7 killed in Benue IDP camp

Ortom laments herders’ impunity  Gunmen set ablaze High Court, police station in Ebonyi, Sokoto Seven Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in a camp in Abagena, a Makurdi suburb in Benue State, were killed  by suspected herdsmen on Monday night. The attackers stormed the community and destroyed many houses before moving into the camp. One of the […]

Read More

United States: Nigeria is one of our most important partners

U.S.-Nigeria relations With Africa’s largest population, democracy, and economy, Nigeria is one of our most important partners on the continent. The year 2020 served as an historical benchmark, as Nigerians reflected on the opportunities and challenges the country faces while marking its 60th anniversary of independence and bilateral relations with the United States. Nigeria is […]

Read More

Senators, Reps challenge Fed Govt on state of security

Angry federal lawmakers on Tuesday tackled President Muhammadu Buhari over the pervasive insecurity in the country. They decried the killings, banditry, kidnapping and insurgency across the nation. The senators and Representatives asked the President to “rise up to the occasion”, to save the country from disintegration. The lawmakers poured out their hearts during yesterday’s sittings. […]

Read More