Monthly Archives: February 2014

13 terrorists killed in military raid -DHQ

The Director of Defence Information, Maj. Gen Chris Olukolade, has said that 13 insurgents were killed in a military raid on makeshift terrorists camp located between Borno and Adamawa states on Friday. Olukolade said in an electronic mail on Friday … Continue reading

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42 firms shortlisted for 10 NIPPS power plants

FORTY-TWO firms have been shortlisted for the financial bids opening of the 10 power plants built under the National Integration Power Projects by the Niger Delta Power Holding Company of Limited. Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue State disclosed this to … Continue reading

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B’Haram: We are dealing with serious enemy, says Presidency

Following the renewed attack on civilians in the North-East, the Presidency has said Nigeria is currently dealing with a serious enemy. It also likened the activities of the members of the dreaded sect to that of a war situation. The … Continue reading

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Senator laments B’Haram attacks on Nyako

Senator Mohammed Jibrilla Bindo (APC, Adamawa) on Friday said the attack on Governor Murtala Nyako “has now demonstrated that nobody is safe in Nigeria” and called on the security agencies to change their operational strategies. He described as instructive, the … Continue reading

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East-West Road may not be completed this year -Minister

Supervising Minister of the Ministry of Niger Delta, Mr. Darius Ishaku, on Friday doubted the earlier assurance given by his immediate predecessor in office, Mr. Godsday Orubebe, that the 338km East-West Road project, which started in 2008, would be completed by … Continue reading

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Strategies against B’Haram not working – Govs

Nigeria governors under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum have said the current strategies against the Boko Haram insurgent is not working. They therefore asked the Federal Government and the security agencies to review their tactics in order to … Continue reading

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Boko Haram: Gov Nyako escapes attack

YOLA – Governor Murtala Nyako of Adamawa State Friday escaped death by the whiskers when he was attacked by gunmen suspected to be members of the Boko Haram sect at Shuwa, Madagali local government area of the state. Madagali has … Continue reading

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