Governor Ayo Fayose visited Ipao Ekiti town today following the killing of one man by suspected Fulani herdsmen on Sunday. The governor, who arrived Ekiti State yesterday evening mobilised Soldiers, Policemen, Civil Defence and local hunters to the town to prevent further loss of lives.He warned against people taking laws into their hands and directed that a committee should be set up to look into the immediate and remote causes of incessant attacks in Ipao Ekiti and surrounding towns.
Troops of Operation LAFIYA DOLE have dislodged Boko Haram terrorists from one of their highly fortified hideouts around S-Shape part of the Sambisa forest in Borno State.
The exercise is part of their continued clearance operation against all known hideouts of Boko Haram terrorists within the large expanse of Sambisa forest.
Colonel Onyema Nwachukwu, Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command Operation LAFIYA DOLE said The location was hitherto believed to be one of their prized locations.
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The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II in a bid to give ideas to President Muhammadu Buhari on the matter of youth unemployment while urging political office holders to make sacrifices and salvage the country from its current economic crises, has advised that salaries of National Assembly members and ministers be slashed by half.