The 2015 Nigeria’s election was about to be marred with the most controversial yet protracted deliberation, about the certificate of the Presidential candidate of the All Progressive Congress, Gen. Mohammed Buhari.
Asiwaju Bola Tinubu A Federal High Court, Lagos, on Tuesday adjourned till April 20, a fundamental rights’ enforcement suit filed by former governor of Lagos state, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, against the Chief of Army Staff, Lt. Gen.
Jethro Ibileke/Benin Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State Edo North, where Governor Adams Oshiomhole hails from, was under 24-hour Army lockdown, Saturday, as all the entry and exit points into the senatorial district were sealed by soldiers till the early hours of Sunday.
Information that broke out at about 11:00 pm on Friday has it that the Caretaker Committee Chairman of Andoni Local Government area, Esuku Esuku has been ordered out of Ngo, headquarters of Local Government by Joint Task Force (JTF)/army personnel deployed to Ngo or be killed.
The State Commissioner of Police, Mr Hassan Karma, who attributed the success of the command to the support of the State Governor,Willie Obiano, said the police are on alert to ensure Anambra State is rid of any crime especially during this period of election. As March 28 Presidential and National
A Federal High Court in Lagos, have on Monday, barred the Nigerian government from deploying troops for 2015 general elections. According to the Judge in charge of the trial, Justice Ibrahim Buba, “It is unconstitutional for the Federal Government to deploy military for the supervision of election purposes without the
The Nigerian military expressed confidence over defeating Boko Haram and commented on the sect’s allegiance to the Islamic State (ISIS). The army believe that the move announced over the weekend by the insurgents’ leader (or his impostor), Abubakar Shekau, was the indication of the group’s weakness and imminent fall.
As the country faces an almost implausible mission to defeat the dreaded and deadliest insurgent group it has ever perceived in recent decades, a military combatant who is still nursing his excruciating wound from the presumably despicable voluntary servitude to his fatherland spoke to Vanguard exhaustively on Saturday about his
The Nigeria Military informant have confirmed the apprehension of about eight French nationals, caught fighting under the terror group Boko Haram. ThisDay publication has it that the Cameroonian army had apprehended these fighters and are insisting on trying them, but France is against this idea.
According to report reaching us from a reliable source, an estimated 6,000 members of the dreaded insurgent group have been encircled by the Nigerian Forces in Madagali and Gulak area of Bornu state. A correspondent twitter user with the account name @DonKlericuzio made this disclosure.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Edo State has raised alarm over what it described as the alleged plot by the state government to sell the Nigerian Army Barracks in Ikpoba Hill, Benin City, due to alleged lack of funds for capital development. State Chairman of the party, Chief Dan
The forum pledged to support and work with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC to ensure free and fair elections. The post Nigeria2015: Nigerian security agencies promise to remain neutral appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
The Advocacy for Societal Rights Advancement and Development Initiative (ASRADI) has summoned the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act to demand from the Nigerian Army (NA) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) details of the All Progressives Congress’ presidential candidate, General Muhammadu. Buhari (rtd.)
According to a statement released yesterday, the United State government has discontinued its training of the Nigerian military, They said it was terminating the third phase of the training which was designed to help build capacity for Nigerian military to counter Boko Haram activities, following a request by