• JCI, NHRC Reports: What Is FG Waiting For?

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    Save Zakzaky’s Life Group of Nigeria’, the new creation of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) has threatened to overwhelm Abuja, the nation’s capital with protests if their leader, Mr Ibraheem El-Zakyzaky is not released from custody. National Coordinator of the IMN subsidiary, Bashir Marafa hinted that millions would be attending the protests. As a…

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    Facts BBOG Must Appreciate

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    One needs not re-enact the story of David and Saul in the Bible to find a modern day version in the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai. As the holy book recounted it, after exceptional exploit at war, the people chanted ‘Saul has killed his thousands, but David has killed his tens…

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    Cattle Rustling And Buratai’s Magic Wand

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    Those deluded enough to test the strength of the Nigerian state are by now learning the hard lesson of their foolhardiness. In this context the reference is to those criminal elements that rode on the coattails of Boko Haram terrorists to have their field day with other forms of crimes like the cattle rustlers that…

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    Buhari Making the Best of Civilian JTF

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    In the early days of what was then viewed as a menace, my elder brother, who was at the time working in Borno, first told me about locals organising themselves into groups to take on Boko Haram in the face of what appeared like the helplessness of the military against the terrorists at that time….

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    Nigerian Army: A Time to Purge

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    Something is not right in our security arrangement and anyone that is sincere will admit it.  It doesn’t require one being a security expert to gauge or have a sense of what is amiss. In the past few weeks, just as we are almost heaving a sigh of relief that the sadistic Boko Haram terror…

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  • Nigeria Must Follow Up SCOTU Ruling On Iran

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    The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTU) ruling this week confirmed what some of us have always known and insisted on. Iran is a sponsor of terrorism, radicalization, extremism and other traits that undermine the safety of other nations. The US Supreme Court ruled that Iran must lose nearly $2 billion in frozen assets…

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