Niger Inaugurates SpokespersonsForum to Tackle Insecurity

Security in any given society is a collective responsibility, to this end the Niger State government has Inaugurated Forum of Spokespersons of Critical Institutions in Niger (FOSCIN) for regular interface and synergy among mostly security related organizations. Speaking at the inauguration of the forum, Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to ensure […]

Niger Inaugurates SpokespersonsForum to Tackle Insecurity

Security in any given society is a collective responsibility, to this end the Niger State government has Inaugurated Forum of Spokespersons of Critical Institutions in Niger (FOSCIN) for regular interface and synergy among mostly security related organizations. Speaking at the inauguration of the forum, Niger State Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to ensure […]

ATIKU MEDIA OFFICE PRESS RELEASE

Abuja, Nigeria, 26 December, 2017: 1. It has come to the notice of the Atiku Media Office that there is a statement purportedly attributed to His Excellency Atiku Abubakar currently making the rounds on social media. 2. We wish to state for the records that the purported statement aimed at pitching the Waziri Adamawa against […]

Bago Felicitates with Dogara as he turns 50 and Christmas on Xmas!

The Member of the House of Reps (Chanchaga Federal Constituency) Umar Mohammed Bago rejoices with The Speaker of the House of Representatives and Nigerian’s number 4 man, Yakubu Dogara on his Golden Jubilee Anniversary. Hon Bago, who describes Speaker Dogara as very humble, dedicated to nation building, open minded, trustworthy, and a close ally, friend […]

Sir Ahmadu Bello’s Christmas message in 1959

“We are people of many different races, tribes and religions, who are knit together by common history, common interests and common ideals. Our diversity may be great but the things that unite us are stronger than the things that divide us. On an occasion like this, I always remind people about our firmly rooted policy […]

Philippine president tells Muslims he will correct ‘historical injustice’

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, wearing a military uniform, gestures as he delivers a speech during the 67th founding anniversary of the First Scout Ranger regiment in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, north of Manila, Philippines, in this Nov. 24, 2017 file photo.— Reuters SULTAN KUDARAT, Philippines — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte vowed to correct “historical injustice” […]

Saddam’s daughter: Saleh ‘hero, martyr’

Raghad (center), the daughter of Iraq’s late former president Saddam Hussein, attends a memorial service held in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on the 40th day after his execution. — AFP DUBAI — Raghad Saddam Hussein, daughter of Iraq’s former president, on Tuesday called the late Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh her “hero and martyr.” Hussein’s message […]

Pakistan allows family to meet jailed ‘Indian spy’

Former Indian navy officer Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav’s mother Avanti, left, and wife, Chetankul, third right, arrive to meet him at Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad, Pakistan, on Monday. — Reuters ISLAMABAD — Pakistan allowed the wife and mother of an Indian man convicted of spying to visit him on Monday in Islamabad, eight months after […]

Egypt hangs 15 over attacks on security forces

Daesh’s Egypt affiliate has killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers in attacks in the Sinai and also targeted civilians in the mainland. Cairo — Egyptian authorities on Tuesday executed 15 prisoners convicted of attacks on security forces in the restive Sinai Peninsula, police officials said. The men were hanged in two jails where they had been […]

Fatalities mount as Kashmir clashes escalate

3 Pakistani soldiers killed in cross-border fire; Indian troops kill rebel commander Kashmiri villagers look on during the funeral of militant commander Noor Mohammed in the Aripal village of Tral district on Tuesday. — AFP ISLAMABAD — Three Pakistani soldiers have been killed by Indian fire across the Line of Control in the disputed Kashmir region, […]