Two Boko Haram Factions Ready for Dialogue – Arrested Sect Commander

[Premium Times] Two factions of the Boko Haram insurgency group may be ready for talks with the federal government, Abdulkadir Abubakar, a former commander of the group has claimed.

[Premium Times] Two factions of the Boko Haram insurgency group may be ready for talks with the federal government, Abdulkadir Abubakar, a former commander of the group has claimed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari’s Return ‘Deserves to Be Celebrated’ – PDP Governor

[Premium Times] The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to Nigeria after 103 days in London for medical treatment deserves to be celebrated.

[Premium Times] The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, has said President Muhammadu Buhari's return to Nigeria after 103 days in London for medical treatment deserves to be celebrated.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Commander Confesses to Leading Operation to Kidnap Chibok Girls

[Premium Times] A member of the Boko Haram, identified as a commander in the terror group, has confessed to leading the operation to kidnap the Chibok girls in 2014.

[Premium Times] A member of the Boko Haram, identified as a commander in the terror group, has confessed to leading the operation to kidnap the Chibok girls in 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Remains Buhari’s Closest Adviser, Confidante – Presidency

[Premium Times] The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, remains the closest adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari and is not fenced by any ‘cabal’, the presidency has said.

[Premium Times] The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, remains the closest adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari and is not fenced by any 'cabal', the presidency has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anti-Corruption Activists Warn Against ‘Shadow Boxing’ Between Magu, AGF Malami

[Premium Times] Some anti-corruption campaigners on Sunday warned against a feud between the acting chairman of the anti-graft EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami.

[Premium Times] Some anti-corruption campaigners on Sunday warned against a feud between the acting chairman of the anti-graft EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, and the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s d’Tigress Emerge African Champions

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Senior Women’s Basketball team, D’Tigress, have been crowned African champions again following their 65-48 win over Senegal on Sunday in the final of the 2017 Afrobasket Championships.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Senior Women's Basketball team, D'Tigress, have been crowned African champions again following their 65-48 win over Senegal on Sunday in the final of the 2017 Afrobasket Championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Long-Jump Champ Samaai Returns Home

[News24Wire] Having overcome multiple injury troubles, long jump star Ruswahl Samaai , said he was delighted with his season after returning home from a successful international campaign on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Having overcome multiple injury troubles, long jump star Ruswahl Samaai , said he was delighted with his season after returning home from a successful international campaign on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa