Afternoon Update: 43 Farmers Killed By Boko Haram Were Not Given Permission- Garba Shehu, Nigerian Military Blames Civilians For Northeast Insecurity, Wizkid, Beyonce’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’ Wins Video Of The Year

43 Farmers Killed By Boko Haram Were Not Given Permission – Buhari’s Aide, Garba Shehu

The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, has said the 43 farmers killed by Boko Haram on Saturday, did not have military clearance to be on the rice farms when the attack happened.

Shehu stated this during an interview with BBC on Monday.

He said although he was not blaming the victims for the incident, the truth must be said…READ MORE>>>


Nigerian Military Blames Civilians For Northeast Insecurity, Attacks On Troops

The Nigerian military has accused civilians of failing to provide information about terrorists and their activities.

Major General John Enenche, Coordinator of Defence Media Operations, on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, dismissed the allegations of sabotage made against the military.

He insisted that for effectiveness of operations, citizens must offer credible intelligence…READ MORE>>>


Saraki Reacts To Boko Haram Killing Of Borno Rice Farmers

Bukola Saraki, a former Senate President, has condemned the massacre of some rice farmers in Jere Local Government Area of Borno State.

Saraki urged the government to assemble qualified Nigerians to restructure the country’s security system.

He made the call while describing the killing by Boko Haram as tragic and despicable…READ MORE>>>


Borno Massacre: Army Reveals How Boko Haram Deceived Farmers

Nigerian Army on Tuesday, disclosed that the 43 farmers killed on Saturday at Zambamari were in close contacts with the Boko Haram terrorists without informing the Nigerian authorities.

The Defence Spokesperson, Major General John Eneche on Monday while speaking on Sunrise Daily on Channels TV said the insurgents deceived the farmers that they will be preaching to them.

Eneche also disclosed that Boko Haram informants are informing the insurgents about the movement of the army, while other citizens in the area are refusing to give information to the army…READ MORE>>>

Man Utd Striker, Cavani Facing Three-Match Ban

Manchester United striker, Edinson Cavani, will face a three-game ban from the Football Association (FA), if he is found guilty of using racist or discriminatory language on social media.

The FA is investigating the Uruguayan‘s social media post, which he sent after Sunday’s comeback win at Southampton.

Cavani used the phrase “gracias n******” to thank a fan who praised his two-goal haul…READ MORE>>>


Gbolagade Busari, Ex-3SC Chair Is Dead

The immediate past chairman of Shooting Stars Football Club (3SC) of Ibadan, Hon. Gbolagade Busari is dead.

DAILY POST gathered that Busari fondly known as Buso died on Monday.

He died at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan.

It was gathered that he would be buried later today…READ MORE>>>


2020 BET Soul Train Awards: Wizkid, Beyonce’s ‘Brown Skin Girl’ Wins Video Of The Year

Self-acclaimed Starboy and multiple award winning Nigerian singer, Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, known professionally as Wizkid, has bagged another award following his recent win at the 2020 BET Soul Train Award.

International award-winning collaborative single, ‘Brown Skin Girl’ by Beyonce and Wizkid, emerged winner in the ‘Video Of The Year‘ category.

BET shared the good news on its official Twitter page and congratulated the winners…READ MORE>>>


Tragedy As Navy Sailor Die In Boat Race In Lagos

Tragedy struck at the Navy Sailing Club, Ojo, Lagos on Saturday as a Nigerian Navy (NN) athlete identified as POPTI Dennis Emmanuel died during a memorial boat race.

Emmanuel was among participants of the late Captain PPO Okpe Memorial Boat Race when his laser boat went aground during a test run at the club’s waterfront in Navy Town.

It was gathered that onlookers initially thought he went underwater to bring up his boat, a usual practice by racers, until he never came up again…READ MORE>>>


How God Promised Me I Would Be Governor – Oyetola

Adegboyega Oyetola has narrated he received a vision of becoming the Governor of Osun state long before he joined the race.

Oyetola who disclosed this while addressing a congregation at a service held to commemorate the second anniversary of his administration at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Osun Province 1 Headquarters, Osogbo, on Sunday November 29, stated that the revelation has continued to give him confidence of victory each time he is faced with legal and political battles since becoming governor.

He said;…