Musa Kimo new police boss reports for duty in Akwa Ibom

CP Musa Kimo: new police commissioner in Akwa Ibom state Isaiah Eka/Uyo  Mr Musa Kimo has assumed duty as the new Commissioner of Police in Akwa Ibom. He succeeded Bassey Abang, who had been redeployed from the state, the command’s  Public Relations Officer (PPRO), DSP Odiko Macdon, said in Uyo on Friday. “The Akwa Ibom […]

France to return looted artefacts to Benin Republic

Some of the artefacts from Benin Republic in a French museum French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday agreed to return 26 cultural artefacts to Benin Republic “without delay”. The  move  could put pressure on other former colonial powers to return looted African artworks to their countries of origin. The decision — which Macron said should […]

Army confirms Boko Haram attack at Metele in Borno State

Lt. General Tukur Buratai, chief of army staff: Army confirms Boko Haram attack on troops position in Metele, Borno state The Nigerian Army has confirmed the attack on its troops under the 157 Task  Force Battalion at Metele in Guzamala local council area of Borno state. It also said the situation has been brought under […]

Metele attack: Buhari summons service chiefs

President Buhari summons Service Chiefs over Metele attack by terrorists By Ismaila Chafe President Muhammadu Buhari has summoned Service Chiefs to an emergency security meeting over the reported killing of some Nigerian soldiers by Boko Haram sect along the Nigeria-Chad border on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reliably gathered that the urgent meeting […]