Boko Haram now fight with bows and arrows as attack on Sambisa cuts off supplies

Boko Haram now fight with bows and arrows as attack on Sambisa cuts off supplies

NIGERIAN military chiefs are confident of finishing off Boko Haram soon after reports from Sambisa Forest indicate that the terrorists have run out of ammunition and are now fighting with crude weapons like bows and arrows. Over the last two months, the Nigerian Army stepped up its attacks on Boko Haram strongholds in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States in conjunction with its Chadian, Cameroonian and Nigerien counterparts. This succeeded in pushing Boko Haram out of…

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Buhari receives prototype of high speed railway project from China’s CCECC

Buhari receives prototype of high speed railway project from China’s CCECC

PRESIDENT-elect General Muhammadu Buhari has hosted a delegation from the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) who paid him a visit to present a prototype of its new high speed rail project. In what could be an indication that a Buhari administration may be looking to develop a high-speed rail network across Nigeria, the president-elect was updated on how the project would work. Receiving the Chinese delegation along with the All Progressives Congress chairman Chief…

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Why IGP Abba was fired

Why IGP Abba was fired

Indications emerged yesterday that a shift in loyalty and the crisis rocking Ekiti State House of Assembly may have been responsible for the sacking of the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Suleiman Abba. President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday sacked the IGP and appointed Deputy Inspector General (DIG), Solomon Arase as Acting IGP with immediate effect. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity,  Dr. Reuben Abati, made the disclosure on his tweeter handle. Abba, the 17th…

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