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Militancy: Buhari's Meeting With Niger Delta Leaders Have Been Rescheduled

President Buhari’s meeting with leaders of the Niger Delta region have been rescheduled. The meeting will now hold on October 31.

Pan Niger Delta Forum, PNDF, an amalgamation of monarchs, leaders, groups and stakeholders of the oil rich region was initially slated to meet with the President on October 29 but was rescheduled to October 31 because the first date was Saturday. 138 more words


'Death squads backed by Muslim neighbor operate in Karachi'

KARACHI: As the Rangers’ led operation against political killers and terrorist outfits like Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and Al Qaeda has been successful, the law enforcers are facing hardship in dealing with at least one lawlessness factor due to religious resistance and sectarian leanings within police force, it has reliably been learnt. 929 more words


Implications of war and defence spending for Africa’s economic transformation

Emerging from colonial rule about five and half decades ago, the newly independent African countries soon came to grips with the realities of self–determination – the autonomy which they fought hard for and wrested from their former colonial rulers. 459 more words



Pakistan as usual in a denial mode.

1] It denied the role in Gujarat riots

2] 26-11 The  Mumbai Taj attack there was no evidence in its view… 174 more words


FG to tackle militancy with 31,000 jobs annually

As part of efforts to tackle the rising wave of insurgency across the country, the Federal Government in partnership with New Era Communication Ltd, says it will create 31, 000 jobs annually to address restive youths in the nation. 223 more words


Indian Kashmir - a hotbed of militancy, hostilities, and insecurity

I keep wondering when, if ever, Indian Kashmir will see (know) peace again. My heart goes out to the masses living in this and other war–torn and hostilities–prone regions, such as North Eastern Nigeria, Syria, West Bank, and so on. 312 more words


Niger Delta Greenland Justice Mandate, have attacked another major crude oil delivery line belonging to the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company in Delta State.

The incident occurred on Sunday at about 11: 30pm around Ekuigbo, Ughelli North Local Government Area of the state.

Spokesman of the militant group, Aldo Agbalaja, claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement issued on Monday. 33 more words