Northern govs, others frustrating efforts to end killings

Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, Abdulaziz Sulaiman   By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Editor A spokesperson for the Coalition of Northern Groups, CNG, Abdulaziz Sulaiman, in this interview, analyses the opposition to the formation of a security outfit for northern Nigeria, Operation Shege Ka Fasa, lamenting that elites in the region are frustrating efforts at ending […]

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The escapist theory of humans going to live in Heaven (2)

BY TEACHER FRANKLIN Desecration of the Earth Job 20:27-28, Psalm 73:25, man in the quest for knowledge has rather gone off completely, and not even the advent of Christ has helped matters. Thus, Matthew 24:29-30, 26:63-64, Mark 14:16-62, Isaiah 7:6, Luke 21:25-28, John 14:1-4, Acts 1:9-11, Hebrew 9:27-28 Heaven of God’s above Heaven of God’s […]

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Norwich trail Liverpool by 58 points but the Reds’ narrow win illustrates the Premier League’s strength

NORWICH, England — So Liverpool win again and the incredible run goes on. It was a 1-0 result, in the wind and rain, against a Norwich City team that has been anchored to the foot of the Premier League for longer than anyone at Carrow Road cares to remember. Straightforward? Not in the slightest. This […]

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Boko Haram Dares President Buhari, Attacks Katsina State and Kill 30 Residents

Bandits Kill 30, burn houses, animals in President Buhari’s Katsina Home State Suspected bandits on Friday evening killed no fewer than thirty people in Tsauwa and Dankar villages in Batsari Local Government Area of Katsina State. At Tsauwa where twenty-one people were killed, efforts were still being made on Saturday evening to bury some of the […]

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Critics of Buhari, military are wailers – MURIC

Prof. ishaq Akintola Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned those criticising President Muhammadu Buhari and the military over the killing of about 30 persons in Auno, Borno State, last week, by Boko Haram insurgents, calling them wailers. MURIC, in a statement by its Director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, said, “Wailers are not looking at the terrible […]

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Obama panel celebrates off-court work of NBA stars

CHICAGO (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo is passionate about helping children in Greece and Africa. Kevin Love is trying to shine the brightest light he can on mental health by sharing his own struggles. Chris Paul is aiming to ensure that technology comes to schools where it hasn’t been affordable. Former President Barack Obama is aware of […]

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