Emergency Rule - Nigerians on the Run


Tens of thousands of northeastern Nigerians have fled their homes into neighbouring Niger and Cameroon following airstrikes by Nigerian fighter jets on Boko Haram.
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Nigerian soldier

  • Nigeria:  Insecurity - Buhari Asks Jonathan to Resign

    Daily Trust, 22 May 2013

    Former Head of State General Muhammadu Buhari has advised President Goodluck Jonathan to resign from office for his inability to tackle the security challenges facing the country. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Why Insecurity Persists - Kwankwaso

    Daily Trust, 22 May 2013

    Governor Rabi'u Musa Kwankwaso of Kano State yesterday said the deterioration of security situation in the country is as a result of failure of all institutions to address the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police Allay Fear of Terrorists' Attack On Plateau

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    The Plateau State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Chris Olakpe, has allayed the fears of the people of the state on the rumour that terrorists being dislodged in Borno, Adamawa, and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2015 - Ijaw Back Jonathan for Second Term

    Vanguard, 22 May 2013

    THE Ijaw in the nine Niger Delta States rose from a meeting in Ondo State and asked President Goodluck Jonathan to exercise his constitutional right of seeking re-election in 2015 ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Use Infotech to Tackle Insecurity, NCS Urges FG

    Vanguard, 22 May 2013

    Unless information technology, education, employment creation were given urgent attention in governance, the fight against terrorism and other acts of insecurity may be long-drawn, ... read more »