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President Buhari at the Grand Finale of the 2018 Nigerian Army Day Celebration in Monguno Borno State on 6th July 2018

President Buhari vows to fish out politicians sponsoring killings

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Monguno, Borno State, promised to fish out and punish politicians who are allegedly instigating violence in some states of the federation “in their quest for relevance in the country’s political landscape.”
President Buhari at the Grand Finale of the 2018 Nigerian Army Day Celebration in Monguno Borno State on 6th July 2018

President Buhari: We’re still making efforts to rescue Leah Sharibu, Chibok girls

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that his administration remains committed to the rescue of the remaining Dapchi school girl, Leah Sharibu, who is still being held captive by Boko Haram Insurgents, as well as the other Chibok school girls.
President Buhari at the Grand Finale of the 2018 Nigerian Army Day Celebration in Monguno Borno State on 6th July 2018

President Buhari vows to deal with politicians sponsoring violence

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday promised to wield the big stick against some unnamed politicians who he alleged are behind the violence rocking parts of the country.

Falz: I expected controversy over hijab-wearing girls in my video

Taking a cue from American musician Childish Gambino, the Nigerian artiste/actor addressed a number of topical Nigerian issues in the video, one of which is the Chibok and Dapchi schoolgirls’ abduction.

Ahmad Salkida: My Twitter account has been blocked

The Twitter account of Ahmad Salkida, a journalist known to have access to the leadership of the Boko Haram sect, has been blocked.

CDNDC: President Buhari’s June 12 declaration a Greek gift

A group, Coalition in Defence of Nigerian Democracy and Constitution, says the declaration of June 12 as Democracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari is a Greek gift.

Falz: MURIC threat of legal action baseless

Nigerian rapper Folarin Falana, popularly called Falz, who has been in the news over controversies surrounding his video ‘This is Nigeria’, has finally reacted to the threat by the Muslim Right Concern (MURIC).

MURIC: Falz’s ‘This is Nigeria’ is hate speech

A Muslim group has condemned a video released by a Nigerian rapper for allegedly promoting negative stereotypes against Muslims, Chibok Girls and Fulani.

Don’t force Muslim governors to declare Sharia – VP Osinbajo warns pastors

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has warned religious leaders not to link the incessant killings being perpetrated by herdsmen in some of the country to any religion or ethnic cleansing.

ECWA demands Nobel Peace prize for Leah Sharibu

The Evangelical Church Winning All (ECWA) on Saturday said that the number of widows, orphans and vulnerable children in Nigeria has reached a worrisome level because of the activities of Boko Haram terrorists and herdsmen.

US Congress expresses concern over herdsmen killings, urges President Buhari to speak out

The United States Congress has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to publicly condemn attacks on Christian farmers by Fulani herdsmen.

CAN calls for cancellation of police recruitment exams

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Thursday called for the cancellation of the Nigerian Police recruitment examination conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) where Arabic Language was part of the subjects listed in the examination.

Arewa CF lauds President Buhari’s strides in security, economy, fight against corruption

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s strides in security, economy, fight against corruption as the administration marks three years in the saddle.

Democracy Day: Northern Bishops slam President Buhari

As the nation marks Democracy Day, on Tuesday, the Northern States Pentecostal Bishops’ Forum of Nigeria (TNSPBFN), have bemoaned the absence of the practise of democracy in the country.

Children’s Day: Safety of the Nigerian child is non-negotiable – Senator Saraki

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has felicitated with children across the country and stated that their safety was non-negotiable.
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CAN commiserates with Catholics over murdered priests, parishioners

The Christian Association of Nigeria on Tuesday commiserated with the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria as it conducted mass burial for the two priests and parishioners killed by the herdsmen in Benue State in April.

Donald Trump: America won’t accept killings of Christians in Nigeria

The President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, on Monday said the killings of Christians in Nigeria is unacceptable.

CAN: We’ll not tell Nigerians who to vote for in 2019

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) will not tell Nigerians who to vote for in the 2019 general elections, Rev. Musa Asake, General Secretary of the Association said at a news conference in Abuja on Friday.

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