Africa

How North cornered Nigeria’s oil blocs • Revealed: 80% of ownership of the nation’s oil reserves is in the hands of some influential northerners

How North cornered Nigeria’s oil blocs • Revealed: 80% of ownership of the nation’s oil reserves is in the hands of some influential northerners • North, South-South in battle royale over oil Tension over the allocation of Nigeria’s oil wealth among the states of the federation is assuming an interesting dimension with key figures in […]

Law and Order

It’s shameful that people can rally against oil subsidy and not Boko Haram – Oritsejafor

(Codewit.com) National President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, (CAN), Pastor Ayodele Oritsejafor, in this interview with KEHINDE OYETIMI, stresses the need for a collective fight against Boko Haram, holding that the protest against fuel subsidy removal has political undertone. Excerpts: WHAT will you say on the declaration of war on Christians in the North by members […]

Africa

MEND gives survival strategy to JTF troops

WARRI—AMID reports that the graves of some soldiers that were declared missing-in-action (MIA) by the Joint Task Force (JTF) on the Niger-Delta have been uncovered, the Movement for Emancipation of the Niger-Delta (MEND), which butchered and buried the soldiers in the graves, yesterday audaciously unveiled a tactic that service personnel of the Nigeria military could […]