Category Archives: Breaking

President Jonathan Calls For More Effective Global Action Against Boko Haram

President Jonathan demanded international sanctions against anyone sponsoring terrorism in any part of the world. President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday at the ongoing US-African Leaders Summit in Washington DC called for a more effective global action and implementation of all existing international protocols against terrorism and violent extremism. President Jonathan also demanded more effective international sanctions against…

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The National Assembly Should Reject Goodluck Jonathan’s $1bn Loan Request – Nigerians Speak

Nigerians have said the National Assembly should not only reject President Goodluck Jonathan’s $1bn loan request to ‘fight Boko Haram’ but that his administration be under check. Citizens believe that apart from rejecting the bill, the lawmakers should go further by probing various security allocations that the FG had voted in recent times for the…

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Spanish Priest Struck With Ebola Sent To Europe For Treatment, Plus Shocking Photos From Liberia

A Spanish priest has become the first person carrying the deadly Ebola virus to be brought back to Europe for treatment. Missionary Miguel Pajares, 75, was escorted to hospital in Madrid today 7th August 2014 by a convoy of medics in protective suits after being repatriated on a military plane from Liberia in West Africa…

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Nigerian Air Force Is Updating Its Tactics In Tackling Boko Haram – Chief Of Air Staff

According to him, it will be through a review of operations and -re-training of its personnel. According to Punch, the Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adeshola Amosun, said in Kaduna on Wednesday that the Nigerian Air Force is changing and updating its tactics in the fight against the Boko Haram insurgents in the North-East.…

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Ebola: Lagos State Government Appeals To Doctors To End Strike And Return To Work

The Lagos State government is appealing to striking doctors to resume work and help the government contain the spread of the deadly Ebola Virus disease that has affected seven persons in the state, Channels reports. At a press conference held in Lagos on Wednesday, the Commissioner for Health Dr. Jide Idris, who also called for volunteers,…

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Ebola: Six Of The Eight Primary Contacts Of Late Patrick Sawyer, May Have Tested Positive

The government is said to be tracking families of the infected doctor seven others under surveillance and monitoring. There were fears, yesterday, that six of the eight primary contacts of the late Patrick Sawyer, may have tested positive to the Ebola virus, but are yet to show signs of the disease. Meanwhile, the Lagos State…

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