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Ortom Slams Bala Mohammed, Calls Him ‘Terrorist Terrorising Nigeria’

Benue State Governor, Mr Samuel Ortom has accused his Bauchi State counterpart, Mr qBala Mohammed, of being a terrorist based on his utterances supporting herdsmen from carrying AK-47 to defend themselves. Governor Ortom who made this accusation while addressing Journalists in Makurdi, Benue State capital, said Governor Mohammed must be a terrorist for supporting illegal […]

Sheikh Gumi Makes Case For Fulani-Herdsmen-Turned-Bandits, Says “They Are Peaceful

Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi has reiterated that Fulani herdsmen involved in banditry are victims of circumstance. Sheikh Gumi restated his position during an interview on Channels TV on Monday, February 22, 2021. Channels TV reports that the cleric has previously advocated for the bandits to be granted amnesty after meeting them in the bush. […]

Trump ‘Offered Kim Jong Un A Ride Home On Air

Former US President, Mr Donald Trump offered North Korean leader Mr Kim Jong Un a ride home on Air Force One after a summit in Hanoi two years ago. According to a new BBC documentary, Mr Kim and Mr Trump first engaged in a war of words and mutual threats, before an extraordinary diplomatic bromance […]

Boeing Calls For Grounding Of Some 777s After Denver Engine

Boeing has called for the grounding of 128 of its 777 planes across the world on Sunday as US regulators investigated a United Airlines flight whose engine caught fire and fell apart over a suburban American community. United, Korean Air, and Japan’s two main airlines confirmed they had already suspended operations of 62 planes fitted […]

Myanmar: Protesters Continue Rallies Despite Military Junta Threat

Tens of thousands of anti-coup protesters rallied across Myanmar again on Monday, February 22, 2021, despite a clear threat from the junta that it was prepared to use lethal force to crush what it branded “anarchy”. The warning came after three demonstrators were shot dead over the weekend, and the funeral on Sunday, February 21, […]

Six Mexican Military Personnel Killed In Air Crash

Six Military personnel have died after the airplane they were traveling in crashed on takeoff in eastern Mexico. The Defense Secretariat disclosed this on Sunday, February 21, 2021, adding that the Airforce LearJet 45 crashed at around 1545 GMT after taking off from Emiliano Zapata in Veracruz State. The statement said the Secretariat’s Accident Investigation […]

Insurgency: Army Chief Gives Troops 48-Hour Ultimatum To Clear Marte

The Chief of Army Staff, Major General Ibrahim Attahiru has given a 48-hour marching order for the clearance of Marte and three other communities in Borno State. Major General Attahiru gave the order in Dikwa Local Government, the Headquarters of the Super Camp 9 Operation Lafiya Dole; stating that: “In the last few days we […]

Kaduna Security: Four People Killed, One Injured In Kajuru LGA

Four people have been killed and one person injured after bandits attacked some communities in Kajuru Local Government area of Kaduna State. According to the State Commissioner for Internal Security and Home Affairs, Mr Samuel Aruwan, the bandits first attacked Ungwan Sha’awa in the area where they killed one Ubangida Dogo in his house and […]

Seven Killed As Military Aircraft Crashes In Abuja Airport

Seven persons have been killed after a Military aircraft crashed a few yards off the runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja.  Confirming the incident on Sunday, February 21, 2021, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) spokesman, Air Vice Marshal Ibikunle Daramola stated that the Beechcraft KingAir B350i aircraft crashed while returning to Abuja Airport […]