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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, […]
Kidnapping: The New Wave Boko Haram
By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi. Chief Obafemi Awolowo had once said that, “The children of the poor you failed to train will never let your children have peace”. The spate of kidnappings and banditry all over the country has become the most pertinent and worrisome issue in Nigeria now and it has fast become […]
Sudan: Home sweet home.
By Tahir Ibrahim Tahir Talban Bauchi. Sudan has been a hotbed of conflicts in the last twenty years. It has seen so many military take overs, ethnic conflicts, and has had two civil wars. A culturally very rich country, it is also rich in mineral resources especially Gold. Aside its internal political and ethnic tensions […]