- 21st May, 2013 15:37Senate Backs Jonathan On State Of Emergency!
- 21st May, 2013 13:53America Blames Nigerian Govt Officials For Boko Haram Insurgency!
- 20th May, 2013 13:012 Feared Dead As Crisis Rocks Ogun University!
- 20th May, 2013 11:00Amosun Goes Tough; Locks Out Commissioners For Lateness!
- 19th May, 2013 20:18Soldiers Kill 14 Boko Haram Members, Arrest 20!
- Senate Backs Jonathan On State Of Emergency!
- Senate Backs Jonathan On State Of Emergency!Posted 3 hours ago
The Senate on Tuesday gave its approval to the state of emergency declared in three states in the North Eastern part of Nigeria by President Goodluck Jonathan last week. Since…
- America Blames Nigerian Govt Officials For Boko Haram Insurgency!
- America Blames Nigerian Govt Officials For Bo…Posted 5 hours ago
While many Nigerians continue to wonder why the President of the United States again chose not to visit the country during his tour of three African countries, a report released…
- 2 Feared Dead As Crisis Rocks Ogun University!
- 2 Feared Dead As Crisis Rocks Ogun University…Posted 1 day ago
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Violence rocked the Ago Iwoye campus of the Olabisi Onabanjo University on Monday. As early as 7.30 am, students had stormed the gates of the institution…
- Amosun Goes Tough; Locks Out Commissioners For Lateness!
- Amosun Goes Tough; Locks Out Commissioners Fo…Posted 1 day ago
The Governor of Ogun State, Senator Ibikunle Amosun on Monday went tough as he locked out late comers at the Governors Office in Oke Mosan, Abeokuta. At least three Commissioners…
By NewsAdmin on May 10, 2013
While Nigerians continue to live in fear due to the worsening security situation in the country, aspersions are already being cast on security agencies for their role in the slump in the country’s security. After a raid leading to a clash between members of the Boko Haram sect in Baga, a Borno fishing community near [...]
By NewsAdmin on May 6, 2013
Alhaji Ali Monguno, the former Minister who was kidnapped on Friday has been released by his abductors. He was released around noon on Monday. He was welcomed home by crowds of sympathizers who had thronged his Maiduguri residence. 87-year-old Monguno, a former Minister for Petroleum
By NewsAdmin on May 3, 2013
Dr Shettima Ali Monguno, a former Minister of Petroleum was on Friday kidnapped in Maiduguri. Monguno who had served at various times as Minister in charge of the Air Force and Internal Affairs and as Federal Commissioner for Trade and Industries was abducted at the Mafoni Mosque in Maiduguri
By NewsAdmin on April 20, 2013
The Chairman of Ejigbo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State, Kehinde Bamigbetan who was abducted recently has been released. Bamigbetan was abducted last Mondayon his way home by four gun wielding men. He was abducted as he drove into Ona Iwa
By NewsAdmin on April 19, 2013
The seven French nationals kidnapped by Boko Haram members in the North of Cameroon in February have been set free. The release of the hostages was confirmed by the Cameroonian Communications Minister, Isa Tchiroma Bakary who spoke to BBC. The French tourists which included a couple, Mr and Mrs Moulin-Fornier, their four children and an [...]
By NewsAdmin on February 26, 2013
The Jama’atu Ahlis Sunna Ladah watil wal Jihad, better known as the Boko Haram sect has officially confirmed the kidnap of the 7 French tourists who were abducted in Northern Cameroon last week. The confirmation was made via a video that showed the French nationals, three adults, two men and a woman and three children [...]
By NewsAdmin on February 21, 2013
French Foreign Ministry has denied reports that the seven members of a French family who were abducted by armed men in the Northern part of Cameroon have been found. A Cameroonian military source who spoke on the condition of anonymity had earlier disclosed that the hostages were found in northern Nigeria on Thursday. “They are safe [...]
By NewsAdmin on January 23, 2013
The kidnapped mother of the Speaker of the Bayelsa state House of Assembly , Hon. Kombowei Benson regained her freedom from her abductors around 10 pm Monday evening. Madam Betinah Okunwa Benson was abducted
By NewsAdmin on January 14, 2013
The mother of the Speaker of Bayelsa State House of Assembly, Hon. Kombowei Benson has been kidnapped.
By NewsAdmin on December 14, 2012
Professor Kanene Okonjo, the kidnapped mother of Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on Friday regained her freedom after spending five days in the hands of her abductors. Street Journal gathered that 82-year-old Mrs Okonjo was taken to Ugwashi Uku on a motorcycle. Governor Uduaghan however gave another version in which he disclosed that she was [...]
By NewsAdmin on December 11, 2012
While the “extensive manhunt” for the kidnappers of Professor Kanene Okonjo, the 82-yesr-old mother of Nigeria’s Finance Minister continues, the condemnable act has become a cause for debates across Nigeria. The Inspector General of Police has ordered a full scale investigation into the matter while the Delta State Governor had assured on Sunday that Professor [...]
By NewsAdmin on December 10, 2012
The abductors of the Professor Kanene Okonjo, the mother of Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala have demanded for a ransom of $ 1 billion. Street Journal gathered that the kidnappers contacted the family on Monday morning. Professor Iweala was abducted on Sunday afternoon by gunmen who stormed her husband’s palace at Ogwashi Uku in two [...]
By NewsAdmin on December 9, 2012
The mother of Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo Iweala was on Sunday whisked to an unknown destination by kidnappers. The finance Minister’s mother
By NewsAdmin on October 15, 2012
Hon Nwokocha Augustine, the Rivers State Commissioner for Power has been kidnapped. The Commissioner was abducted along with his Personal Assistant, Samson. The Commissioner was kidnapped in Ede, Onelga Local Government Area of Rivers
By NewsAdmin on May 31, 2012
For the second time in a spate of two months, the Joint Task Force has failed in its bid to rescue kidnapped foreign nationals from their abductors. Raufach Edgar, a German national was killed in Kano by his abductors on Thursday morning before the Joint Task Force could rescue him. Edgar who was an Engineer [...]
By NewsAdmin on October 14, 2011
The Imo State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry, Lady Chioma Ogoke, who was abducted in Owerri some days ago has regained her freedom. Street Journal gathered that the Commissioner was set free by her abductors on Thursday.
By NewsAdmin on October 10, 2011
In absolute defiance of Governor Rochas Okorocha’s recently declared war on kidnappers and their activities in Imo State, the perpetrators of the nefarious act have struck again in the state. This time, they showed readiness to confront the constituted authority in the state as their victim happened to be the Imo State Commissioner for Commerce [...]
By NewsAdmin on August 17, 2011
An uncle of Dr. Pius Osunyikanmi, President Goodluck Jonathan’s Special Adviser on International Relations has been kidnapped. The victim, Mr. Samuel Adegboyega is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of SOWSCO Well Services Nigeria Limited, Port-Harcourt, Street Journal gathered that unknown gunmen seized him in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital around 8.30 p.m. [...]