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JUST IN: Senate confirms 45, rejects two ambassadorial nominees

-ANIETIE UDOBIT,ABUJA The Senate has confirmed 45 nominees of President Buhari as non-career ambassadors. Senators however declined to confirm two nominees. The decisions followed the report presented by Monsurat Sunmonu, APC-Oyo, chairperson of the committee on foreign affairs, which had screened the 47 nominees. In line with the recommendation of the committee, the Senate

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How Nigerian Troops Averted Herdsmen Attack, Destroyed Illegal Refineries

By JAMES EZEMA As part of efforts to step up operations to checkmate crude oil theft, illegal oil bunkering, illegal refineries and other acts of criminality across its Area of responsibility, the Nigerian military has destroyed illegal refineries in the South-Southern part of the country. The troops also prevented a clash between local

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Symbolic Amnesty International Burial Performed As Group Vows To Sue AI If…

By JAMES EZEMA While performing a symbolic burial of the Amnesty International (AI) at their Abuja office, protesting Nigerians have vowed to slam $5 billion lawsuit against the international human rights body over anti-Nigerian security reports if the organisation refuses to leave the country. According to them, negative AI reports against the Nigerian

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