Gabon coup: A result of rich nation, poor people?

Gabon is a Central African country, very rich in natural resources which include uranium, oil, wildlife, iron ore and timber. It is the world’s second-largest producer of manganese and holds…

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Who is working against the Nigerian soldier?

The first duty of a soldier is to secure the integrity of the nation’s sovereignty. To fight for the honour of the nation and secure her interest. To serve as…

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The death of Alex Badeh and other military personnel

Just yesterday, there was a breaking news of the assassination of former Nigerian Chief of Defence Staff, Air Chief Marshal Alex S. Badeh. Badeh, a four-star General of the Nigerian…

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Are Nigerian soldiers doing thankless job?

I have watched as other countries hold very dear the job of a soldier. The sacrifices they make. Their families are respected and the citizens honour them. I have watched…

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Nigerian crackdown on Shiite group sparks fears of escalation

(AFP) At least three people were killed when supporters of an imprisoned Shiite cleric clashed with security forces during a protest march in Abuja, prompting warnings to the government that…

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