Archive for September, 2011

September 28, 2011, No comments

On Monday 26th September, the Special Committee on Peace Building invited various communities within the Jos metropolis for a parley on how to end the incessant killings on the Plateau. The seven-man committee was recently inaugurated on the floor of the Plateau State House of Assembly on September 12. It contains the immediate past Speaker, Istifanus Mwansat as […]

Ties Between Security Forces and Boko Haram?

September 28, 2011, No comments

By V. AL-PEA The Federal Government is now investigating several security chiefs under suspicion of having alliances with Boko Haram. The suspicion ar ...


September 14, 2011, No comments

Editorial Along with coining the wrong name for Islamic banking, there are some critical issues that have been left out of the debate to introduce thi ...

Zamfara State Court Issues Cruel Shariah Sentence

September 13, 2011, No comments

By Public Information Project Management (PIPROM) on 9/10/2011 The wrists of Auwalu Abubaka(23) and Lawalli Musa(22) would be amputated in public, a c ...

    September 12, 2011, No comments

    As violence continues in Northern Nigeria and the Middle Belt, two bombs exploded in Jos on Sunday September the 11th. The bombs, which were placed about 35 meters apart at a popular social spot in West of Mines, went off alternately. The f ...

    September 12, 2011, No comments

    54 PEOPLE PEOPLE ARRESTED! By V. AL-PEA About 54 persons have been arrested in connection with the unabated grisly killings in Jos. The Commissioner for Information and immediate former General Manager of the state owned radio and televisio ...

  • Operation Rainbow Pt. 2
    September 7, 2011, No comments

    The following is the second half of an interview with Air Vice Marshal Bala Danbaba, Plateau State Coordinator for Operation Rainbow. Click here to read the first half. TMV: In view of the protracted crises the state has experienced, what p ...