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Saudi Arabia donates relief materials to IDPs in Yobe

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre has donated relief materials to the Internally Displaced Persons affected by insurgency in Yobe State.
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UNICEF: Over 900,000 children suffering from malnutrition in Nigeria’s Northeast

UNICEF says severe acute malnutrition affecting over 900,000 children in three northeastern states affected by Boko Haram insurgency

Italy to give NAF six gunship helicopters to fight Boko Haram

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said it was expecting delivery of new fighter aircraft from both the United States and Italy to intensify its aerial campaign against the Boko Haram insurgency in the Northeast.
Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar is the current Chief of Air Staff of the Nigerian Airforce

Nigerian Airforce expecting 18 aircraft from US, Italy

The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it would soon take delivery of 12 newly acquired aircraft from the United States as part of renewed efforts to end the insurgency in the Northeast. The Chief of...
The Police Command in Sokoto State on Monday said the just-concluded launching of the North-West campaign rally by the Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, held in Sokoto was hitch-free.

Group: 16 years of PDP in power was disastrous

The People’s Rights Assembly (PRA), a group has fired back at the presidential candidate of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, over his claims that the best Nigeria enjoyed was under the PDP government.

Boko Haram: TY Danjuma wants sustained advocacy for peace

Lt-Gen Theophillus Danjuma (Retd), chairman of the Presidential Committee on the Northeast Initiative (PCNI), has said that activities aimed at creating peaceful coexistence among communities in the insurgency ravaged Northeast region of the country should be sustained.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

2019: Atiku Abubakar kicks as The Economist tips Muhammadu Buhari for victory

The Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar, has described the recent “endorsement” by The Economist of London, of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Muhammadu Buhari, in the coming election as scandalous and partisan.
President Muhammadu Buhari has finally reacted to reports that he had been cloned.

The Economist: Opposition will collapse, Muhammadu Buhari will win presidency

Nigerian opposition coalition may collapse before the 2019 general election and give way for the the re-emergence of President Muhammadu Buhari.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, is to kick-start his campaign for the 2019 presidential election through an address to Nigerians on Facebook on Monday.

To win the war on terror we need opportunities and jobs

In order to defeat terror, Nigeria needs a well thought out anti-terror plan and one thing that must be central to that plan is the buy in of the people because terror can only thrive where there is local support. Take that local support structure away and the terror architecture will collapse like a pack of cards.
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2019: Don’t campaign with hate speeches – KSM warn political parties

The Knights of Saint Mulumba (KSM) of the Catholic Church in Nigeria has called on politicians and political parties to campaign on issues that would address national challenges rather than hate speeches that is capable of truncating the Nation democracy.

EU, ECOWAS commend Nigeria’s fight against Boko Haram

The European Union (EU) and ECOWAS rose from the 22nd ECOWAS-EU political meeting on Friday, commending Nigeria for the progress made in the fight against Boko Haram.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo: Why Nigeria must exploit diaspora investment for growth

Nigeria’s vice president, Yemi Osinbajo, on Wednesday reiterated the need for Nigeria to exploit the potential of diaspora investment in its bid to facilitate growth and diversify the economy.
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COAS Conference: Muhammadu Buhari arrives in Maiduguri amid fanfare

President Muhammadu Buhari arrived in Maiduguri on Wednesday on a one-day visit to Borno, where he is expected to declare open the 2018 Chief of Army Staff (CAOS) Annual Conference.

Nigeria, Chad Defence ministers to meet over Boko Haram attack

Defence Minister Brig-Gen Mansur Dan-Ali is billed for N’djamena, Chad’s capital this week to discuss with his Chadian counterpart Gen. Daoud Yaya on how best to respond to the worsening security crisis along the Nigeria–Chad border.

Nigerian Army confirms Boko Haram attack, says video in circulation fake

The Nigerian Army has confirmed an attack on its troops at Metele village in Guzamala Local Government Area of Borno State, but said the video in circulation, which was allegedly released by Boko Haram is fake.

Ali Ndume: Insurgency hindering development in North East

Senator Ali Ndume (APC-Borno South), on Tuesday identified insurgency, and not the lack of political will, as the factor hindering development in Northeast Nigeria.
Gov. Karim Shettima of Borno

2019: Kashim Shettima optimistic of free, non-violence election in North East

Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima, has expressed confident that the people of Borno and northeast who have experienced a lot of challenges as a result of boko haram insurgency would not engage themselves in any form of politically motivated or related violence before, on or even after the elections.

2019: Between Ease of Doing Business and Ease of Doing Fraud

A document in circulation, from the resolutions of a retreat in a foreign country by one of the parties makes no pretences about their plan to cause tension between various communities. They have dramatically begun actions to destroy the integrity of the election process.

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