

Insecurity: Military rescue 36 victims, arrest 20 suspects in Plateau

The Commander of Operation Safe Haven, Major General Ibrahim Ali said troops have rescued 36 victims of fresh attack along Rukuba road in Jos, North Local Government Area of Plateau State. …

Sad – UNIJOS suspends exams over security threats

The University of Jos has suspended its ongoing second semester examination following the fresh attacks and security threats in Jos metropolis. Deputy Registrar, Information and Publications, Abdullahi Abdullahi in a press …