Dr Lame: A Political Pillar Falls in Bauchi
By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi. On the 26th of May, we were awaken by the sad news of the demise of Dr. Ibrahim Yakubu Lame, Chairman of the board of The Nigeria Airspace Management Agency. He died at Niziamiye, the Nigeria – Turkish Hospital at Abuja. He died at around 4 am, after hospitalisation […]
JANUARY 15th 1966 AND THE MARTYDOM OF OUR HEROES PAST.
57 years ago today, on the night of January 15th 1966, the following individuals were murdered in cold blood by a group of mutinous young army officers led by Major Emmanuel Arinze Ifeajuna and Major Chukwuemeka Kaduna Nzeogwu during the course of the first military coup d’etat in the history of our country. Those that […]
Mayday mayday on Easter day.
The Nigerian Airforce lost communication with one of its Alpha jets (NAF475) on Wednesday evening. It lost communication with radar while on an interdiction mission, providing support for ground troops in Borno state. Search and rescue operations were on as 24 hrs after, there was no sign of contact with the jet. 48 hrs after, […]