Boko Haram fighters not better equipped than Nigerian troops – Army

The Nigerian Army has debunked reports that the ragtag Boko Haram fighters are better equipped than Nigerian soldiers, dismissing them as propaganda and psychological warfare against troops. Army spokesman, Brigadier-General Sani Kukasheka Usman, in a statement that addresses various issues and concerns about the ongoing counter-insurgency war in Nigeria’s north east, accused some misguided elements […]

Alumni kicks against planned renaming of FUTA after Shagari

  By Dayo Johnson AKURE—THE alumni of Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA, Ondo State, yesterday, opposed moves by the Federal Government to rename the institution after the late former President Shehu Shagari. Addressing a press conference in Akure, the National President of the institution’s Alumni Association, Adesomoju Olaitan, flanked by other old students, Dr […]

Ugedi donates to Okowa campaign

  By Onozure Dania A frontline member of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Delta State, Chief David Ugedi, has endorsed the re-election campaign  of Governor Ifeanyi Okowa in “appreciation of the infrastructure development, especially roads construction in the riverine communities of Burutu, Warri South-West Local Government Area of the state.’” Ugedi said Okowa has performed beyond […]