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Security agents: Islamic State fighters in Nigeria

Security agencies have uncovered Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) fighters in Benue, Kogi and Edo states, it was learnt yesterday. A source in the Presidency said the group had been operating within some North Central and South-South states, using foreign terrorists. They are also believed to be recruiting young men into

Gunmen kill 3 in Numan village

Gunmen yesterday killed three people in Numan Local Government Area in Adamawa State. Residents of Kikan village told Daily Trust on phone that three corpses of their kinsmen were discovered following an attack by suspected Fulani men who raided the village around 2 o’clock in the morning, shooting and burning properties. Crisis

Court restrains Abia Assembly from suspending member

Embattled member of Abia State House of Assembly (ABSHA), Martin Azubuike,  has secured an order of the state High Court restraining the assembly from suspending or declaring his seat vacant. In suit No. HOS/3M/2018,  filed at the High Court of Ossisioma Judicial Division, before Justice C.H. Ahuchaogu, on Friday, January 19, 2018,

FCTA tasks area council chairmen on revenue generation

The FCT mandate secretary of the Area Councils Service Secretariat, Malam Abubakar Adamu Bappah, has charged the six area council chairmen to intensify efforts to improve their Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in order to boost development in the satellite towns. Bappah stated this when he received the executives of the Coalition