Insecurity

The Neglected People of Bakassi

The StoryRelocated residents of the Bakassi Peninsular, a former territory of Nigeria, have decried their neglect by the Nigerian government. Is the place not part of Cameroon now?Yes, it is. But despite the ruling that ceded the territory to Cameroon, some residents expressed their preference for Nigeria. And about two decades after being ceded to

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A Kukah Blame

The StoryThe Presidency has blamed the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Matthew Kukah, and others for the delay in the delivery of 12 Super Tucano fighter jets from the United States. How are they to blame for the delay?In a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba

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Cooking danger in the eyes

The StoryWhen celebrity chef José Andrés accepted a $100m award from Jeff Bezos last summer, he said he would use the money to advance the work of his nonprofit World Central Kitchen. What does the nonprofit do?The World Central Kitchen aides in areas around the globe affected by natural disasters, setting up community kitchens that

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Obasanjo: Buhari’s Govt Overwhelmed by Insecurity

The Story Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has bemoaned Nigeria’s worsening insecurity challenge, as he said the current government is clearly overwhelmed by the crisis. Did he write another open letter? No, Obasanjo said this at his residence in Abeokuta, during a consultation visit by a presidential aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Dr. Ugochukwu

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